Business Intelligence Analyst

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary Not disclosed

Updated 5 days ago

Reference 1440281

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for Business Intelligence Analyst based in Belfast.


Title: Business Intelligence Analyst

Ref: 10/9/BIA

Think Technology- Think Allstate

We build solutions that touch 16 million customers on a daily basis.

You will work alongside people as passionate as you, focused on delivering the best possible user experiences.

You will work in a highly collaborative environment primed to adapt to an ever-changing landscape and which places technology solutions at its core.

You will thrive, you will think differently, you will challenge convention and have the freedom to act with integrity, intention and speed; you will be at the forefront of developing capabilities in support of Allstate’s global business model; you will deliver results and you will leave things better than you found them.

Location: Belfast

Job Description

The Business Intelligence Analyst is responsible for delivering business intelligence solutions to enable data-based decision making.  Provide technical analysis, design, and build services while developing a broader & deeper understanding of business operations.

Responsibilities include (but aren’t limited to):

  • Evaluate requirements and advise on technology solution options
  • Provide research, analysis, high-level design and estimates for data transformation and movement from sources to end-user BI solutions.
  • Leverage knowledge of transactional applications to reporting & analytics data stores to model, extract, transform, and load data.
  • Build and modify database tables and semantic layers.
  • Assist in navigation of release mgmt schedule and other enterprise processes to improve speed to market.
  • Review code with Developers and recommend improvements.
  • Liaison between IT and the business translating business requirements to technical resources and translating technical documentation into terminology & language understood by the business.
  • Support Data Governance Processes through Metadata documentation and data quality investigations.
  • Troubleshoot and resolve end-user issues with systems and reporting tools.
  • Advise Developers & Business Analysts on ad hoc queries.
  • Consult during BI tools reviews & provide recommendations.
  • Support in technical conversations with our technology partners outside of team.
  • Train Business Analysts & Developers on technical aspects of BI.

Essential Criteria

  • Must be an EU citizen or possess a current UK Tier 1 Visa or Tier 2 visa and eligible to take up full time, permanent employment. EU candidates must also demonstrate they are eligible to take up UK employment post-Brexit.
  • Minimum of 3+ years’ experience in business intelligence, reporting, data analysis or technology related field.
  • Advanced Business Intelligence Tool skills.
  • Advanced ETL skills with tools such as Informatica.
  • Advanced with SQL and understanding of multi-dimensional and relational database data organization concepts.
  • Strong verbal and written communication, facilitation, and interpersonal skills

Desirable Criteria

  • Bachelor’s degree required
  • Strong customer service orientation that places high value on customer satisfaction
  • Develop & demonstrate increasingly broad business knowledge and organizational awareness
  • Strong interpersonal collaboration and team skills including working with cross-functional teams to achieve shared goals
  • Versatile and willing & able to play a variety of roles beyond Title

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Closing Date:  Friday 20th September 2019

Statement on Fair Employment and Equal Opportunities:

Allstate NI wishes to ensure equal opportunity is given to all job applicants.  This company will not discriminate on the grounds of race, gender (including gender reassignment status), sexual orientation, religious belief, political opinion, marital status, age or disability.

We are an equal opportunities employer. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons. However, as women are currently under-represented in our workforce, we would particularly welcome applications from women. All appointments will be made on merit.

Applicants should note Allstate NI complete AccessNI background checks on all candidates offered a position.