The Data Analyst identifies and specifies data requirements for new reports to meet reporting needs of business users. He/She collects data from a multiple data sources such as website, social media platforms, mobile platforms and videos. He/She validates data from various sources and ensures readiness for analysis. He/She transforms data into the right data set before analysis. He/She assists in the qualitative/quantitative analysis of data and generates reports of analysis. He/She works with the relevant business stakeholders to develop recommendations to support the use case.
~ Analyse the data using the selected tools and techniques
~ Collect data based on the data specification and data collection process
~ Collect data using appropriate tools and techniques
~ Define the data to be collected and document the scope of data collection
~ Develop data collection sequence based on data dependencies or other availability constraints
~ Develop standards and procedures related to database environment.
~ Document analysis results and assumptions made and degrees of uncertainty in the data
~ Examine the risks of the database file system.
~ Identify and document the appropriate tools and methods for data collection
~ Identify and document the authoritative data source and data constraints/gaps
~ Identify and highlight any anomalies and limitations
~ Identify and select appropriate data sources, tools and techniques for data analysis
~ Identify data needs and requirements for generation of reports
~ Record data required in the data specification document
~ Refine report format and data analysis coverage
~ Validate the data using the appropriate tools and techniques against the data quality standards
~ Verify with the data owners on the data collection process
~ Work with application team and setup database environment based on policy and application requirements.