Custom manufacturer of commercial hollow metal doors and frames. The responsibility of the Business Analyst 1 is to guide the company in improving processes, products, services and software through data analysis. Straddling the line between IT, Finance and the business, this role will use data analytics to assess processes, determine requirements and deliver data-driven recommendations and reports to executives and stakeholders.Engaging with business leaders and users to understand how data-driven changes to process, products, services, software and hardware can improve efficiencies and add value. Always balancing those ideas against what’s technologically feasible, and both financially and functionally reasonable. At various times this position may work to improve products, hardware, tools, software, services, process, and reporting.
Defining business requirements and report them back to stakeholders
Participate in product and vendor selections as needed
Identify inefficiencies and waste in business processes and proposes improvements to management
Understand and help document the various applications at DCI and the flow of information between them
Construct process workflow charts and diagrams; studying system capabilities; writing specifications
Verify application results by conducting system audits of technologies implemented
Improve systems by studying current practices; designing modifications
Develop with the business, maintain and track key performance indicators & dashboards, business intelligence and key reports
Support forecasting, budgeting and financial and cost analysis
Other duties as assigned.
EDUCATION AND QUALIFICATIONS
4 year degree in a business, finance or IT related field