Sr Financial Data Analyst - Military veterans preferred

2020-01-15
Raytheon (www.raytheon.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Plano
Texas
United States

Description:

GBS (Global Business Services) Accounts Payable is seeking a Financial Data Analyst to support the Accounts Payable organization to improve invoice processing efficiencies by managing process improvement projects identified through data analysis. This role will be responsible for the design and development of Business Intelligence by collecting, analyzing and structuring financial data to deliver relevant, reliable information that is meaningful and actionable to improve business decisions.
Must have strong verbal and written communication skills and the ability to communicate complex financial and technical data to all levels of management in a concise clear and accurate manner. In addition, this individual will assist the AP team in managing projects and assist with the day to day operational activities. The ability to be self-sufficient as well as operating in a team environment will be fundamental to success in this role and will help maximize the value to the organization. The Financial Analyst position covers a wide set of requirements, so a successful candidate will need to show flexibility in job abilities and strong communication skills.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide subject matter expertise developing reports and dashboards utilizing Tableau, SQL and/or SAP Lumira
  • Engage stakeholders to collect, analyze, document and get sign-off on project requirements
  • Produce project documents including Solution Definition and Detailed Technical Design Documents
  • Will be the “Go to” person for all data analysis and dashboard creation and maintenance
  • Provide leadership in executing projects and working effectively with stakeholders
  • Collaborate with the Data Integration teams in developing data models to suit BI solutions
  • Willingness to work together with development team and assist in troubleshooting, debugging
  • Serve as consultant to leadership and project owners to identify system involvement, data availability and design reporting solutions for the stated need(s)
  • Look for gaps in existing reporting and proactively design solutions
  • Assist the AP team on day to day operational activities that may include research, issue corrections, and processing of invoices
  • May include leading a team

Required Experience:
  • Experience and solid understanding of data warehousing including data architecture, analysis and design, ETL (Extract, Transform, Load) and Business Intelligence, plus the ability to bridge the gap between end-users and technical professionals
  • Strong experience in creating dashboards utilizing Tableau and SQL Databases
  • Experience working with large data sets (Big Data) conducting complex analytics.
  • Hands on experience managing and leading projects from inception to completion
  • Must have experience working on multiple projects in Tableau and SQL to build dashboards that are visually appealing, informative and provide actionable information
  • Proactively research tools, best practices, and improve skills through self-learning
  • SAP experience and modeling data with SAP Lumira is a plus
  • Experience in financial analysis
  • Proficient in MS Office suite

Required Education and Experience:
  • Bachelor’s Degree required in Computer Science, Business, Finance or related field and 4 or more years of applicable Finance, Accounting , Business Administration and/or Business Intelligence experience

US Citizenship Required:
  • This position requires access to systems/tools that are restricted to individuals who possess US citizenship
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Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.