Data Implementation Analyst - Data Engineering

Full-time with first three months probationary period

About UrbanLogiq

At UrbanLogiq - we help build better communities with data!

UrbanLogiq offers an integrated data visualization and analytics platform to governments. Founded in 2016, UrbanLogiq is one of the global govtech industry’s fastest-growing start-ups and we want you to join our team.

UrbanLogiq exclusively serves public government agencies providing them with cloud-based SaaS solutions that help them better create, manage, use, and consume insights from data, making government services more efficient and effective.

Our mission is to democratize cutting-edge data science and software services for governments of all shapes and sizes paving the way for stronger, safer, better-connected communities. UrbanLogiq’s award-winning software is currently used by government agencies across Canada and the US.

About the Role

Data Implementation Analysts at UrbanLogiq work closely with our customers toward a common goal of leveraging data to make better insights and help break data silos. These insights generated via our platform are transformative to the public sector. Through helping governments gain faster insights by breaking down their data silos - your work will help public officials deploy safety measures on the streets to prevent further deaths from crashes, give fire services the insights they need to reduce the risk of fire deaths and allow transportation departments to make the right decisions to increase the mobility options for their communities.

As a data implementation analyst, you will handle various aspects of a complete data implementation such as being in charge of data exploration, data cleaning, data management, and much more. Our customers' data can vary in type, quality, and purpose - ranging from manually generated traffic counts in Excel, geospatial files, and application APIs.

Transformation work typically entails translating non-geospatial data into a geospatial form and ensuring data fits in the UrbanLogiq architecture and data model. You will work within the data engineering team hence have access to all functions and pipelines created by your team members.

Specifically, you will:

  • Design, implement and test custom data extraction functions that you will be responsible for maintaining and improving.
  • Collect, organize and evaluate data from the public and private sectors.
  • Plan with our customer success team to balance competing interests from multiple clients.
  • Collaborate closely with clients through the full data implementation process from the data exploration stage to product delivery, enabling them to unlock key insights from their data.

About You

  • You have high proficiency in Python and its data-related libraries.
  • You have hands-on experience creating and maintaining code.
  • You have experience with Exploratory Data Analysis.
  • You can break down and communicate technical information effectively to non-technical stakeholders.
  • You have a passion for data wrangling and enjoy enabling others to unlock insights from complex datasets.
  • You have good organization skills and are able to juggle competing priorities.
  • You have experience with source control systems such as Git.
  • You have great attention to detail and are innovative.

What we promise you

  • A performance culture with opportunities for career growth and an environment where your achievements will be celebrated and praised.
  • A team on a mission to bend the cost curve of government by democratizing cloud technology and analytics to help public officials build better, stronger, and more resilient communities.
  • A team who learns from, respects, mentors, and motivates each other to pursue excellence.