Lead Data Analyst Open

  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Vacancy: 1
  • Location: Leicester, United Kingdom

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Reference: TQ2223_2135_230 


Vacancy: 3 

Job title: Lead Data Analyst 

Location: Leicester 

Job Purpose: 

TESTQ Technologies is an IT services and solutions company whose offerings span over a variety of industry sectors with strong technical, domain, and process expertise helping clients grow their businesses and decrease operational costs on a continuous basis in an ever-changing business environment. 

This opportunity is in the solution design and development arena for Lead Data Analyst who will play a major role with the technical design and development of company’s technical offerings. The role is based at our Leicester office with occasional assignments at client locations. 

Job Description (Main Duties and Responsibilities): 

  • Provide innovative analytical insights within the Data Products Program 
  • Conduct detailed data analysis on data used across business units to evaluate business processes and improve on/create new feature 
  • Respond to data and product related inquiries in real-time to support business and technical team 
  • Perform various data analytics in SQL and MS Excel using statistical models or industry accepted tools 
  • Provide relational database expertise to construct and execute SQL queries to be used in data analysis activities 
  • Provide data solutions, tools, and capabilities to enable self-service frameworks for data consumers 
  • Provide expertise and translate the business needs to design; and develop tools, techniques, and metrics, and dashboards for insights and data visualization 
  • Manage the transition of the EDI system from GENTRAN to B2Bi. 
  • Accomplish at designing dashboards and data summaries for technical and non-technical audiences and facilitating implementation of business strategies and missions. 
  • Create pilot reports that introduce JavaScript through imbed HTML tags. 
  • Create, assign and validate UNIX groups to different SAS users as per the data governance rules. 
  • Ensure data integrity and verify all data modifications and calculations during database migration using ETL tools. 
  • Responsible for developing and executing tools to monitor and report on data quality 
  • Responsible for establishing appreciation and adherence to the principles of data quality management, including metadata, lineage, and business definitions 
  • Provide support to Tech teams in managing security mechanisms and data access governance. 
  • Continue to learn, grow, and help us tackle brand new challenges 


Key Skills, Qualifications and Experience Needed [The candidate must demonstrate these in all stages of assessment] 

  • Require at least 5-8 years of industry experience as a Business/Data Analyst.  
  • Require 3-5 experience in data analysis using tools such as SQL and Excel. 
  • Understanding of Scripting experience in (Python, Perl, JavaScript, Shell). 
  • Practical knowledge of data in various forms (data warehouses/SQL, unstructured data environments/PIG, HIVE, Impala). 
  • Familiarity with BI reporting tools (i.e., Tableau and Business Objects) 
  • Experience working within process management and improvement methodologies – Lean, Six Sigma, etc. and demonstrating knowledge of data governance, data quality management concepts and data quality tools (i.e., Informatica DQ). 
  •  Understanding of Agile development methodologies, software design patterns, network design and architecture; Experience in quantitative analysis and statistical modelling. 
  • CIPM, CFA, and/or CAIA certification(s) with proven track record of relevant technical experience 
  • Master’s degree in Analytics, Computer Science, Data Science, Mathematics, or in a related field will be preferred.  


Other Key skills: 

  • Good analytical and Problem-solving skills 
  • Good communication skills 
  • A thorough approach and Self starter 
  • Focus on quality and delivery 
  • Working together in teams. 
  • Leadership and effective decision making. 
  • Flexible Attitude 
  • Excellent customer service 


Qualifications:  Bachelor's degree or above in the UK or Equivalent. 

Salary: GBP 35000 to 50000 per annum 

Published Date: 06 March 2023 

Closing Date: 05 April 2023 

Evaluation: CV Review, Technical Test, Personal and Technical Interview and References 

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent [Part time and Fixed Term option is available]