IT Data Analyst – London, UK

Job Description

Job Title:            Data Analyst

Reports to:        IT Development Manager

Location:           City of London

Overview of the role

Global Aerospace is looking for a Data Analyst to work on a variety of projects, including:

  • Back-end data warehouse development
  • Production of Management Reports and KPIs
  • Working with users to resolve data issues and reconciliations

The successful candidate will spend a lot of time with users working through complex calculations and business processes and must be prepared to review legacy code to understand how data is derived.  A good level of numeracy, attention to detail and thoroughness are essential in this role.

For front-end reporting, Global Aerospace uses the Microsoft reporting Suite (Power BI, Excel Power Query, SSRS & Report Builder) to build customer-facing dashboards and internal reports across a number of systems.  Whilst the main databases are hosted internally, more and more use is being made of Azure, particularly in the area of shared data sets.  An interest and ability in UI development would be very useful.

The role will offer a wide variety of work, lots of end-user contact and an opportunity for the successful candidate to develop their technical skills.  The Development Team in London comprises of approximately 20 people across a range of disciplines, working alongside additional developers based in the US.

Skills required

We are looking for somebody who is willing and able to learn a multitude of technologies, and switch between them as the need arises.

The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate:

  • The ability to think logically and learn quickly
  • Energy and enthusiasm, plus attention to detail
  • The desire to work with end users and build up business knowledge
  • Some knowledge of SQL, ETL, stored procedures, views and triggers
  • Some knowledge of database design principles, especially around data warehouses
  • Knowledge of Power BI would be very beneficial
  • An interest in dashboard & report UI design

We will give full training to the right candidate.

To apply please send your CV to GGaffney@global-aero.com

About Global Aerospace

http://www.global-aero.com/

Global Aerospace is a leading provider of aviation and aerospace insurance.  London is the head office of the Global Aerospace group. We have subsidiary companies in the USA, France and in Canada. There are European offices in Paris, Cologne and Zurich. The US Company is based in New Jersey and has branch underwriting offices in Atlanta, Chicago, Dallas and Los Angeles as well as a processing facility in Kansas City. The Canadian company is based in Toronto.