Data Analyst Lead (d/f/m)

As a Data Analyst, you will lead the activities that uncovers the power of data to drive business decisions. You will be critical member of the team working very closly with the business and delivery team and act as bridge to help explore how data plays crucial role in to delivering business objectives.

About Cognizant

Cognizant (Nasdaq-100:CTSH) is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 194 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at or follow us @Cognizant.

About the Team/Business Unit

DATA+ practice is part of the Digital Business & Technology BU business unit. It is responsible for delivering digital data platforms, smart data lakes on premise/cloud using Cloud/Hadoop distributions/NoSQL/Graph technologies, Data Virtualization products availble in the market and have built an proprietary Data Platform to deliver end-end data services, automation and framework driven data processing modules. We are a platinum/gold partners for majority of platform vendors which enables us seamless access to all upskilling plans, career focused training plans, product upgrades, discussions, events etc;

About You: 

As a Data Analyst, you will work closely with the client and help with their business. 

Your key responsibilities will be:

  • Work as overall Data lead responsible for the engagement/program
  • Maintaining upto date knowledge and information about the source systems and end to end data management
  • Management and referesh of meta data in data lakes
  • Good knowledge of use cases that leaverage data from the modern data platform
  • Expert in Data analysis and data quality to offer appropriate solutions to the wider developement team
  • Expertise in understanding and documenting client data requirements that are easily understandable by both client and Cognizant Team. Disseminate right knowledge across all teams to design and build expected solution.
  • Support the teams in the test activities by bringing in the deep knowledge of the data and its usage
  • Be a consultant for data programs and coordinate with Business System Owners and IT Architects to collate, analyze source data and design enterprise data models. 
  • Participate in triage calls for user stories sign-off  and drive the discussions related to data transformations 
  • Work closely with the product owners, business analysts and external stakeholders regarding data related activities

Our ideal candidate:

  • Overall 10 years of IT experience
  • Hands on experience on analyzing the data 
  • Uncover hidden data the challenges and recommend appropriate solutions
  • Good understanding of data preparation for analytics and data science use cases
  • Good understanding of data stored in Modern data platforms
  • Data exploration capabilities for quick business PoC 
  • Can demonstrate the knowledge on using meta data for data discovery and business analysis 

If you’re comfortable with ambiguity, excited by change, and excel through autonomy, we’d love to hear from you!

Contact me:

Tobias Lohrmann
t. + 49 69 272269500 | m. + 49 172 7848629

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