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Lead Data Analyst


Data Analysis
Malaysia - Global Development Campus, Johor Bahru

About us 

Dyson is a global technology enterprise. We solve the problems others choose to ignore, with surprising new inventions that defy convention and simply work better. We’re growing and our ambition is huge – more categories, more locations, and more people.  

We’re all inventive and hugely passionate about what we do. At our Global Development Centre in Johor Bahru, Malaysia, we work together as one Dyson team to deliver world class product. 

About the role 

We are currently seeking a Lead Data Analyst to join the Data & Analytics Team located in our world class Malaysian RDD office. We are responsible for global reporting and analysis of projects during product development. The team play a vital role in supporting the engineering function of approx. 4000 technicians, scientists and engineers worldwide.  

The Data & Analytics Team enable data driven decisions within Product Development using visual analytics. We specialise in data modelling, data engineering, data analysis and reporting. Ultimately, we want to empower everyone in Product Development to have access to data at their fingertips to answer any question they pose. 

About you 

The Lead Data Analyst will ensure the reporting needs of the business stakeholders are met and surpassed. They will drive end to end delivery and have responsibility for delivery of insightful data and analysis.  

The role requires a candidate who displays excellent business focus, sound technical skills as well as clear leadership qualities. 

  • Lead concurrent projects on behalf of the data and analytics team in the country 

  • Develop great relationships with business teams by fully empathizing with their needs 

  • Mentoring and supporting more junior team members as required 

  • Own a Domain specialism ensuring the collective knowledge of the team is maintained 

  • Support and maintain existing reports and dashboards 

  • Capture clear requirements and Iterate report solutions by design, build and test methodology 

  • Contribute to the strategy of the data team 

  • Collaborate with the data Modelling and IT team members to enhance the data platform 


Key requirements: 

  • 5 years+ developing business reports and providing analytical support to business functions. 

  • Experience of working with large and complex data sets e.g. Data warehouses, Cloud Data Analysis (BigQuery) and using visualisation software (e.g. Tableau). 

  • Familiar with ETL and confident and competent with SQL 

  • Excellent communication skills & creative problem solving approach 

  • An understanding of how to interpret customer business needs and translate them into technical requirements 

  • Enthusiasm to analyse data and drive actionable insight 

  • Examples of leading data initiatives that have delivered clear benefit 

  • Interest in how business works and desire to improve our performance 

  • Self-motivated, dynamic and results-driven 

  • Team player, comfortable dealing with all business levels and external suppliers 

  • Willing to be flexible in tasks and activities  

  • Ability to deliver under pressure and within a changing landscape 

Dyson is an equal opportunity employer. We know that great minds don’t think alike, and it takes all kinds of minds to make our technology so unique. We welcome applications from all backgrounds and employment decisions are made without regard to race, colour, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other any other dimension of diversity.