Senior Data Analyst

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Icelandair is searching for a senior data analyst to join its Data Development team


The successful candidate will lead a small team of data scientists focused on spearheading the application of best practice in data modeling, reporting and analysis.

Your task will be to support business people and analysts across the company in creating data driven solutions. The work will be based on a recently implemented enterprise data warehouse using Microsoft's analytics and self-service BI solutions.


The purpose of the role is to support business stakeholders across the company in scoping and defining data projects, identify the most applicable tools and procedures and create solutions that impact daily business. This activity is supported by a strong team of data engineers making sure that necessary data streams are available.


We are looking for an indivilidual with strong analytical skills, honed by years of experience who is capable to efficiently work with people from different professions. A key skill is to be able to quickly identify the core elements of each analytics project, construct an executable and well scoped plan and lead a team forward to tangible results.


The ideal candidate will have:

  • Expert knowledge of data analytics
  • Expert knowledge of data visualisation
  • Expert knowledge of working with dimensional data warehouses using SQL programming language (as well as operational data stores)
  • Advanced knowledge of online engagement analytics

For futher information, please contact:

Valþór Druzin Halldórsson, Director Data Development,


The application deadline is August 6th but applications will be reviewed as they are submitted.