IT Senior Analyst - Enterprise Analytics

Information Technology ATLANTA, Georgia


Position at NAPA Auto Parts

Position Mission

Partner with team members in the Analytics Center of Excellence (ACE) and the Data & Business Insights department to:

  • Leverage information as an asset by generating insights and delivering solutions that lead to business outcomes connected to key initiatives
  • Serve as a subject matter expert on best practice uses of business intelligence (BI) platforms and enterprise data warehouse (EDW) assets
  • Partner with stakeholders to drive product development, strategic projects, and other delivery commitments
  • Serve as a data evangelist and facilitate the alignment of analytics across the organization

Position Responsibilities

  • Provide regular and ad hoc analyses on the following topics: e-commerce, distribution center operations, store operations, finance, human resources, marketing, national accounts, pricing, product, sales, and supply chain
  • Deliver consultation to the functional areas in the business on best practice uses of data assets and offer recommendations on ways to enhance/enrich their models and frameworks
  • Manage value streams associated with the delivery of ad hoc solutions from end-to-end (requirements, design, development, QA, UAT, deployment, training)
  • Develop fluency in data assets that reside in production resources in the enterprise data warehouse (EDW) and staging resources in the data lake (a.k.a. – operational data store)
  • Work with other analysts in ACE and the department to consolidate and automate reports, ensure consistency of information, and reinforce data integrity
  • Offer insight to the data integrations team, the data governance team, and the operations team
  • Aid ACE in establishing project ROI’s and enhancing the BI roadmap


Ideal Candidate: Experience, Education, and Abilities

  • 5-7 years working in an analyst role, ideally in a complex data environment
  • MBA from an accredited institution (or an advanced degree in Economics, Mathematics, Finance, Marketing Intelligence, or Business Intelligence) or equivalent experience
  • Demonstrated and advanced proficiency with BI tools; preferably Qlik Sense
  • Demonstrated and advanced proficiency with Microsoft Office products (primarily Excel)
  • Demonstrated experience leading cross-functional teams
  • Demonstrated experience presenting solutions to senior executives
  • Demonstrated experience with data governance projects
  • Experience with database systems at an enterprise level; SQL experience a plus
  • Highly self-motivated with a strong work ethic
  • Work is performed in a typical office environment
  • Minimal travel required
  • Other duties as assigned

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