Advanced Analytics Consultant
Location: Houston, Texas
Job Type: Full time
[MULTIPLE POSITIONS]: Avanade Inc. seeks Advanced Analytics Consultants in Houston, TX to analyze current business processes and assess client needs in order to design data solutions.You will: design and build modern data pipelines, data streams, and data service Application Programming Interfaces (APIs); deliver data analytics solutions according to client requirements w/in cost, budget, and quality constraints; develop/maintain structured data (data warehouses/relational databases) or unstructured/semi-structured sources (data lakes, blob storage, etc.); build ETL (Extract-Transform-Load) and ELT (Extract-Load-Transform) processes for various use cases; and support User Acceptance Training (UAT), Go-Live, and other post-deployment activities.Travel may be required and expected in the future, depending on the needs of the project/client.You must live w/in reasonable commuting distance of Houston, TX.
The position requires at least a bachelor’s degree, or its foreign equivalent, in Computer Science, Information Technology, Statistics, or a related technical or quantitative field, plus at least four (4) years of experience in the job offered, or as a Data Analyst/Analytics Engineer, or in a similar IT or IT consulting role. ***Alternatively, in lieu of a bachelor’s degree and four (4) years of experience, the employer will accept no degree and seven (7) years of experience in the job offered, or as a Data Analyst/Analytics Engineer, or in a similar IT or IT consulting role. The employer deems that any suitable combination of education, training, or experience is acceptable.*** A qualified applicant’s experience must include: 4 years of experience translating business requirements into technical requirements and sustainable data models/solutions; 2 years of experience utilizing the Microsoft Database Management Systems (SQL/NoSQL); 1 year of experience utilizing programming languages (C#/Python/Scala/R/SAS) or any other language for data analysis or statistical modeling; 2 years of experience utilizing Data Management Practices and Patterns - Relational Databases, Data Lakes, Data Modeling, ETL, and Data Visualization; 1 year of experience working throughout the full software development lifecycle w/in an Agile Framework or Waterfall methodology; 1 year of experience designing, developing, and testing ETL mappings; and 2 years of experience designing and building data visualizations in SSRS, Power BI or any other visualization tool. Avanade requires all employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 as a condition of employment. Avanade will consider requests for medical or religious accommodation to this vaccination requirement on an individual basis.
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