Basic Information

Job Category: IT

Location: Raleigh, North Carolina, United States

Date published: 02-Jun-2022

Job type: Full Time

Description and Requirements

About the role

Data Analyst

We are currently seeking an experienced Data Analyst to join our team in our Raleigh, NC 27513 location.

About the Role:
The Data Analyst is responsible for using their knowledge of data processing software and business development strategies to provide sound business decisions to the organization. Their duties include collaborating with other data professionals to extract data figures, creating reports based on their findings, and monitoring performance metrics to determine business initiatives’ success. 
To be successful in this role, the candidate must be detail-oriented, organized, adaptable to change, able to work independently and will need to thrive in a fast-paced environment.
We are looking for an individual who can collaborate with various internal teams, manage competing priorities, and have outstanding communication skills.

What You’ll Do:
 Core duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned 
Work with staff to identify opportunities for improvement 
Work with outside consultants/vendors 
Create reports for internal teams and external clients 
Collaborate with team members to collect and analyze data 
Use graphs, infographics, and other methods to visualize data 
Establish performance metrics to measure the effectiveness of business decisions 
Structure large data sets to find usable information 
Work with a team of analysts and other associates to process information 
Create presentations and reports based on recommendations and findings 
Provide quality assurance of imported data, working with quality assurance analysts if necessary 
Commission and decommission data sets 
Process confidential data and information according to guidelines 
Help develop reports and analysis 
Manage and design the reporting environment, including data sources, security, and metadata 
Work with internal staff to identify and address needs and requirements 
Facilitate requirements gathering sessions and analyses; then design, document, and recommend a go-forward path to meet the requirements 
Build and maintain relationships with key stakeholders 
Identify and capitalize on improvement opportunities 
Identify innovative ways to increase internal team satisfaction 
Communicate ideas and viewpoints to senior management 
Act as a liaison between executive team and IT group 
Create monthly progress reports on all projects 

Our Ideal Candidate
Education and Experience:
Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Business, or related field required. Master level candidates preferred 
5+ years of experience as a business analyst, data analyst or related role 
Experience facilitating requirements sessions 
Proven track record managing projects 
Consulting background preferred 

Required Skills and Abilities:
Effective interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to interface with personnel at all levels 
Keen attention to detail 
Analytical thinking and problem-solving skills 
Detail oriented with high standards of quality 
Ability to work confidently in a fast-paced environment 
Strong work ethic and self-starter 
Able to work independently 
Strong quantitative skills, including use and analysis of large data sets, and facility with sophisticated mathematical and statistical concepts and models 
Highly critical mindset demonstrated by asking second and third order questions developed through exploratory data analysis 
High-level experience in methodologies and processes for managing large-scale data sets and relational databases 
Knowledge of process design and workflow tools such as Visio 
Experience with data visualization tools like Tableau or Power BI 
Basic knowledge of SQL 
Outstanding skills with MS Office suite, especially Excel and PowerPoint 

What We Offer:
Competitive salary and benefits package

To Apply:
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Equal Opportunity Employer