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Data Analyst/Tester

MC Recruiting, LLC New York, KY

  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description
  • Specialized role – QA with data experience (blend of a Data Analyst & Quality Assurance Analyst)
  • Mindset of a tester, but also has the mindset of a quality analyst
  • MUST understand data and testing
  • Must have SQL experience – ability to get the data out of the database and test it
  • This person will:
    • Acting as a gate keeper for what data goes out from this team/what is shared with stakeholders
    • Be responsible for testing data as it goes through different system
    • Creating a structure around quality assurance (needs to know data enough to understand what can go wrong with the data)
    • Establishing processes regarding how they share data with other teams
    • Working with everyone across data analytics and engineering teams
  • Tools:
    • The team uses Amazon Redshift database but SQL skills in general would be very important.
    • Uses Sisense for data visualization
      • (soon to be replaced with another tool- believe this may be Tableau but not confirmed).
    • General data visualization experience would be very helpful. They don’t have any QA processes in place right now but have JIRA, which could be utilized for QA activities. They are looking for the person in this role to establish those processes for us.

 

Searching Tips:

  • Quality assurance person with testing experience
    • QA person who had enough exposure to data & data visualization
  • Likely will not see “Data Quality Analyst” on a resume

Data testers are typically “software testers” or “data analysts”

Job Description: The Technology Division is the chief provider of technology infrastructure, application services, security, and support. The Division partners with teams across the organization to equip students, teachers, leaders, and staff with the innovative technology tools and know-how necessary to achieve academic and operational excellence. The Enterprise Data and Analytics department’s purpose is to build a healthy data and technology culture. By focusing on the concrete educational outcomes we are trying to accomplish in our schools, the team develops technical and organizational systems that are user-friendly, scalable, and flexible. The department is responsible for all reporting, analytics, data infrastructure, training, and evangelization. This new Data Quality Analyst role will be a key contributor to our mission of driving innovation across the organization. Reporting to the Head of Enterprise Data & Analytics, this role will be responsible for ensuring that the data used for all reporting and analytics use cases is accurate and meets user requirements. Additionally, the Data Quality Analyst will identify opportunities for increasing efficiency and transparency across the organization’s end-to-end data pipelines. This role will be part of a highly collaborative team of professionals with a wide range of skills including data science, data engineering, business analysis, and project management. Required Education and Experience: • Bachelor’s Degree in a technical field like Math, Engineering, Computer Science, or Information Technology from a respected University • At least 3 years of experience working within a corporation or consumer-focused environment • Proven expertise in quality assurance tools and methodologies • Experience in developing new test processes for software and data products • Experience working with large volumes of data and testing data flow across multiple systems • Hands-on experience working with cloud services such as AWS or MS Azure and relational databases (SQL) • Experience with data visualization tools such as Qlik Sense, Power BI, R-Shiny, etc. • Ability to document complex business and technical processes • Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment • Experience with key software development processes such as testing and version control • Ability to lead projects independently and communicate effectively across the organization • Ability to collaborate with data analysts, software engineers, business partners and other stakeholders and act as an evangelist for data science/analytics principles and practices • Experience with agile methodology and project management is preferred

Other: In office requirements - 3 days/wk (remote 2 day/wk) Interview Prep:

  • Hiring manager asks open ended questions
    • Asks about experience with data visualization tools
      • What have you done with data visualization tools?
      • What projects?
      • What was the team structure?
      • What were your challenge?
Company Description
MC Recruiting, LLC is a consulting firm helping clients by recruiting for top talent in IT as well as Financial sales.

MC Recruiting, LLC

MC Recruiting, LLC is a consulting firm helping clients by recruiting for top talent in IT as well as Financial sales.

Address

123 Jarmon rd

New York, KY
USA

Industry

Technology

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