Data Analyst

Job Description

Data Analyst
SF36625
Location: Leicester or Bristol

About the role

At Babcock International we're looking to recruit an experienced Data Analyst.
You'll work across the submarine enterprise in utilising data to drive and predict operational efficiency across our naval platforms. Based in the Data Analytics team you'll be key in generating analysis from large and diverse data sources for the next generation of dashboards and 3D models. You will be using a combination of Python and SQL will be able to collate the requirements of various stakeholders to design and implement technical solutions with the aim of constantly improving systems and processes.
As the Data Analyst you will be acquiring data from primary or secondary data sources. You will be working directly with management and users to gather requirements, provide status updates, and build relationships.
Using your experience you will structure and interpret data for delivery to stakeholders and to our Visualisation team as well as evaluate internal systems for efficiency, problems, and inaccuracies, developing and maintaining protocols for handling, processing, and cleaning data while championing new technology and methods for use in the rest of the business.

What do I need to do the role?
You will have a degree in either Mathematics, Economics, Computer Science, Information Management or Statistics.
We would also like you to have experience in the following areas:
* An analytical mind, ideally from a digital analytics or BI background
* Must have a strong coding background with experience in either Python or SQL
* Experience of statistical methodologies and data analysis techniques
* Strong problem solving skills
* A strong desire to learn and develop the role beyond its initial scope
Lastly you will have the ability to engage and communicate effectively with people across the business.

What else do I need to know?

* The successful candidate will need to satisfy Ministry of Defence security requirements. This may require you to hold or be eligible/capable of achieving 'Security Check' (SC) clearance.
* We are happy to talk about flexible working. Please ask about alternative patterns of work at interview.

About Babcock International
For more than a century, Babcock, the Aerospace and Defence company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly-skilled engineering services. We help customers in the UK and around the world to improve the capability, reliability and availability of their most critical assets within the four market sectors of Marine, Land, Aviation, and Nuclear, underpinned by a deep understanding of technology integration, unique infrastructure and specialist training.
We're committed to providing a great employee experience in a supportive and engaging environment. The benefits you can expect to enjoy include a generous holiday entitlement, competitive money purchase pension scheme with life assurance and a share ownership scheme. You'll benefit from excellent career and learning and development opportunities to ensure that you grow and achieve your full potential.

Application Guidance
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We are committed to building an inclusive culture and strive to attract talent who thrive in an inclusive and flexible working environment. If you have a disability or need any reasonable adjustments during the application and selection stages please let us know and will respond in a way that best fits your specific needs.
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Armed Forces Covenant
We are proud to support the Armed Forces community by honouring the Armed Forces Covenant. We recognise the value that Serving Personnel, both Regular and Reserves, Veterans, Uniformed Cadet Instructors and Service Families contribute to our business and the United Kingdom. As part of the Covenant, Babcock offers Reservists and Uniformed Cadet Instructors up to 2 week's special paid leave to help them meet their commitments. To find out more please check our career website for more information.

Closing date: 27/09/2021
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