Concept Information Technology Newport, Newport
My client in Newport, South Wales are seeking a Data Source Analyst - initially on a 6 month contract with a view to extend. The role sits within teams that are responsible for developing and maintaining the systems that produce economic statistics. For the main part, these systems are built on an in-house platform (an Oracle relational database). People with an aptitude for coding (notably writing and interpreting formulae and instructions) should be able to pick up the system quickly. To note, there is not much scope to use R or Python in this type of role, but people who are able to use these software would perform well. On a day to day basis, the role will involve: Learning about current methods and data sources used in their systems Working with business areas to understand requirements and work with methods specialists to produce detailed specifications to meet these requirements. Building these requirements into the in house platform Skills-wise they are looking for: Working knowledge of / aptitude for systems analysis and testing principles Ability to translate technical issues to non-technical staff Experience of writing and using formulae in Excel An aptitude for coding Aptitude to learn systems design and specification principles Understanding of Project Management principles The role is paying £140.00 per day - security checks will be required.