Information Technology Data Analyst

» Information Technology Data Analyst
Information Technology
in Tampa
, FL
Reference: 19-03572

Description:

  • Primary point of contact for interface between data users and IS teams
  • Formulates and defines systems scope and objectives through research and fact-finding, combined with a basic understanding of business and IT systems
  • Conduct analysis of business and user data needs, documenting requirements, create source to target mappings and revising existing logic, as necessary
  • Perform analysis of data needs for users and cross reference to data sources in IT systems

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Reviews programming requests and work with business users and technical staff to identify, gather, analyze, and document data requirements
  • Articulates and presents data analysis results clearly and concisely to programming staff
  • Develops requirements tractability matrix to be used in software development and QA testing
  • Works with data users to document current work flow processes and collaborate with users in identifying, defining, and documenting process improvement options and alternatives, as directed by business needs
  • Works with data users to define and document business rules
  • Identify required information fields and develop data dictionary
  • Participates in systems development efforts
  • Participates in testing, acceptance testing and implementation of information systems, modules and subsystems
  • Provides user support during application software implementations
  • Participates in Application Group and business unit meetings
  • Prepares and updates project plans
  • Additional duties as needed
  • Assist QA testing team, when necessary
  • Provide Project Management on small application development projects, when necessary

Education:

  • A Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems or related field or equivalent work experience
  • Additional 2 years of work experience required without Bachelor’s degree (Required)

Work Experience:

  • 1+ year of experience in full Software Development Life-Cycle (SDLC) in agile and waterfall methodologies with an understanding of the business impact of applications and the information technology available to meet those needs (Required)
  • 2+ years of experience in Business, systems, or data analysis (Required)
  • Health care experience (Preferred)
  • Project Management experience (Preferred)

Skills:

  • Demonstrated analytical skills
  • Ability to identify basic problems and procedural irregularities, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions
  • Ability to read, analyze, and interpret general business periodicals, professional journals or technical procedures
  • Ability to effectively present information and respond to questions from managers, clients and customers
  • Ability to think logically in solving assigned problems and to present recommendations with clarity in written and graphic form

Technology:

  • Database Design, Construction, Tuning and Query
  • Ability to interpret a complex variety of technical instructions, and deal with several abstract and concrete variables
  • Business Intelligence tools (e.g., Tableau, Cognos, SAS, etc.)
  • Data Cleansing and Transformation

Level of Supervision Received:

  • Under general supervision, proceeds alone on regular duties, referring questionable cases to supervisor.