Datafin

SQL Developer/Reporting Analyst

IT – Analyst, Data Management
Cape Town – Western Cape

ENVIRONMENT:
IMPLEMENT and enhance reporting solutions for both internal & external clients of a fast-paced Independent Asset Management Firm seeking your strong SQL ability and experience with data warehousing to be its next SQL Developer/Reporting Analyst. The scope of the role encompasses business requirements gathering, specification generation as well as solution implementation and subsequent query resolution. You must have 3-5 years’ suitable work experience with proficiency in SQL Server, SSRS, Excel and preferably have experience with GitHub, Asset Management and the Retail sector.
 
DUTIES:
  • Write reports/extracts/queries from requirements specifications using technologies such as SQL.
  • Ability to analyse and improve performance of stored procedures (SP).
  • Understand data architecture, as it relates to data being required by reporting solutions and query resolution.
  • Liaise with business areas to gather business requirements and translate these into specifications.
  • Analyse and resolve problems in existing reports/extracts/queries and then implement corrective actions.
  • Communicate effectively with internal stakeholders on analysis findings.
 
REQUIREMENTS:
  • 3-5 Years relevant experience.
  • SQL Server, Transact SQL experience essential.
  • Microsoft Technologies (SQL Server, SSRS, Excel, etc.) essential
  • Source Control System knowledge desirable, GitHub.
  • Asset Management experience desirable.
  • Some Retail knowledge will be an advantage.
 
ATTRIBUTES:
  • Hardworking.
  • High attention to detail to ensure accuracy and integrity of data.
  • Excellent time management skills and ability to multi-task within a BAU environment.
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently or within a team.
  • Extremely organised.
  • “Get it right first time” attitude.
  • Excellent problem solving and troubleshooting skills.
  • A solid understanding of and appreciation for data quality.
  • Possess the ability to communicate analysis and insights to key stakeholders.