Data Analyst

Company Ovations
Reference # PSA030
Published 01/08/2019
Contract Type Contract
6 Months
Salary Market Related
Location Fourways, Gauteng, South Africa
The role will encompass but is not limited to leading data-driven projects. In addition, the Data Modeller will be involved with other special projects including analytics, performance research and reporting, and will be expected to research, document and share best practices.
Job Functions Information Technology
Industries Financial Services
•Adheres to Agile methodologies and follows Agile principles through work outputs and behaviours.
•Strives to reach mature levels on the Continuum model by building own and team competence to work in a continuous delivery environment: Champion team learning and adopt suitable methodologies and practices
•Collaborates with colleagues from different disciplines in a cross-functional team to deliver against iteration targets
•Works in partnership with Business representatives (e.g. Product Owner, Product Manager) ensuring alignment and value to the customer.
•Is able manage their work effectively as an individual and team member including the reprioritisation of backlogs and reacts flexibly to changing demands through:
•Managing their work using available resources and methodologies ensuring full team engagement
•Estimating the size and complexity of the work within the team and managing this appropriately
•Determining the technical design in their area of concern, within the architectural guidelines
•Driving team commitments to the work in every iteration or Program Increment
•Is responsible for value and builds to continuously improve the quality of deliverables
•Continuously finding ways to improve own and the teams delivery and value to the customer
Determining and validating the data required to support business specifications
Designing data models to meet these requirements
Data management and manipulation (including S-T maps)
Data migrations from legacy and third-party providers
Supporting the Enterprise’s Data Strategy.
•Bachelors' Degree in Information Technology
•Data management experience and /or supported by Certifications in BABOK and DMBOK II
•Strong data analysis and data modelling skills
•Individual should ideally come from a Banking background with knowledge of Banking Regulations.
•Excellent written and oral communication skills and the ability to support Client-facing interactions
•Exposure to Power Designer and IBM Data Management Products
•Knowledge of Data Warehousing
•Exposure to the Teradata Data Model.
•Expert in ERD & Dimensional Modelling.
•Self-motivator, flexible, versatile, and creative; possesses problem solving skills and can quickly learn new skills and techniques independently.
•Multi-task and manage competing priorities; proven work-ethic and time-management skills.

oSystem Know How Requirements – Core Banking Platforms (Finacle, T24) , Data Warehousing/Marts, Strong PL/SQL querying techniques
oSource to Target Data Mapping
oActimize Data Model familiarity/experience preferable but not an absolute must have.
oExperience: 5-7 years
Job Closing Date 31/08/2019
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