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Data Analyst (Mid-level)

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Silver Search Inc

Data Analyst (Mid-level) Jersey City, NJ

Our client is a well-established Risk and Analytics organization based in Jersey City, NJ. Currently they are looking for a mid-level Data Analyst to join an existing team! This role is remote for now but will be hybrid onsite beginning around March/April. This is a contract-to-hire role. Only local candidates will be considered.

About the role:

The Data Analyst will work alongside the data and engineering team to provide data related support, which includes: data profiling, data management and data reporting. He/She will analyze, profile, and ingest the data, troubleshoot, and investigate data inconsistencies and/or issues while working directly with cross functional teams in the organization. This role offers tremendous visibility and career growth into data engineering and data management. THIS IS A DATA ANALYST ROLEnot an engineer or scientist.

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with cross-functional business and technical teams to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate data from multiple data sources.
  • Investigate and perform complex analyses on disparate datasets using data profiling skills and centralize them into a datahub for consistency, completeness, accuracy, and reasonableness
  • Support development, enhancement, standardization, and maintenance of multiple datasets
  • Make automation recommendations for the smooth data ingestion and dissemination process
  • Ability to collaborate with product owners and business users to understand the requirements and incorporate the feedback in the system and process
  • Ensure the data quality using data validation checks and performing data QA on the implemented data processes
  • Collaborate with data office to align the project deliverables with strategic initiatives
  • Ability to write mappings documents within and across datasets
  • Create reports for internal teams and/or external clients
  • Experience in Data cataloging, Data visualization and Data lineage

Required skills:

  • Must be able to work on a contract-to-hire basis (sorry, they are unable to consider candidates with student visas)
  • Local to NYC (able to commute to Jersey City once they reopen, on a hybrid basis)
  • Minimum 5 years of data management experience, with expertise in SQL
  • Proficient in MS Office Excel, Word, PowerPoint
  • Experience with Python or a relevant programming language is a plus
  • Experience with cloud/AWS is a plus
  • Analytical, organized, and proactive mindset with attention to details
  • Knowledge of data visualization tools, data dictionaries, data metadata repositories
  • Familiarity with ETL concepts is preferred
  • Strong problem-solving skills

Tagged as: Data Analyst (Mid-level)