Job Openings Data Analyst III

About the job Data Analyst III

Gentis Solutions is seeking a Lead Data Analyst to join our team. This contract position is with one of our Fortune 50 clients interested in full-time consultants. The ideal candidates will have the required skills listed below and will be eligible and open to be hired by our client at the end of the project’s duration. This position works alongside an existing team and leverages enterprise-level technologies and processes. If you would like to work at a company that has been recognized for its diversity and inclusion, its work to drive positive social change, and as an environmental leader, make sure you apply below.

Requirements

  • Strong technical skills using SQL, PySpark, BigQuery or similar
  • Familiarity with Hadoop, Cloud (Azure), Oracle, Snowflake or other similar technologies
  • Technical understanding of data, flow diagrams, some ability to read code and scripts
  • Ability to interpret data and communicate results to both technical and business stakeholders
  • Ability to create high level data flow diagrams for a solution and facilitate collaborative cross functional review sessions to validate feasibility of the design to achieve the anticipated value
  • Ability to guide the customers of your data in identifying business requirements, analysis, specification, and the ability to apply them in practice for implementing solutions
  • Problem solving, critical thinking and analytical skills
  • Planning, organizational and time management skills
  • Comfort with ambiguity – remains confident, positive and resourceful in the face of ambiguity and unexpected results; recovers quickly from setbacks
  • Exhibits qualities of and have proven to be a great teammate
  • Verbal and written communication skills, ability to translate between business and technical
  • Familiar with or having a Product Mindset and applying Platform Thinking
  • Technical acumen – grasps the technical details to collaborate with product managers, engineers, architecture, and data scientists
  • Business acumen – grasps how the work ladders into the overall company objectives; ability to collaborate with product managers and business stakeholders, removing the technical complexities so as to be easily understood
  • 5-7 years relevant experience
  • Education: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience

Desirable Skills

  • Data SME with deep understanding of your data
  • Curious data wizard with built-in curiosity that intrinsically makes you the subject matter expert
  • Data Steward – guardian and maintainer of the data architecture; ensuring your data is easily discoverable, addressable, trustworthy, self-describing, interoperable, secure and follows global standards
  • Be an information conduit for data, collaborating with cross functional teams (product managers, engineers, data scientists) to solve business problems
  • Persistent and passionate data miners – experienced in interrogating, interpreting and effectively communicating findings by:
  1. mapping and documenting how new data fits into the ecosystem
  2. understanding the impact of changes to downstream consumption
  3. finding the root cause to anomalies and collaborating on the corrective course of action
  4. providing “as-is” data insights

Typical Duties

  • Experience in managing data quality and measuring data fitness including investigating anomalies and defining metrics for ongoing data validation to build and maintain the trust of your consumers
  • Experience in data virtualization techniques such as data libraries and APIs
  • Understanding different types of data interactions – the ways and reasons to interact from data discovery through productionizing
  • Familiar with interpreting Data Governance, Privacy and Contracts to document guidelines around data confidentiality, security / access and use conditions
  • Provide input and feedback into a product roadmap and overall integration of data with products taking into account the data lifecycle
  • Manage data with a product mindset – focus on outcomes (over outputs), problems to solve, the goals of your data and key metrics of success; as part of the team, responsible to collaboratively work together to think of a strategy that is believed to result in the best product solution for our customers
  • Experience collaborating with vendor technical teams – coordinating issues, new data needs or requesting enhancements
  • Guard and maintain the data architecture; ensuring your data is easily discoverable, addressable, trustworthy, self-describing, interoperable, secure and follows global standards
  • Be an information conduit for data, collaborating with cross functional teams (product managers, engineers, data scientists) to solve business problems
  • Communicate findings by mapping and documenting how new data fits into the ecosystem understanding the impact of changes to downstream consumption
  • Find the root cause to anomalies and collaborate on the corrective course of action
  • Provide input and feedback into a product roadmap and overall integration of data with products taking into account the data lifecycle
  • Manage data with a product mindset – focus on outcomes (over outputs), problems to solve, the goals of your data and key metrics of success; as part of the team, responsible to collaboratively work together to think of a strategy that is believed to result in the best product solution for our customers
  • Collaborate with vendor technical teams – coordinating issues, new data needs or requesting enhancements

Compensation & Benefits

Gentis Solutions offers industry leading employment packages for its professionals. Full-time Gentis employees can expect compensation at above market rates with exceptional benefits such as:

  • Full premium coverage of health, dental, & vision.
  • Fully matched 401K plan
  • PTO plan that reaches 4 weeks of time off
  • Maternity/Paternity Leave, and more