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Senior Business Analyst in Dallas (Uptown Dallas) at Vaco

Date Posted: 9/27/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Key Responsibilities:
  • Performs strategic analyses and reporting of structured and unstructured data across multiple data sources utilizing a variety of tools such as SSRS, Tableau, and Excel.
  • Translates questions and business requirements into technical requirements for reports, dashboards, and BI query objects.
  • Defines data requirements and gathers and validates information, using judgment and statistical tests.
  • Builds and maintains relationships across the organization in data collection and usage to streamline and improve business practices.
  • Identifies opportunities to maximize data usage, applying modeling and optimization methods to develop new strategies and improve business performance.
  • Exhibits analytical rigor, judgment, and ability to present a comprehensive 'data story' to multiple levels of the organization.
  • Implements the use of regression and machine learning techniques to predict operational issues and opportunities.
  • Leverages data visualization techniques to construct compelling narratives.
  • Navigates and mines large data sets, connecting data from disparate sources to identify insights and patterns using traditional as well as predictive and prescriptive analytics.
Key Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree required. Master's deree preferred.
  • 3+ years of experience in quantitative analysis, financial modeling, data modeling, reporting.
  • Former experience in investment banking and management consultants is favorable.
  • Expereince with SQL, SAS and/or SPSS.
  • 3+ years technical experience in software development, machine learning or statistical analysis, data engineering and data visualization related work.
  • Excellent Commuincation skills.