Quality Assurance Analyst

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Data

  • Job type:

    Contract

  • Salary:

    £350 - £450.00 per day

  • Contact:

    James Jarvis

  • Contact email:

    james.jarvis@xcede.co.uk

  • Job ref:

    HQ00025979_1545325619

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Duration:

    3-6 Months

  • Expiry date:

    2019-02-18

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

  • Consultant:

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QUALITY ASSURANCE ANALYST / SQL / QA / UAT / ATHENA / HIVE / PRESTO

Quality Assurance Analyst
Location: London
Start: Early Jan
Duration: 3-6 Months
Rate: £400-450PD

Purpose of role

The Data and Insight team is looking for a Quality assurance analyst to support change programme work using data analysis skills including SQL coding

Key responsibilities and accountabilities

*Write efficient SQL to query huge datasets, and summarise and communicate findings on quality attributes
*Communicate findings to technical audiences of Engineers and Analysts
*Accountable for the accuracy and quality of data provided
*Ensure data is validated, and maintain a high standard of data quality in relation to new Campaign Management Tool
*Monitor, highlight and remedy ad-hoc data quality issues
*As an Analyst conduct UAT testing and writing scripts for UI and Data Lake testing
*Support in developing a QC process to be used for all new data feeds/variable implemented
*Leading on all QC for the new data we are currently adding to our Datalake and Campaign Management tool
*Build the bridge between the developers and analysts
*Work with the data engineers to build some of the QC steps into their automated job

Knowledge and experience

*A strong, demonstrable understanding of data quality assurance principles
*Excellent knowledge of SQL programming
*Experience of working with Presto, Athena and/or Hive
*Demonstrable experience of defining and improving data standards and process
*Experience of writing and running queries for quality assurance
*Experience of working with engineers
*Experience of Campaign management tools