Overview

Apex System’s client is looking for a Business Analyst who has worked within the Retail Industry as an analyst. If interested, please email your resume to Madison at

This position is within the Data & Analytics organization, which is charged with the mission of delivering business insights through advanced analytics and reporting

Job Summary

  • Be a single point of contact for all data & analytics needs for specific set of business & IT organizations
  • Understand and translate business needs into business requirements (user stories and acceptance criteria) and associated activities

Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Apply business knowledge and facilitative expertise to resolve reporting & analytics issues across one or more areas of the business and across multiple projects
  • Lead information gathering sessions to understand current and potential customer needs
  • Reverse engineer existing legacy reports to map out as-is functionality and document them
  • Work with business users & data architects to translate business rules into data transformation procedures
  • Assist with managing the product backlog

Qualifications

  • Master’s Degree in business or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years of experience in business analysis within the Retail Industry/
  • Experience in Pricing and pricing optimization projects
  • Comfortable interacting with stakeholders at all levels throughout the business
  • Strong proven expertise to perform discover of As-Is state, Gap analysis, To-Be state definition, and creating requirement documentations
  • Strong proven expertise in planning & executing UAT, change management and deployment
  • Ability to express complex concepts effectively, both verbally and in writing to business partners
  • Must be knowledgeable in Business Intelligence Life Cycle; from data ingestion to data visualization
  • Experience querying/joining databases using SQL, etc.
  • Familiarity with business intelligence platforms such as Power BI or other BI tools
  • Familiarity with data warehouse and OLAP concepts
  • Knowledgeable in Agile software development and DevOps methodologies. Familarity with version control tools (Github, Bitbucket, etc) & JIRA is a plus
  • Ability to work effectively with offsite business or technology partners
  • Has strong presentation and collaboration skills and can communicate all aspects of the job requirements, including the creation of formal documentation
  • Independent. Strong critical thinking, decision making, troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
  • Go-Getter. Possesses strong, planning, execution and multitasking skills and demonstrated ability to reprioritize accordingly. Must be able to manage quickly changing priorities while meeting deadlines

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