Senior Data (Big Data) Analyst- Midwest

Senior Data (Big Data) Analyst- Midwest

Recruiters Comments: Our multi-national client is currently seeking Senior Data (Big Data) Analyst for an initial 6-month contract role within a regulated environment in the mid-west region. Competitive daily rate on offer.

Job Description:

Roles and Responsibilities
·        Ability to work on systems- collect, store, process and provide optimal solutions to analyse and visualize data.
·        Leads to the latest technologies in the Big Data and Analytics area
·        Demonstrates expertise in a variety of data system concepts, practices, and procedures.
·        You will be responsible for Troubleshoots and supports existing data solutions as necessary
·        Excellent understanding of emerging Big Data technologies
·        Multitasking and may provide consultation and knowledge transfer.
·        Relies on extensive experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals.
·        Monitoring performance and advising any necessary infrastructure changes
·        Defining data retention policies
·        Reports to a Project Manager or Project Lead.

Essential Skills
·        Over 3 years of experience with SQL and scripting languages (e.g. R, Python etc)
·        Strong database design experience including detailed specifications
·        Knowledge of various ETL techniques and frameworks
·        Experience with integration of data from multiple data sources
·        Good Knowledge of Data Visualization tools e.g. Tableau
·        Strong communication skills and experience in working with business to clarify requirements and specifications
·        Proficient with Microsoft Office, flowcharting tools for development of Software Lifecycle.


Non-essential skills
·        Proficient understanding of distributed computing principles
·        Experience in data mapping/transformation on Big Data platform (AWS, Cloudera)
·        Design and developing on Redshift or other mpp column store database
·        Ability and interest in evolving new languages and technologies related to Big Data platforms
·        Accepts personal responsibility for client satisfaction
·        Establishes and manages engagement objectives, expectations, and quality plan·        Works independently and/or within team to accomplish job objectives.
·        Demonstrates effective and active listening
·        Makes a positive first impression inspiring trust, credibility and confidence



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Salary: €50,000- €60,000/ annum
Recruitment Contact

Contact: Vandana Sharma

Telephone: +353(0)61209511


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