Position Description :
The Data Management Team is looking for a Data Specialist to join the team. You will be responsible for the Financial Services business intelligence needs in order to support operational and strategic decisions.
You must have a passion for detail, data and business processes. You must have a curious nature and a strong drive to understand and improve the existing business environment.
Your key performance areas will be :
Perform data analysis, extracts and reporting from the Enterprise Data Warehouse
Spend time with and develop understanding of key business areas in order to provide in-depth analytics
Be involved in all Financialservices projects to assist business users to identify data components of their projects. Ensure effective change management processes, protecting Business Intelligence standards.
Drive insight derived from data exploration to the business.
To qualify for this position, you will need :
Prior work experience
A relevant tertiary qualification. (Preferably Business Science IT)
Prior Data warehouse experience (at least 5 - 7 years)
Excellent knowledge of dimensional databases; including experience in creating optimized scripts / queries and database architecture
Knowledge of Tableau or similar reporting front-end advantageous, with proven data visualisation skill
Working knowledge of database architecture
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
Working knowledge of business analysis and creating business requirements document
Multi-tasking with the ability to focus and attend to multiple things
To be able to perform at a high level of accuracy with little supervision
To be self-motivated, well organised and able to work under pressure to tight deadlines
Proven written and verbal communication skill
Preference will be given, but not limited to, candidates from designated groups in terms of the Employment Equity Act.