Lead Data Analyst

Location: Melbourne
Job Type: Contract
Reference: 2910964
Geraint Cooper
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My client is embarking on a green-fields project to establish a world class Data Lake, Analytics and Insights platform.
As part of this we require a number of Lead Data Analysts / Lead Data Designers on a contractual basis for an initial 6 months.

What you’ll be doing…

  • Lead a team of Data Designers/Data Analysts
  • Lead the various rituals (e.g. standup, sprint kick-offs, walkthroughs, and showcases)
  • Collaborate with data providers and report consumers to document data (including business rule) requirements
  • Generate solution design documentation for their assigned project(s).
  • Collaborate with key project stakeholders including Designers, Project Managers, Asset Support Team, and Asset Managers
  • Mentor and guide their team to ensure project development practises are being followed and the solution is understood
  • Have practical knowledge / extensive experience in creating both ER and Dimensional data models
  • Have solid hands-on technical experience in technologies such as Oracle PL/SQL, SQL Server, SQL, and Java
  • Develop a quality and maintainable code base which will be unit tested against acceptance criteria
  • Understand and implement CI/CD methods of code build and deployment
  • Perform story decomposition from the provided Project Features and Epics

What you will bring... 

Experience level:
  • 9+ years total experience
  • Experience in corporate environment
  • Experience in at least two industries (e.g. Finance and Data Services) the requirement is to have experienced more than one set of different business needs and culture.
  • Experience in managing large, complex projects in an unpredictable environment with competing priorities.
  • Strong, existing experience in leading technical teams
  • Development and delivery of customer facing assets using Agile Scrum or Agile Lean methodology.
  • Excellent communication, organization and time management skills
  • Excellent stakeholder management and influencing/presentations skills
  • Risk assessment, planning and mitigation
  • Strong analytical / problem-solving skills
Technical Skills (where applicable):
  • Extensive knowledge utilising: 
- SQL 
- Java
- JIRA, and
- CD/CI process
- Informatica
  • Strong analytical / problem-solving skills
What's in it for you?

This is a fast growing organisation with lots of career opportunities and the ability to earn an excellent daily rate.
To learn more and have access to a more complete job description listing the full responsibilities, please apply by sending your CV via the big button below or contact Geraint for a confidential discussion on (03) 8637 7370.