Country:

China/Mainland

Cities:

Shanghai

Area of expertise:

Analytics

Job Description

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 the job 

As a Senior Consultant, 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. 

 

About you 

You understand how to turn piles of data into actionable insights that our clients can use to their competitive advantage. You can explain complex analytical concepts in non-technical language that business people can understand.  

 

Your skills and experience include: 

  • Lead solution architect in EDW project delivery, lead designer of the system;
  • Good project management skill in project delivery;
  • Good communication skill, have client facing experience;
  • Demonstrate significant experience working with database, storage, collection and aggregation models, techniques and technologies, with the ability to apply such methods to solve business problems.
  • Experience in structured problem-solving assignments and strong project management and people management skills 
  • Advanced reporting skill, Power BI, SRSS, Excel skills (with embedded Pivot Tables & Macros) 
  • Advanced SQL Skills - Microsoft Azure based data solution, including Azure SQL Data Warehouse, HDInsight, Stream Analytics, Data Lake Store, Data Catalog and others. Big Data solution on Azure a big plus.

 

You probably have a bachelor and above degree in data science, Economics, Statistics or a related field.

 

You’ve gained at least 8 years of experience of quantitative analysis in a business setting, including building statistical models. You’ve had a management role for around three years and the same time or more in consulting.  

 

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About Avanade

Avanade leads in providing innovative digital services, business solutions and design-led experiences for its clients, delivered through the power of people and the Microsoft ecosystem. Our professionals combine technology, business and industry expertise to build and deploy solutions to realize results for clients and their customers. Avanade has 29,000 digitally connected people across 23 countries, bringing clients the best thinking through a collaborative culture that honors diversity and reflects the communities in which we operate. We welcome all, and seek talented individuals who can bring their whole self to work, build inclusive teams and encourage diversity inside and outside the organization. Majority owned by Accenture, Avanade was founded in 2000 by Accenture LLP and Microsoft Corporation. Learn more at www.avanade.com.