Data Analytics Specialist

Data Analytics Specialist

Location Edmonton, AB
Start Date March 1, 2019
Security Clearance Background check
Duration 2+ years
Date Posted February 14, 2019
Job ID 11414

Maplesoft Group is currently seeking a Data Analytics Specialist to join one of our clients located in Edmonton

Tasks include but are not limited to:

•  Leads or is part of a team responsible for the generalizable extraction of knowledge from data by applying various techniques and theories including signal processing, mathematics, probability models, machine learning, computer programming, statistics, data   engineering, pattern recognition and learning, visualization, uncertainty modeling, data warehousing, and high performance computing.
•  Experience in Data Analytics or as a Data Scientist.
•  Must be able to apply their skills to provide insights, support decision making and facilitate strategic business planning across the ministry.
•  Requires a focus on understanding predictive analytics, lifetime value and needs-based analytics strategies to simplify, consistently produce and re-use analytical models and assets to drive measurable value.
•  Provide executives and decision makers a deeper understanding of their operations, transactions, services and information required for them to identify new opportunities that can only be uncovered through analytics.
•  Provide depth and insight to data produced by the various teams and transform them into meaningful analytics for decision making.
•  Developing and measuring success metrics for key projects.
•  Providing strategic agility and the ability to make sense of large amounts of disparate data to tell a cohesive story focused on key strategic decision-making for executives.
•  Integration of both quantitative and qualitative data to create business insights.
•  Design and create dashboards and custom reporting with various data sources and inputs.
•  Analyzing data and preparing information results • Gathering and documenting client requirements
•  Designing and constructing information products • Capturing business and technical metadata for information products • Establish and operate control processes including schedule management, status reporting, issues, risk, and change management at the  program  level.
•  Escalating issues and risks, as appropriate.
•  Working within a multi-vendor/staff environment.

Maplesoft Group prides itself on its distinct corporate culture and recognizes that success is a direct reflection of our most valuable asset - our people.  Therefore, attitude and ambition are key personality traits we seek out, along with skill and aptitude, in potential employees.

We thank you for your interest in Maplesoft Group and wish to advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.