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QA/Data Analyst
Ref No.: 17-22244
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
Required Skills :
• 3+ years of experience working with data, analyzing data and understanding data
• 2+ years of experience working with any object oriented programming language like Java, Python, Scala.
• Data Quality Automation experience
• Bachelor’s degree, or work equivalent, in data sciences, health information systems, computer science or related field

Basic Qualifications :

Job Description :
Apex Systems, part of On Assignment the 2nd largest IT staffing Solutions firm in the country has a opportunity for an QA/Data Analyst role in Boston, MA. This is a 6 months contract to hire position. The pay rate is flexible depending on experience, Please do let me know if you are interested in the below position.

Position: QA/Data Analyst
Client: Health Care Company
Location: Boston, MA
Duration: 6 months contract to hire

Job Description:

Duties and Responsibilities:
In this role you will be working in an agile environment responsible for implementing automated tests to ensure data quality from the data factory perspective, including:
• Work closely with the Analysts and Data factory engineers to ensure ETL code correctness
• Implement automated tests for validating the incremental data on a given frequency for various clients.
• Build regression test suite for the data warehouse
• Identify and implement big data validation with emerging technology for the data pipeline.
• Contribute to technical documentation of test plans and processes
• Participate in ongoing innovation to improve processes and bring scale
• Create tools/framework to aid in automation of data testing effort.
• Contribute to evolution of company level software development best practices, standards, and policies.
• Ability to work individually and within groups

Required Qualifications:
• 3+ years of experience working with data, analyzing data and understanding data
• 2+ years of experience working with any object oriented programming language like Java, Python, Scala.
• Data Quality Automation experience
• Bachelor’s degree, or work equivalent, in data sciences, health information systems, computer science or related field

Preferred Qualifications:
• Ability to query large data sets using SQL
• Query optimization skills
• Healthcare domain knowledge is a plus
• Spark engine knowledge/experience
• Analytical thinking

• Soft Skills:
• Highly analytical, curious and creative
• Strong organization skills, very detail oriented, with careful attention to work processes
• Takes ownership of responsibilities and follows through on hand-offs to other groups
• Enjoys a fast paced environment and the opportunity to quickly learn new skills
• Ability to work creatively and flexibly, both independently and as part of a team
• Experience with or an interest in learning to work with complex health care databases
• Good written and oral communications skills
• Ability to analyze user requests, define requirements, investigate and report conclusions