Stanley Black & Decker

Quality Data Analyst

Data Analyst in Towson, MD

Posted 2020-03-05
Description

QUALITY DATA ANALYST
Towson, MD

ORGANIZATION SUMMARY:

This role is part of the Stanley Black & Decker’s Global Operations. Our Global Operations team ensures that we provide industry-leading products and services to our customers and enable the manufacturing strategy across the SBD enterprise. We are committed to providing the highest levels of customer satisfaction through a responsive, robust supply chain.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

The successful candidate will turn data into information, information into insight and insight into business decisions.

Data analyst responsibilities include conducting full lifecycle analysis to include requirements, activities and design. Data analysts will develop analysis and reporting capabilities. They will also monitor performance and quality control plans to identify improvements.

SPECIFIC RESPONSIBILITIES:

• Interpreting data, analyzing results using statistical techniques and provide ongoing reports
• Developing and implementing data analyses, data collection systems, data analytics and other strategies that optimize statistical efficiency and quality
• Acquiring data from primary or secondary data sources and maintaining databases/data systems
• Identify, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets
• Filter and “clean” data by reviewing computer reports, printouts, and performance indicators to locate and correct code problems
• Work with management to prioritize business and information needs
• Locate and define new process improvement opportunities
• Other ancillary job duties as required/needed


SKILLS & CERTIFICATIONS:
• 3 years of proven working experience as a data analyst or business data analyst
• Technical expertise regarding data models, database design development, data mining and segmentation techniques
• Strong knowledge of and experience with reporting packages (Business Objects etc), databases (SQL etc), programming (XML, Javascript, or ETL frameworks)
• Knowledge of statistics and experience using statistical packages for analyzing datasets (Excel, SPSS, SAS etc)
• Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy
• Adept at queries, report writing and presenting findings


EDUCATION:

• BS required (Mathematics, Economics, Computer Science, Information Management or Statistics preferred)
TRAVEL:

• While this position will not require a great deal of travel, the successful candidate may need to travel on occasion and will need to be able to travel independently (or part of a team) with no travel restrictions.

About Stanley Black & Decker
Joining the Stanley Black & Decker (SBD) team means joining one of the world's largest, fastest-growing, and most dynamic companies. SBD, a Fortune 500 company is a world-leading provider of tools and storage, commercial electronic security and engineered fastening systems, with unique growth platforms and a track record of sustained profitable growth. We have been globally recognized as one of the most innovative, sustainable, and rewarding companies in the world.

EEO:
All qualified applicants to Stanley Black & Decker are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran’s status or any other protected characteristic.


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