Country:

Canada

Cities:

Toronto

Area of expertise:

Analytics

Job Description


Do you enjoy solving problems, turning data into insights and leveraging analytics to answer difficult questions, enhance business operations and decisions? So do we.

Avanade’s Information Technology Services, Intelligent Enterprise team is looking for an Analytics Engineer to work with our internal partners (Marketing, HR, Sales, Strategy) to build data models to drive insights into difficult business problems.


About you:

You understand and appreciate the intersection between Software Engineering best practices and data products. You are an ambitious technologist who wishes to work with and contribute to the latest cloud technology from Microsoft and able to rapidly learn new technologies. You are comfortable looking after several projects at once. You are looking for a position wherein you can meaningfully contribute today, with career growth potential for tomorrow.


Day-to-day:

  • Partner with functional leaders on our Marketing, Sales, People Strategy, and Ops teams to understand their tactical goals and create high quality data products that support decision making
  • Establish, own, and improve data models that are consumed by visualization designers and by leaders and decision makers
  • Meaningfully contribute to our ever-evolving data platform, helping to make it the best in class on the Microsoft stack, augmented with open source libraries where applicable


Experience:  

  • Motivated individual contributor and “full-stack” analyst (a.k.a. analytics engineer), with 1-2 years of experience in data analysis, data engineering, data science, or analytical/quantitative roles in management consulting, finance, marketing, academia, or operations
  • An analytical thinker looking for an opportunity to own data projects from beginning to end, with a focus on driving better results for the business
  • An excellent communicator and a natural team player; curious and inquisitive and excited to gain deep knowledge of every functional area
  • Proven professional experience with data mining, analysis, modeling, of large, complex data sets. 
  • Strong SQL skills; experience using dbt or managing a data warehouse preferred. Experience with visualization and business intelligence tools (Power BI preferred)
  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Data Science, Computer Science or another relevant field, or an equivalent combination of education and relevant experience


Supporting Desirable Skills:

  • Power BI development experience
  • CI/CD experience
  • DBT
  • Development with Python
  • Azure Machine Learning

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About Avanade

Avanade is the leading provider of innovative digital and cloud services, business solutions and design-led experiences on the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals bring bold, fresh thinking combined with technology, business and industry expertise to help make a genuine human impact on our clients, their customers and their employees. We are the power behind the Accenture Microsoft Business Group, helping companies to engage customers, empower employees, optimize operations and transform products, leveraging the Microsoft platform. Avanade has 50,000 professionals in 26 countries, bringing clients our best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at www.avanade.com.