Added May 17, 2022 Data Analyst (23531) Kansas City, Kansas | Permanent Apply

Job Description

LRS Consulting Services is seeking a Data Analyst- BA for an exciting Direct Hire opportunity with a client of ours in Kansas City! LRS Consulting Services has been delivering IT excellence for over three decades. Our reputation for quality, flexibility and strong relationships with our clients keeps them turning to us to meet their IT consulting needs. Our contacts combined with your technical expertise equals career possibilities for you. So let’s get to work! Our client is seeking a Data Analyst to join their team as they transform their internal business intelligence, analytics and data automation capabilities with a main goal of enhancing data warehousing and data management capabilities. The Data Analyst will assist with prioritizing needs and serving as a liaison between business units and IT. The Data Analyst will be part of a team that is responsible for designing, building, maintaining and supporting a wide variety of solutions with the assistance of other teams within the IT org. The Data Analyst is responsible for: - Business Analysis to include eliciting and translating business requirements and conducting research to determine if solutions to business requirements currently exist within or outside the business unit - Documentation: Creating business requirements documents, sequence diagrams, process flow diagrams and other related documentation to ensure project continuity and success and developing use cases/stories to explain/demonstrate business requirements/specifications to IT and business stakeholders and incorporate business partner’s perspective during design reviews. - Communication: communicating priorities, ensuring consensus among stakeholders and building/managing relationships within IT org - Testing, Evaluation and Training - Strategy and vision The Data Analyst Should Have: - Experience working as a business analyst in full SDLC for software projects primarily Data Analytics solutions. - Demonstrated knowledge in creating mock-up reports - Experience providing excellent oral and written communication to a diverse audience - Expert facilitation skills to lead groups through structured information/requirements gathering - Experience creating swim lane process diagrams and structured, clear requirements documentation methods - Experience working in a multi-team, Information Technology organization Even Better If You Have: - Strong data Interpretation and business process modeling skills. - Experience in retail, supply chain, or grocery industry. - Experience using SQL, database management systems, key data technologies - Understanding of data warehouse, reporting and analytics/advanced analytics including forecasting, recommendations LRS is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants for employment will receive consideration without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, gender identity, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship status or protected veteran status.