Senior Business Analyst

New York, NY
Full Time
Requisition ID: 167842BR

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OVERALL SUMMARY

The Business Intelligence (BI) and Analytics team at HBO is looking to add an experienced
Senior Business Analyst with project management experience. The role supports and assists business partners to implement BI & Analytics solutions by analyzing and defining the requirements on a project and also providing ongoing support for issue resolution and enhancement requests. This individual will also need to plan and manage projects. At any given time, this Business Analyst will support multiple projects in the project planning, requirements definition, business design, development and testing phases, and acts the primary liaison between the development teams and our business partners.

PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Contribute to the planning, development, and enhancement of BI & Analytics solutions.

  • Become a subject matter expert on business processes/workflows and data.

  • Create and maintain detailed business requirements documentation. Work with clients to prioritize business requirements and assess the impact of changes on existing systems and workflows.

  • Create and maintain project plans for assigned initiatives. Manage assigned initiatives through completion, collaborating with business users and technology teams.

  • Support project team through all iterations of technical elaboration, development and testing.

  • Support User Acceptance Testing.

  • Prepare documentation and train clients on application usage.

  • Develop a good understanding of the BI tools used at HBO to liaise with business users and technology teams.



REQUIREMENTS

  • Minimum of 5 years of experience as a Business Analyst supporting project teams in the definition and delivery of business-critical systems with at least 3 years of experience in the BI and Analytics space.

  • Minimum of 2 years of experience managing projects.

  • Excellent interpersonal skills with a proven ability to partner with the business to understand and document their current and future system needs.

  • Expertise in eliciting and documenting business requirements through use cases and other means (including workflow diagrams, dataflow diagrams, etc.).

  • Outstanding written and verbal communication skills. Ability to communicate complex ideas clearly to both technical and non-technical teams.

  • Excellent problem solving skills and be able to think outside-of-the-box when assessing possible solutions.

  • Experience in the development and execution of data and BI application Test Cases.

  • Media Industry experience preferred.



It's HBOSM

America's most successful premium television company, Home Box Office delivers two 24-hour pay television services—HBO®and Cinemax®. HBO continues to take advantage of the latest technological innovations with advancements that include the availability of HBO programming online though HBO GOSM and MAX GOSM, as well as HBO On Demand® and Cinemax On Demand® in HD. Just as HBO is a company noted for its commitment to excellence in the products and services it delivers to consumers, it makes the extra effort to create a work environment in which fairness, equity, trust, and individual responsibility are valued. HBO is committed to retaining and recruiting skilled and motivated employees, placing a priority on qualified team players who contribute to the diversity of their workforce. HBO offers competitive benefits to include medical, dental, vision, a matched 401(k) plan, flexible spending, a commuter benefit program and tuition reimbursement.

HBO is an equal employment opportunity employer. HBO does not discriminate against any applicant or employee based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, mental or physical disability, and genetic information, or any other basis protected by applicable law. HBO also prohibits harassment of applicants or employees based on any of these protected categories.