Research - Data Analyst

IDC Egypt is looking for a business professional to join our team in Cairo, Egypt, as a Research/ Data Analyst to support our IPDS research business which covers a range of technologies.


The Research Analyst will demonstrate ability to process large data sets, work with IDC systems, respond to internal enquiries, and support with data in ad-hoc consulting projects. In addition the Research Analyst will work to continuously strengthen and improve the back-end systems and workflows.

  • Data processing and entry into systems, focused on print and PC monitor hardware technologies for Middle East and Africa;
  • Strong Excel and Access skills required (pivot tables, macros, vba code etc.)
  • Ability to work with large and often incomplete data sets;
  • Previous experience as data scientist / analyst a strong plus;
  • Work with and master IDC proprietary software and analysis tools;
  • Strict adherence to deadlines set by Worldwide schedules;
  • Strong analytical skills with ability to spot and draw inferences from market data across device technologies.


  • University degree from a well-recognized university
  • 3-5 years of similar experience
  • Excellent written and spoken English
  • Previous experience with data entry
  • Experience with Macros, Access...
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Detail oriented
IDC is the premier global provider of market intelligence, advisory services, and events for the information technology, telecommunications and consumer technology markets. IDC helps IT professionals, business executives, and the investment communities make fact-based decisions on technology purchases and business strategy. More than 1000 IDC analysts provide global, regional, and local expertise on technology and industry opportunities and trends in over 110 countries worldwide. For more than 47 years, IDC has provided strategic insights to help our clients achieve their key business objectives. IDC is a subsidiary of IDG, the world's leading technology media, research, and events company.