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Thank you for showing interest in the job position: Business Analyst.

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Berean Group is seeking a Business Analyst.

Location: US-Cincinnati.

Job Type: Full Time

Note: US Citizens and those authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor H1b candidates at this time.




         Lead requirement gathering sessions with business customers to identify and validate business needs and requirements

         Demonstrate continual learning while maintaining an intermediate Business Intelligence and risk management knowledge base

         Work with clients in formal requirements gathering sessions as well as informal requirement sessions

         Analyzes, identifies and writes detailed description of user requirements

         Seeks to develop solutions that provide actionable insights that drive improvement in business results

         Acts as a liaison between business and IT while developing and maintaining knowledge of the customer's business

         Design, code, test, document, and troubleshoot BI deliverables

         Develop and communicate estimates, project plans, and milestones to business customers

         Creates, modifies, and validates core, ad-hoc, and management reports

         Exhibits the ability to build strategic working customer relationships at all levels

         Consistently initiates action without being prompted or directed to do so

         Keenly seeks to improve inefficiencies through process improvement and innovative solutions.



Preferred Technical Qualifications:


         Knowledge with any of the following versions of IBM Cognos: 8.x, 10.x is preferred

         Experience in another BI tool - Microsoft, SAP or Oracle BI is also acceptable

         Intermediate experience writing native SQL statements against SQL Server or Oracle relational databases

         Experience should include requirements elicitation, project / task management, designing solutions for customers, quality testing deliverables, documenting and/or maintaining reporting / analytics

         Working knowledge of Data Warehouse fundamentals and IT structure preferred

         Intermediate knowledge of business intelligence & analytics required

         Ability to tailor business intelligence solutions to specific business scenarios required



Additional Qualifications:


         Experience working as a business analyst is strongly desired.  Individuals who exhibit strong business knowledge of finance, insurance, and / or a related financial services field would be ideal

         Demonstrated ability to establish priorities, organize and plan work to satisfy established timeframes

         Excellent analytical skills, attention to detail and problem-solving skills

         Willingness to learn and stay current on technology trends and upcoming features

         Excellent verbal and written communication skills

         Ability to work in a team-oriented environment

         Must be self-motivated and demonstrate strong initiative

         Ability to leads small to moderately complex projects with limited supervision


Educational Requirements:


         Bachelor's degree in Information Technology, Management Information Systems, Accounting / Finance, Business Administration or related field required