Associate, Market Data Analyst – Strategy Department

Cyberjaya

General

Service Level Agreement (SLA)

Solution Seeker

To support MaGIC in the implementation of Malaysia’s startup roadmap initiative as one of the  Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI)’s key national project by providing the  following:  

  • Expand and improve data on startups, social enterprise, corporates and investors in the  Malaysia and ASEAN region 
  • Assist in maintaining the accuracy of the information on startups and social enterprise  ecosystem in MaGIC Central system 
  • Update our repository with the latest publicly available data on the same 
  • Perform analysis on internal and external trends in the ecosystem including technology,  supply and demand will be the key focus of the job.

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Solution Seeker

Job Requirements

  • Degree in Computer Science, Data  
  • Analytics, Business management or  related fields
  • At least 1-2 years experience in analyst roles
  • Data-driven and exceptional in gathering, analyzing and cleaning data in spreadsheets.
  • Strong design sense and ability to present and visualize complex data into easy to understand information in slides. 
  • Collaborative attitude with creativity mindset 
  • Passionate about startups, social enterprises and innovation. 
  • At least 1-year experience in SQL 

Soft skills: 

  • Strong communication skills with the ability to communicate/ articulate technical topics to non-technical stakeholders. 
  • Collaborative attitude with a creative mindset and able to work in teams to deliver solutions under tight deadlines. 
  • Passionate about startups, social enterprises and innovation. 
  • Ability to communicate well in English (written and spoken) is required.

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Solution Seeker

Responsibilities

The job offers a high degree of autonomy and will also see you playing a leading role in the analysis of the dataset. As a market analyst you will:

  • Monitor startup and social enterprise data completeness in the system, and complement in improving accuracy with additional data points
  • Gather and maintain additional information from startups/social enterprise, corporates,  government agencies, regulatory bodies and market trends related to technological advancement and commercialisation
  • Assist Head of Unit in gathering and designing of ad hoc reports, research projects and data gathering activities
  • Present insights and reports in a form of slides to address gaps and mechanisms for improvements
  • Collaborate with other teams in MaGIC to ensure that participating startups/social enterprises and founders in their team programmes are mapped by the dataset.

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Solution Seeker

About

Malaysian Global Innovation & Creativity Centre (MaGIC)

Solution Seeker

MaGIC discovers and empowers technology startups and social innovators through creativity, innovation and technology adoption, and develops a vibrant and sustainable entrepreneurship ecosystem in Malaysia. Since its inception in 2014, MaGIC has provided its community of start-ups, investors and ecosystem players with capacity building programmes, market & funding opportunities and regulatory assistance that impacted more than 100,000 aspiring and seasoned entrepreneurs with overall value creation of RM1.9 billion. As an agency under the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI), MaGIC facilitates, navigates and enables the ecosystem with the mission of strengthening Malaysia’s position as an emerging innovation nation.