Analyst: Business Intelligence

Johannesburg, Gauteng, ZA

Company: NTT Ltd

Category: Computer and Mathematical Occupations

Published on 2022-01-17T05:51:28.000000Z

At NTT we believe that by using innovative technology we can solve global challenges and create a world that is sustainable and secure. We are looking for curious people, from diverse backgrounds, that are keen to work in a fast-paced and agile environment.

At NTT we trust our employees to do the right thing, even when no one is watching, which is why we offer flexibility in the workplace. The majority of our roles are hybrid, meaning we encourage a balance of working from home and our local office. Ask our recruitment team if this is a hybrid role.

Want to be a part of our team?

Analyzes complex business problems and issues using data from internal and external sources to provide insight to decision-makers. Identifies and interprets trends and patterns in datasets to locate influences. Constructs forecasts, recommendations and strategic/tactical plans based on business data and market knowledge. Creates specifications for reports and analysis based on business needs and required or available data elements. May provide consultation to users and lead cross-functional teams to address business issues. May directly produce datasets and reports for analysis using system reporting tools. May be internal operations-focused or external client-focused, working in conjunction with Professional Services and outsourcing functions.

Working at NTT

Business Intelligence Analysts transform data into insights that drive business value using data analytics, data visualization and data modeling techniques and technologies. They turn data into critical information and knowledge that can be used to make sound business decisions.

Key Roles and Responsibilities:
Analyzes complex business problems and issues using data from internal and external sources to provide insight to decision-makers.
Identifies and interprets trends and patterns in relevant datasets to locate influences.
Creates specifications for reports and analysis based on business needs and required or available data elements.
Define, develop, enhance and track metrics and dashboard requirements to deliver results and provide insight and recommendations on trends.
Uses advanced data analysis and tools to ensure analytics are valid, meaningful, and provide actionable and comprehensive insights.
Support the team to help them answer strategic questions.
Provide technical advice, consultation and knowledge to others within the relevant teams.
Provide support to address and resolve business issues.
Analyse data across various platforms, including social media and present trends and patterns.

What we expect you to do:

Understand business requirements in BI context and design data models to transform raw data into meaningful insights Documentation explaining models, relationships, data flows and logic Convert business requirements into technical specifications and decide timeline to accomplish Develop Prototypes using BI tools Create dashboards and interactive visual reports using Power BI Identify key performance indicators (KPIs) with clear objectives and consistently monitor those Analyse data and present data through reports that aid decision-making Create relationships between data and develop multidimensional data models and calculations Design, develop, test, and deploy scripts and perform detailed analytics Perform DAX queries and functions in Power BI Analyse current ETL process, define and design new systems SQL Data warehouse development and work with SSAS, SSIS, and SSRS Redefine and make technical/strategic changes to enhance existing Business Intelligence systems Create customize charts and custom calculations as per requirements Design, develop and deploy business intelligence solutions as per requirements Work with users and team members at all level for performance improvement and suggestions

Knowledge, Skills and Attributes:
Strong analytical, problem solving and communication skills
Strong Excel skills
Detail oriented
Ability to work independently
Ability to collaborate across multiple teams and build sound working relationships
Excellent listening, communication, interpersonal and presentation skills
Understanding of current data protection and privacy laws

Advanced Qualification in Management Information Systems / Mathematics / Statistics / Computer Science
Relevant certifications

Required Experience:

At least 5 – 7 years’ working experience working with database management, SQL, data modelling, data warehousing, business intelligence, tabular modelling, OLAP(Online Analytical Processing) and report / dashboard development Experience in other BI tools like Tableau, Qlik or SAP an additional benefit In-depth knowledge and experience with Microsoft Business Intelligence stacks such as Power BI, Power Pivot, SSRS, SSIS, and SSAS is an added advantage. Experience in creating data-rich dashboards, writing DAX expressions, and implementing row-level security in Power BI Ability to interact with business as well as technical teams Comprehensive knowledge of data design, data modelling, data management, and data visualization Strong communication and client management skills Ability to learn and respond quickly to the fast-changing business environment Stay updated with advancements and best practices in design and development Ability to multitask and excellent interpersonal skills Document process, models, designs, and solutions and able to explain, represent, and discuss with the team Analytical mindset with a problem-solving approach Ability to work in an agile environment with a focus on continuous improvement Self-motivated and eager to learn A team player and able to lead and initiate

What will make you a good fit for the role?

Join our growing global team and accelerate your career with us. Apply today.

Equal opportunity employer

NTT is proud to be an equal opportunity employer with a global culture that embraces diversity. We are committed to providing an environment free of unfair discrimination and harassment. We do not discriminate based on age, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, disability, pregnancy, marital status, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, veteran status, or other protected category.

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