Junior Data Analyst – IT-Online

Data Analyst – Analyze health data!

The successful candidate will be expected to assist senior managers in analyzing and manipulating health data, interpreting results, and building analytical and statistical models within the team.

The Position: We are looking for a dynamic Analyst based permanently in Cape Town. The proposed remuneration range is R25,000.00 to R37,000.00 per month. According to skills, qualifications and experience.

How to register:
For your application to be considered, please send your CV together with your academic file / statement of results to [Email Address Removed] – only candidates with relevant experience will be contacted.

Requirements:

  • Matrix completed – essential
  • Completed degree with major in Statistics/Data Science/Actuarial Science/Operations Research – essential
  • Honors degree completed – very beneficial
  • Must reside in Cape Town – essential
  • Must be a team player
  • Must be dedicated and hard working
  • Own reliable transport essential

Responsibilities:

  • Assist senior managers in health data analysis, data manipulation, visualization and preparation of findings and insights
  • Assist in the development of methodologies and data products to be implemented by the business
  • Investigate different scenarios to understand data trends
  • Interpretation of results and findings
  • Develop and maintain statistical or artificial intelligence models
  • Implement flexible data management and reporting solutions using a variety of software platforms

Technical skills:

  • Technically inclined – keen to code (SAS, SQL, R, Python)
  • Advanced spreadsheet and data processing skills (Excel / Macros)
  • Working knowledge of data manipulation / predictive analytics / operations research / optimization
  • Demonstrable experience or knowledge of at least one statistical language (R, Python)
  • Experience in the healthcare sector – very beneficial

Why should you apply?

  • Work in an established environment where you will grow under the mentorship of a strong and experienced team of actuaries and enjoy the benefits of working on a variety of initiatives in a multidisciplinary environment

Work references, criminal checks and qualification checks will be conducted on the successful candidate.

We will only respond to pre-selected applications. Therefore, please consider your application unsuccessful if you have not received a response after 7 days.

Desired skills:

  • Data Analyst
  • Data analysis
  • Statistics
  • Statistical analyzes
  • Data science
  • Actuarial Science
  • Data manipulation
  • SAS
  • SQL
  • R
  • Python
  • Statistical models
  • Actuarial models

Desired work experience:

Desired level of qualification:

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Sean N. Ayres