Lead Consultant - Data Analyst

Job description

As a Lead Data Analyst at Thoughtworks, you will be at the forefront of our data-driven initiatives, providing leadership in the collection, processing and analysis of large datasets to drive significant business impact for our clients. Your role will encompass both hands-on data analysis and strategic leadership in the development and execution of data strategies. Moreover, you will play a crucial role in fostering data-driven decision-making, ensuring data quality across all projects. You will also provide guidance and skill development to team members, enhancing the environment of continuous learning.

Job responsibilities

  • You will excel at the practice of data extraction, modeling and insight generation
  • You will define the strategy for creating and communicating business dashboards, reports and KPIs
  • You will use storytelling practices in dashboard construction
  • You will lead data analysis, BI and data product projects
  • You will collaborate with leaders from other teams to identify data analysis opportunities and form joint data-based strategies
  • You will develop and implement guidelines and best practices for the data analysis team
  • You will provide high-level strategic recommendations based on advanced data analysis
  • You will promote a culture of evidence-based decision-making, increasing data literacy across the team
  • You will be capable of building application- or website-tagging strategies aligned with product and business strategies
  • You will evaluate the client's data infrastructure and propose improvements and adjustments

Job Qualifications

Technical Skills

  • You have experience managing multiple project, ensuring successful completion within specified timelines
  • You have experience leading analytics and business intelligence projects
  • You collaborate with stakeholders on the development, implementation and project planning cycles of the data analytics roadmap
  • You have experience managing or providing guidance to the team
  • You are an expert in SQL, Python or R, as well as data visualization tools
  • You have great knowledge of research techniques and satisfaction indicators, such as A/B testing
  • You have experience in developing dashboards using self-service BI tools, i.e.: Power BI, Tableau, Looker, Microstrategy, etc.

Professional Skills

  • You understand the importance of stakeholder management and can easily liaise between clients and other key stakeholders throughout projects, ensuring buy-in and gaining trust along the way
  • You are resilient in ambiguous situations and can adapt your role to approach challenges from multiple perspectives; You don’t shy away from risks or conflicts, instead you take them on and skillfully manage them
  • You are eager to coach, mentor and motivate others and you aspire to influence teammates to take positive action and accountability for their work&
  • You enjoy influencing others and always advocate for technical excellence while being open to change when needed
  • You are a proven leader with a track record of encouraging teammates in their professional development and relationships
  • Cultivating strong partnerships comes naturally to you; You understand the importance of relationship building and how it can bring new opportunities to our business

Other things to know

Learning & Development

There is no one-size-fits-all career path at Thoughtworks: however you want to develop your career is entirely up to you. But we also balance autonomy with the strength of our cultivation culture. This means your career is supported by interactive tools, numerous development programs and teammates who want to help you grow. We see value in helping each other be our best and that extends to empowering our employees in their career journeys.

About Thoughtworks

Thoughtworks is a global technology consultancy that integrates strategy, design and engineering to drive digital innovation. For 30+ years, our clients have trusted our autonomous teams to build solutions that look past the obvious. Here, computer science grads come together with seasoned technologists, self-taught developers, midlife career changers and more to learn from and challenge each other. Career journeys flourish with the strength of our cultivation culture, which has won numerous awards around the world.

Join Thoughtworks and thrive. Together, our extra curiosity, innovation, passion and dedication overcomes ordinary.

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