Data Analyst Job Available at Wakanow

Data Analyst at Wakanow

Wakanow is Africa’s leading, full-service online travel company. At Wakanow, we understand that everyone likes easy and affordable travel services, so we provide our customers with a one-stop booking portal for Flights, Hotels, Visa Assistance, Holiday Packages, Airport Transfers, an international Travel SIM, a Prepaid Travel Card, a Loyalty program, and much more.

They are recruiting to fill the position below:

Job Title: Data Analyst

Location: Lagos, Nigeria

Purpose of Job

The Data Analyst is responsible for identifying business trends and changes through advanced Big Data Analytics and using a variety of techniques to interpret results from multiple data sources through statistical analysis, data aggregation, and data mining.


Undertaking data collection, pre-processing and analysis

Building models to address business problems

Presenting information using data visualization techniques

Combine models through ensemble modelling

Present information using data visualization techniques

Propose solutions and strategies to business challenges

Responsible for cleansing of large unstructured data and enabling analytical capability in order to query the data and address various business needs.

Identify valuable data sources and automate collection processes

Undertake pre-processing of structured and unstructured data

Analyse large amounts of information to discover trends and patterns

Build predictive models and machine-learning algorithms

Education / Professional  Qualification and Experience

Bachelor’s degree or minimum relevant degree

Master’s Degree in a relevant field is an added advantage

Minimum of 5 years experience

Key Skills & Competencies Requirements:
Functional/ Technical:

Knowledge of R, SQL and Python; familiarity with Scala, Java or C++ is an asset

Experience using business intelligence tools (e.g. Tableau) and data frameworks (e.g. Hadoop)

Strong math skills (e.g. statistics, algebra).

Knowledge of Google Functions, Google Big Query, Google Cloud Storage, Stitch Data.

Understanding of machine-learning and operations research

How to Apply
Interested and qualified candidates should:
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