Vulnerability Risk Management Practice Business Analyst

US - MA - Boston

Location(s)

US - MA - Boston

Team(s)

Product & Engineering


Vulnerability Risk Management Practice Business Analyst

Job Overview

We are looking for a highly motivated analyst to drive insights and action within our Vulnerability Risk Management (VRM) business practice.  This role will be accountable for providing high-impact data and analysis across the practice to drive and continuously improve our business model.  Working in tandem with our business intelligence, operations and practice teams, this analyst will provide necessary analytics and reporting support to help enhance business decision making and increase operational efficiency.

The ideal candidate will be an inquisitive learner with a passion for data and analytics who can effectively collaborate with stakeholders across functional areas.  Learning existing analytics tools, data and infrastructure and collaborating with other Business Analysts to respond to business needs will be core functional aspects of the role.  This role requires a mixture of business acumen and technical expertise, along with an ability to build reporting and analysis and answer business questions on the fly.  Success in the role will require a self-starter with a passion for collaborating with others to solve problems.
 

Essential Responsibilities 

  • Develops in-depth understanding of underlying data, data structures, and business uses of data to provide clear data visualizations, reporting and analysis

  • Front line analytics support for the VRM Practice team, providing training to colleagues to promote self-service analytics and working with VRM Exec Leadership to drive scale, growth & leverage

  • Provide analytical support, data and recommendations to the VRM practice stakeholders, identifying and collaborating with the BI COE to standardize key performance indicators

  • Assists with ongoing systems and process improvement initiatives to assure efficient data capture and reporting capabilities

  • Collaborates with cross-functional teams to provide continual improvement in analysis, business process and data quality

  • Ad-hoc analysis as required to aid management decision making and business planning

Job Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Mathematics, Business, Economics, or related discipline

  • 1-3 years experience in business analytics, operations or related discipline at a high tech, software, or mgmt. consulting company preferred

  • Strong proficiency with SQL

  • Experience creating reporting and analytics within BI Tools such as Tableau, Domo, Qlik, MSFT Power BI, a plus

  • Strong communication and storytelling skills, utilizing data to tell a story

  • Working knowledge of Netsuite, Salesforce.com, or similar CRM/ERP system

  • High attention to detail with a passion for data, data quality & business analytics

  • Fast learner with an appetite for continued improvement

  • Team spirit, excellent interpersonal skills, and a customer service orientation

  • Ability to work independently and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment