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Senior Data Analyst in Boston, MA at Veolia North America

Date Posted: 3/4/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Senior Data Analyst will be responsible for analyzing large datasets and reviewing patterns, outliers and deviations to identify patterns and/or questions that could improve our overall business model. The Senior Data analyst will work closely with the business to understand the data processes and outcomes. This role provides leadership in the capturing and analysis of enterprise information and master data management, standards, practices and processes aligned with the goals of the organization. This role will promote and mentor Enterprise Data Management throughout the organization by governing, organizing and interpreting the enterprise data as a tool for our business. The Senior Data Analyst will be a visible and highly contributing member of the VNA team. The Senior Data Analyst will work under the leadership of the Data Governance Lead and will report to the Manager of BI/Data Governance

Key Job Responsibilities
  • Document all enterprise data with logical modeling, calculations and key metadata for use by the business users and data classification
  • Define and document data management policies and standards
  • Implement and maintain a 'Business Data Dictionary'
  • Work with business partners to analyze data and glean key business patterns, drivers, possible measures, business problem and exploratory questions to increase the value of data asset
  • Refine and improve Enterprise Business Data Management processes
  • Identify reference and master data sources and business contributors
  • Expose via Enterprise Data Management tools analytical and statistical visualizations/report as they apply to analysis findings
  • Documents and creates Modeling Layer for calculated fields and new fields in the data
  • Decision modeling to discover inputs for predictive analysis
  • Manages Modeling Layer work to appropriately join tables and tune query logic
  • Manage SQL used in the background of the Enterprise data management tools
  • Assist with definition and maintenance of Enterprise data security model
  • Assist with management and mentoring of data stewardship processes for MDM
  • Review data for accuracy and perform quality checks on the data
  • Advocates and follows best practice process adoption, suggests opportunities to improve master data operations within scope, leading to business process harmonization.
  • Create and manage locational data lakes and other external data sources as needed
  • Manage and develop aggregation models and views for performance with assistance from the data architect

Job Requirements

  • 7 years of IT experience
  • 2-3 years’ experience in Cloud-based data management
  • 2-3 years MDM experience
  • Expert-level SQL language experience
  • Passion for data and demonstrated ability to leverage data to create information
  • Experience in AI and/or Predictive a plus including R and Python skill sets
  • Experience in large-scale enterprise data rollouts a plus
  • Demonstrated ability delivering for projects with tight timelines
  • Strong ability to analyze business requirements and transform into effective data analysis
  • Strong business acumen - Repair and maintenance, financials, marketing, operations
  • Demonstrated experience with advancing new technologies with high energy and an appetite to push the envelope and learn new things
  • Able to effectively communicate status, design and approach with management/business sponsors/product managers
  • Extremely effective customer facing skills
  • Self-directed, works with limited management direction and exercise considerable latitude in determining technical objectives of assignment.