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Data Analyst

Ref: US_EN_6_971584_1454846

Posted on 11 July 2022

Modis is seeking a Data Analyst to join one of our Fortune 500 financial clients for a contract. If you're interested, please apply today!

As a Data Analyst for the Adoption and Enablement team, you will assist our customers in their modernization activities in preparation for migration to the cloud based UDAIP (Unified Data, Analytics, and AI/ML Platform) .

You will work with our customers to document and begin executing each step required for successful UDAIP migration. This effort will include leaning down tools and connectors not in the roadmap and modernization activities to supported tools and connectors. Working in an agile setting, you will execute the customer's cloud migration plan by providing various levels modernization support (Data Mapping, ETL/Data Prep, re-writing of reports). Depending on the customer's technical aptitude, you may provide minimal coaching or, in many cases, provide most of the technical resources to accomplish the tasks required for modernization.

What you will do

• For each of our customers, define the work required for modernization.

• Help in prioritizing modernization work for each use case.

• Perform data mapping exercises.

• Assist with ETL/Data Prep activities.

• Report Migration from lean down tools (SAS/Presto) to roadmap tools (Superset/Power BI/Tableau)

• Articulate any data and product gaps that are blockers toward modernization.

• Assist in coordinating proof of concepts (POCs) with customers.

• Perform BAU activities such as answering shared mailbox and Yammer questions as it relates to modernization activities.

• Assists in providing metrics for modernization accomplishments and blockers.

• Analysis, and on-going support of internally developed processes to support business initiatives.

• Automation of processes using existing tool set, including Microsoft BI Stack (SSRS, SSIS, SSAS, Excel Services, Performance Point, and PowerPivot).

• Analysis and query writing to assist in supporting key business initiatives.

Basic Qualifications

• 3 or more years experience with one or more Business Intelligence tools. (Power BI, Tableau, WebFOCUS). Data analysts with Power BI and/or WebFOCUS would be ideal.

• 3 or more years experience with SQL development

• 3 or more years experience with ETL (i.e., SSIS, Informatica) and data warehousing (i.e., SQL Server, Oracle, DB2).

• 2 or more years of experience working in an agile environment.

• Strong analytic skills with the ability to extract, collect, organize, analyze, and interpret results for insights.

Preferred Qualifications

• Experience with SAS

• Experience working with a private or public cloud.

• Experience with one or more programming languages.

• Experience with Apache Presto, Hadoop, Kafka, Spark, Cassandra, Druid and other open-source data repositories and tools.

• Experience in the financial industry.

• Bachelor's degree preferably in a related discipline, i.e., Analytics, AI/ML, Data, Computer Science.

COMMUNICATION SKILLS: This position requires good oral and written communication skills to interface with internal business clients - many having minimal technical knowledge. Ability to translate business requests into technical requirements.

TECHNICAL SKILLS: Ability to write transact-sql code to extract correct data to answer business questions. SQL Development experience. Extensive experience with creating reports using Microsoft Sql Server Reporting Services.

ADDITIONAL BENEFICIAL EXPERIENCE: Use and construction of Microsoft Sql Server Analysis Services; Sharepoint (using the BI Stack). Strong attention to detail for validation of all queries constructed. Ability to visualize data into a form that effectively answers the business question.

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