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Assesses, gathers and prepares multiple types of data from a diverse array of sources. Combines and analyzes data through the creation and execution of reports, models, ad hoc requests, dashboards, deliverables, etc for end-users. Ensures data quality, accuracy, consistency, reliability and completeness, analyzes results, and provides potential solutions which impact operations, programs, planning, trends and opportunities.

Primary Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Creates and maintains reports, datasets, ad hoc requests, dashboards, metrics, data generators, etc for end-users using system tools and database or data warehouse queries and scripts.
  • Determines data needs. Access and extracts data from diverse sources residing on multiple platforms and create data models by combining, synthesizing and structuring data.
  • Conduct data analysis and capture, develop, and document data definitions, business rules, and data quality requirements. Collect, analyze, and validate data prior to it being used or stored.
  • Utilizing working knowledge, uses analytical tools to perform quantitative analysis. Interpret data, analyze results, and provide insights to address business questions, identifies insights and potential solutions, and highlights interesting findings.
  • Ensure data integrity, consistency and reliability by performing quality data audits and analysis. Identify areas of improvement in data collection processes or systems.
  • Applies problem solving to improve data analysis capabilities for assigned business area.
  • Assists business areas with report and metrics development.
  • Shares best practices with peers.

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, MIS, Mathematics, Statistics, Business or related field.
  • 3+ years of experience/knowledge in data analysis, reporting or application development.
  • Experience and Expertise with PowerBI
  • Experience with data in the cloud, experience with AWS Redshift, Aurora, Glue, and Lambda, a plus
  • Experience with Data Modeling, a plus
  • Ability to deliver results and recommendations in written, verbal and presentation form for technical audiences.
  • Skills in problem solving, research, quantitative analysis and analytical working techniques.
  • Strong aptitude and desire for learning new platforms, development, analytic and presentation tools.
  • Demonstrated ability to gather information systematically; consider a broad range of issues or factors and use accurate logic in analysis.
  • Initiative to independently design and develop own deliverables while still being a team player.
  • Ability to be manage and prioritize concurrent assignments, and handle ambiguity.
  • Creative and innovative in problem solving and formulating solutions.

This job is not covered by the existing Collective Bargaining Agreement.

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