Data Analyst/Developer

Golden Valley, Minnesota

Employment Type:
Temp to Perm
Date Added:
July 29, 2014

Palace Gate Corporation is currently seeking a Data Analyst/Developer for our premier client in Minneapolis, MN. This is a contract to hire position.


Identify, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets to provide accurate information that drive and facilitate business decisions.

Identify problematic data areas and conduct research to determine the best course of action to correct them.

Develop and validate reports to a standardized format and process

Perform QA; create test plans, test cases and do functional testing as needed

Actively participates in, and sometimes may be assigned to coordinate user acceptance testing, defect and issue tracking processes related to the application or report

Address issues and mitigate risks, communicate status to business stakeholders impacted by the project and proactively present potential solutions if needed

Other tasks as assigned by supervisor

Required Qualifications:

  • At least 4 years of experience in information technology with 3 plus years as a Developer and or Data Analyst
  • Fully understands relational database concepts
  • Proven SSRS T-SQL skills,
  • Proven MS Visual Studio and MS Development Studio skills
  • Business understanding of an ERP system.
  • Ability to understand and create complex stored procedures
  • Ability to present complex information in an understandable and compelling manner
  • Proven track record of effectively delivering results while managing multiple priorities
  • Should be a self-starter and be able to work under limited supervision
  • Must demonstrate critical thinking, negotiation, facilitation, consulting, problem solving, decision-making and analytical skills
  • Proficient in MS Word, Excel, Outlook
  • Must possess solid communication skills to be able to effectively interact with both IT resources as well as our business unit team members
  • Undergraduate degree in business administration, computer science/software engineering, or equivalent work experience

Qualifications that are a Plus:

o Oracle experience a plus

o Gembase a plus

o Data Warehouse and BI Cube experience a plus

o Process manufacturing in a regulated environment a plus

o CRM experience a plus

Qualified candidates may send their resume to

Palace Gate Corporation is an information technology consulting firm that provides innovative staffing solutions to industry leading companies across the United States. Our experienced team uses new and unique approaches to deliver the right technology solutions and meet the most demanding enterprise needs. We strive to enable our clients to continue their success and achieve their business objectives by providing expert IT consultants. Our company approach is simple: match the right people with the right opportunity.