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Lead Consultant Data Analyst (380070)

Placement Services USA, Inc.
Southborough, Massachusetts, United States
Not provided
November 08, 2018

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Job Duties:

Provide data analysis and technical guidance to teams engaged in large scale database projects being developed in a distributed environment. Duties include: Interface with technology teams to analyze and document data stores, entities and data elements; liaise with subject matter experts to understand legacy systems and interfaces relevant to projects; works with various teams to identify bottlenecks around data quality, performance, data availability, data accessibility and consumability; run SQL scripts (creating, reading, running, customizing) to analyze the data tables and elements; profile and analyze metadata (formats, definitions, valid values, and boundaries) and relationship/usage; prepare the data mapping in conjunction with data modeler with defined technical and business rules that are complex in nature; prepare Data dictionary covering attributes and definitions; work closely with development team to provide source to target mapping clarifications; understand business context between systems and data stores highlighting areas of enhancement; understand data matching and merging rules, survivorship criteria and data stewardship workflows; participate in product backlog creation working with business analysts; participate in Sprint planning with the sprint team; support QA team in clarifications related to source to target specifications; Support QA team in preparing the non-functional specifications such as capacity planning, response times, end-end load window optimization; and support go-live from the perspective of data validation against user requirements. Employer is an IT consulting firm that assigns employees, often on short notice, to work at various project sites that cannot be anticipated significantly in advance of the assignment.

A Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electronics Engineering, Information Systems or a related field plus (5) years of progressive post baccalaureate IT experience including at least two (2) years of distributed business or data analysis;


A Master’s degree in Computer Science, Electronics Engineering, Information Systems or a related field plus two (2) years of distributed IT business or data analysis.

Special Skills Required: None

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