Inverness based - will accept UK relocation applications
£35,000 + (based on experience)
Hone your analytical skills and take on a new challenge with great learning and development potential
We`ll look to you to support expert analytical and design services to further enhance our delivery of health informatics projects at a national level.
You`ll be joining a forward thinking and collaborative team environment, where you can expect great visibility for you and your work as you work with a range of stakeholders and academic partners.
What you`ll do
As a Database Analyst, you`ll use your passion for data and analytics to help challenge and improve our business processes to benefit the delivery of health services across Scotland. To do this, you`ll simplify complex data into clear data visualisations and compelling insight to resolve problems and implement innovative processes, while making clear and actionable recommendations and spotting potential issues and opportunities.
It`s a highly collaborative role which will see you working closely with your data colleagues and stakeholders as well as with the wider areas of analytics to progress project initiatives, translate complex health questions into clear analytical plans and promote the innovative use of data across the health sector.
Along with this, you`ll be:
Providing analytical support to NHS wide projects, bringing your analytical expertise to cross functional working groups
Applying appropriate statistical techniques and concepts to develop data led solutions to business problems
Performs data extraction, storage, manipulation, processing and analysis and managing multiple analytical deliveries concurrently
Keeping up to date with the latest technical developments within analytics and making sure that changes to data protection best practices are adopted
The skills you`ll need
We`re looking for a keen problem solver with an analytical mindset and strong attention to detail to join us in this role.
You`ll be educated to a degree level in a numerate discipline or you`ll have equivalent practical experience in an analysis related field.
Additionally, you`ll need:
Significant experience with analytical or database querying software such as SQL, SAS, R or Python, as well as data visualisation software, big data environments or using cloud environments for analysis
A track record of delivering a complex analytical service and experience of using statistical techniques to articulate and translate business problems
Excellent stakeholder management and communication skills
The ability to identify wider business impacts or opportunities across key outputs and processes.
To apply for this role, please send your cv . The consultant looking after this position is Angela McBrearty, contactable on 01463 729213.