Sr. Business Analyst, Reporting & Analytics in Raleigh, NC at Advance Auto Parts

Date Posted: 9/27/2019

Career Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Raleigh, NC
  • Career Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    9/27/2019

Career Description



Job Description

Are you looking to join an exciting, growing and transforming part of our company?  This role is an integral role responsible for all things related to Reporting & Analytics.  Specifically, for Product data across the enterprise.  The Team Member (TM) will be joining a fast-growing team within the Product Information Management (PiM) organization.  The organization is going through an exciting strategic transformation.  This role will start as a contractor with the possible option of converting to full time permanent.

Responsibilities

  • Reporting
    • Streamline legacy reporting processes
    • Gathering requirements of current state and building out future state
    • Streamlining where appropriate
  • Analytics & Dashboards
    • Developing KPIs and metrics from scratch
    • Collecting requirements on what reports and dashboards to build
    • Providing thought leadership and leading from beginning to end the development of Analytics and Dashboards
  • Create and/or validate Business Requirements document including problem statement, impact analysis, and proposed solutions
  • Create control requirements document with completeness and accuracy rules to ensure adequate Data Quality and Control checks for each in-scope reference data element
  • Document Data Glossary, Process, and Systems Lineage
  • Document Standard Operating Procedures
  • Provide inputs to create integrated end-to-end test strategy aligned with agreed solution designs
  • Support UAT testing and clarify inquiries from business users to validate successful implementation of the business requirements Key Qualifications
  • Work closely with work stream teams (Business Owners, Change and IT teams etc.) to analyze and understand given business requirements/problem statement
  • Perform analysis to understand changes to existing business processes, data and IT Architecture as well as impact to existing consumers of those reference data elements
  • Ability to identify and recommend Key Performance Indicators
  • Work closely with IT teams and act as an interface between them to influence integrated solution designs with inputs from analysis phase
  • Knowledge of Master Data and/or Product Information Management Systems
  • Overall understanding of Data Management, Data Governance and Business and Technical Data Architecture
  • Ability to engage multiple teams across different functional areas end-to-end to understand different view-points and drive analysis to clear business requirements

Education/Experience

  • 3-7 years of relevant work experience in reporting, analytics and data auditing required
  • Bachelor's degree in computer information systems or information science preferred
  • Experience with Microsoft Power BI
  • Experience with Product Information Management Systems a plus
  • Experience with Digital Asset Management a plus
  • Experience with Business Intelligence tools and processes a plus

PHYSICAL DEMANDS

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit and talk or hear.  The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.  The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Must be a US Citizen or permanent resident who is authorized to work in the United States, able to work 100% in our Raleigh, NC offices.