Data Analyst
QuadReal
Toronto, ON
Headquartered in Vancouver, British Columbia, QuadReal Property Group is a Canadian real estate investment, development and management company operating on a global scale.

The company’s $24.5 billion portfolio spans 23 Global Cities across 17 countries. Owned by British Columbia Investment Management Corporation (BCI), formerly bcIMC, one of Canada’s largest institutional investors, QuadReal was established to manage its real estate investment portfolio.

QuadReal is recruiting for a Data Analyst who will serve as a liaison between our business partners, analytics development team and subject matter experts to deliver the appropriate data solutions and analyses for the business. The successful candidate will use their experience and abilities to understand the business problem, data structures and how information can be turned into insight and action.

Reporting into the Head of Analytics and Data Science, that Data Analyst will play a key role in the delivery of successful data solutions that support the business growth at QuadReal.
Role Description

Liaison with respective line of businesses (LOB’s) to capture and ensure delivery of their data needs - including thorough collaboration with the Analytics team as necessary
Identify, analyze and interpret data using statistical techniques as required
Deliver custom reports and decks while leveraging the analytics toolkit and data sources at your disposal
Develop and perform data mining and data exploration used cases as required by our business partners
Authors requirements documents, translates requirements into functional specifications for hand-off to internal and/or external technical teams and subject matter experts for development (both ETL and Analytics development)
May be required to develop test plans and test cases for deliverables
Potentially serve as the Data Steward for the Line of Business and Data Domain under their responsibility
Define and capture metadata and rules as required in support of the corporate Data Governance Program
Provide training and education as required to end users on either the Analytics toolkit or data structures
Facilitates JAD sessions; use case workshops; and design walkthroughs as needed
Assist the support team in investigating and analyzing production problems and issues as assigned; escalation support and problem analysis for operational issues related to applications
Mapping source system data to target destination
Data migration and data analysis support as required
Depending on location of candidate, there may be travel considerations to sites

Education and Qualifications:
Minimum 5 years’ experience working as a data analyst or Business intelligence professional
University or college degree in Mathematics, Economics, Accounting, Computer Science or related discipline.
Minimum 3 years’ experience working with various BI tools, Analytics software and Data Warehousing environments
Experience working with data modeling software like ERwin, ER/Studio is an asset
Strong SQL programming skills
Experience working SAS/SPSS/R software and statistical modeling is a preferred asset
Real Estate experience is an asset
GIS and mapping software experience is an asset
Finance and accounting experience is an asset
Experience with a range of database platforms and Data Warehouse appliances
Knowledge of star schema designs and logical/physical data models
Expertise in requirements and functional design facilitation and documentation, including modeling tools and methods.
Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy
Excellent communication and presentation skills in both written and verbal, including the ability to produce clear and well-organized documentation.
Strong interviewing skills with the ability to identify and extract requirements from others.
QuadReal Property Group will provide reasonable accommodation at any time throughout the hiring process for applicants with disabilities or for those needing job postings in an alternate format. If you require accommodation, please advise the Talent Acquisition team member you are working with and include the following: Job posting #, your name and your preferred method of contact.