Senior Data Analyst
Elsevier, a global leader in information and analytics, helps researchers and healthcare professional's advance science and improve health outcomes for the benefit of society. Growing from our roots in publishing, we have supported the work of our research and health partners for more than 140 years. Elsevier offers knowledge and valuable analytics that help our users make breakthroughs and drive societal progress. We employ 8,700 people, including 1,906 technologists around the world.
Within Elsevier, our Research Analytics and Data Services (RADS) team
conducts research assessments for research leaders including governments, funders, universities, as well as corporations. We use Scopus and other data sources to generate evidence-based insights for decision making and strategic planning. We contribute to thought leadership by focusing efforts on areas of societal importance such as gender and sustainability. With over 30 people across the world, we like to collaborate and learn from each other to help our customers.
We are looking for a creative, technical, analytical, and ambitious individual with a strong personal drive to help our clients solve problems with data. Driven by the increasing need for evidence based and data driven evaluation and measurement of research performance, our clients are looking to make the most of their funding dollars, showcase their research efforts and make the best decisions about their future strategies. We can help by taking a consultative approach to understanding their problems and devising bespoke solutions to provide evidence to help inform their decisions.
You will bring new ideas for solutions to meet our clients' needs using our data assets insights, specific benchmarks or comparisons, relevant analyses and (web) services or applications which helps our clients inform their research strategies and support them in their decision-making processes.
You are a technical database expert, with strong data analytical skills who likes to apply (big data) technology to solve data questions at scale. Our offerings are versatile and flexible, and your resourcefulness using a vast array of technologies to analyze, develop, produce, and disseminate data through developing web portals or APIs) is key to success.
You will work in close collaboration with both your colleagues in the functional team, composed of three other team members, as well as a dozen analysts in the target market team with a focus on the US market, to build, evolve, and maintain our data infrastructure, develop new methodologies and indicators, and provide analytical output for both internal needs as well as client deliverables. You will also connect and work with Product Management, Product Marketing, Business Development, Strategy, Operations, Solution services, other internal stakeholders, business partners and clients across other markets covered by our broader team, which includes branches in North America, Europe and APAC