Website IQbusiness South Africa

We are looking for a Data Analysts who are keen to diversify into the governance space. They will be joining a dynamic and diverse team of Data Specialists at IQbusiness. We are seeking people that are passionate about using data to solve problems, to turn data into information and information into insight that will lead to informed business decisions.

We are committed to growing each individual and providing them with the challenges, feedback and support needed to achieve success in their career.

Key Responsibilities And/or Outputs

  • Interpret data, analyze results and interpret trends enabling continuous improvement in data quality and overall business performance
  • Create detailed specifications that specify data sources, data flows, data transformations, data storage and reporting
  • Produce documentation such as source-to-target-maps, data dictionaries and data models
  • Create test cases and scenarios used to ensure quality assurance
  • Interact and collaborate with technical and business stakeholders to identify data sources, find data definitions for master and metadata as well as formulate and implement solutions
  • Promote the use of existing enterprise and divisional data standards to enhance data quality, ensure constant compliance and adherence to data governance principles
  • Promote reusability, maintainability, reliability, and scalability in design and development of data solutions
  • Process live and confidential data according to specified guidelines
  • Evaluate changes and updates to source production systems that could impact reporting and eventually business decisions

Requirements

  • 3 – 6 years of experience in analyzing and using data to solve problems
  • Relevant Bachelors’ Degree / Diploma / recognised qualification from an accredited tertiary institution preferably ICT
  • Knowledge and/or experience in Data frameworks, practices and tooling (e.g. DAMA, Apache, etc)
  • Demonstrates knowledge of database and data warehouse design
  • Proven experience building logical and physical data models using industry best practices, patterns and frameworks
  • Practical technical experience using database management tools(SQL) and reporting tools(Power BI)
  • Familiarity with BI methodologies such as Kimball and Inman
  • Has analytical skills and demonstrates a deep interest in research
  • Demonstrates the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to draw actionable insights from raw data and information to help further the business’s cause
  • Ability to communicate well with different types of stakeholders, adapt to different project environments and play a flexible role in projects
  • Have a drivers’ license and a willingness to travel

Please note: As all IQbusiness roles require honesty in the handling of or access to cash, finances, financial systems, or confidential information; our recruitment process requires that the following background checks be completed: credit, criminal, ID and qualification verification

IQbusiness is committed to sustainable growth and transformation, we embrace diversity and employ previously disadvantaged individuals

To apply for this job please visit iqbusinesscareers.simplify.hr.