Data Analyst - 12033

Data Analyst
ID: 12033
Location:  Sandton
Contract 6 - 12 months (possible extention)
Salary:  Market related dependent upon experience

A leading digital solutions and technology services company that specialises in partnering with global organisations across industries on their Digital Transformation journey is looking a Data Analyst to join their team.
Primary responsibility is to define the data lifecycle, including data models and data source for analytics platform, gathering data from business cleaning them in order to provide ready-to-work inputs for Data Scientists.
  • Conduct advanced statistical analysis to provide actionable insights, identify trends and measure performance
  • Have an excellent understanding of business problems and design end-to-end analytics
  • Data models and meta data management
  • 5-7 years of experience in a statistical and/or data science role
  • Experience working with large data sets, simulation/optimisation and distributed computing tools
  • Experience in working with large datasets, relational databases (SQL) and distributed systems (Hadoop, Hive)
  • Experience in statistical software
  • Working experience and strong understanding of analytics and analytical modelling, principles and practices
  • Experience with SQL (MySQL and MSSQL primarily) is a must
  • Specific experience in machine learning, statistical modelling, graph modelling and date mining techniques
  • A B.Sc. degree in Computer Science / Mathematical / Statistics
  • 5-7 years Relevant Experience