IT Data Analyst

IT Data Analyst

Job Title: IT Data Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2020-09-07
Reference: V-37834
Contact Name: Kelly Shockley
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 08, 2020 16:06

Job Description

The Role:

The successful candidate will use data analysis skills to lead the delivery of requirements, analyse, process data and documentation to support delivery of several data and analytics initiatives.This includes data on-boarding and exchange, development of risk and assurance models, data visualisation and the delivery of business reinvention initiatives. The candidate will enable business decision making support tools to make data accessible and consumable for business

Key Duties: 

•            Design, analyse and articulate the business requirements of a problem, ensuring alignment with Department design, system development and maintenance methodologies

•            Familiarity with market leading data governance and cataloguing tools

•            Lead user research activities, including during testing phases, as part of quality assurance measures for the solution design

•            Critically analyse business risks and coordinate the development of counter-measures and contingency plans

•            Engage and negotiate persuasively with stakeholders to exchange information, support decision making and influence others in the pursuit of business objectives

•            Work collaboratively to build and leverage stakeholder networks to identify and address complex and/or sensitive issues

•            Apply expert knowledge and experience to identify and lead innovative solutions

•            Capitalise on opportunities, identifying improvements to how work is performed and escalate the more strategic issues

•            Apply effective and appropriate project management, research, design and systems development methodologies to achieve business outcomes

•            Translate high-level goals and outcomes into direction and tasks for others

•            Consult and share with senior stakeholders to manage the scope of change and client expectations


Skills and Experience Required:

The ideal candidate will possess:

•            Expertise in eliciting and documenting current and future states, user pathways, business rules, use cases, business requirements, high level solution designs and design specifications for a large data governance project

•            Experience in delivering Data and Analytics solutions to support business decision making

•            Demonstrated experience in end to end system testing, developing test cases, involving users and documenting outcomes


Location and Contract Term: This role can be conducted in either Canberra or Chermside. Contract till April 2021 with 2 x 6month contract extension options pending budget and delegate approval.

Security Requirements: Applicants must be Australian Citizens to apply for this role. A baseline security clearance is required.

How to Apply:

Applications close 11 September.

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 Kelly 1300 944 936 for any further information