Virtusa Opportunity For Data Analyst Role in London, UK

50000.00 - 75000.00 GBP Annual + GBP50,000 - GBP75,000 per year
13 Jul 2017
22 Jul 2017
IT, Internet
Contract Type
Full Time
The Data Analyst will extensively investigate both the source and target data structures and report on their conclusions to the project team as a whole. After the investigation phase, the Data Analyst will aid in the solution design process - developing the future state approach as well as validating proposed alternatives.
Essential Characteristics:
You are a good fit for the role if you:
• Are a quick self-starter that needs minimal direction to get the job done but is willing to ask for help when you need it
• Effectively adapt your communication style based on the audience - with different communication strategies for IT technologists versus business user audiences
• Work well under tight timelines and are aggressive about producing quality deliverables on time
• Are thorough and methodical about approaching data profiling, documentation and all investigation related to data
Essential Skills
Your skills:
• Ability to communicate conclusions through writing clear documentation or through verbal communication to both business and IT users
• Attention to detail and ability to grasp underlying complexities in data
• Good working knowledge of financial Corporate & Financial markets data (significant exposure is a plus)
• Excellent ability to profile data and come to substantive conclusions in response to business questions
• Exposure to data mapping exercises
• Experience in functional and data testing
• Grasp of data modeling concepts and ability to create data flow diagrams
• Strong SQL skills with respect to data profiling and data discovery as well as high proficiency in MS Excel
• Working definitional knowledge of PL/SQL and ETL (the fundamental concepts, rather than actual scripting or development, although experience developing is a plus)