Business Analyst – Digital Nova Scotia – Leading Digital Industry

Business Analyst

RESPONSIBILITIES:

Gather and document requirements from business users to develop, test and implement automated reporting solutions

TOOLS USED:

  • Power BI / Power Query / Excel
  • Ability to ETL (Extract, Transform and Load) from multiple data sources , load into a well-designed analytic data model and present the data in a simple comprehensive manner that helps business users gain insight into existing processes and make business decisions.

POSITION REQUIREMENTS:

  • Intermediate or better proficiency in DAX
  • Working knowledge of Power Query
  • Experience building highly reusable ETL Pipelines using Power BI Dataflows
  • Experience building visualizations in Power BI Desktop
  • Solid understanding of dimensional modeling concepts
  • Experience delivering effective technical and user documentation for BI solutions
  • Strong Analytical and Critical Thinking Skills
  • Professional communications skills both written and verbal
  • Ability to work independently but also as part of a team
  • Detail-oriented and proven organization abilities
  • Advanced Excel Skills (Pivot Tables, Lookups, Power Pivot etc.)
  • 3-5 years of experience

SKILLS CONSIDERED ASSETS:

  • Extensive knowledge of IT industry; vendors, distributors, etc.
  • Experience with ERP systems and related data – JDE (JD Edwards) ideally
  • Exposure to Microsoft CRM Dynamics
  • Previous Business Analyst experience