Usually working under supervision, a Data Warehouse Analyst job role entails creating new data warehouses, as well as ensuring that existing reporting solutions are functioning properly. Data Warehouse Analysts are involved in all aspects of data warehouse development, and in the design and development of business solutions.
Data Warehouse Analyst jobs are best suited to those who have excellent research, analysis and problem-solving skills. The duties of the role include designing and development processes for data warehouses, gathering requirements and designing databases. The role of this analyst will also include reviewing and ensuring that data loaded into the data warehouse is accurate while participating in troubleshooting current data to spot any errors. A Data Warehouse Analyst is often expected to work with Business Intelligence Analysts and Developers to translate data requirements into logical data models.
An organisation who are searching for a Data Warehouse Analyst will prefer a candidate who has a Bachelor’s Degree and has at least two years’ experience in the field.