Data Analyst in Jacksonville, FL at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 10/11/2019

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Data Analyst Overview:

Signature Consultants is seeking a Data Analyst for an opportunity in Jacksonville, FL.
The Data Analyst supports and maintains data, databases, reports, and data integration solutions for the client.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Define and maintain master data for the organization
  • Document and maintain data dictionaries with structures and data types
  • Develop, implement, and maintain databases, data collection systems, data integration processes, data analytics, and other data strategies
  • Define and implement data acquisition and integration logic, selecting the appropriate combination of methods and tools to ensure security, scalability, and performance
  • Serve as Power BI Administrator
  • Create and maintain rich interactive visualizations through Power BI, integrating various data sets from multiple sources
  • Work with IT management to define organizational policy for report writing
  • Identify, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in data sets
  • Provide quality assurance procedures for filtering and cleaning data
  • Provide recommendations on industry changes surrounding data management
  • Locate and refine new process improvement opportunities
  • Work with teammates and third-party vendors to ensure adherence to data security policies

Knowledge, Skills, & Abilities:

  • Technical expertise regarding data models, database design, and data mining
  • Strong knowledge of and experience with Power BI, or similar reporting packages
  • Strong knowledge of SQL and experience with ETL
  • Strong analytical skills, with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong skills managing data in various formats (e.g., SQL, Excel, SharePoint, CSV, XML, JSON)
  • Adept at queries, report writing, and presenting findings
  • Familiarity with data warehouse environments
  • Ability to identify useful information in data sets and offer conclusions to support decision making
  • Ability to collaborate effectively and work as part of a team

Experience:

  • Minimum of five (5) years' experience as a Data Analyst
  • Minimum of three (3) years' experience with Power BI
  • Minimum of three (3) years' experience in data mining
  • Familiarity with Salesforce, Tableau, Microsoft Azure, and/or Great Plains preferred

Education:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, information management, metrics, statistics, or related field preferred. Combination of education, training, or experience may be considered in lieu of degree.

Certifications & Licensure:

  • MCSE in Data Management and Analytics preferred

Work Environment/Physical Demands:

  • General office environment; temperature controlled.
  • Up to 10% travel
  • Routinely uses standard office equipment, e.g., copiers, phones, computers, filing cabinets
  • Sitting for extended periods
  • May require lifting/carrying items up to 20 pounds

Power BI or a comparable reporting software. If they don't have experience in Power BI (maybe they've dabbled in it) then they should have a few years experience in a comparable software, such as Tableau, Crystal Reports, even Cognos (super old), or something else.

SQL. They must be able to write SQL queries. And knowing the differences (and being able to switch) between T-SQL and MySQL would be great, but not key.

The client prefers someone with data mining or data warehouse experience, but it's not as vital as the above. If they have a good understanding of data, databases, database design, ETL, then they can learn data warehousing.



About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com.

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