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IBM Data Analyst in COLUMBIA, Missouri


At IBM, work is more than a job - it's a calling: To build. To design. To code. To consult. To think along with clients and sell. To make markets. To invent. To collaborate. Not just to do something better, but to attempt things you've never thought possible. Are you ready to lead in this new era of technology and solve some of the world's most challenging problems? If so, lets talk.

Your Role and Responsibilities

As a Data Analyst at IBM, you’ll use the latest tools and technologies available to deliver best in class data analysis, business results and quantifiable return on investment for our business and business partners. You’ll be responsible for ensuring that critical projects for our clients are expertly organised, scheduled, analysed, communicated and managed to help organisations improve their business outcomes in the global marketplace.

Essential duties / responsibilities:

  • Extract, compile, and validate data, conducting analysis using standard analytic and/or data science tools and techniques

  • Translate and present data analysis as meaningful findings and recommendations

  • Create quality reports and prepare executive presentations on findings

  • Validate data content and ensure quality; liaise with others to diagnose/troubleshoot data issues

  • Provides actionable data to various groups, as needed

  • Liaise with key stakeholders and conduct discovery sessions to collect requirements

  • Manage ongoing internal and external client relationships including issue resolution

  • Estimate and meet realistic timelines

  • Share best practices with peers

  • Mentor and train team members

Required Professional and Technical Expertise

  • Review, organise, and analyze large quantities of data so the required output reaches the end users more efficiently

  • Identify data issues to quickly determine the root cause and create innovative reporting to identify more possible anomalies and then recommend solutions

  • Collaborate with key stakeholders to understand their needs

  • Create innovative, long-term automated solutions

  • Proactive problem solving

  • Proficiency in data visualisation

  • Key software / programming skills: Python

Preferred Professional and Technical Expertise

  • Attention to detail and accuracy

  • Good interpersonal and people skills

  • Strong analytical abilities and problem solving skills and an informed, evidence-based approach

  • Ability to handle multiple priorities, work independently, and deliver high-quality products under pressure

About Business Unit

At Global Technology Services (GTS), we help our clients envision the future by offering end-to-end IT and technology support services, supported by an unmatched global delivery network. It's a unique blend of bold new ideas and client-first thinking. If you can restlessly reinvent yourself and solve problems in new ways, work on both technology and business projects, and ask, "What else is possible?" GTS is the place for you!

Your Life @ IBM

What matters to you when you’re looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities – where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust – where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM

IBM’s greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement

For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.