Data Specialist (Data Analysis / Dimensional Databases / Database Architecture) – Cape Town, South Africa

Southern Africa
Posted 4 months ago

Reference No. SR-DS-001

Job Description:

Our client is looking to recruit a Data Specialist/ Data Analyst to be based in Cape Town, South Africa. The prospective employee will be responsible for the financial services needed to support operational and strategic decisions.



  • Perform data analysis, extracts and reporting from various data sources.
  • Spend time with and develop understanding of key business areas in order to provide in-depth analytics
  • Be involved in all financial services projects to assist business users to identify data components of their projects.
  • Ensure effective change management processes, protecting the company standards.
  • Drive insight derived from data exploration to the business
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to understand their data requirements and provide technical support in data-related issues.


Requirements: Qualification and Skill

  • A relevant tertiary qualification. (Preferably Business Science IT)
  • Prior Data warehouse experience (at least 7 years)
  • Excellent knowledge of dimensional databases; including experience in creating optimized scripts / queries and database architecture
  • Experience in Business Analysis using various techniques to describe business needs e.g. conceptual model, ERD, Test Cases, Data Flows, UML models, Data Dictionary, Business process flows, etc.
  • Experience in Snowflake, Python and Matillion will be an added advantage.  
  • Experience in retail will be an added advantage.


If you wish to apply for the position, please send your CV to Shearidan Rabsch at


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Shearidan Rabsch

Recruitment Manager – Banking and Finance

CA Finance


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