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Sr. Business Data Analyst- SSRS/SQL
Ref No.: 18-07650
Location: Manchester, New Hampshire
Business Systems Analyst- SSRS/SQL
Direct Hire Perm Opportunity
Location: Manchester, NH


Top Skills:
SQL and SSRS
PowerBI For Reporting
Data Analysis
Insurance Industry is a nice to have

Summary
  • Reporting to the Senior Project Manager in the Project Management Office of our Operations department, this role involves providing thought leadership in all aspects of business analysis; This candidate must have Business Analysis expeirence focusing in Data and Reporting. Work cross-functionally with our Business stakeholders across the company, guide and mentor less experienced team members, and elicit, analyze, document, and manage business and data requirements documentation. Work as part of an integrated team to migrate data into target systems such as Guidewire's ClaimCenter.
Essential Functions
  • Organizes and conducts elicitation meetings to obtain all stakeholder requirements, document business processes, and explore complex system solutions with limited supervision. Act as liaison between end users and technical staff. Develop extensive understanding of business requirements and validate that system design meets those requirements.
  • Provides thought leadership for highly complex business processes and makes recommendations in order to improve and support business activities. Possesses a thorough understanding about the business processes and workings of the insurance company, and knows the terminology relevant to the insurance industry.
  • Proficient in all phases of Requirement Management, including gathering requirements, using proven methods for elicitation. Utilizing stakeholder requirements, adept at analyzing, documenting, and tracking complex business requirements and processes through the project lifecycle. Constructs data mappings and definitions when target systems are user-based front end applications.
  • Develops functional designs with traceability to user requirements; leads efforts to obtain stakeholder approval.
  • Provides time estimates for project related tasks, including risk identification regarding estimation
  • Working knowledge of Guidewire ClaimCenter software.
  • Takes the lead, or supports others, in developing complex test strategies and case scenarios. Skilled at reviewing test cases making sure they are in accordance with requirements. May write, execute and record results for testing, and also support the overall testing process by performing activities such as defect management and coordinating User Acceptance Testing.
  • Demonstrates alignment with the clients Commitments and provides leadership by example
  • Prioritizes and organizes work in self-directed manner
  • Attains and maintains knowledge of assigned department
  • Performs other duties as required, including supporting and coordinating with other department colleagues
Required Skills
  • Strong understanding of various SDLC methodologies such as Waterfall and Agile, and can make a recommendation for project approach.
  • Provides leadership on initiatives; acts as a peer mentor to business analysts anddevelops their expertise.
  • Experience with wire framing, use case development and/or business process mapping and reengineering.
  • Ability to frame communication (both written and oral) based on the audience present, including executive level.
  • Proven ability to work effectively in a team environment
  • Active listening
  • Facilitation
  • Technical translation
  • Multi-tasking
  • Desired: Working knowledge of Guidewire ClaimCenter software- not needed however.
  • May also be required to have: requirements engineering; data requirements gathering and data mapping; data migration, enterprise data governance, business intelligence,or advanced analytics experience.
Experience
  • 7-10 years business analyst experience
  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite
  • Working knowledge of relational databases such as Access and structure query language (SQL) for querying and support
  • Knowledge of application lifecycle management software such as Team Foundation Server (TFS).
  • Insurance domain knowledge preferred.
Required Education
  • Four-year college degree
Preferred Education or Certification- Not Required
  • Business Analysis Certification (e.g. CBAP, CCBA, PMI-BA)

NTT DATA Services is a leading IT services provider and global innovation partner with 130,000 professionals based in over 50 countries. NTT DATA recently acquired Dell Services. NTT DATA Services emphasizes long-term commitment and combines global reach and local intimacy to provide premier professional services, including consulting, application services, business process, IT outsourcing, and cloud-based solutions. We are a part of NTT Group, one of the world's largest technology services companies, generating more than $100 billion in annual revenues and partner to 80% of the Fortune 100. Visit www.nttdataservices.com to learn how our consultants, projects, managed services, and outsourcing engagements deliver value for a wide range of businesses and government agencies.

The Company is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions on the basis of merit and business needs. The Company will consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religious creed, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other class protected by law. To comply with applicable laws ensuring equal employment opportunities to qualified individuals with a disability, the Company will make reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of an otherwise qualified individual with a disability who is an applicant or an employee unless undue hardship to the Company would result.