The Business Systems Analyst provides business systems expertise and partners with department heads, PMs, implementation vendors, and end users in support of the development and implementation of business intelligence applications. Includes evaluation, analysis, documentation of requirements, translation into proper creation of direct reporting and analytics. Formulates and defines systems scope and objectives based on both end-user needs and a thorough understanding of business systems, applications and industry requirements. Evaluates and translates end user needs and problems to decipher reporting, dashboard, data warehousing, and integration needs to meet daily business demands. Understands the business implications of technical solutions, and assists in defining and documenting the technology solutions to support any future business needs. Teaches end users new technology and enhancements using all appropriate communication tools as well as providing support for existing system in relation to all business intelligence tools or connections.
Conducts business process analyses, needs assessments, and preliminary cost/benefits analyses in an effort to align information technology solutions regarding analytics and reporting.
Works with business users to define and analyze reporting needs, define KPI's, and deliver ad-hoc requests.
Solicits, develops, documents and manages requirements and provides detailed design and business rules to support the requirements throughout new data connection life cycle up to and through change control.
Considers the business implications of the application of technology to reporting needs.
Reviews system test plans and system tests modules before implementation and data connection upgrades.
Creates, reviews and delivers end-user documentation and reporting (user guide, process flow charts, training materials) and training for accuracy.
In upgrades, conducts data validation and system integrity with end-users.
Provides input on processes, procedures, or new approaches.
Understands and applies principles, concepts, theories, technologies and standards of professionalism.
Develops and applies specialized knowledge within own discipline.
Deepens knowledge through exposure to new assignments and continuous learning.
Knowledge of related industry considerations.
Good working knowledge and demonstrated ability utilizing systems, tools and procedures to accomplish job.
Builds deeper understanding of processes, procedures, customers and organization.
Assists program or process development and implementation.
Applies research, gathering, analytical and interpretation skills to problems of diverse scope.
Develops solutions to a variety of problems of moderate complexity.
Screens, evaluates, reconciles, reports and resolves data integrity issues.
Interprets generally defined practices and methods.
Recognizes and acts on inconsistencies in data or results and escalates problems.
Identifies issues beyond stated situation.
Works on assignments where considerable judgment and initiative are required in resolving problems and making choices, decisions or recommendations.
Regularly exercises discretion and independent judgment.
Involved with local or business specific engagement initiatives in support of broader programs.
Works under general direction.
Work is guided by objectives of the area or assignment.
Refers to established policies and precedents as needed.
Applies discretion and independent judgment to identify when deviation from standard practice is required without prior approval.
May set project time-frames and priorities based on project objectives and ongoing assignments.
Assumes responsibility to improve service, efficiency and quality of work.
When assigned to a customer team, actively participates on small to medium sized project teams in support of customer deliverables.
Qualifications and Education Requirements
Bachelor's Degree or 5 years of in relevant work experience
Analytical skills with demonstrated proficiency with continuous improvement tools and methodologies.
Experience and proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
Excellent oral and written communication skills
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