Data Analyst

Marcus Donald People
January 13, 2023
Remote work, United Kingdom
Job Type
£32000 - £46000 per annum, Benefits: Flattering Salary & Benefits Package


Marcus Donald is looking for a Data Analyst to join a very popular company within the Education industry (household name). We are looking for a data professional to help assist in their database development and data integration through the Microsoft technology products and tools used.
** Fully remote / Home Based **
You will be representing their DevOps function within the Data & Analytics team providing the business with data solutions across the diverse portfolio of group systems. Providing guidance, analysis, insight, and a broad range of reporting solutions to meet contractual, regulatory, operational, tactical, and strategic requirements.
Data Analyst – Responsibilities:

  • Develop and support Data Integration solutions using technology such as Azure Data Factory
  • Provide reports from solutions to visual dashboards that provide appropriate communication of information in a manner that is both accessible and engaging
  • Interrogate SQL Server, Microsoft CRM Dynamics, and other primary source
  • Support key stakeholders with relevant data and reporting requirements to support successful delivery of change
  • Contribute to continuous improvement and development
  • Develop, refine, and maintain base templates and standards for reporting and data modelling
  • Translate data outputs into findings delivered to stakeholders through reports or presentations through clear written and spoken communication
  • Complete time series and other trend analysis using a variety of techniques with the ability to clearly communicate findings to business stakeholders

Data Analyst – Technical Skills Required:

  • Develop and support Data Integration solutions using technology such as Azure Data Factory
  • Advanced skills in Excel, SQL Server, Azure Data Factory, Data Modelling, DAX, Power Query, Power BI Desktop, Power BI Paginated Report Builder, Power BI Service & Azure Gateway
  • Experience of working creatively with large datasets (extracting, cleansing, manipulating, merging, analysing)
  • Good understanding of data structures/taxonomies
  • Experience in working with management and stakeholders to prioritise business and information needs within an Agile DevOps framework
  • Deep understanding of the importance of intelligence, dashboards and KPIs in driving business improvement

Data Analyst – Desired skills:

  • Experience of developing and implementing databases
  • Experience with Azure Synapse Analytics
  • Experience of other analytical tools including R/Python, relational and non-relational databases, SPSS / SAS
  • Visual Studio expertise, including .net C#
  • Experience of data interchange & integration
  • Adaptability to work independently and as part of a DevOps or cross-functional team.

This is a great time to join this company as they have a lot of new projects on the horizon perfect for a motivated individual to seize the opportunity to help develop and support the organisation in this crucial time!
If interested in learning more, please contact me via message on LinkedIn or email

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