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Senior BI Analyst
Ref No.: 17-00443
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 10/09/2017
The successful analyst will:
• Participate in generating high level solution concepts in consultation with BI Solutions Architects and Development teams
• Help identify, assess, and document potential data sources and flows, and analyze existing Enterprise Data Warehouse structures to determine relevance to business needs
• Write Functional Requirements Documents, participate in document reviews with business users
and Development teams
• Document user acceptance test plans
• Design reports for business users
• Work cooperatively with BI Solutions Architects and developers during the development life cycle to ensure that business requirements guide the development life cycle

Minimum Qualifications:
• Bachelors Degree in Information Technology or related field, or equivalent work experience
• At least 10 years experience as a business analyst, with a majority of that experience in Business Intelligence environments

Requirements and General Skills:
• Very strong interpersonal skills
• Strong analytical and quantitative problem solving skills
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills
• Experience with a subscription based business highly desirable

Technical Skills:
• Proven record of participating in the delivery of new and enhanced to business intelligence capabilities
• Knowledge of data warehouse architectures and processes
• Experience authoring technical documents such as business requirements, functional requirements, logical database design representations, data and system flow diagrams
• Understanding of the features and capabilities of one more DBMS's commonly used in data warehousing such as Oracle, Teradata, SQL Server
• Expertise developing and applying relational and dimensional data models
• Understanding of ETL architectures and experience deploying ETL solutions in a data warehousing environment
• Ability to conceptualize and communicate reporting strategies that address a wide range of information needs
• Development experience with at least one business intelligence tool such as Microstrategy, Cognos, or Business Objects
• Experience with marketing campaign management tools such from Unica, Aprimo, or SAS highly desirable