Reference # 19-00392 Title Business Analyst
Location Phoenix, ARIZONA
Position Type Contract
Experience Level Contract
Start Date / End Date 01-07-2019 --- 10-05-2020
Position Summary:
The IT Business Analyst's role is to elicit, analyze, and document requirements about all facets of business intelligence including reports, analytics, metrics optimization, data warehousing, data exchanges, and data migration.

Primary Responsibilities:
" Work with key stakeholders at all levels of the organization to verify/validate analytics and reporting needs
" Develop detailed requirements to deliver business reporting needs
" Capture, analyze, maintain, and consolidate metadata around reporting, data at rest, lineage, etc.
" Document legacy and future reporting process flows
" Work with architecture and project management to manage scope and prioritize deliverables
" Institute new reporting policies, procedures and programs from the ground up
" Collaborate with Change Management team to develop reporting and analysis training
" Analyze, document and communicate impact of reporting changes to business processes
" Oversee deployment of data to the data warehouse
" Participate in testing including documenting test cases, documenting change deltas between legacy and new reports, and UAT

" 5+ years of experience in business analysis on BI solutions, Reporting, and Data Warehouse
" Experience with Microsoft tools for business analysis (Excel, Visio, Sharepoint)
" Excellent communication skills
" Ability to present ideas in business-friendly and user-friendly language
" Ability to absorb new ideas and concepts quickly
" Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
" Highly self-motivated and directed
" Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities

Preferred Experience:
" Experience with Power BI, Microsoft Dynamics, or SQL Server
" Experience with Health and Human Services data