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Senior Data Analyst

Career Minded

  • R108,300 - R130,000 per month
  • Permanent Specialist EE position
  • Rosebank, Gauteng
  • Posted 10 Aug 2022 by Career Minded
  • Expires in 25 days
  • Job 2468778 - Ref hk
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About the position

A senior role focusing on Technology and Data Analytics Improvement projects for a major mining house.

The role will suit a full stack developer with backend (SQL), front-end (Python etc.), app development, databases and reporting (PowerBI, Tableau).
Initially the role will focus on data and reporting as that is where the business need is now, but over time it will also involve more analytics and machine learning projects.

This role will require you to be on-site in the Northern Cape every 2nd week - the company covers flights and accommodation when you are there. The weeks in between will be working from home with some days at corporate head office in Gauteng.

As Data Analyst Specialist you will support with the implementation of the business platform (align and co-ordinate Data Analytics suite of products deployed) which includes:
- Collaborating with data specialists, functional business experts, project managers and product experts to ensure smooth implementation of Data Analytics Projects
Designing and maintaining data systems across all disciplnes in the business - mining operational, finance, Safetry, production, HR [URL Removed]
- Mining data from primary and secondary sources and presenting it in a format that can be utilized in the company to support decison making
- Drive good data management practice, including management of data cataloguing-, data quality- and data governance tools
- Align data forums (steward consultation to governance committees) to Business representative for Data Policy Compliance audits
- Ensure digital literacy improves in the organization. Creating appropriate documentation that allows stakeholders to understand the steps of the data analysis process and duplicate or replicate the analysis if necessary
- Conduct and oversee data science experiments in co-operation with business analysts. Preparing reports for leadership that effectively communicate trends, patterns, and predictions using relevant data
- Assist with report automation and reporting requirements from business

You would need:

  • To be a South African citizen, EE and white females can be considered but no white male candidates
  • Relevant degree (not negotiable) - BSc Information Systems or equivalent
  • 5-7 years experience in technology, data analytics or analysis & improvement

  • 5 years experience in data modelling and reporting packages (PowerBI & Tableau) SQL, R & Python

  • Data and Information visualization
  • 5 years experience Java, Phython and C+ or other OOP language experience (Object Oriented Languages)
  • 5 years Designing and Developing Data Warehousing
  • Experience in Data Analysis and Data Modelling
  • Excelllent problem solving and programming skills
  • Knowledge of spreadsheet tools such as MS Excel

Experience in miningwill be a plus but is not essential, but must have worked in big data environments

Communication will be with shortlisted candidates only.
If you have not recievd any communication from us within 2 weeks of submitting your CV please accept your application as unsuccessful.

Desired Skills:

  • Data Analysis
  • degree
  • big data
  • PowerBI
  • Python
  • SQL
  • Java or similar

Desired Work Experience:

  • 5 to 10 years

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Career Minded

About the agency

Career Minded is not just another recruitment agency. We focus on forming long lasting relationships with both our clients and applicants thereby offering both parties the best service at all times. We have learned that in this industry quality is of greater value than quantity. We have aligned ourselves with some of the top recruiters within the IT and finance industry and in this way we are able to serve our clients across two very important fields within the business. We specialize in the areas of IT and finance and predominantly serve clients in the Gauteng area. We only recruit within our specialised fields, assuring both client and candidate of expert attention, knowledge and advise within their niche areas. With so many recruiting agencies around, how do you choose the one that will truly add value? We pride ourselves on building lasting client relationships and the sheer volume of our satisfied clients speaks for themselves. Our aim is to make YOUR life easier, that’s what we get paid for. We focus on providing you with the right skill set when you need it, all the while keeping you updated throughout the recruitment process. We will rather send you less, but qualified applicants so that you will have less CVs to review and reach a decision in timely fashion. By focusing our attention on a limited number of qualified clients we are able to serve YOU to the best of our ability while keeping YOUR specific requirements in mind. Our years of experience in the industry have provided us with a lot of valuable contacts and unrivalled industry knowledge. Give us a try you’ve got nothing to loose…unless we find you the perfect person for the job! We will find you what you are looking for and if we can’t there will be a very good reason for it. Would you not love a job where you are looking forward to Mondays? In order to fulfill this aim we work with some of the top clients in the industry and are on the preferred supplier lists of many clients where other agencies can only strive to be. At Career Minded our aim is to match people to jobs so that both the job seeker and the employer are satisfied at the highest level. The aim of a recruitment agency is to assist you in finding the right job that will ultimately assist in building your career. This can be a time consuming task. We provide you with this full service at no cost. Our job is to find you your dream job while you focus on your current role. When people are looking for a job they typically have a short term vision and are only focused on finding their next job opportunity. Career Minded looks beyond this and will consider your long term career objectives and map out a path as to how you will get to reach your goal. Career Minded prides itself on building lasting relationships with our applicants and assisting you throughout your career. We realize that without us representing the top talent (YOU) within the country we won’t be able to serve our clients to the best of our abilities. We are happy to give career advice at any point during your career and to start building a strong relationship in that way. Our team consists of IT and Finance recruitment professionals whose service is backed up by knowledge, integrity and hard work. Our consultants have specialist-recruiting skills and remain up to date with the market needs and trends, emerging technologies and leading companies by doing extensive research and by using acclaimed training groups in South Africa. As a client and an applicant you will deal with a consultant who has undergone intensive training, does extensive research and therefore understands the market and the client’s needs. We promote open and honest communication with our clients and applicants so as to ensure a positive and valuable recruitment experience.

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