Capitec Bank Ltd: Data Analyst

Location: Stellenbosch, Western Cape, ZA

Company: Capitec Bank Ltd

Purpose Statement

  • To advance the Informatics Assurance function within Internal Audit through the use of data and the automation of data analytics that provides insight into key risks and controls.
  • To design and implement auditing tools, processes and procedures that enables the Internal Audit team to perform automated audit testing across the company.



  • Minimum of 3 – 5 years’ experience in data analysis or engineering (Analysing business processes, determining requirements, translating requirements into solutions)
  • Experience with analysis methodologies, process disciplines and system development lifecycle methodologies.
  • Ability to develop SQL queries and stored procedures
  • Automation and scheduling experience


  • Experience in a similar role where responsibilities include data-mining and the development of procedures automated for Continuous Assurance purposes.
  • Proven experience in the application of data mining and analysis tools MS SQL, MS Power BI, AWS Database 
  • Exposure in an internal auditing environment
  • Exposure to TeamMate audit management software will be advantageous.

Qualifications (Minimum)

  • A relevant tertiary qualification in Information Technology – Computer Science or Information Management

Qualifications (Ideal or Preferred)

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Technology – Computer Science or Information Management



  • Knowledge of database tools, structures and extraction tools such as MS SQL, AWS Redshift, AWS RDS
  • Knowledge of data integration and transformation practices
  • Knowledge of data quality practices
  • Knowledge of data mining and analysis
  • Knowledge of advanced visualisation tools such as MS Power BI
  • Understanding of data science principles
  • Understanding of Python programming


  • Knowledge of data science principles
  • knowledge of Python programming


  • Communications Skills
  • Computer Literacy (MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook)
  • Analytical Skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Attention to Detail


  • Delivering Results and Meeting Customer Expectations
  • Adhering to Principles and Values
  • Adapting and Responding to Change
  • Applying Expertise and Technology
  • Analysing
  • Persuading and Influencing
  • Learning and Researching
  • Presenting and Communicating Information
  • Planning and Organising
  • Writing and Reporting
  • Coping with Pressures and Setbacks

Conditions of Employment

  • Clear criminal and credit record

Capitec is committed to diversity and, where feasible, all appointments will support the achievement of our employment equity goals

For further information regarding this job posting, please contact the Capitec Talent Acquisition Specialist:

Cleo Tammy Hendricks


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