#140485

Data Analytics Specialist

Location:
Hartford County
Job Terms:
Temporary
Salary:
W2, Hourly, Depends on Experience
Start date:
12/03/2018
posted by:
Kimberley Strayer
Date:
11/08/2018

Job Description:

Our client is looking for a Data Analytics Specialist who will be directly responsible for data mining and analytics initiatives the Marketing Analytics center of excellence (COE) to realize customer/client value potential; provide strategic business and marketing recommendations; advise and assist in strategic utilization of customer and client data; encourage and promote data analytics awareness and ensure efficient and effective system implementation and integration.


Key Responsibilities:

Summary Data visualization is the art of conveying insights in an intuitive and compelling way to drive understanding and decision making from key executives on down to operational analysts. The right candidate will operate at the intersection of business, analytics, and design, as well as design, develop, and implement visual solutions.

Client Description:

Our national insurance industry client practices what it preaches, and has a strong health and wellness focus as part of their company culture. As a part of their organization, even as a freelancer, you can expect to be included in that culture!

What else can you expect from this organization?

  • As a congenial and collaborative culture, they’ll welcome you as an equal contributor, and value your opinion when it comes to creative and marketing project creation and delivery.

  • They’re fully committed to an Agile environment, adopting and utilizing standard Agile practices daily.

  • These folks are committed to getting it right, and as such, are quite focused on metrics and ROI. “Measure twice, cut once” is a common phrase that could possibly apply to their project teams. That’s why they value candidates with previous knowledge and experience in designing & managing to drive metrics, and have a keen eye for those with insurance industry experience.

    • Prior knowledge of and familiarity with industry acronyms is a plus.

  • This is very much a matrixed organization, so bring your A-game and communication skills! You’ll be networking with any number of stakeholders related to your creative and marketing projects.

  • Being a larger corporation, the meeting schedule is sometimes heavy. With a strong ability to stay organized and focused on your deliverable, you’ll thrive here!

Certain locations benefit from on-site fitness center facilities, Starbucks, and free parking. Our advice? Bring your walking shoes! Your day has a built in mini-workout. Parking in the CT facility tends to be a bit of a walk from the (very large!) main building, but that will make your fitness tracker happy!

Benefits for Consultants

Aquent talent are eligible for a generous health-and-wellness package.

Our plan includes: Medical Insurance Aquent offers access to comprehensive In and Out of Network plans, with contributions toward monthly premiums and often with eligibility within two months of starting work. Retirement Savings Plan Aquent offers a 401(k) plan, managed by a leader in the retirement field, with immediate vesting.

Other features:

  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Professional training
  • Discounts and Perks

Requirements:

  • Two plus years of hands-on expertise with at least one enterprise Business Intelligence tool
  • Exceptional analytical, conceptual, and problem-solving abilities.
  • Strong written/oral communication and presentation/interpersonal skills.
  • Highly motivated and able to work independently as well as in a team environment.
  • SAS is a plus


Education: BS in Math or related filed. MS or MBA preferred, 2-3 years experience

Required Skills:  
BUSINESS INTELLIGENCE 
MARKETING 
PROBLEM-SOLVING 
SAS 


Additional Skills: 
DATA ANALYTICS 
DATA MINING 
DATA VISUALIZATION 
INTEGRATION 
INTEGRATOR 
MBA 
SERIAL ATTACHED SCSI 
TABLEAU SOFTWARE 
VISUALIZATION  
 

Successful candidates will be asked to complete a background check and drug test prior to start.