Data Analyst- Integration

Norwalk, CT

Responsibilities

 

  • Analyze and understand relationships in large data sets using Microsoft Excel and SQL and document in a way that is easily explained to other departments or clients for both new requirements and data exceptions resulting from governance processes.
  • Collaborate with multiple departments as well as developers in IT to troubleshoot production issues quickly and effectively in order to minimize disruption in day to day business processes.
  • Ensure on-boarding data files meet target deadlines through task resolution in a timely and organized manner.
  • Maintain updates of the data validation process, working closely with data sources as needed to resolve issues.
  • Design ad hoc SQL scripts to correct data management issues.
  • Work with data sources to resolve customer issues and maintain high quality interfaces
  • Perform integration testing and regression testing, troubleshooting any issues that surface and clearly communicating identified issues to stakeholders
  • Research, review and analyze the effectiveness and efficiency of existing processes and develop strategies for enhancing or further leveraging these processes for both business and system purposes
  • Receive data files from our customers and perform analysis and troubleshooting as they are loaded in the database, which would include problem solving through queries and database changes.
  • This role will primarily be responsible for managing several data files at once, managing each data files life-cycle through its initial validation and database loading and communicating that progress to stakeholders.
  • Develop and utilize standard templates to accurately and concisely write requirement specifications. Translate conceptual user requirements into functional requirements in a clear manner that is comprehensible to developers/project team.
  • Execute detailed mapping and testing around structured data files (transition and valuation) to ensure all data is complete and correct.
  • Support the IT Project manager in New Deal transactions as needed and business analysis activities for new project.
  • Execute on data related production support tasks including quarter and year end close activities, regulatory reporting, updating documentation as needed for knowledge transfer.
  • Support the IT Project Manager in understanding new taxonomy requirements, governance, training, workflow initiatives, access control and testing.

 

Requirements

 

  • Degree in computer science or business administration required.
  • 2-4 years direct work experience in a data analyst or operational role in the life insurance domain.
  • Experience with data analysis highly desired.
  • A strong understanding of comparing actual data to a set of expected data (with large sets of data in Excel).
  • Understanding how to assist clients and other users through editing data sets to correct issues/troubleshooting.
  • Excellent ability to define patterns and trends in data to easily determine causes for data related issues.
  • Demonstrated ability to query and manipulate data through Microsoft XL and SQL. Experience with Access a bonus.
  • Understanding of software environments needed as part of the SDLC.
  • Proficiency in SQL Ability to troubleshoot through large data sets and communicate solutions and working through large text files and Excel files.

 

 

 

 

Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

Date Posted 1/22/2021
Salary $70,000 - $80,000 + bonus






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