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IT Operations Data Analyst

The Programme 

To coordinate and enable importing, cleaning, transforming, validating or modelling data with the purpose of understanding or making conclusions from the data for decision making purposes. To present data in graphs, charts and tables for business insight and consumption. 
 
Build a successful career with us. 
  
We’re all about building strong, lasting relationships with our employees. We know that you have hopes for your future - Your career, your personal development, and achieving great things. We pride ourselves on helping our employees to realize their worth. Through its four business clusters - Sanlam Life and Savings, Sanlam Investment Group, Sanlam Emerging Markets, Santam, as well as MiWay, and the Group Office - The group provides many opportunities for growth and development. 

What You Will Do 

  • Source relevant data from multiple internal and external sources for the facilitation of business data support and business decision making. 
  • Filter and clean data, influence upstream data loading processes, identify data anomalies and inconsistencies as a holistic goal to achieve high levels of data quality. 
  • Interpret data, analyze results using statistical techniques and provide ongoing reports. 
  • Have a deep insight into data, use of data and attention to detail in ensuring data quality and qualitative use and presentation of the data. 
  • Develop and implement data collection systems and other strategies that optimize statistical efficiency and data quality. 
  • Develop dashboards, data presentations, and perform analytical insight on a regular basis to support the business 
  • Identify, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets.  

Required Skills and Abilities 

  • Graduate, BSc in Mathematics, Economics, Computer Science, Information Management or Statistics. 
  • Proven working experience as a data analyst. 
  • Technical expertise regarding data models, database design development, data mining and segmentation techniques. 
  • Knowledge of statistics and experience using statistical packages for analyzing large datasets (Excel, R, etc.). 
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy. 
  • Have a clear understanding of business objectives and use this as insight for information development, by engaging with multiple business teams. 
  • Technical expertise regarding data models, database design development, data mining and segmentation techniques. 
  • Knowledge of statistics and experience using statistical packages for analyzing large datasets (Excel, R, etc.). 
  • Ability to understand and explain data. 
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills. 
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy. 
  • Keen listening, understanding and high grasping skills. 
  • Self-driven and goal oriented. 
  • Driving & Co-ordination skills. 
  • Good inter & intra personal skills. 
  • Strong attention to detail. 
  • Cultivates innovation - Contributing independently. 
  • Customer focus - Contributing independently. 
  • Drives results - Contributing independently. 
  • Collaborates - Contributing independently. 
  • Being resilient - Contributing independently.
Closed a month ago
Closed a month ago
  • Job type:Graduate Jobs
  • Disciplines:

    Computer Science, Data Science and Analytics,

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  • Citizenships:

  • Locations:

    Westerncape (South Africa)

  • Closing Date:17th Jul 2022, 6:00 pm

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