Data Analyst

Job Ref: 50189716
Sector: Data & Analytics
Date Added: 13 February 2018
  • Edinburgh, Scotland
  • £34,000 - £400,000 per Annum
  • Nancy Simmons
  • 0207 654 1018

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Data Analyst Opportunity based in Edinburgh, long term career opportunity with competitive package on offer, please apply and I will call you to go through the details!

Key accountability's

  • Ensuring design and standards being adopted into the Infrastructure are in line with Group protocols and IT policy. Working with project leads to ensure all requirements are captured, accurately articulated.
  • Maintain all databases, applications and servers to ensure continuation of live service. Ensure backups and archives are adequate for recovery as and when necessary.
  • Maintain a strong network of contacts and best practices within and out with the Group, scanning the market to maintain knowledge of technology advancements in solution development and considering new ways to add value
  • Proactively review and assess risks presented by our infrastructure with robust documentation and action plans to mitigate and control risk with quantifiable improvements in data availability and accuracy.
  • Ensure you execute all activities in an ethical and social responsible manner compliant with Group policies
  • Manage any outages or incidents to ensure the root cause, impacts and solutions are quickly identified with effective communication and prioritisation with stakeholders throughout the duration of the outage.

Additional information

Specific skills or knowledge details

Expert knowledge and good experience of developing in:

  • SQL Server 2014 and older versions
  • Transact SQL
  • Application Development (SQL Server, Access, Web Based, VB etc.)
  • SSIS (SQL Server Integration Services) including SSIS Reporting
  • Database design & Administration Activities
  • SQL Server roles and security
  • Query profiling and optimisation
  • Performance monitoring
  • Capacity planning
  • C/C++ & C#/Java
  • VBA and .net

Highly Desirable

  • Tableau Visual Dashboard creation
  • Pega workflow software
  • Analytical/Statistical skills (SAS etc.)

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age