1 Presidents Choice Circle, Brampton, Ontario, L6Y 5S5
The decision to join a company is a big one. We have opportunities for hard working, energetic and reliable people just like you.
Why is this role important?
Are you at the top of your game? Bring your expertise and knowledge to Canada’s largest retailer. We are looking for smart, nice and curious team members to help bring our Data & Analytics game to the next level. This is an exciting time to join our team – we are changing the game in a big way!
If you are looking to join a company that offers unlimited opportunity, excellent leadership, world-class training and makes a big impact on the community – this is the role you’ve been waiting for!
The Data & Analytics team at Loblaw is hiring a Senior Analyst, Business Intelligence reporting to the Sr. Manager, Business Intelligence . The incumbent will be responsible for preparing data and uncovering insights, which can be clearly represented to the business in engaging BI visualizations.
The successful candidate will use advanced techniques for analyzing data, will build and maintain collaborative relationships with business partners, leaders and work with cross functional teams. The candidate will be a self-starter who has a passion for working with big data and effectively communicating the value of their analysis to the business.
What You'll Do:
Responsible for the extraction and analysis of complex information from a variety of data sources
Analyze data to help determine insights to solve business problems or identify new opportunities
Collaborate with business partners to understand and define their data visualization requirements
Participate in the design and implementation of complex business intelligence and analytic solutions based on functional requirements.
Understand and communicate complex business concerns and solutions in a clear and concise manner
Prototype visualizations with the business to guide the BI development process
Design and build interactive and static data visualizations to provide insights and enable strategic business decisions
Ensure the availability and optimal performance of the solutions / dashboards
Work with data management team to source and model data for BI
Adhere to and further develop data governance standards in creation of data visualizations
Build statistical, descriptive and predictive models to support experimentation that are easily understood and replicated
Produce engaging data visualizations that effectively bring data insights to life
Actively identify and execute initiatives to improve process and data infrastructure
Act as a gatekeeper with regards to security and confidentiality of data obtained through all sources
What You'll Bring:
University Degree in Data Science, Computer Science, Statistics, Mathematics, Economics, Engineering, Business, or other relevant field
3+ years’ experience building BI visualizations using Qlik and/or MicroStrategy
3+ years’ experience in utilizing advanced SQL data extraction and manipulation tools
Strong programming skills with SQL, Python
Experience with cloud environments such as GCP and Big Query, Azure and Databricks preferred
Technical expertise regarding different data models, database design and segmentation techniques
In depth data mining experience working with large relational databases
Superb analytical and conceptual thinking skills; to not only manipulate but also derive meaningful interpretations from data
Knowledge of predictive modelling, machine learning modelling and pattern recognition models is an asset.
Pharmacy data and analytics experience is an asset
Ability to take initiative and work on multiple projects in a fast-paced environment
Capability to liaise with all levels across the enterprise on projects and ad-hoc requests
Advanced MS Office skills (Excel, Word, PowerPoint)
Strong detail orientation is essential in this role
A team player and self-starter
What You Can Expect:
We are a team of diverse and ambitious analysts, who cultivate a friendly and inclusive work environment where you can be yourself. Our employees’ development is at the core of our business, offering endless possibilities for growth, learning and mobility.
Other perks of joining Loblaw:
Competitive compensation and benefits package
Office with incredible amenities including an on-site gym, volleyball court, and basketball court (turned ice rink in the winter!)
A flexible work environment which values balance
Colleague Discount Program
Tuition reimbursement Program
Employee Share Ownership plan
If the above sounds like a great fit, then we would love to hear from you! Apply today, and get the process started. If you meet the above requirements, expect a call from one of our recruiters, followed by an in-person interview. Our recruitment process will allow you to meet and interact with colleagues at various levels of our business to give you a great perspective of life at Loblaw.
We thank all candidates for their interest but please note, only those candidates who meet the minimum requirements for the position will be contacted.
How You’ll Succeed:
At Loblaw, we seek great people to continually strengthen our culture. We believe great people model our values, are authentic, build trust and make connections.
If that sounds like you, and you are open-minded, responsive to change and up to the challenges provided in a fast-paced retail environment, apply today.
In addition, we believe that compliance with laws is about doing the right thing. Upholding the law is part of our Code of Conduct – it reinforces what our customers and stakeholders expect of us.
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Loblaw recognizes Canada's diversity as a source of national pride and strength. We have made it a priority to reflect our nation’s evolving diversity in the products we sell, the people we hire, and the culture we create in our organization. Accommodation is available upon request for applicants with disabilities in the recruitment and assessment process and when hired.
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