Ref No.: 18-02666
Location: Totowa, New Jersey
Senior Analytics Business Analyst
* Lead business requirements meetings with various business users to produce a clear and concise BI Enterprise solution requirements.
* Responsible for cultivating relationships and helping the business to be successful by making data understandable and actionable.
* Support business objectives by investigation of user needs and development of innovative ideas for solutions.  
* Ensure systems meet the business needs of users by acting as a liaison with users and user representatives regarding system change requests and specific business requirements design.  
* Maintain frequent, high quality communications with clients and all other affected individuals/ areas of projects and support, including project meetings, project plans, project scope and key assumptions, dates, etc.
* Collaborate with Business to understand requirements and create function, non-functional and technical specifications. 
* Ability to quickly understand and learn business concepts, functions, processes, activities.
* Identify, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets
* Ability to present information, analysis, ideas and positions in a clear and convincing manner.
* Ability to understand manipulations of source data to support business requirements.
·         3+ years work experience in Business Intelligence, Analytics or information management system is required.
·         3+ years work experience with physical and logical database modeling is required.
·         4+ years work experience with data warehousing is required.
* 3+ years work experience with project leadership is required.
·         Extensive knowledge of database uses is required.
·         Expert level ability to understand and write Structured Query Language (SQL) is required.
·         Experience with Teradata is preferred.
·         Experience with one or more BI & Analytics Tools: Tableau, MicroStrategy or Power BI
·         Experience with one or more ETL tool: Datastage or Abinitio
·         Experience with one or more Statistical Software: R or Python
·         Experience with Machine Learning APIs, Frameworks and AI tools.
*  Experience with one or more Cloud Data technology: Microsoft Azure (HDInsight), AWS (EMR, Redshift, S3 and etc), Hadoop or Google BigQuery.
*  Experience in various Data Architecture: ODS, Data Warehousing, Data Lake and Big Data 
Rarely requires guidance, even on most complex systems analysis.
Bachelor's degree in Information Systems, Computer Science or technical training equivalent