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Business Analyst

Resource1 Newark, NJ
  • Expired: 28 days ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Our client has an opening for a Business Analyst to work with systems and business personnel to develop business specifications based off of business needs. The business analyst may also develop test plans and test decks.
Primary Responsibilities
  • Partnering with business areas to assess reporting, analysis and data visualization needs
  • Developing knowledge of Actuarial processes and recommending technology-driven process improvements
  • Assisting in the documentation of requirements and specifications
  • Partnering with technical subject matter experts to determine the optimal design
  • Developing reports and dashboards
  • Creating and executing test scripts
  • Facilitating change and innovation to legacy systems and processes
QUALIFICATIONS / REQUIREMENTS
  • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Finance, Math, Computer Science/Information Technology or MIS
  • 3 -5 years of experience working in financial or actuarial systems, reporting or similar area
  • Experience working with OLAP reporting tools such as Essbase, Cognos, etc.
  • Experience building content and dashboards in business intelligence (Oracle BI or similar) and data visualization tools (e.g., Tableau, Qlik, Microsoft PowerBI)
  • Experience with various SDLC and process methodologies (e.g. Agile, Waterfall, etc.)
  • Knowledge of big data technologies and processes at a functional level is a plus (e.g., Hadoop, MongoDB, Cloud, Apache Frameworks)
  • Strong desire to innovate and advance internal technologies and processes
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office applications (particularly Word and Excel) is required
  • Strong SQL background (joins, unions, aggregation, etc.)
  • Strong interpersonal skills and customer focus
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational and time management skills with the ability to manage multiple priorities/deadlines
  • Highly motivated to make impactful improvements for our business partners

Resource1

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Newark, NJ
USA