Data Analyst (Python/SAS)

REF: 903787_1590064014

  • Position: Permanent
  • Salary: Not Disclosed
  • Location: Greater Belfast

MCS Group is working exclusively with one of NI's biggest and best technology employers in their search for a Junior Data Analyst with SAS and/or Python skills. Consistently recognised as a "best place to work", the company have one of the strongest employer brands in the local market, known for their culture, flexibility, progression and technology. The Data Analyst will join a new and growing hihg-profile team, working on the analysis and automation of reports for a high profile business unit. You'll get exposure to SAS and play an integral part to the team's transition to working with Python.

The is the perfect opportunity for an ambitious Data Analyst to hone their coding skills, learn and pick up new tech and ultimately avail of unlimited training and progression!

Interview process: 1 stage, remote interview with a streamlined remote on-boarding process.

The Role

The Data Analyst will immerse themselves in a multitude of analysis and reporting projects - working across a high profile business unit.

You'll use your coding skills (in either Python, SAS or SQL) to pull data from databases to influence and support business decisions.

You'll play a key role in forecasting, planning and investigation across data projects and ad-hoc requests from multiple stakeholders.

The Data Analyst will play an integral role in the teams transition across to Python later this year.

The Person

A degree in Data or Related IT Discipline is preferred

You'll have some degree of commercial experience in coding/scripting in Python, SAS or SQL

You'll ideally have exposure of working with large data sets.

You'll be inquisitive and eager to learn (and ultimately develop your technical skills)


Negotiable dependent upon experience with a leading benefits package which includes pension, bonus, flexible working, health

To speak in absolute confidence about this opportunity please contact Chris Busby, Head of IT Permanent Recruitment at MCS Group 028 9023 5456 or send an up to date CV via the link provided.

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