Data Business Analyst

Location: Sydney
Job Type: Contract
Discipline: Technology, Data & Transformation Sydney
Salary: $700 - $800 inc super daily
Reference: 1256659
Posted: 12 days ago
About our client:
  
Our client is an iconic Australian brand within the global financial services sector. As an organisation they have invested heavily into their data environments, building advance analytics platforms, which they view as key to driving digital transformation across the business.
In addition to driving digital transformation to improve operations they are using it to address changes in both local and international regulation. At the heart of these programmes of work is data transformation.
  
The role:                                                             
  
You will take a key role in driving data transformation across the bank. You will assume the role of a Lead tech business analyst working within across our client’s enterprise information management strategy. This is a true consulting role as you will meet senior stakeholder across the business, spend time understanding their operational goals and educating them on what is and isn’t possible to achieve through data transformation.
  
Specific responsibilities will include:
  
Lead stakeholder interviews to gather business requirements, identifying key data and information needed to meet operation goals. Translating this into functional requirements
Take a lead in educating the business in the importance of data quality and data management principles
Bridge the gap between the business and technical teams, work closely with data analysts and ETL developers ensuring data is fit for purpose
Analysis of current data sources within the enterprise data warehouse
Implement data management tools and data governance frameworks
Onboard new data sources/pipelines, ensure the project is managed seamless working with both business and technical teams
  
The successful candidate will be able to satisfy the following criteria:
  
Minimum three years working as a business analyst/technical business analyst
Minimum four years experience working in data environments, this could be across the data warehouse, BI or big data environments
Exceptional stakeholder management skills with the ability to educate non data people on data
Proven experience mapping data requirements and implementing data governance principles
Strong SQL skills, proven ability to write SQL scripts and analyse data sets
Ability to build data queries using tools such as Hive, Impala, Presto along.
Proven experience working across the ETL process, ability to work closely and translate requirements ETL teams
Work with data frameworks and have an understanding of data quality and its importance to project success
Knowledge of regulatory reporting principles would be advantageous
  
What’s on offer?
  
An enticing day rate ranging from $700 - $800 per day inclusive of super. World class leadership and mentor program. Access to Australia’s brightest minds and thought leaders within the advance analytics space.