Data Analyst

Global Consulting organisation is hiring for a Data Analyst for their team, on a permanent basis. This role is based in London and offering a salary of £55K - £70K + Bonus + Full Benefits.

The Data Analyst provides business and technical expertise in collecting, analyzing, mining data to support enterprise data management solutions. The Data Analyst will work on, and may lead, project teams to support a variety of customer needs in the design and development of data and data warehouse solutions. They will also play an advisory role in the analysis of source data, modelling, ETL solution design, development and testing.

Responsibilities include:
*Analysis of source systems to understand the data, types of data, relationships and quality.
*Collaborate with the business and technical teams to identify source systems
*Create functional & technical documents documenting the plan and findings of analysis in order to act as a foundation of knowledge of the data within a system
*Collaborate with business users to identify attributes that require data quality and corresponding business rules. Profile data, analyze user requirements, and translate & apply business rules to data quality rules.
*Contribute to corporate data management best practices and implementation methodologies by reviewing, updating, developing documents such as templates, presentations, training, etc.
*Lead and mentor junior developers in data quality standards, best practices, etc.
*Participate in the creation and management of engagement proposals and Statements of Work.

Skills and Experience:
*At least 3 years experience within data analysis and use of tools such as Talend, Informatica, Trillium.
*Strong understanding of data quality best practices and concepts
*Strong understanding of database design and development methodology, including query optimisation
*Hands-on experience with large scale data warehousing and analytics projects
*Strong SQL skills required
*ETL experience a plus

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities
*Ability to contribute to conceptual data modeling sessions to accurately define business processes.
*Ability to lead team members, directly or indirectly, in completing high-quality major deliverables and produces results.
*Demonstrated ability to serve as a trusted advisor that builds influence with client management beyond simply EDM.
*Excels in a fast paced, agile environment where critical thinking and strong problem solving skills.
*Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
*Must possess a comprehensive understanding of relational databases and technical documentation.

Please apply for immediate interview.

The JM Group is operating and advertising as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for interim / contract / temporary positions. The JM Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and we encourage applicants from all backgrounds.