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Data Analyst in Lake Oswego, OR at Velocitel

Date Posted: 1/31/2018

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Job Description

 Job Summary: The Scoping Data Analyst is responsible for the maintenance and development of project tools and databases, performing analyses on project data, and providing reports and recommendations to personnel involved in the project. This position performs analyses across 5 focus areas: forecast, cost, trend, risk, and data integrity as it relates to our current portfolio/programs/project set on our AT&T Turf contract.  Provides analyses, reporting, and recommendations on the forecast logic, cost, trends, and risks with the portfolio and programs to the operational teams, program leaders, Director(s) & senior leadership.

 

Primary Responsibilities:

 

  • Maintain and develop project tools and database using Microsoft Excel VBA & SQL Server
  • Interact with end users of project tools for troubleshooting and development
  • Perform analysis on portfolio and program production and cost data including but not limited to; cycle times, forecasting accuracy, scheduling logic, data integrity and financial performance
  • Identify risks and issues across the 5 areas of focus and make recommendations to improve profitability and overall performance
  • Identify reporting and production issues, and recommend improvements
  • Work with project teams, and business leaders to identify analytical requirements to design, develop, implement, and maintain custom reports
  • Extract and analyze data, patterns, and related trends and subsequently synthesize the data into consumable information 
  • Other duties as assigned

 

Job Requirements

Education:                              

  • Associates Degree in Computer Science; or 3-5 year related experience and/or training or equivalent experience in an IT related position; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

  Experience:

  • 1-2 years of experience in data entry, data management, and data analysis


Technical Skills:

  • Computer and Microsoft Office Proficiency
  • 1-2 years of years of experience in SQL Server database programming and data manipulation
  • 1-2 years of experience in MS Excel VBA Scripting and data manipulation

 Soft Skills:

  • Highly organized and detail oriented
  • Ability to multi-task and work in a fast-paced environment with minimum supervision
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Time management skills; must be able to meet strict deadlines
  • Innovative problem-solving ability with strong attention to detail
  • Ability to translate highly complex concepts in ways that can be understood by a variety of audience
  • Excellent typing, data entry and scheduling skills

 Physical Requirements:

  • Candidates must be able to pass pre-employment testing (MVR, drug and background)
  • Must have a valid driver’s license and driving record that meets Company requirements
  • Sitting at a desk for 6-8 hours a day
  • Working on a computer for 6-8 hours a day
  • May be required to work long and unpredictable hours

 

EOE

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