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Data Analyst with SAS
Ref No.: 20-00263
Location: Bangalore, Karnataka
Position Type:Direct Placement
Data Analyst Job Description
 
Role Summary:
 
A Data Analyst is accountable for accurate, on-time delivery of multiple and concurrent analytics projects. The Data Analyst works closely with the UK-based Customer Solutions Team to extract, manipulate, and analyse transactional data to support direct marketing campaigns and customer insight.
 
Job Tasks and Responsibilities:
  • Work closely with the UK-based Customer Solutions Team on the delivery of analytics and modelling solutions
  • Import raw data files into SAS environment
  • Extract, manipulate, and analyse transactional data
  • De-bug SAS code and QC processes
  • Conduct data investigations and troubleshoot
  • Update Excel-based reports and dashboards
  • Accountable for accuracy ond on-time delivery of analysis
  • Comply with the group's policies and procedures for programming, documentation, and system management
 
Skills
  • Strong attention to detail: Verifies all work to ensure accuracy; Recalls specific facts quickly and efficiently; Notices details not obvious to others
  • Analytical skills to extract, interrogate, and analyse data
  • Experience navigating Unix environment
  • SAS programming experience: Understands basic procedures; is able to perform standard data manipulation steps. Has the ability to interpret and adapt existing code, and to identify and fix errors relating to formatting and syntax
  • Experience working with relational databases
  • Proficient in MS Excel, PowerPoint and Word
  • SQL experience a plus
  • Familiarity with customer segmentation and direct marketing a plus
 
Personal Qualities
  • Able to work independently
  • Proactive and resourceful
  • Strong time-keeping  skills and the ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to work under pressure
  • Ability to work with people remotely
 
Qualifications and Experience:
  • Bachelor's  degree in Statistics or quantitative field
  • 1+ years experience navigating Unix environment
  • 1+ years of SAS programming experience
  • 1+ years experience using relational databases
  • 1+ years prior experience with data analysis or modeling with large transactional databases