Business Analyst - Data Management (Minneapolis) in St. Louis Park, MN at Signature Consultants

Date Posted: 7/30/2020

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Business Analyst - Data Management Summary:

Signature Consultants is seeking a Business Analyst - Data Management for an opportuinity with a client in Saint Louis Park, Minnesota. Business Analyst - Data Management will perform the analysis of highly complex business product definitions across the enterprise, focusing on granularity, attribution, and taxonomies and classification.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform data profiling and analysis using various sources of product related data and work with source systems SMEs to solidify the understanding of data
  • Identify gaps and inconsistencies in analyzed product data and articulate questions for discussions with Product Managers and functional SMEs for remediation
  • Clearly document the results of the product data analysis as well as the results of the discussions with Product Managers and functional SMEs
  • Author (make entries of) finalized version of product data into pre-defined templates
  • Proactively discuss issues encountered, risks anticipated, questions resulting from analysis and the results of discussions with Product Managers and SMEs on internal touchpoints
  • Ensure that all documents created as part of the product data analysis, discussion results and product data authoring are maintained and updated with the latest information available

Requirements:

  • 7+ years of business systems analysis experience, business systems design experience, or a combination of both.
  • Experience with Master Data Management and Reference Data tools.
  • Data analysis capabilities, preferable MS Excel expertise
  • Willingness and ability to deal with ambiguity
  • Understanding of how product data can be used for analytical and operational use cases
  • Significant experience applying analytical rigor to support decisions and identify gaps
  • A bias to action and a proven track record of shipping successful products which exceed user expectations
  • Structured communication & storytelling skills who can explain complex data problems to all audiences
  • Experience in data governance/data management concepts and practices
  • Experience in Data Dictionaries, Data Lineage, Metadata

Preferred:

  • Financial Services experience with background in Financial Services products and product mappings across multiple systems and business areas.

About Signature Consultants, LLC

Headquartered in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, Signature Consultants was established in 1997 with a singular focus: to provide clients and consultants with superior staffing solutions. For the ninth consecutive year, Signature was voted as one of the "Best Staffing Firms to Work For" and is now the 14th largest IT staffing firm in the United States (source: Staffing Industry Analysts). With 28 locations throughout North America, Signature annually deploys thousands of consultants to support, run, and manage their clients' technology needs. Signature offers IT staffing, consulting, managed solutions, and direct placement services. For more information on the company, please visit www.sigconsult.com. Signature Consultants is the parent company to Hunter Hollis and Madison Gunn.