Praca w Gdańsku i okolicach: Data Analyst (with Python) to Group Internal Audit

Data Analyst (with Python) to Group Internal Audit


We are looking for a Data Analyst who has some experience with data analytics tools and who is willing to apply her/his knowledge to the real-world problems. This is an opportunity for you to be part of a great and skilled team focusing on data and analytics as well as gaining an experience in various internal audit initiatives in Nordea. This is an exciting time for you to join us. We are a changing company with big ambitions and together we will create the future of banking. 


About this opportunity


Group Internal Audit (GIA) is an independent unit, commissioned by the Nordea Board. The Data & Analytics team is responsible for driving GIA’s data analytics strategy and assisting auditors with challenging data analysis tasks. The D&A team also conducts audits of data management and machine learning solutions.  


What you’ll be doing:

  • Driving key actions and contribute to the execution of Group Internal Audit’s data analytics strategy.   
  • Providing data analytics services to audit teams: providing support in audits on data-related topics, advising on data governance and quality issues, performing data extraction and cleansing, conducting challenging data analyses.  
  • Developing and maintain data knowledge and expertise on key data assets in Nordea. 
  • Contributing to the development of data analytics capabilities and to the change in mindset (incl. building the infrastructure, delivering training & awareness sessions, advocating the use of data analytics).
  • Developing new data analytics techniques (incl. using machine learning) useful for audit such as outlier detection and analysis, text mining, network analysis, etc. 
  • Challenging the way we work and driving innovation.
  • Constantly learning.  

The role is based Finland (whole country) or Poland (Warsaw or Gdynia).


You will be reporting to the Head of Audit – Data & Analytics. The role will not entail responsibility for managing staff.

Who you are


Collaboration. Ownership. Passion. Courage. These are the four key values that guide us in being at our best. We imagine that you enjoy learning and are excited about bringing your ideas to the table. You’re dependable, willing to speak up – even when it’s difficult – and committed to empowering others.

To make an impact as Data Analyst, you are a flexible team player who is able to work both independently and in cooperation with others, with the drive to achieve high quality deliveries. You have a structured and  analytical way of working and you apply sound judgement in your work.


Your profile and background:

  • Master’s degree in a quantitative subject such as mathematics, computer science, statistics or related field
  • At least 2 years of experience in a data analytics role
  • Some experience with applying machine learning techniques to real-world problems would be an advantage 
  • Proficiency with SQL, Python and visualization tools 
  • Familiarity with data management (incl. quality) 
  • Experience with data engineering is an advantage
  • Strong collaborative skills and strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Pragmatic, innovative and self-starter 
  • High ethical standards with demonstrated integrity, tact, and diplomacy   
  • Experience within risk management, audit or controls in the financial industry is a plus  
  • Fluency in English  

If this sounds like you, get in touch!


Next steps


Please submit your application no later than 23 April 2021


At Nordea, we know that an inclusive workplace is a sustainable workplace. We deeply believe that our diverse backgrounds, experiences, characteristics and traits make us better at serving customers and communities. So please come as you are.


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