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Data Analyst - Contract

Job Title: Data Analyst - Contract
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Cork
REF: 99079
Job Published: 3 months ago

Job Description

All applicants must have a working visa for Ireland for this contract role

Contact: Karl Lippett
Telephone: 086 1070950

Data Analyst - Contract
Our client, a medical device company in Limerick are currently looking to recruit a Data Analyst for their site on a contract basis.

  • The Data Analyst will be responsible for manufacturing data development and management on a European funded project with a duration of 3 years.
  • The role will involve ensuring delivery of milestones and work package deliverables as part of a European project consortium.
  • This will require technical knowledge in the areas of sensors, sensor integration in manufacturing equipment, and advanced analytics; as well as, in-depth knowledge of manufacturing design protocols.
  • Additionally, the successful candidate will collaborate with key project partners and ensure effective communication throughout the project.
  • Moreover, the data analyst will be responsible for presenting data in the project reporting requirements.
  • The data analyst will report to the research coordinator responsible for the project.

  • To develop equipment and software user requirements specifications for a predictive maintenance platform.
  • Identify data sources and assess data accuracy and consistency.
  • Extract and prepare data for analytics.
  • To work with project partners to develop sensing and advanced analytics solutions for Johnson and Johnson
  • To build demonstrators for technologies investigated as part of European project.
  • To contribute to the presentation of project reports.
  • To provide guidance to other staff and students in own specialist area
  • To take part in knowledge-transfer activities, including collaborative meetings with other research groups
  • To maintain knowledge and understanding within the field/specialism, transforming and applying knowledge acquired from project to research
  • Work with all relevant project teams to deliver project on time and on budget with the required quality level.
  • Ensure compliance with company’s procedures, cGMP, recognized quality standards and regulatory expectation.
  • Ensure that all Health, Safety and Environmental requirements are fulfilled.
  • Open to travel to support development.

Principle Accountabilities:
  • To develop sensing and advanced analytics solutions for Johnson and Johnson
  • To contribute to research reports
  • To carry out the data analytics activities assigned to the research project.
  • To engage with key project partners.
  • To provide the team with regular project updates.

Key Competencies Required:
  • Data analytics skills
  • Communication skills
  • High attention to detail
  • Proactive approach to work
  • High standards
  • Flexible
  • Availability to travel as required by the research projects
  • Analytical/critical thinking skills
  • Team player communication
  • Strong work ethic
  • Highly motivated
  • Continuous improvement focused

Qualifications & Experience
  • BSc in Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics or Statistics
  • 2 years’ experience working in industry
  • 1 year experience in a research environment
  • Background in manufacturing engineering
  • Knowledge of advanced analytics and predictive maintenance
  • Strong grasp of algorithms and data structures
  • Experience with extracting, cleansing, analysing and presenting data
  • Experience with implementing cloud-based distributed systems and microservices
  • Have an understanding of machine learning, data mining, multivariate statistical analysis, mathematical modelling and operation research.
  • 1 year experience in a regulated industrial environment
  • PhD or Research Masters in an engineering/science discipline
  • Experience in participating in European funded projects
  • Process Excellence – Six Sigma Blackbelt certified

For further information on this Data Analyst role in Limerick please contact Karl Lippett on 086 1070950 /

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