New York, New York
October 15th 2018
Job Description:The Technical Functional/Data Analyst will be responsible for analysis and design for Spend Management Technology initiatives across multiple applications. The analyst will need to have a clear understanding of the business requirements and ensure current and future states are clearly documented so they can create a functional and date design.
The individual will have the following responsibilities and will focus on our Data Warehouse and reporting tools:
Conduct analysis of business issues and challenges
Analyze, facilitate, model, and organize information in order to reconcile conflicts, elicit requirements and distinguish solution ideas from business needs
Document and create functional specifications, conversions, upgrades, interfaces, reports, forms, mock-ups and workflows
Translate business requirements into appropriate functional specifications which should include mapping all data elements and interface flows.
Establish and maintain effective working relationships with clients across all levels of the organization
Provide continuous feedback and assist with improvement of internal process and procedures
Coordinate with development and QA teams to make sure requirements are clearly understood
Create clear polished presentations to be used to present solution options to the business
Manage multiple projects at a time utilizing industry standard project management practices
Manage the planning, requirements gathering, designing, and documenting stages of the project lifecycle
Identify, document, mitigate and communicate key risks and issues are to the appropriate stakeholders in a timely manner
7-10 yrs. Functional and/or data analysis experience
5+ yrs. data warehouse experience
Experience writing functional design documents, inclusive of field definitions and associated logic.
Experience with data and system flow analysis
Strong analytical skills and experience in dealing with complex data sets
Polished oral and written presentation skills including graphic illustrations
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills; capable of communicating clearly and concisely to various levels of audiences and to both business and IT
Highly self-motivated, flexible, adaptable, with a strong technical aptitude
Ability to coordinate effectively with offshore and onsite teams
SQL/data querying skills.
Source to pay experience is a plus