Sr Business Analyst IT-Data
Location:
Maryland Heights , Missouri
Posted:
October 17, 2017
Reference:
203029BR
JOB SUMMARY
Serves as a liaison to the business community in order to provide technical solutions to meet user needs. Possesses expertise in the business unit(s) (s) he supports, as well as an understanding of the organization's systems and capabilities. Educates on the direction of the business. Utilizes understanding of both business process and technical capabilities to implement solutions to the more complex business needs/problems.

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Actively and consistently supports all efforts to simplify and enhance the customer experience

Gathers, refines and validates complex business requirements, interdependencies, potential risks and issues

Analyzes business partners’ operations to understand their strengths and weaknesses to determine opportunities to automate processes and functions

Assists in the business process design or redesign and documentation as needed

Translates high level business requirements into functional specifications and manages changes to such specifications

Facilitates communication and gains commitment between business units to align solutions with business strategies


Ability to visualize complex data sets, draw conclusions and relationships and develop actionable recommendations

Create ETL workflows using Data Warehouse tools (Alteryx)

Develop rapid prototypes and proofs of concept to help assess strategic opportunities and future BI capabilities while using the latest BI delivery tools (Tableau)


Create advanced visualizations leveraging tools (Tableau) to effectively tell the story based on the underlying data.

Works on multiple projects as a project team member, at times as a project leader

May coach and mentor less experienced staff

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
Skills/Abilities and Knowledge
Ability to read, write, speak and understand English
Knowledge of software development lifecycle (SDLC)
Knowledge of technology system interfaces and data integration, networks, operating systems
Good communication skills (oral and written)
Good interpersonal and consultative skills
Analytical thinking and problem solving
Detail oriented and committed to a high level of accuracy
Knowledge of industry best practice for business analysis

Experience in Tableau or other BI Reporting Tools, and SQL.
Experience in ETL and/or Data Warehouse tools.
Knowledge of SQL, MS Access, Alteryx, SharePoint, and MS PowerPoint
Models systems and data to a logical level, user interface design, and prototyping, decision tables/trees, data flows
Modeling notation (UML, Structured, BPMN)
Writing unambiguous, verified requirements to a testable level (functional and non-functional requirements)

Advanced training on elicitation and elaboration of requirements from a verified source, and demonstration of using these skills to provide on elicitation and elaboration of requirements

Education
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration, or other related field or equivalent work experience

Related Work Experience
5 to 7 years of relevant technical or business work experience



WORKING CONDITIONS
Office environment

EOE Race/Sex/Vet/Disability
Charter is an equal opportunity employer that complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO Is the Law poster: http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf
Charter is committed to diversity, and values the ways in which we are different.

A little about us:
Spectrum is the nation’s fastest growing TV, internet and voice company. We’re committed to integrating the highest quality service with superior entertainment and communications products.

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