The BI business analyst will have expertise in making available, integrating, and optimizing structured and/or unstructured data using database products, technologies, and methods. Typical examples of the deliverables are reporting designs, data migration plans.
Responsible for providing reporting systems support in Shanghai office. This includes working directly with helpdesk, US BI support and end users.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES RESPONSIBILITIES:
？Interests for retail, apparel industry and business intelligence domain.
？Act as the interface between the business team and the IT personnel.
？Engage with multiple user groups and gather analytics and reporting requirements.
？Support reporting development with user services, including problem resolution and ensuring delivery of expected performance and availability.
？Develop Excel analytical tools by using VBA and Macro.
？Challenge and inspire partners to achieve business results.
？Provide daily support and maintenance with service level.
？Maintain the quality standards, traceability and structure of the data and information collected.
？Support training and development of partners directly and indirectly managed and makes effective staffing decisions.
？Participate as a project team member in design, specification, development and test phases of projects.
？Plan and manage business unit and department processes and practices to ensure that programs are aligned with company business goals and objectives.
？Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure that the technical solutions are properly transitioned from deployment to sustainment teams.
？Contribute to post implementation reviews and communicate outcomes.
This role will work closely with reporting users in China office.
Will work particularly with US IT on the reporting system releases and support issues to resolve problems.
1)Knowledge, skills abilities:
？Strong ability on the Excel development using VBA and Macro.
？Ability to write SQL queries.
？Fluent English and Mandarin communication skill, both oral and written.
？Experience in writing technical specifications, test plans and validation checklists.
？Experience in implementing reports and dashboards, integration with MicroStrategy products preferred.
？Retail industry or Consultant agency knowledge preferred.
？Data Mining and either ETL or EIM experience preferred.
？CRM project experience preferred.
？BI background preferred.
？OLAP report development experience preferred.
2)Minimum educational level:
？BA or above from a fulltime university.
3) Minimum experience:
？3 years+’ overall BI/data or business analysis experience.
SUCCESS AT GAP GREATER CHINA REQUIRES:
- Results orientation
- An ability to take risks and learn
- A collaborative style and enjoyment in working with a results-driven, cross-functional team
- Integrity and alignment with company values
- Confidence and perseverance
- The ability to influence peers and senior leaders
- The ability to work effectively in a fast paced, ever-changing environment