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Junior Data Analyst - IT Asset Management

Reading, Reading, United Kingdom, £25,000 - £32,000 , Permanent

Posted: 7 hours ago


Livingstone Group - Junior Data Analyst - Reading

IT Software Asset Management

Founded in 2011, the Livingstone Group are a private equity backed, global powerhouse helping clients to optimise their IT software solutions and cloud portfolios to minimise risk and maximise their spend.

The business employs around 150 great people and has offices in the UK, US and The Netherlands providing the intelligence global clients use to govern their digital transformation journeys, including many Fortune 500 organisations.

Our Operations Team is at the heart of our business ensuring we deliver a seamless service to the global businesses we work with, managing their IT and Software Assets.

We have a new opportunity for a Junior Data Analyst to join our growing team. The post is to play an active part in the success of Livingstone Group in our operations team.

The Junior Data Analyst will collect, analyse, format and present new and existing data sources for customers software and cloud investments, driving optimisation recommendations and value-based data insights. Using our LUCE platform to configure new solutions in line with the business and client requirements.

For the time being the role will be based at home with, potentially, occasional visits to the office for meetings, training.

Day to day:

Key Responsibilities

Analytical and problem-solving. Understand how to apply basic techniques for analysis of research data and synthesis of findings.
Communication. Translate and communicate accurate information to technical and non-technical stakeholders.
Data management. Understand data governance and how it works in relation to other organisational governance structures.
Data modelling, data cleansing, and data enrichment. Produce data models and understand where to use different types of data models. Understand different tools and able to compare different data models. Know how to reverse-engineer a data model from a live system. Understand industry-recognised data-modelling patterns and standards.
Automation and innovation. Identify and develop solution for automating complex repeatable queries that normalize and cleanse data for end user.
Data visualisation. Know how to use the most appropriate approach to visualise data to tell compelling and actionable stories relevant for business goals. Can present, communicate, and disseminate data appropriately and with high impact.
Logical and creative thinking. Know how to respond to problems in databases, data processes, data products and services as they occur.
Project management. Know how to apply your knowledge and experience of project management methodologies, including tools and techniques.
Quality assurance, validation, and data linkage. Can recognise and identify appropriate ways to collect, collate and prepare data.
Statistical methods and data analysis. Know how and when to practically apply existing best-practice solutions.Benefits

We offer a great package including, flexible / remote working, competitive salary, health and wellness initiatives, days off for charity & volunteering along with leading industry training and development.

Additional Information

We offer a Smart Working policy which means that you may have the opportunity to work remotely and office based several days per week.

Essential Skills

Experience of using an object-orientated software language to obtain, extract and manipulate data, such as Python, C#, Java or equivalent.
Experience of querying relational databases (using SQL Server specifically) as well as a working familiarity with other database systems.
Analytical skills related to working with a mixed variety of both structured and unstructured datasets, finding relationships in the data.
Experience performing root cause analysis on internal and external data and processes to answer specific business questions and identify opportunities for improvement.
Building automated processes and workflows supporting data transformation, data processing, and restructuring for reporting and dashboards.
Strong project management and organizational skills.Desired Skills

We are looking for a candidate with some experience in Data Engineering and Analytics, who has attained a Graduate degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Informatics, Information Systems or another quantitative field.

You will also have skills in using software languages to call APIs, extract, manipulate, and shape the data in such a way that it can be interpreted accurately, and insights revealed.

About Company

The leading independent, global proivder of Software and Cloud Portfolio Management and Optimization services.

If the Livingstone Way with our values of teamwork, pride in everything we do and putting the customer first resonates with you, drop us a line to apply with your CV, current salary and notice period

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Reading, Reading, United Kingdom
£25,000 - £32,000