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Data Business Analyst

Job Description

Our client who is a leading media company based in London are urgently looking for a technical business analyst to join their data platform team.

Working closely with Product Managers, Data Architects and development teams to ensure business data requirements are translated into appropriate technical data solutions, acting as a 'translator' between business, data and technology

Supporting Data Product Managers and data lifecycle management, by fielding business requirements, creating backlog tasks, defining technical minimum acceptance criteria, and quality assuring technical solutions prior to implementation

Getting analysis ready for the tech delivery team by performing source data evaluation, data system modelling, data mappings and data flow analysis

Providing detailed data mappings between source systems and target data models to the development team, based on business requirements.

Promoting data system efficiency and security by recommending enhancements to data operations and proposing data procedure improvements.

Understanding, interpreting and documenting business processes along with their underpinning data elements.

Supporting development and test teams with data requirements, and assisting with data integration and acceptance testing.

Experience with a data platform A Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or Information Technology, or an accredited qualification is a plus

Experience performing analysis in the context of behavioural data and cloud analytics as well as transactional data

Working knowledge of data architecture principles (such as data warehouse design, data lakes, and ETL) as well as data technologies and languages (such as SQL, Python and R).

Ability to self-direct and take on broad projects from beginning to end

Knowledge of data security and privacy regulations and practices.With knowledge of PII and GDPR

Strong communication skills, especially in facilitating the use of new technology systems and understanding business requirements with broad set of stakeholders across levels, including senior management as required