Business Intelligence Analyst - West Coast location preferred

Business Intelligence Analyst

Report to: Vice President, Business Management
Location: Remote – Seattle

Uptime Institute is an unbiased advisory organization focused on improving the performance, efficiency, and reliability of business-critical infrastructure through innovation, collaboration, and independent certifications. Uptime Institute serves all stakeholders responsible for IT service availability through industry leading standards, education, peer-to-peer networking, consulting, and award programs delivered to enterprise organizations and third-party operators, manufacturers, and providers. Uptime Institute is recognized globally for the creation and administration of the Tier Standards & Certifications for Data Center Design, Construction, and Operations, along with its Management & Operations (M&O) Stamp of Approval, FORCSS® methodology, and Efficient IT Stamp of Approval.

Uptime Institute – The Global Data Center Authority® has office locations in the U.S., Mexico, Costa Rica, Brazil, U.K., Spain, U.A.E., Russia, Taiwan, Singapore, and Malaysia.

Responsibilities

Uptime Institute is looking for a Business Intelligence Analyst with experience in data analytics and metrics optimization. We are interested in furthering our data collection and analysis practices, so you will be responsible for instituting new policies, procedures and programs from the ground up. We'll need you to put the data we collect to practical use, with the end goal of maximizing profits and increasing our efficiency. You'll be responsible for processing several different types of data, including those related to our sales and delivery process.

  • Build compelling, clear, and powerful visualizations of our data.
  • Communicate with internal partners to define appropriate data reports and dashboards that become integral to the decision making process
  • Provide historical, current, and predictive views of business operations
  • Generate weekly and monthly reports
  • Understand the business goals and be able to select and define metrics accordingly as well as evolve/improve the metrics over time
  • Review and validate data as it is collected
  • Oversee the deployment of data to the data warehouse
  • Develop policies and procedures for the collection and analysis of data
  • Create or discover new data procurement and processing programs
  • Monitor analytics and metrics results
  • Implement new data analysis methodologies
  • Review customer files to ensure integrity of data collection and utilization
  • Perform data profiling to identify and understand anomalies

Requirements

  • Advanced Microsoft Excel skills is required including but not limited to Pivot tables, INDEX MATCH, VLOOKUP, VBA.
  • Extensive knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite (Outlook, Word, Powerpoint) is preferred.
  • Proficient in database software.
  • Strong communication skills.
  • Excellent writing skills to prepare detailed reports
  • Ability to synthesize complex data into actionable goals
  • Critical thinking skills to recommend original and productive ideas
  • The ability to work under pressure and adapt to change.
  • The ability to balance customer needs against the company’s vision.
  • Excellent time management skills.
  • Interpersonal skills to work collaboratively with various stakeholders who may have competing interest

 

If you are interested, please email: resumes@uptimeinstitute.com