Business Data Analyst
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Business Data Analyst

Cognizant Technology Solutions UK Ltd
Time left to apply
27 days to apply on Prospects

Job description

Are you keen to gather and analyse data to achieve and drive our client’s business outputs? Our Analytics and Information Management (AIM) team empower our clients with data sets that are rich, real and relevant.

Within AIM graduates may be involved in any areas of the data lifecycle from ensuring data and information can be sourced and surfaced at the pace needed in the digital age, to working on information architecture, then information outcomes ensuring the true value of information is achieved for the client

Roles available

Business Analyst
Join one of our industry focused teams and we will work with you to determine potential career paths within AIM. We will then build a learning and project plan that will give you exposure to the relevant parts of the AIM business and enable you to choose your career path over the course of your first 12-18 months. This is open to any graduates that demonstrate an understanding of the impacts and outcomes that can be achieved through the use of information. A STEM degree is not mandatory as we can train in the relevant technologies.

Big Data
Join the Big Data team to help them implement big data platforms for our clients. Your training will include in depth learning in both the platforms, such as Hadoop and Cloudera, and the tools and products that work with the platforms including Hive and R. You will need a computing degree with exposure to platforms and architecture and ideally Java and/or R.

Data Science and Analytics
Join the analytics team learn about cutting edge analytics tools and processes. These will include R and machine learning techniques. Your project work will start as data centric analysis and research and as you gain experience you will ramp up to delivering full analytic outcomes for our customers. You will need a numerate degree, ideally in statistics or data science.

Starting: September 2017, November 2017 or January 2018.

Company information

Cognizant (NASDAQ-100: CTSH) is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 230 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital or follow us

Person requirements

  • A passion for data collection, data analysis and data-driven decision making
  • Strong problem solving, analytical, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work collaboratively with global project teams
  • Willingness to travel and work in a variety of locations
  • Candidates must have a European passport to apply

Qualifications and experience requirements

  • Business/technology related degree (2:2 degrees considered)
  • Maximum three years work experience

Accepted degree subjects

computer sciences and IT



Pension, discretionary bonus



Contract and working hours

Permanent · Full-time

How to apply

Number of vacancies: 40

Closing date: Continuous recruitment

This job listing will no longer be available on Prospects from 19/10/2017

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