Data Analyst in Redmond, WA at Securitas Security Services USA

Date Posted: 4/8/2018

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Job Description

Job Code: 82369834012

Category: Human Resources

POSITION SUMMARY

We are looking for a passionate certified Data Analyst. The successful candidate will turn data into information, information into insight and insight into business decisions.

ORGANIZATIONAL RELATIONSHIPS

The position requires close coordination with production management, portal development team, data warehouse team, outside technology & development partners.

SCOPE OF RESPONSIBILITY

  • Interpreting data, analyzing results using statistical techniques
  • Developing and implementing data analyses, data collection systems and other strategies that optimize statistical efficiency and quality
  • Acquiring data from primary or secondary data sources and maintaining databases

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS 

  • Interpret data, analyze results using statistical techniques and provide ongoing reports
  • Develop and implement databases, data collection systems, data analytics and other strategies that optimize statistical efficiency and quality
  • Acquire data from primary or secondary data sources and maintain databases/data systems
  • Identify, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets
  • Filter and “clean” data by reviewing computer reports, printouts, and performance indicators to locate and correct code problems
  • Work with management to prioritize business and information needs
  • Locate and define new process improvement opportunities

ADDITIONAL RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Project planning and execution
  • Application support
  • Other duties as assigned

Job Requirements

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

  • BS in Mathematics, Computer Science, Information Management or Statistics
  • 4+ years of related experience

SPECIAL KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES

  • Proven working experience as a data analyst or business data analyst
  • Technical expertise regarding data models, database design development, data mining and segmentation techniques
  • Strong knowledge of and experience with reporting packages (Business Objects etc), databases (SQL etc), programming (XML, Javascript, or ETL frameworks)
  • Knowledge of statistics and experience using statistical packages for analyzing datasets (Excel, SPSS, SAS etc)
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy
  • Adept at queries, report writing and presenting findings
  • Business concepts in technical terms.

WORKING CONDITIONS AND PHYSICAL CONDITIONS PHYSICAL/MENTAL DEMANDS

With or without reasonable accommodation, a candidate must have the physical and mental capacity to effectively perform all essential functions described. In addition to other demands, the demands of the job include:

  • Maintaining composure in dealing with authorities, executives, clients, staff and the public, occasionally under conditions of urgency and in pressure situations.
  • Successful passage of background, reference, psychological, and controlled substance tests.
  • Handling and being exposed to sensitive and confidential information.
  • Occasional lifting and/or moving up to 40 pounds.
  • Work primarily performed in an office environment.
  • Working at a computer terminal 90% of the day.
  • Ability to sit for long periods of time while working on a personal computer
  • Bending and reaching

EOE/M/F/D/V