Data/Business Solutions Analyst - Entry


Brief Summary

                            Data/Business Solutions Analyst - Entry

Job Summary:
Participates in gathering business requirements, and in supporting and delivering business solutions. Assists with data analysis, extraction and delivery. Supports the execution of information and data governance. Performs routine work assignments under direct supervision and seeks guidance from team members to resolve or escalate issues.

Minimum Requirements:
Bachelors degree or 6 years experience in an analytical or technical support function. 0 to 2 years experience in an analytical or technical support function or general data analysis/extraction experience. Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office products. Basic knowledge of identifying and documenting business processes. Basic knowledge of business functional area and processes. Possesses agility for learning technical and business concepts. Successful completion of an analyst assessment may be required.
Preferred Requirements:
2+ years general data analysis and/or extraction experience. Basic knowledge of data reporting/analysis tools and techniques (such as business objects, crystal, monarch, etc.). Basic knowledge of relational databases (such as OLTP/OLAP, DB2 Oracle, SQL Server and/or MySQL). Basic knowledge of data extraction techniques and applications. Working knowledge of business functional area and processes. Understands the application of data information to support business functions. Developing knowledge of industry best practices. Basic knowledge of mainframe, EZtrieve, Monarch, JCL, VBA experience. 

Job Duties:
•	Participates in gathering basic business requirements that includes defining the business problem, identifying data requirements and isolating data elements.
•	Maintains and may assist in the development of basic business solutions, which may include data, reporting, business intelligence or analytics.
•	Performs basic data manipulation using basic data extraction and analytical tools and techniques.
•	Develops basic business knowledge of the functional area and processes.
•	Assists with the implementation of technical data solutions standards.
•	May support data governance, integrity, quality and audit functions.