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Consultant – Data Sourcing & Cataloging, Center for Data & Insights
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As a part of Data Sourcing & Cataloging team in the Center for Data & Insights within Accenture Applied Intelligence, this position will work with various Industry/ Function Insights teams to understand the analytical use cases and define data requirements to solve those use cases. This position requires ability to synthesize the data requirements, interact with multiple stakeholders across the Accenture organization and other 3rd party data vendors to evaluate and assess data availability & quality and then work with Data Platform and Data Governance teams to ensure integration/ onboarding of shortlisted data sources into the common platform.
YOUR ROLE: Consultant – CDI
Minimum undergraduate technical degree (B.E. / BTech/ equivalent) or post-graduation degree in Management, Economics or any quantitative field.
This position requires a strong individual contributor who can drive data requirements discussions, document data sourcing needs and work in a collaborative manner with stakeholders across the organization. Proven ability to deliver results is a must. Individual must be able to effectively manage cross-functional partners at senior levels that are internal and external to Accenture and Accenture’s Clients. Ideal candidate will have to demonstrate excellent project management skills, strong communication with the ability to present findings to multiple levels. Experienced in managing and/or delivering on data driven engagements in an agile environment.
•4-6 years of experience in Data Management/ Analytics roles, with good knowledge of enterprise data base management and data architecture
•Experience working with multiple business teams and understanding the data requirements, data availability across the enterprise and with external data ecosystem
•Experience with Enterprise DW / BI implementation/ Data Science using technologies like Hive, Cassandra, Spark, kafka, Flume, Python, R etc.
• Hands on experience in at least 1 relational database like SQL Server, Oracle, MySQL etc.
•Experience working with at least one of the cloud platforms (AWS, GCP, Azure)
• Experience with Data Governance initiatives
SET YOURSELF APART: Preferred Qualifications
-Creative problem solving (Innovative),
- Analytical skills,
- Self-starters with a curiosity and appetite for new technology, emerging usage of alternative data,
- Client facing skills,
- Good documentation skills,
- Excellent communication skills
o Ability to summarize the essence in speech & in written communication
o Ability to write ‘Mutually exclusive & collectively exhaustive’ text
o Ability to connect with clients and Accenture team informally
Skill/Operating Group Center for Data & Insights
Location Mumbai/ Bengaluru/ Gurugram
Shift Day Shift
Educational Qualifications: Minimum undergraduate technical degree (B.E. / BTech/ equivalent) or post-graduation degree in Management, Economics or any quantitative field.
Experience: 4-6 yrs
Key Competencies and Skills (Must to have): - Good understanding of data structures and enterprise data models
- Experience with any of the cloud platforms (AWS, GCP, Azure)
-Experience with Enterprise DW / Data Science using technologies like Hive, Cassandra, Spark, kafka, Flume, Python, R etc.
- Data modelling, BI/Visualization solution experience
- Experience in SQL, No-SQL
Additional Information/Skills (Good to have): - Understanding of Alternative Data Sources/ Experience working with 3rd Party Data Vendors
-Experience in contracting and onboarding of 3rd party data vendors
-Exposure to ETL and Data Cataloging tools is preferred
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