Senior Data Specialist

Category: Analytics and Emerging Digital Technologies
City: Brussel, Brussels, Belgium
Position ID: J0819-0723
Employment Type: Full Time

Position Description

In this position, you often act in a role of pioneer. You are a true team player and know how to motivate others to the best of their abilities. A flexible and pragmatic attitude is second nature for you. You are up to date on the latest developments in the field of Data and Analytics. Your knowledge and experience allows you to act as an architect in a leading role in various projects.

Your role:

Leading a team of Data and Analytics enthusiasts, you advise clients across different sectors on their digital transformation journey. Collaboration and innovation is at the heart of what you do. You’re a born leader, inherently motivated, with a passion for life-long learning and teaching.

Your future duties and responsibilities

Architect, design and build reusable components, frameworks and libraries at scale to support data and analytics platforms
· Design and implement product features in collaboration with business and technology stakeholders

· Anticipate, identify and solve data management and data quality issues

- Realization of studies and analysis of data and analytics in order to assist our clients to lever the value of data

Analyze and provide advice to clients on how to manage the quality and reliability of data

· Clean, prepare and optimize data at scale for ingestion and consumption

· Drive collaborative reviews of design, code, test plans and dataset implementation performed by other data engineers in support of maintaining data engineering standards

· Analyze and profile data for the purpose of designing scalable solutions

· Mentor and build the skills of junior data engineers in adopting best practices

Required qualifications to be successful in this role

Advanced experience building callable cloud solutions, real-time and high performance data lake solutions preferably on AWS, Azure or GCP

o At least 8 years of proven and varied experience in the fields of data for example, Data Quality, Data Visualization, Data Data Quality: evaluations, audits, data analysis recommendations

o Data Visualisation: analysis and design of analytical reports and data visualization

o Data Management Solutions, and Data Science: Data Management; Improvement and Enrichment

· Proven experience in modern business intelligence techniques, data modelling and theories of Kimball

· In-depth understanding of micro-services architecture

· Proven experience in troubleshooting complex data issues and root cause analysis methods, proactive resolution of product and operational issues

· Able to lead others in solving complex problems by taking a broad perspective to identify innovative solutions

· Ability to quickly pick up new programming languages, technologies and frameworks

· Strong problem solving and analytical mindset

· Strong understanding of data structures and algorithms, technical design

· Flexibility for regional mobility

· Fluent speaker and writer in Dutch and English, French is a plus

· Proven experience of methodologies such as Agile, PMP, Lean Six Sigma

· Living in Belgium, no work permit required

Your ability to adapt, combined with a natural spirit of collaboration, entrapreneurship, your analytical spirit, your writing skills and autonomy, your sense of service, your interpersonal skills and ability to articulate the overall picture will be your assets to succeed in this mission and evolve within our company.

What you can expect from us

Build your career with us.

It is an extraordinary time to be in business. As digital transformation continues to accelerate, CGI is at the center of this change—supporting our clients’ digital journeys and offering our professionals exciting career opportunities.

At CGI, our success comes from the talent and commitment of our professionals. As one team, we share the challenges and rewards that come from growing our company, which reinforces our culture of ownership. All of our professionals benefit from the value we collectively create.

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