Wal-Mart Bentonville , AR 72716
Posted 5 days ago
What you'll do...
Position: Senior Data Analyst
Job Location: 2501 SE J St, Bentonville, AR 72716
Duties: Analyze and interpret information for one or more initiative work streams to improve business efficiency by using various analytical methodologies; developing creative solutions within business areas that reduce cost and/or meet business goals; using judgment to assign what activities must be done; and ensuring data accuracy. Develop and direct one or more work streams of a cross-functional project to achieve desired results by ensuring understanding of scope of work; organizing timelines and deliverables; facilitating meetings involving project teams to analyze, plan, and implement project initiatives; taking corrective action; and reporting results and deliverables to supervisors and stakeholders. Collaborate cross-functionally on assignments with internal and external stakeholders to understand the results of data analyses and research by communicating results and findings. Develop tools that support decision making and business cases by summarizing needed information; determining what information must be reported; ensuring customer needs are met; and analyzing an initiative's impact to the business. Assume duties of Project Manager III, Innovation in the absence of the Project Manager III, Innovation by attending meetings; working directly with the project team members on specific projects and analyses; performing analyses; providing directional advice and guidance related to defined logistical issues; and determining which issues should be elevated to a higher priority. Demonstrate up-to-date expertise and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans by providing expert advice and guidance to others in the application of information and best practices; supporting and aligning efforts to meet customer and business needs; and building commitment for perspectives and rationales. Provide and support the implementation of business solutions by building relationships and partnerships with key stakeholders; identifying business needs; determining and carrying out necessary processes and practices; monitoring progress and results; recognizing and capitalizing on improvement opportunities; and adapting to competing demands, organizational changes, and new responsibilities. Model compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity by incorporating these into the development and implementation of business plans; using the Open-Door Policy; and demonstrating and assisting others with how to apply these in executing business processes and practices.
Minimum education and experience required: Bachelor's degree or the equivalent in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering or related field plus 2 years of experience in data analytics or related field; OR 4 years of experience in data analytics or related field.
Skills Required: Must have experience with: Writing scalable and reusable SQL code in GCP to fetch data for daily reporting and analysis; Data Cleansing using statistical techniques like mean, mode, median, variance, standard deviation, correlation, sorting, grouping, and finding outliers; Advanced visualization techniques to analyze and formulate complex data into simple yet informative story for stakeholders (MS Excel, Tableau MS PowerPoint); Automating repeating tasks using Object Oriented Python scripts or Tableau schedulers to run at specific times in a week / day; Creating Tableau dashboards, Pivot Tables/Charts for monitoring trends and patterned in metric KPIs to report on how business is performing; Jira to track and prioritize work as required; Serve as an interpreter to connect business needs with tangible solutions and results; Translated business requirements into tangible project activities / tasks that aligns to overall business strategy; Cross-functional collaboration across teams; Creating documents using Confluence and SharePoint tools to assist in knowledge transfer and to have guide lined process to follow for different types of issues that surface. Employer will accept any amount of experience with the required skills.
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