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Business Data Analyst
Ref No.: 19-00182
Location: New York, New York
Are you passionate about technology? Look no further! AboutWeb, a leading provider of IT solutions, is hiring a Business Data Analyst to support a long term project located in Washington, DC or New York City.  

This role will be a contributor to the development, maintenance, and enhancement of the Enterprise Marketing Database.  Candidate will collaborate with across technical and business units to define detailed customer requirements and system interfaces, develop and present end-to-end solutions, and oversee the development phase for the solution.

Responsibilities :

  • Lead elicitation sessions and gather and analyze business requirements with product owners and other business stakeholders.
  • Analyze new data sources of structured/semi-structured and unstructured data for integration into the application.
  • Analyze existing data sources to assess the impact of new requirements.
  • Create and document functional requirements including process flows, data movement from source to target destinations, and related table/data definitions and transformations.
  • Design and document end-to-end solutions, translating and allocating all functional requirements into an appropriate design for data integration working with the Data Architects, Developers, and QA and BI Ops teams.  
  • Set up and facilitate cross-functional requirements and design sessions.
  • Track and drive approval of requirements and design documents.
  • Guide development team through the agile software development lifecycle, providing insight into the functional requirements and solution design at each phase.
  • Support the project's broader vision, goals and objectives.
  • Understand interdependencies between the project teams and activities and provide input on priorities, dependencies, tasks/effort required, and risks. Coordinate activities with internal teams and partners.
  • Look for opportunities to improve team's development processes and deliverable to support decreasing time to market and overall system maintainability.

Required Skills:

  • At least five (5) years of experience as a Business Analyst/Data Analyst
  • 1 year of experience with Teradata, Oracle, SQL Server or similar database platform 
  • Solid experience with writing technical and functional requirements
  • Strong capabilities understanding data models and rules as related to supporting business and functional requirements
  • Strong capabilities using Visio, PowerPoint, Excel, and SQL Query tools
  • Solid experience on Data warehouse and/or BI projects
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related course of study required or equivalent work experience.

Preferred Experience:

  • Previous experience in marketing campaign management and reporting/BI