IHG Senior Business Analyst in Atlanta, Georgia
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Do you see yourself as the SeniorBusiness Analyst for the Global Technology team?
Our Americas Corporate office, based in Atlanta,Georgia , is currently seeking a SeniorBusiness Analyst who will be responsible for the following:
• Responsible for
actively resolving technology needs of the business with a focus on eliciting
requirements and performing complex systems and process analysis, design and/or
prototyping and validation.
• Facilitate the
optimization of business performance by ensuring the alignment between business
processes and information technology.
Develop plans and/or recommendations to integrate new and existing
standards, methodologies and/or processes for assigned systems.
Be accountable for successful implementation of projects according
to business requirements and system standards.
Participate in all stages the project lifecycle from discovery,
planning, design, development through testing and deployment; lead support
transition and train the trainer
Develop working relationships with other members of technology
team and business stakeholders
Share knowledge and information through regular communications and
Work at his/her own direction and balance competing priorities and
Demonstrate knowledge of data integration to perform
reconciliation, resolve discrepancies, and verbal and written communication
skills for explaining results to end users.
Salary range: Base plus potential bonus
Bachelor's or Master's
Degree in a relevant field of work or an equivalent combination of education
and work related experience. 8 years’ work experience in business
systems analysis across multiple business processes and/or business unit
experience that includes working closely with IT in the development and
implementation of systems with demonstrated mastery of technical and business
knowledge and understanding of multiple discipline/processes related to the
position. Experience with financial applications and/or ERP systems is
beneficial but not required.
experience in the following:
5 years Custom software application experience
3 Years integrating systems with third-party service vendors
Knowledge of nuances of custom developed systems, how to tie
business systems and processes, as well as ability to understand technical
problems and solutions in relation to current as well as future business
Demonstrated analytical and conceptual skills in developing
efficient and effective solutions to diverse and complex business problems.
Excellent critical thinking skills, the ability to ask probing
questions to understand business objective
Be highly organized and manage project deliverables to timelines.
Must be self-driven to complete work on/ahead of schedule
Strong leadership and communication skills
Advanced MS Excel Skills and SQL
responsibilities (Key Decision Rights):
position has impact on developing recommending and approving processes and
software solutions and creates strategies for implementation and
made by this position can impact the organization fiscally through process
efficiencies, systems integrity and support costs.
position manages and coordinates small to mid-scale initiatives to successful
adhering to internal project template
project phase approvals by project sponsor
adhering to project deliverables
managing project scope changes
managing to project budget and time constraints
This position has significant impact for assigned IT development
projects in identifying technical and application solutions and risk factors.
This position has moderate impact on the company’s ability to
achieve revenue and cost targets as influenced by information technology.
This position also has moderate impact on resource allocation,
project costs, schedule and quality levels for assigned area.
CONTACTS (Key Relationships)
Internal Key Relationships
This position will work
closely with client management (including hotels), development teams, support teams
(including deployment operations, training, and HSS), Central Shared Services
Resources, IT management to discuss projects, provide recommendations on
improvement opportunities and operating and financial performance as well as
resource constraints, issues impacting project progress, technical designs.
External Key Relationships –
Key vendors, and third
party interface providers; as well as professional associations, industry
experts to keep informed
of existing and evolving industry standards
Work is typically
performed in a normal office environment
In return we'll give you a competitive financial and benefits package which can include healthcare and dental coverage, disability and life insurance, and a matched 401(k) program . Hotel discounts worldwide are available as well as the chance to work with a great team of people. Most importantly, we'll give you the room to be yourself.
So what's your passion? Please click "Apply Online" and tell us how you could bring your individual skills to IHG.
IHG is an equal opportunity employer: Minorities / Females / Disabled / Veterans
Job: Executive / Corporate
Requisition ID: R134982