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Business Analyst

Job Title: Business Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Plymouth, Devon
Industry:
Salary: £30 - £45 per hour + LTD Company
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 1807-50_1532528808
Contact Name: Ashley Henson MIRP
Contact Email: ashley.henson@sitecgroup.com
Job Published: July 25, 2018 15:26

Job Description

Sitec are currently recruiting for a Business Analyst for our clients location in Plymouth. This is a contract role, initially for an estimated period of 12 months.


DESCRIPTION:
* Conduct Extract, Transform and Load processes on data from multiple sources into QlikView and Power BI
* Conduct historical data analysis to identify trends and areas for improvement.
* Create and maintain technical design documentation for continued development and reference where required
* Design and develop models and simulations to test business options and choices.
* Design and develop scripts which import data from source systems
* Employ methods to identify gaps in data accuracy, assurance and consistency to be able to drive improvement within the business
* Peer review colleagues work.
* Perform analysis of source systems and data for modelling and simulation.
* Perform analysis of source systems and data to model that data in QlikView and Power BI
* Perform coding to a high level which meets business requirements and standards.
* Provide input to requirement setting, proposing and selecting appropriate design alternatives and metrics to meet user requirements and provide effective decision support outputs
* Provide self-driven analysis on historic data to identify trends and areas for improvement
* Testing of both the developer's own work, as well as peer review of colleagues to create a collaborative and constructive development environment
* Work directly with business users to conduct requirement capture, prototype work and conduct user acceptance testing.


TECHNICAL EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS

Essential
* Experience in Business Intelligence (BI) applications and dashboard reporting - preferably QlikView, Qliksense and/or Power BI
* Experience in calculating and reporting KPI, PI and balanced scorecards
* Experience in data analysis and reporting
* Experience of Extracting, Transforming and Loading (ETL) complex big data
* Experienced in creating and managing databases - Microsoft SQL and Oracle
* Full driving licence
* Scripting of ETL processes to automate extractions and transformations
* Understanding of business processes and identifying improvements

Desirable
* Experience of Extracting, Transforming and Loading (ETL) complex big data
* Degree educated in Mathematics, Statistics or Computer Science.
* Experience of designing and implementing hardware, software and system solutions
* Understanding of business processes and identifying improvements

Skills Profile
* Demonstrates a desire to provide effective decision support to deliver benefits
* Demonstrates a knowledge and application of data collection, analysis and reporting
* Detail-orientated with proven analytical skills.
* Excellent problem-solving skills and the ability to effectively communicate complex problems and associated solutions.
* Strong communication skills at multiple levels of both internal and external stakeholders.

Behavioural and Leadership Competency Profile
* Leadership Performance - Establishes measurement systems that encourages desired and appropriate behaviours & performance; Leads by example, drives for high performance.
* Leading Innovation and Change - Takes responsibility for driving change forward; Is able to facilitate and lead change to maximize business results.
* Leading People and Teams - Identifies and communicates clear roles, responsibilities, expectations and measures; Builds and maintains strong relationships both functionally and cross-functionally.
* Leading Customer Focus - Commits to meeting the expectations and requirements of internal and external stakeholders.
* Leading Culture - Leads by example, openly and honestly.


SECURITY:
Successful applicants will need a background to enable an SC Security Clearance

This vacancy is being advertised by Sitec.