Senior Data Analyst

Job Title: Senior Data Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Victoria
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2018-02-19
Reference: JO-1802-516744
Contact Name: Anita Fonseka
Job Published: February 19, 2018 16:17

Job Description

The Role:
The Senior Data Analyst will be required to conduct data integration and analysis and build capability in data analytics across the Department by improving data standards.

Key Responsibilities
  • Leading cross-agency analytics projects and collaborating with stakeholders as required involving collecting, organising, producing, interpreting, analysing and presenting data
  • Undertaking research and analysis associated with the identification and sizing of compliance risks, monitoring and profiling, program evaluation, trend analysis and data collection
  • Gathering and investigating data and statistical information from a variety of sources to develop systems and data solutions
  • Considering and identifying risks, trends, impediments and opportunities for analytical projects, and developing and implementing strategies to address them
Key Skills
  • Min 8 years of Data Analysis experience 
  • Extensive experience developing analytical products such as reports, dashboards, visualisations, forecasts and algorithms for a wide range of stakeholders
  • Leadership skills
  • Ability to see the bigger picture
  • Demonstrated proficiency in SQL and at least two of: R, Excel, Python, Scala, Power BI, Tableau, Qlik or ESRI
  • Tertiary qualifications in statistics, data analysis, data science, mathematics, econometrics, epidemiology, actuarial sciences, or equivalent demonstrated experience
  • Knowledge of statistical methods, including descriptive statistics, experimental design, hypothesis testing, time series analysis, forecasting
  • Experience using a range of collaboration tools including confluence, slack and yammer
  • Exposure to big data, analytics and data science environments
Please apply today to secure an interview or call Peter Li on 03 9602 4222.