Business Analyst

Job Type:
Permanent
Areas of Expertise:
Technical and Customer Support, Web Development
Region:
USA
Area:
Maryland, Texas
City:
Rockville or Austin
Posted:
09-Oct-17
Company:
Zenimax Media Inc.
Job Ref:
Business Analyst rockville

Business Analyst

Division: ZeniMax Media | Department: Business Systems | Location: Rockville, MD or Austin, TX, US

Global video game publisher/developer headquartered in Rockville, MD, seeks a Business Analyst to join the Enterprise Business Intelligence team.  This position works within the Enterprise BI Team and is responsible for the reporting and analytics for game, customer, and business data. The Business Analyst will be focusing on supporting analytic needs from all facets of the business, including e-commerce, finance, and online game event data.

The incumbent will have at least 5 years of experience partnering with both technical and business teams to facilitate analytics and reporting.  The Business Analyst will facilitate the creation of the reports and analytics for the Finance team. The Business Analyst will be responsible for validating the data and making sure reporting aligns with the business requirements and that either internally or externally developed systems properly meet the need of populating said data models.

Responsibilities:

  • Work within the Enterprise BI team, supporting reporting & analytics from multiple data sources including, but not limited to:
    • Hadoop using Spark/Databricks and Impala
    • Redshift
    • Oracle 11g
    • MariaDB
    • MySQL
  • Create and maintain the reports and analytics with Tableau that will support decision making within the organization
  • Work directly with business stakeholders, ensuring that business requirements are captured and met
  • Directly work with the ETL, Data Engineers, and Modelers to communicate and define necessary extracts and calculations
  • Create documentation of work from end to end (ingest to report/analysis)
  • Be able to straddle differing subject areas such as in game and business data sources

Requirements:

  • At least 2 Years of Experience
  • A good understanding of the data modeling concepts
  • Comfortable working in both OLTP and OLAP environments
  • Comfortable exploring and analyzing unfamiliar datasets, both structured and unstructured
  • Excellent SQL skills
  • Experience maintaining and troubleshooting enterprise reports and analytics
  • Experience with Tableau and/or OBIEE
  • Comfortable in operating in both data warehousing as well as big data solutions such as Hadoop
  • Able to conduct requirements gathering and define business needs
  • Excellent communicator, is comfortable interfacing directly with differing customers across the organization in addition to the BI team
  • Working experience with the SCRUM development framework
  • Experience working within the Video Games industry preferred, though candidates from outside of the industry are also welcomed
  • A personal interest in video gaming is a plus
  • Understanding of the Free to Play/Micro transaction Business Model for different game types is a plus

How to Apply

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Contact Details:
Zenimax Media Inc.
Tel: (301)-948-2200
Fax: (301) 926-8010
Contact: Recruitment Team
Email:

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