In 2010, Joydip completed his Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and Engineering from the West Bengal University of Technology in the eastern part of India. He had developed a keen interest in databases and data engineering during his university days. Therefore he chose to start his career as a BIPM (Business Intelligence and Performance Management) consultant in Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) in 2010.
During his initial 1.5 years, he worked as an Informatica PowerCenter Data Warehouse developer building data marts for a US based insurance provider. In 2012, Joydip joined Proximus as an Operations Lead from TCS. Later, he became the primary business point of contact for any burning problem in the BI workspace. He specialised in various BI tools including AbInitio, Informatica, Teradata, MicroStrategy and Power BI.
In 2016, he was promoted to Business Intelligence Analyst, responsible for end-to-end reporting solution delivery, data marts creation and data analysis. Joydip continued to learn about telecom data and gradually became the key analyst of the domain acquiring significant Telecom business and domain knowledge. During a few critical projects, he also played the role of scrum master for a team of 15 members.
In 2018, Joydip got promoted to BI Solution Architect, responsible for designing architectures for complex BI projects. During these last two roles, Joydip also focused on Dimensional Data Modelling and Data profiling.
In 2020, Joydip decided to explore the path of the Microsoft Azure Cloud Platform and started his Cloud journey. As a first assignment, Joydip built an enterprise data lake, together with a team of 9 team-members.
Throughout the 10+ years of his Analytics career, Joydip has focused on the right balance between technical and functional skills. In Analytics, having a good grasp of both data and business understanding is paramount. He is aware of Agile and SAFe way of working and a certified scrum master.
Joydip demonstrated his skills with the help of a series of certifications in Oracle, Teradata, MicroStrategy, Telecom TM Forum Domain. In Azure context, he has already obtained certificates in Azure Fundamentals, Data Engineer, Solution Architect and AI Engineer certifications.
Joydip Das is joining element61 as Senior Microsoft Business Analytics Architect in the Microsoft Competence Center as of September 1st, 2021.