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Business Analyst - Item Data Management

Atlanta, GA 30303
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\u003Cdiv data-field=\u0022Position_Description\u0022 class=\u0022Summary\u0022\u003EAt HomeDepot.com, our award-winning e-Commerce team is blazing a trail of retail shopping innovation by leveraging cutting-edge technology with our 2,200\u002B store locations and a relentless focus on customer service. We have been named one of the world\u0027s most innovative companies and we are on a mission to provide the best interconnected shopping experience to our consumers. To do so, we need more dreamers, innovators and big thinkers passionate about re-imagining the future of retail. Interested in making history with us? If so, apply today to experience what it\u0026rsquo;s like to be a part of our HomeDepot.com team. Who knows? Your next big idea may just change the future of retail!\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E POSITION PURPOSE\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003C/strong\u003EThe business analyst contributes in a lead role to the merchandising group function in the evaluation, design development, and implementation of standardized reporting, business processes and information systems solutions. This allows customers (the associates in the merchandising function) to maximize their productivity and make sound, effective decisions based on consistent, accurate information. The business analyst handles the front-end of the project life cycle; ensuring the business need and requirements are defined and scoped accurately. They also act as the liaison between the business stakeholders and the technical developers to ensure projects are completed successfully. The Business Analyst uses Agile project delivery methodology to manage the intake and delivery of reporting and analytics solutions.\u0026nbsp;\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E MAJOR TASKS, RESPONSIBILITES AND KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003E20% Plan and lead all phases of a project\u0027s life cycle (i.e. feasibility, design implementation, evaluation); this inclues extracting the business need; defining the business requirements, understanding the impact on the business, and designing and carrying out the project(s)\u0026nbsp;\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E10% Serve as liaison between merchandising and finance by facilitating meetings including both departments\u0026nbsp;\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E10% Mentor other analysts in developing/honing business knowledge and analytical skills\u0026nbsp;\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E20% Servce as a subject matter expert and perform research and/or analysis within assigned projects\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E20% Multi-task to work on 2 to 4 projects simultaneously, recommending process improvements and making final project recommendations which impact the business\u0026nbsp;\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E20% Establish and report on metrics of assigned projects to guage business value\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003ENATURE AND SCOPE\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Reports to a director-level position within merchandising \u003Cbr /\u003E No direct reports, however, the position will be required to mentor others who have the need for assistance\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E ENVIRONMENTAL JOB REQUIREMENTS\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EEnvironment: \u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Travel: \u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Typically requires overnight travel 5% to 20% of the time.\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/div\u003E\u003Cdiv data-field=\u0022Postion_Requirement\u0022 class=\u0022Requirement\u0022\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EMINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Must be eighteen years of age or older.\u003Cbr /\u003E Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EEducation Required:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a high school diplomas and/or GED.\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Years of Relevant Work Experience: \u003C/strong\u003E2 years\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EPhysical Requirements:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003E\u003C/strong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EPreferred Qualifications:\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003C/strong\u003EBachelor\u0027s Degree\u003Cbr /\u003EExcellent Communications Skills (written, verbal and interpersonal)\u003Cbr /\u003EStrong Project Management (Agile preferred) and Organization skills\u003Cbr /\u003ECritical Thinking /Problem Solving Skillset\u003Cbr /\u003ETechnical Acumen related to database and reporting technologies\u003Cbr /\u003EStrong Analytical mindset\u003Cbr /\u003EPrior visualization experience is preferred\u003Cbr /\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003E\u003Cbr /\u003E Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:\u003Cbr /\u003E \u003C/strong\u003EStrong project management skills, including strong process orientation, ability to work in a cross-functional team environment \u003Cbr /\u003E Good communication skills, including ability to interact with officers, also needs the ability to negotiate and persuade \u003Cbr /\u003E Strong analytical skills and general understanding of technical concepts \u003Cbr /\u003E Ability to establish priorities and procedures for accomplishing work within established deadlines; ability to handle multiple projects and manage toward deadlines and deliverables \u003Cbr /\u003E Proven leadership skills, including a willingness and ability to be a mentor\u003C/div\u003E
Posted: 2020-01-23 Expires: 2020-02-22

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Business Analyst - Item Data Management

Home Depot
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