Randstad Business Analyst in Mountain View, California

Business Analyst

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job details:

  • location:Mountain View, CA

  • salary:$51.52 - $73.60 per hour

  • date posted:Friday, August 4, 2017

  • job type:Contract

  • reference:569325

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This is a supporting role to Operations, focused on: global business segmentation, resource allocation and budgeting, measuring product adoption, ROI methodology refinement/measurement, T&E analysis/reporting, metric development and strategy. You will provide analytical and technical support for the Business Intelligence activities for your Ops team. You will use your business acumen and technical knowledge to develop and deliver Business Intelligence solutions. You will work with the business in understanding their evolving requirements. You will be responsible for running reports, analyzing data and delivering insights in the various forms (oral and written presentations, dashboards).

Top 3 daily responsibilities

Data analytics, visualizations, and requirements gathering for business justification

Budgeting, resourcing, allocating, and reporting upon global initiatives

Documentation and BRD/PRD writing

Overall Responsibilities

Identify business needs, calculate and analyze metrics, propose solutions and influence Ops decision-making, track and manage solution deployment across organizations, and change management among stakeholders.

Advocate for education and training teams and the end client experience, enabled by Google's capabilities

Collaborate with developers and global operations to define, document, test and implement new workflows; manage setup and configuration to meet Ops needs.

Implement, troubleshoot, and support systems and other internal applications and analyze data to identify trends and communicate actionable insights to Ops stakeholders.

Communicate effectively with engineering and other technical groups to enhance outputs and develop dashboards, databases, and algorithms to support the Ops business.

Required Skills

BS/BS degree in Data Analytics, Business Administration or related field

2-5 years of experience in Data Analytics rol

2-5 yrs of experience with SQL

2-5 yrs MS Office /Google Docs with emphasis on Excel/Sheets

2-5 yrs of relevant experience in building technical solutions from business requirements and analysis through technical support

Solid experience in workflow support and strong analytical, troubleshooting and problem-solving skills

Solid experience with Internet technologies such as JavaScript, HTML, SQL databases and scripting languages such as PHP & Python

Nice to Have

MBA in Data Analytics, Business Administration or related field