Data Analyst

Incept Data Solutions, Inc - Sterling, VA (30+ days ago)

Position Description:

We have an immediate need for a Senior Data Analyst to join our Consulting services team in Sterling, VA. This candidate will be our Full Time Employee working at a remote client site anywhere in US.

Your future duties and responsibilities:

In this role, you will have blended responsibilities of Data and Business Analysis. Heavy usage of SQL queries and analysis of huge data sets is the core of this role. The candidate is expected to work on a Data Warehouse Environment and could potentially be involved in working with Data Marts, ETL Environments, Source Systems and various Reporting elements. As a Business Analyst, the candidate will need to work with Business users and customers to understand Business Requirements and Functional Specifications. The candidate is also expected to work with Source to Target Mappings, Functional Specifications, ER Diagrams and Data Dictionaries on a regular basis.

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:

  • 2+ years of experience in the IT industry.
  • Strong Database and SQL knowledge. Knowledge of Teradata is a plus and the candidate will be preferred.
  • Knowledge and understanding of Data Warehouse concepts like Fact tables, Dimension tables, Dimensional Modeling, Star Schema, Snowflake Schema, Slowly Changing Dimensions etc.
  • Knowledge and understanding of Data Mapping, Data Mining, Data Profiling, Data Cleaning/Scrubbing, Data Quality and Data governance etc.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills.
  • Bachelor's degree or higher degree in Computer Science, Business or Information Systems, or related work experience preferred.

Job Type: Contract