Job Summary

Analyse data, develop and maintain databases by identifying and solving database requirements; supporting users, etc. for client organisations.

  • Minimum Qualification: Degree
  • Experience Level: Executive level
  • Experience Length: 2 years

Job Description

Our client is looking to recruit a Database Analyst. In this role, you will analyse data, develop and maintain databases by identifying and solving database requirements; supporting users, etc. for client organisations and projects.


Reports to CEO/MD or Director of Projects  

Job Purpose:

The successful candidate will be responsible for providing a seamless flow of information throughout the company and her clients, considering both backend data structure and frontend accessibility for end-users.

  • Analyze and manage data in order to build data driven insights and high impact data model
  • Create models and processes to collect, distill and interpret data with a view to aid better, more informed decision making
  • Analyze a broad range of existing data sources
  • Run analytical experiments and evaluate theoretical alternate models for projects as assigned
  • Conduct statistical analysis to develop strategies
  • Identify data patterns and trends
  • Analyze data to develop predictive models for clients as assigned
  • Identify database requirements by interviewing customers; analyzing department applications, programming, and operations; evaluating existing systems and designing proposed systems.
  • Build database systems of high availability and quality depending on each end user’s specialized role
  • Design and implement databases in accordance with end users’ information needs and views
  • Define users and enable data distribution to the right user, in appropriate format and in a timely manner
  • Recommend solutions by defining database physical structure and functional capabilities, database security, database back-up, and recovery specifications.
  • Maintain database performance by calculating optimum values for database parameters; implementing new releases; completing maintenance requirements; evaluating computer operating systems and hardware products.
  • Utilize high-speed transaction recovery techniques and backup database
  • Perform tests and evaluations regularly to ensure data security, privacy and integrity
  • Create, manage and maintain analytically rigorous data

Educational Qualifications

  • A Degree in the Sciences with a minimum of 2 years experience in a similar role (database Analysis or M&E or Strategic Information Management)
  • Professional qualification is an added advantage

Competencies/Skills:

  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Ability to analyze problems and strategize for better solutions
  • Excellent presentation, verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven ability to balance multiple projects, and collaborate across disciplines in a cross-functional atmosphere
  • Specific Database Competencies:
  • Hands-on experience with SQL Database
  • Good knowledge of Power BI and Excel
  • Excellent knowledge of database backup, recovery, security, integrity and high availability
  • Familiarity with database design, documentation and coding
  • Previous experience with DBA case tools (frontend/backend) and third-party tools
  •  Familiarity with programming languages API
  • Ability to think algorithmically
  • Excellent knowledge of Data Maintenance
  • Experienced in data analysis, predictive modeling, and data mining techniques
  • Experienced in one or more programming languages (C/C++, Python, Perl, Java)
  • Experienced in genetic algorithms, logistic and linear regression, PCA, decision tree analysis and statistical methods
  • Familiarity with data automation techniques
  • Behavioral Qualities/Other Competencies:
  • Proactive identification and elimination of inefficiencies
  • Continual self-development
  • Attention to Detail
  • Goal, quality and excellence orientation
  • If you have Proven work experience as a Database Analyst, Excellent analytical and time management skills as well as a B.Sc. in a relevant field, then this job is for you!

 

To apply, please send your CV or online profile link with the subject titled: Database Analyst  Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted. Therefore, if you have not received a response by 2nd October 2019, please consider yourself as not having been shortlisted. Female candidates are strongly encouraged to apply as Insiteful Solutions strongly upholds a policy of non-discrimination against any person regardless of race, ethnicity, religious beliefs, gender or disability.

 

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