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Business Analyst - II (Experienced)
Ref No.: 18-01326
Location: Madison, New Jersey
Title: Business Analyst
Location: Madison, NJ
Contract Length: 1 year
• Develop predictive/forecasting business models for multiple business scenarios
• Work with business units leads on business and market related ongoing reports/metrics
• Provide business leads with operational metrics across multiple platforms/solutions and with trending and possible efficiencies
• Ensure data is available and normalized for platforms, solutions and programs to ensure easy measurement
• Provide direction on common data elements for Master Data Management changes
• Extending current data sources with Third party data vendors
• Collaborate with other business functions with data collection methods and centralization of data


• Bachelor’s degree Required in Mathematics, Economics, Computer Science or Statistics

• MBA highly desirable
Required Skills and Experience:
• Strong project management, multi-tasking, and business planning skills; must be strategic and analytical thinker.
• Strong collaboration and influence skills; ability to present and influence at all organizational levels including peer level cross-functional teams as well as executive management
• Ability to facilitate continuous improvement efforts collaboratively with team and peers
• Self-starter and be able to handle multiple tasks and priorities
• Experience with data visualization tool like Spotfire or Business Objects
• Proficiency in using query languages such as SQL, Python, Javascript or XML
Preferred Skills and Experience:
• Understanding of machine learning techniques and algorithms
• Experience with data science toolkits, such as R, Weka, MatLab
• Exposure to Big Data Analytics Tools like Hadoop
• Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite of products: Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
• Strong analytical and problem-solving skills balanced with a creative mindset
• Excellent communication, relationship and leadership skills are required
• Ability to work independently and within a team and direct the resolution of highly complex or unusual business problems