Data Analyst in St. Louis, MO at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 9/6/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job #:  873935

They need someone who can retrieve data out of a database and have the creative mindset to solve problems and do the visualization side of reporting. All of the data they are working with is to support their bi-flows and sales people. 

The tools the individuals use isnt that big of a deal, they are more concerned with the creative mindset and being able to solve problems. 

Responsibilities including but not limited to:

-assimilating/mining data from different repositories using

-building sophisticated visual displays and presenting the findings

-working with internal customers to enhance existing reporting
 
-Understanding of predictive analytics techniques leveraging machine learning algorithms

-Past experience with Tableau, Spotfire, or similar preferred

-Experience with Alteryx, Pipeline Pilot or similar a plus

Here’s a few bullet points for information in addition to what we’ve discussed in person for these types of roles.

 

-experienced data analyst who is a problem solver

-a “driver” of solutions; not just a report creator

-must be proactive

-someone who has worked to understand their customer’s (reporting) needs

-tool set-I am somewhat agnostic of the specific tools they have used.  However, my assumption is that they have leveraged some of these tools or similar to solve problems in the past:

-sql  

-Tableau, Spotfire, or similar visualization tool

-experience with Alteryx or similar a plus

- r/python or similar a plus

-Background in statistics/math a plus

-experience with predictive analytics a plus

 

The number of these boxes that a candidate can check off is important, but as you know the individual’s ability to understand and explain insights uncovered from their analyses is paramount to being successful in the role with our team.   

 

 

If you are interested in talking more about this opportunity, please send me an updated copy of your resume at rgau@apexsystems.com or you can call me directly at 314-485-4035.

 

 

 

 

 

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