Placement

Consulting

Data Visualization expert/Data Analyst

Location: Newark, NJ       
Pay Rate: DOE       
Job Length: 9 Months       

Interview: In Person

 
Years of Experience: Intermediate (4-6 yrs)
 
Description:
 
- We are seeking a Data Visualization expert to support the Business Intelligence development team. 
- The successful candidate will be responsible for the design and development of dashboards for various corporate customers and business units. 
- The person in this role will report to the head of the development team and work closely with business stakeholders to design the dashboards, extract data from a variety of sources and manipulate the data for dashboard consumption. 
- He/she will work closely with the key stakeholders to understand the data and develop meaningful and interactive dashboards to enable actionable insights. 
- The incumbent should be proficient in data analysis and reporting, have strong first hands experience using Tableau and have strong SQL skills.
 
Responsibilities:
 
- Work closely with the Business Intelligence development team to gain a sound understanding of the project’s goals and requirements.
- Design delivery solutions with guidance from team and stakeholders.
- Develop prototypes for visualization
- Develop Extract/Transform/Load processes using SQL and Excel.
- Develop production ready dashboard.
- Maintain detailed documentation throughout the project.
- Work independently, show creativity and a commitment to obtain the results required.
- Manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines in a dynamic work environment.
- Provide regular progress reports
- Perform other duties as required.
 
Requirements:
 
- BA/BS in Data Analytics, info systems, info management, computer science
- 3-5 years relevant experience in Business/Data Analysis
- Highly proficient in Tableau; knowledge of Cognos is a plus
- Experience writing SQL queries
- Excellent communication skills, ability to multi-task and work collaboratively.
- Proven ability to work well with technical and non-technical staff across numerous areas. 
- Comfortable learning new technologies rapidly.
- Consistent problem-solving ability with acute attention to detail and sharp analytical skills
- Must be able to clearly document functional requirements and technical solutions.
- Excellent presentation, written and verbal communication skills.
- Excellent organizational skills.
- Proven ability to learn and adapt to change quickly and easily and to motivate others to do likewise.
- Team player with a positive attitude, and excellent interpersonal and motivational skills.
- Someone who takes a proactive approach to problem solving.
- Ability to work in a challenging environment handling issues in a calm, professional manner.
 
 
To apply please send your resume: jobs@samconsulting.com