Job Summary: The Senior Analytics Specialist will add immediate value by to help answer the highest value analytical questions posed by departments across Etihad Airways to the Enterprise Analytics Team. Reporting to one of the Team Leader Analytics and working under the guidance of the Business Translators, he/she should leverage their advanced analytical skills and leverage the wider analytical toolkit, to analyse and visualize Etihad’s enterprise data resources. Also, he/she should have strong communication and interpersonal skills, to effectively work across a multi-disciplined environment. He/she will be encouraged to develop their skills and techniques for the analysis of data and problem solving, to stay up-to-date with industry leading BI capabilities.
Key Duties and Responsibilities:
Working with the Team Leader Analytics and/or Business Translator to analyze requirements and identify or design the solution to a problem
Execute complex, ad-hoc analyses utilizing Etihad’s wider analytical toolkit proactively looking for further insights and root cause
Summarize / visualize results and highlight likely insights for the business translator to develop
The Senior Analytics Specialist will maintain documentation repository of solutions, to include methodology
Identify opportunities for automation and improvements to approach in each analysis performed, make recommendations to wider team as to priorities for further development
Develop and maintain proficiency with advanced analytic and database tools, in-house data sets, and other resources
Will be encouraged to develop one or more specializations in Etihad’s key analytical disciplines (see required skills) and become the ‘go-to’ person among peers in that field. Act as an expert and coach to wider analytics team
Provide support in the development and training of Analytics Analysts level 1 personnel to further their understanding of the toolkit, Etihad’s enterprise data resources and analytical / problem solving techniques
Qualifications, Skills and Experience:
The applicant must hold a Diploma required (2 years or more)
Six Sigma specialisation is preferred
Additional qualifications in analytical disciplines and techniques an advantage
Seven years of work experience within a relevant field
Etihad Airways is an award winning, global aviation group and the national carrier of the United Arab Emirates (UAE). Our goal is to be a truly 21st century global airline, challenging and changing the established conventions of airline hospitality. Etihad Airways began operations in 2003, and in 2015 carried 17.4 million passengers. From its Abu Dhabi base, Etihad Airways flies to or has announced plans to serve 116 passenger and cargo destinations in the Middle East, Africa, Europe, Asia, Australia and the Americas. The airline has a fleet of around 120 Airbus and Boeing aircraft, with approximately 200 aircraft on firm order, including 66 Boeing 787s, 25 Boeing 777Xs, 62 Airbus A350s and five Airbus A380s.