Data Analyst

Bengaluru, Karnataka, India | Full-time | COVID-19 remote

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About us: 

cloudThing solves complicated problems with great digital experiences. We combine Power Platform, DevSecOps, Data Science and Software Engineering to achieve measurable business outcomes for our clients. Headquartered in Birmingham and part of the Kerv Group, the combined Kerv Group is a £35m revenue global organisation, with over 330 employees, working with over 800 sector leading clients, with offices in London, Birmingham, and Bangalore.

cloudThing always selects the best technology fit for a project and therefore expects and encourages all our developers and designers to embrace the latest technologies, frameworks and cloud deployment platforms. We relish the difficult problems and integration challenges and guarantee our developers are never bored.

We are proud to be certified as a Great Place to Work by independent assessors in both the UK and India. We can offer you an inclusive, collaborative atmosphere to develop your skills as part of a global multi-discipline development team with opportunities to be mentored by forward-thinking architects.

Join cloudThing to work closely with household name clients, build your technical prowess and make new friends along the way.

Who we are looking for: You are excited at the idea of unlocking the stories within complex datasets and you relish the challenge of taking a complex business problem and building a plan of action to find the insight you need from the raw data. You understand how to present insights from data in a compelling, visual way to engage technical and non-technical audiences alike. You have a strong interest in the workflows surrounding the analysis i­­.e. data warehousing, business intelligence & data science.

Experience: 3-6 Years

Required Experience:

  • Exploration of structured and unstructured datasets based on broad sets of requirements
  • Using the PyData stack (Numpy/Scipy, pandas, Scikit-Learn, NLTK/spaCy) for goal focused analysis
  • Gathering requirements from technical and non-technical stakeholders and turning these into hypotheses which can be tested against the data
  • Extracting data from a variety of sources including SQL databases, document databases, graph databases, web APIs, etc.
  • Awareness of statistical modelling methodologies and how to choose the most appropriate strategy
  • Data visualisation techniques and presenting results back to a non-technical audience

NOTE: as is common with this type of role, occasional out of hours working and on-call duty may be required to support high-priority issues and service impacting releases

Desirable Experience:

  • Working in a cloud first environment, awareness of the different constraints and opportunities this presents
  • Awareness of ETL techniques for building a data solution
  • Understanding of Big Data workloads and distributed data processing using tools like Blaze/Spark/Hadoop/Dask
  • Experience working with BI tools like PowerBI/Tableau/Looker
  • Other tasks as reasonably requested

We’re also looking for people that fit how we work, which is something like;

  • happiest working under their own direction, but fully supported when needed
  • an obvious attention to detail
  • ability to identify and pick up new processes and software platforms quickly
  • ability to work effectively with remote teams in India
  • ability to work flexibly to deliver on-time to tight timescales

 

ability to work flexibly to deliver on-time to tight timescales

“cloudThing is an Equal Opportunity Employer and determined to ensure that no applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender, age, disability, religion, belief, sexual orientation, marital status, or race. We are committed to the principle of equal employment opportunity for all employees and to providing employees with a work environment free of discrimination and harassment. All employment decisions are based on business needs, job requirements, individual qualifications and work experience.”