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Volvo Group Data Analyst in Greensboro, North Carolina

Data Analyst

The Data Analyst has the responsibility to seek out requested data from various sources within the enterprise. In this role you will be responsible for enabling VFS to maximize its leverage of enterprise information assets by ensuring their accessibility, timeliness, trustworthiness, and security. You will use your skills to analyse and prepare data in order to help the business in decision-making and problem-solving tasks. You should also have the ability to think strategically about the information that will help stakeholders make data-driven business decisions (https://www.northeastern.edu/graduate/blog/data-driven-decision-making/) and to communicate the value of this information effectively.

Core Responsibilities:

  • Mining data from primary and secondary sources, then reorganizing said data in a format that can be easily read and understood

  • Collaborating with information architects, data engineers, and business stakeholders to identify data sources and assist in data extraction for analysis.

  • Creating appropriate documentation that allows stakeholders to understand the steps of the data analysis process (https://www.northeastern.edu/graduate/blog/data-analysis-project-lifecycle/) and duplicate or replicate the analysis if necessary

  • Supporting the data team in identifying, documenting and revising reporting requirements.

  • Supporting initiatives for data integrity and normalization.

  • Provide data profiling and some basic quality assurance of imported data in order to make it usable

  • Use graphs, infographics and other methods to visualize data

Education & Experience:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent preferred

  • A broad background in application development

  • Experience in (captive) financial services and understand the processes and execution models in financial services

  • Experience with Oracle and SQL Server databases and a strong knowledge in writing Oracle SQL scripts and PL/SQL

  • Knowledge of data gathering, cleaning and transforming techniques

  • Overall information technology experience

  • Experience in analytics design and usage and/or background working with or as a data modeler

  • Goal-oriented and positive attitude to deliver against targets

Required Competencies and Skills:

  • Strong understanding of data and information

  • Business savvy, understand information from business perspective and use that to more effectively develop enabling technologies

  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills

  • Able to work independently and proactively

  • Reporting and data visualization skills using software like Power BI, SAP Business Objects

  • Global, open, innovative, holistic and goal-oriented mind-set

  • Knowledge on information modelling methods and technologies preferred

  • Ability to set and meet deadlines

  • Ability to work in high-pressure situations

  • Technical writing skills

  • Excellent attention to detail

Advanced level of English, oral and written

About us

The Volvo Group drives prosperity through transport solutions, offering trucks, buses, construction equipment, power solutions for marine and industrial applications, financing and services that increase our customers’ uptime and productivity. Founded in 1927, the Volvo Group is committed to shaping the future landscape of sustainable transport and infrastructure solutions. Countless career opportunities are offered across the group’s leading brands - Volvo, Volvo Penta, UD Trucks, Terex Trucks, SDLG, Renault Trucks, Prevost, Nova Bus, Mack, Eicher, Dongfeng Trucks and Arquus.

Volvo Financial Services is the global financial solutions provider of the Volvo Group, supporting the Volvo Group brands with expert financial services. This includes providing customers and dealers with a full-range of offerings, such as financing, leasing, and insurance solutions. Our team of about 1,400 professionals are located in 45 countries worldwide. As a part of the Volvo Financial Services team, you will experience challenging assignments, gain international exposure, and interact with colleagues around the world in the Volvo Group.

Auto req ID

111336BR

Entity

Volvo Financial Services

State/Province

North Carolina

City/Town

Greensboro

Employment/Assignment Type

Regular

Travel Required (Maximum)

No Travel Required

Last application date

26-Apr-2021

Functional Area

Information Technology

Volvo Group North America is an Equal Opportunity Employer E.O.E/M/F/Disability/Veteran

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