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Senior Data Analyst

London, Greater London, United Kingdom, £ £ 58000.00-65000.00 Annual Annual, Permanent


Join us as a Business Analyst with BAE Systems

(Remote working, with occasional visitation to Warton Preston or Samlesbury, Full-time, Permanent)

About Capita

At Capita, we support clients across a range of sectors, including local Government, central Government, education, transport, health, life and pensions, insurance and other private sector organisations. We support with expertise applied by the talent across our business in combination with technology, insight and analytics to keep our clients ahead of change, sharper than competitors and more efficient than ever - and we always need new talent to help us achieve our goals.

About BAE Systems

BAE Systems is one of the world's leading global defence, security and aerospace companies. We work at the cutting edge of technology, creating more than 100 new inventions every year for customers in over 100 countries.

If you'd like to make a real difference where it counts, BAE Systems is the place for you.

From keeping soldiers, sailors and pilots safe to helping countries prosper, from developing the next generation of supersonic aircraft to investing in the next generation of super-smart talent - at BAE Systems, we work together to give our customers an essential edge in protecting the things that really matter. Lives, livelihoods, ways of life.

Join us and you'll be encouraged and rewarded to excel in this important work. Apply your talent where it counts.

The Role of the Senior Data Analyst

Consults and supports IT in the development and application of projects, policies and processes, IT strategy, systems, and programme of work. To manage and coordinate activities and participate in all aspects of the full project and systems lifecycle, ensuring the products implemented add value to the business and contribute to, or influence the strategic direction of the business.
Provides guidance on accessibility, retrievability and protection of electronic information, whilst supporting the transformation of information from one format/medium to another, where appropriate. Understands the relevant organisational policies and procedures and operates to ensure the information is presented effectively.
Works within business change programmes, assists/supports in the preparation of technical plans and provides advice on technical aspects of system development and integration (including requests for changes, deviations from specifications, etc.).

Typical Role Responsibilities

Conducts data analysis techniques to identify patterns of activity and conduct root cause analysis.
Provides technical expertise to enable the correct application of operational procedures.
Contributes to the planning and implementation of maintenance and installation work, including building and configuration of infrastructure components.
Implements agreed infrastructure changes and maintenance routines. Configures tools to automate the provisioning, testing and deployment of new and changed infrastructure.
Identifies operational problems and contributes to their resolution, checking that they are managed in accordance with agreed standards and procedures.
Provides reports and proposals for improvement, to specialists, users and managers.
Coordinates content management processes to meet the needs of users.
Uses content publishing systems to manage published content across different channels and considers any legal issues related to publishing, including that associated copyright concerns are adequately managed.
Integrates and co-ordinates internal and external suppliers to achieve agreed service levels and quality standards.
Applies tools, techniques and processes to track, log and correct information related to configuration items.
Verifies and approves changes ensuring protection of assets and components from unauthorised change, diversion, and inappropriate use. Ensures that users comply with identification standards for object types, environments, processes, lifecycles, documentation, versions, formats, baselines, releases and templates.
Performs audits to check the accuracy of information and undertakes any necessary corrective action under direction.
Applies ethical and robust techniques in the transformation of data from one format/medium to another, in line with organisational policies and procedures and being sensitive to risks around the use of information.
Develops and co-ordinates plans across multiple suppliers and deliver and communicate those plans.
Uses appropriate methods and a systematic approach in the development, maintenance, control and distribution of quality and environmental standards. Makes technical changes to and controls the updates and distribution of quality standards.
Distributes new and revised standards.
Applies data analysis, design, modelling, and quality assurance techniques.
Carries out technical delivery and operational activities associated with a technology or group of technologies.
Understands the technical aspects of systems development and integration to function.
┬ĚDelivers projects in collaboration with project and programme management.

Expected Skills/Qualifications:

Awareness of business unit policies and processes.
Experience of working in an IT Function.
Data Governance
Data Architecture
Experience developing information aspects of a coherent, integrated Enterprise Architecture.
Experience developing a multifaceted, layered Enterprise Data Model in complex, data-intensive environments.
Data Modelling and Design
Good information and data modelling skills across Conceptual, Logical, and Physical specifications.
Experience in relevant modelling languages such as UML, SysML, and ArchiMate.
Experience in relevant domain Standards such as ISO 10303:239 (PLCS), the ASD S-Series ILS Specifications, and OAGIS.
Data Storage and Operations
Experience with a variety of Data Storage technologies.
Data Security
Experience defining the Data Security requirement within the context of the Data Architecture.
Data Integration and Interoperability
Experience with ETL, API Management, and Data Virtualization technologies.
Document and Content Management
Experience defining and integrating approaches to unstructured Data Management within the context of the Data Architecture.
Experience with Document and Content Management technologies.
Reference and Master Data Management
Experience defining and integrating Reference and Master Data Management solutions within the context of the Data Architecture.
Experience with Reference and Master Data Management technologies.
Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence
Experience defining and integrating Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence solutions within the context of the Data Architecture.
Experience with Data Warehousing and Business Intelligence technologies.
Metadata Management
Experience defining taxonomies and ontologies.
Experience with relevant Semantic Web Standards such as OWL, RDF, LDP.
Experience with Metadata Management and Semantic technologies.
Data Quality
Experience operating on Data Quality improvement programmes.
Experience defining the Data Quality requirement within the context of the Data Architecture.
Experience defining and integrating Data Quality solutions within the context of the Data Architecture.

What we're looking for in you:

Be trained at least to ITIL foundation and either appropriate ITIL Intermediate or other appropriate capability training.
Knowledge of working within a SIAM operating model would be beneficial.
Relevant vocational qualification or equivalent experience (e.g. HNC / Prince 2 Foundations / Computer Science Degree).
Experience of working in a similar role or environment for at least 3 years.

Salary & Benefits:

A competitive salary with an excellent benefits package, which includes a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. We also offer a range of additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and many local and national employee discounts. Some employees may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

Please note, successful candidates will be expected to go through vetting and Security Clearance.

This position will be primarily remote working, in line with current Government guidelines. Occasional travel to BAE Systems' sites may be required

We look forward to hearing from you and wish you the very best of luck with your application

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London, Greater London, United Kingdom
£ £ 58000.00-65000.00 Annual Annual