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Business Analyst Posted Apr 20
Octagon , Noordwijk, Zuid-Holland, Netherlands
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Octagon Professionals is currently seeking a Business Analyst to join European Space Agency in Noordwijk. Are you a seasoned professional, with experience in Tableau and SQL Do you have an analytical mind combined with good planning and organization skills We might have a great opportunity for you! Read more below and get in touch!

Your responsibilities

As a Business Analyst, you will have the opportunity to contribute to, implement and validate the Planning, Budget and Controlling reporting environment by

Collecting requirements

Validating and improving data sources

Documenting Data model and architecture

Setting up HW SW architecture

Contributing to producing training material and delivery to end users

Contributing to the Data Conversion (and generation when needed) activities

Working with and report to the reporting process leader (and or deputy process leader)

Participating to the solution delivery meeting and any other meeting as required by reporting process leader (and or deputy process leader)

Analysing, documenting, maintaining the business processes of the Division

Supporting Corporate Controllers in the implementation of the new Cost reports, including special reporting on major activities projects

Supporting the Division in maintaining financial databases such as cash and cost plans, actuals and deviations

Contributing to the migration of new planning system validation of data migration, replacement of data sources in BI reporting, validation of reports.


Master Degree in Computer Science, Engineering and or Business Administration

At least 4 years of experience in similar tasks

Proficient in the English language, both written and spoken

Demonstrable proficiency in Tableau (Microsoft Power BI would be considered an asset)

Candidates will be requested to present a packaged file with dashboard exles (min.3)

SQL experience, preferably also Oracle

Excellent proficiency in the use of tools advanced features, databases and specialised information systems (MS Office) including in particular advance usage of Excel (to be tested at a later stage)

Basic knowledge of cost management accounting will be considered an asset

The post requires an excellent analytical ability, good planning and organisation skills

Good sense of contacts and communications. Reliability, rigor and initiative in the execution of the assigned work.

What ESA ESTEC offers

The European Space Research and Technology Centre (ESTEC) based in Noordwijk is the technical heart of the European Space Agency, and also the largest site. You will have the opportunity to join this fascinating organization, where you will be supporting different ESA s programmes. These programmes are designed to find out more about Earth, its immediate space environment, our Solar System and the Universe, as well as to develop satellite based technologies and services, and to promote European industries.

You will be part of the 2200 staff working for ESA and you will have the incredible opportunity to work in an international and innovative environment. ESA ESTEC offers a unique opportunity to work with a highly dedicated team, committed to ensuring that Europe continues to remain at the forefront of the Space industry!

Ready for this new challenge Apply now and let s get in touch!

Octagon Professionals International is a full service recruitment and HR services firm with 30 years of experience in the European and international market. Our large network of professionals across multiple functional areas, and multi national team provide flexible solutions customized to individual client needs.

business analyst, computer science, data, master degree, engineering, Tableau, Oracle, SQL, Microsoft Power BI, MS Office, Excel, english, noordwijk, esa, estec, netherlands

Employment Type: Permanent
Work Hours: Full Time

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