Country:

United States

Cities:

Boston, Concord, Jersey City, New Haven, New York City, Newark, Providence

Area of expertise:

Analytics

Job Description

Data Engineering Consultant


Do you enjoy making sure that information is accessible and easy to use? So do we.

You’re a data designer who knows how to find, store and present a range of information from different sources so that everyone can access what they need quickly and simply, and use it effectively.


About you

You draw on your considerable experience in bringing data and statistics to life to solve sometimes complex problems, and you’re comfortable looking after several projects at once. You’re able to make your own decisions while at the same time supporting more junior team members.


About the job

Working in Data Engineering, you know the importance of data to business. You design and set up projects that bring together information from a variety of sources, to enable analysis and decision-making. You make sure that data is accessible and easy to use, so that it can be used for routine and ad-hoc analysis.


Day to day, you will:

Use your knowledge to plan and deliver data warehouse and storage

Take part in designing and running bespoke data services for individual projects

Stay up to date with business best practice in using and retrieving data

Design, develop, adapt and maintain data warehouse architecture and relational databases that support data mining

Customize storage and extraction, metadata, and information repositories

Create and use effective metrics and monitoring processes

Help to develop business intelligence tools

Support deal teams by providing subject knowledge and solutions for client proposals

Author reports that include key performance indicators, show where current operations can be improved, and identify the causes of any problems

Create and maintain report forms and formats, information dashboards, data generators and canned reports, as well as other information portals and resources

Travel as required.


Your skills

You’re got great experience in data and analysis, and how to source, store and share information. You’re a problem solver who’s happy to work autonomously and to share their knowledge and skills, as well as guiding other team members.


Your skills and experience include:

Database, storage, collection and aggregation models, techniques and technologies – and how to apply them in business

Employing statistical and data visualization tools and techniques

Experience in structured problem solving

Great project and people management

Using SharePoint, PowerPivot, SRRS, Excel – including pivot tables and macros

Working with SQL.

You’re likely to have a Bachelor’s degree in Applied Mathematics, Statistics or another relevant field, or an equivalent combination of education and experience. You also have at least three years of relevant professional experience. 


Avanade requires all new hires to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Avanade will consider requests for medical or religious accommodation to this vaccination requirement on an individual basis.

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About Avanade

Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital, cloud and advisory services, industry solutions and design-led experiences across the Microsoft ecosystem. Every day, our 56,000 professionals in 26 countries make a genuine human impact for our clients, their employees and their customers. 


We have been recognized as Microsoft’s Global SI Partner of the Year more than any other company. With the most Microsoft certifications (60,000+) and 18 (out of 18) Gold-level Microsoft competencies, we are uniquely positioned to help businesses grow and solve their toughest challenges.


We are a people first company, committed to providing an inclusive workplace where employees feel comfortable being their authentic selves. As a responsible business, we are building a sustainable world and helping young people from underrepresented communities fulfil their potential. 


Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at www.avanade.com