Arrow Electronics Big Data Business Analyst in Englewood, Colorado

Position:

Big Data Business Analyst

Job Description:

Key responsibilities:

-Work with business leaders across eCommerce to understand decision support needs

-Independently plan, propose and implement one-off and proof of concept decision support systems

-Collaborate with the Big Data development teams to plan and move prototypes to more advanced stages, up to and including production

-Deliver results to business users via project plans, progress reports, formal reports, and presentations

-Prepare and maintain documentation for all projects through tickets and technical manuals

-Participate in code and workflow maintenance as needed

Success factors:

-Passionate about the value of bringing technical solutions to bear on complicated business decisions and processes

-Able to bring order to chaos through thought, planning, and organization

-Possess a mix of both technical skills and business knowledge

-Intuitive understanding of the interface between technology and business

-Strong technical contributor, quantitative thinker, and intellectually fearless

-Able to operate across multiple business contexts simultaneously

-Demonstrated ability to learn while doing and at home operating under conditions of uncertainty with minimal supervision

-Experienced and talented communicator

Education Requirements:

-MS in a quantitative field, or an equivalent combination of education and experience

-At least 3 semesters of advanced or applied mathematics, preferably in statistics

-Project management or agile methodology coursework

Required Experience:

-3 y experience independently identifying, developing and implementing technical solutions for business problems

-3 y experience in a Project Management, Product Owner, scrum master, or consulting role

-Experience using statistics to analyze both traditional and ecommerce business metrics

Required Skills:

-Advanced SQL development skills

-Advanced skills with at least a BI tool like Tableau

-Capable user of common statistical analysis methods

-Proficient with Google Analytics, microstrategy, crystal reports or another BI suite

-Proficient with VCS and JIRA

-Proficient with at least one ERP

-Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, and Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides

-Proficient with Linux, OS X, and Windows

-Comfortable working with a command line interface

Bonus points for:

-Experience with hadoop workflow management tools like Oozie

Location:

360 Inverness

Time Type:

Full time

Most people live in the present. But a handful of us live in a world that doesn’t exist yet — the world of Five Years Out. Five Years Out is the tangible future. And it’s a way of thinking at Arrow that serves as a springboard for innovators, helping them see what’s coming and stay ahead of what’s ahead.

We are much more than products and services. We’re a community of designers, engineers, builders and visionaries who navigate the path between possibility and practicality, across the complete lifecycle of electronics, in some of the fastest-growing commercial and industrial markets on the planet.

The work we do is everywhere, from things you’ve never seen to things you can’t live without. A Fortune 119 company with more than 18,700 employees in over 90 countries, and 2016 sales of $23.8 billion, we guide innovation forward for the world’s leading technologies used in homes, businesses and daily life. If it takes a charge, chances are we helped design it, build it and get it to market.

Are you Five Years Out? Then chances are, you’ll enjoy working with us.