Data Analyst (Role B-1)


Does reviewing and analyzing data to gain insight into client behaviour and enhance operational effectiveness sound interesting to you? Do you have a strong attention to detail and a knowledge of databases? Would you enjoy using your analytical & technical skills to provide insight into large sets of data?

Here is what you will do:

  • Analyze data to identify patterns, correlations and anomalies within the datasets as well as with other datasets
  • Assist in identifying gaps in existing reporting capabilities and define potential solution to meet those gaps
  • Generate and configure analytics dashboards, visualizations and reports relating to the efficiency of operations and systems
  • Summarize key findings to be presented to internal stakeholders

In performing this role you will: 

  • Have a university degree or college diploma in Economics, Statistics, Mathematics or other quantitative discipline
  • Use your advanced skills in Microsoft Excel and in-depth knowledge of statistical methods to analyze large datasets
  • Have an understanding of relational databases and some experience working with either SQL, MySQL, XQuery/Path, Oracle or DB2
  • Use your ability to work with different data visualization tools to present findings (e.g. Tableau, Google Charts, D3, Highcharts)

Nice to have:

  • Experience working with web app or open-source frameworks, programming languages or DevOps tools
  • Exposure to ELK stack or SQL databases
  • Data modelling experience or knowledge of mainframe dataset formats and concepts
Role Business Location Deadline
Data Analyst RBC Toronto  September 4, 2018 Closed

The Recruitment Process

Application

The first step in the recruitment process is for interested candidates to apply for the roles. This will involve completing an online questionnaire as well as submitting their resume to Specialisterne Canada. Instructions for applying are included below. Applicants will be shortlisted for participation in the next step based on a review of each online questionnaire and assessing the likelihood of fit for the roles for which we are recruiting.

Employment Discovery Workshop

The next step in the Specialisterne recruitment process is an Employment Discovery Workshop. It is a hands-on, task-based experience where you will work on specific projects in a relaxed setting. It is an opportunity to learn about our approach to hiring, and for us to get to know you – what motivates you, your interests and your skills.

Training Program

Candidates whose profiles are well-suited for the roles for which we are recruiting will be invited to participate in a four-week skills evaluation and training program on the employer’s site. It will include case studies, real-life projects, as well as training relevant to the roles and working environment.

Employment

Employment offers are made to the candidates with the best fit. Once accepted, the individuals will transition into their positions at the organization. Specialisterne Canada will provide support where necessary, which may include modifications to the work environment.

Those not selected can have their profiles added to our database for consideration for other more suitable job opportunities in the future.

To Apply

Please read the role descriptions carefully.

If you completed a Specialisterne questionnaire in the past, please do so again, as this one has been customized for this recruitment program.

For More Information

Please direct any questions via email to info@specialisterne.ca.  If you prefer to speak on the phone, send us an email and we will schedule a call.

For a complete description of the process and all our roles, download this PDF.

For more information about Specialisterne, visit our website www.specialisterne.ca.

We look forward to hearing from you!

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