Data/Business Analyst

Data Analyst / Business Analyst / Cognos / Banking / Contract / London


A leading UK Bank are looking for a Hybrid to work as a Data Analyst with a strong Business Analyst focus. The required Data Analyst will be required to work on a large data extraction project as part of a digital intelligence business team. Within this position the Data/Business Analyst will be entrusted with interrogating various warehouses, databases and the Big Data Lake. They will be required to have an Understanding what the Business / SME’s require and having the ability to analyse, reconcile and connect the data across a multitude of data points.

Responsibilities of the successful Data Analyst;

- Understanding business requirements and getting the best out of the various Databases, Warehouse and Big Data Lake. Have a strong analytical ability to ensure validity, accuracy and completeness of data
- Turn design ideas into working solutions in quick time. Participate in Rapid Application Development and Agile processes to deliver new services and components.
- Guide/ help data/analytics factories to industrialize the technical solutions.
- Keep eye on new tools/technologies in evolving big data landscape. Evaluate/harness new tools/technologies to make things simpler, faster, better. Also leveraging tried and trusted warehousing knowledge
- Define and Implement best practices for Big Data & warehouse development/design

Essential Experience of the successful Data/Business Analyst;

- Banking experience with a large bank is essential
- Experience in using cognos to extract and analyse data using Query & Report Studio
- Experience of translating user requirements into formal report development specifications
- Experience of large, complex data intensive environments in multi-systems infrastructure
- Strong SQL querying skills and comfortable working with large data sets - large scale data analysis experience and/or a background in database / business intelligence development advantageous
- Understands data structure and databases
- Strong understanding of the principles of Data Warehouse using Fact Tables, Dimension Tables, Star Schema modelling


- Over 10 years of career reflecting experience and high performance in System Analysis, Design, Development, Relational Database and Data Warehousing Systems


Data Analyst / Business Analyst / Cognos / Banking / Contract / London

Job reference information
Advertiser OHO Group Ltd.
Contact Name Will Squirrell
Telephone 02030029138 (Please reference Dice when calling)
Reference WS - DA

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