Data Analyst

Data Analyst

Job Title: Data Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-07-09
Reference: V-36407
Contact Name: Joanne Finchett
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 10, 2019 19:59

Job Description

Seeking a Data Analyst to work with the Software Provider and the Project Team, the candidate will be responsible for leading the data migration exercise for the Project. This will include (but is not limited to) identifying data sources within the department’s legacy and externally based system/s, analysing and assessing data, ETL development and documenting source to target mappings.

The Role:

The successful candidate will have a strong technical background and have the ability to build successful and open working relationships.
Duties include but are not limited to:
  • Leading the end to end Data Migration exercise and supporting the Project Manager to meet project timelines;
  • Undertaking data migration activities including identification of data requirements, data analysis and cleansing, source to target data mapping, and the development of data migration plan and SQL scripts for data validation;
  • Collaboration and communication with third party vendors, analysts, application designers, project team members and business SMEs; and
  • Tracking and management of data migration risks and issues.
Skills and Experience Required:
Essential Criteria:
  • Minimum of 5 years working as a Technical/Systems/Data Analyst with extensive data quality, data migration and data integration experience.
  • End to end data migration experience including design, analysis, data extraction and cleansing and data quality assurance.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of data modelling, data cleansing, and data enrichment techniques.
  • Experience developing and maintaining SQL scripts for data validation.
  • Demonstrated highly developed communication skills, including prioritizing, problem-solving and interpersonal relationship building.
  • Demonstrated experience in technical writing, documenting guidelines and operational procedures including the ability to develop a data migration plan, schedule and test plans.
Desirable criteria
  • Experience with Event Driven Architecture (EDA) or Service Oriented Architecture (SOA)
  • Demonstrated understanding of technical principles and the ability to assist with configuration of system interfaces using API's.
  • Certification in SSIS
  • Experience with data visualisation and business intelligence software (e.g. Power BI)
Location and Contract Term:
The role is based Canberra with a 12 Month Contract with a 12 Month contract extension option  

Security Requirements:

Must be an Australian Citizen, Police Check Required

How to Apply:

Applications close 23 July 2019  

Please upload your resume to apply. Please note you may need to complete selection criteria to complete this application process. We will be in touch with instructions for suitably skilled candidates

Call Jo Finchett 1300 944 936 for any further information