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Data and Analytics Technical Lead

Do you want to fulfil your passion for changing the world with technology and data?

At Decision Inc, no two days are the same. You will be challenged and pushed whilst being nurtured and supported to become a master of your craft. You will participate in interesting internal and client projects. Propelling you to think outside the box and develop the technology, analytical and soft skills to be recognised as a top performer in your field.

We are client obsessed, and constantly challenging each other on ways to deliver better outcomes with data. We never lose sight of the bigger picture and have fun along the way. 

If events like our BBQ challenge sound tasty to you, then Decision Inc. is the place for you!

Who are we?

Decision Inc is a management and technology consulting organisation with offices in South Africa, United Kingdom, and Australia. The company’s foundation is built on data and analytics, and we continue to grow by helping our clients identify and monetise their data and business assets. 

We represent leading global technology brands and are experts in their implementation, support, and management. We marry this with strong industry expertise to ensure we are focused on realising client value.

Who are you?

Who you are and how you do things are as important to us as what you do. You are the sort of person that:

  • People like to sit beside on long bus trips, and you really get the ‘two ears, one mouth’ saying
  • Has lots of friends, but a set of really close confidantes that would go to war for you
  • Is smart but just as importantly savvy, you can read rooms and sense things others don’t
  • Super competitive but love to give the ‘assist’ recognition more than taking the glory
  • Loves to learn, even when it gets hard with commitments and life getting in the way
  • Organises catch-ups with friends and love the fact you have all remained connected
  • Is searching for purpose and how you can explore making a difference

What Will You Bring?

  • You are brilliant at taking abstract technical requirements and ideas, and synthesizing them down to simple concepts,
  • You will have a proven record of helping junior consultants convert high-level requirements to low-level deliverables,
  • You love being in front of clients and will brainstorm their business problems seeking solutions from within the Decision Inc portfolio and industry.

What Will You Do?

  • Identify and develop cutting edge and innovative technology solutions to enable better decision making for our customers
  • Work with your industry leader and team to deliver great data and analytics solutions for clients
  • Provide technical leadership for a group of junior consultants with your industry leader supporting their ongoing training and development
  • Triage technical delivery issues and support the junior consultants’ growth and ability to problem solve independently
  • Support the High-Level requirements gathering and work with Junior Consultants and the Engagement Lead to convert these into Low-Level designs and work packages

Who Do You Need To Be?

Mandatory

  • Relevant Technical experience and expertise
  • Strategic service road map development experience
  • Ability to work as a leader within a team developing an inclusive, harmonious high performing team
  • Able to work strategically with your Industry leader to create senior relationships built on trust
  • Deep technical skills across Data and Analytics platforms and products
  • Consulting experience, enjoying the cadence of client engagements and 
  • The willingness to be cross-skilled into multiple client relevant solutions
  • Strong problem-solving skills and good communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Able to explain technical concepts to business people in a language they understand, and business requirements to technical people
  • Eagerness and willingness to learn – a positive attitude is everything!
  • Self-motivated, driven, and ambitious

Preferred Technical Skills

  • Relevant Degree e.g. Computer Science, Technology, Business, Information Systems
  • Microsoft (preferred) or Qlik Certified (advantageous)
  • Experienced in either Microsoft BI stack/ Qlik / Oracle / SAP or general ETL/BI
  • Experience in data integration (script writing)
  • Data model designing (Back End design)
  • Experience in Application Integration (Front End)
  • Experienced in implementing BI tools for requirements and utilizing various sources
  • Good understanding of data warehousing and analytical methodologies and solution delivery
  • Strong problem-solving skills and good communication skills, both written and verbal – Explaining technical concepts to business people in a language they understand, and business requirements to technical people
  • Eagerness and willingness to learn – a positive attitude is everything!