Business Information Systems Analyst at Comcast
Posted in Information Technology 16 days ago.
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Type: Full Time
Location: Plymouth, Michigan
Comcast brings together the best in media and technology. We drive innovation to create the world's best entertainment and online experiences. As a Fortune 50 leader, we set the pace in a variety of innovative and fascinating businesses and create career opportunities across a wide range of locations and disciplines. We are at the forefront of change and move at an amazing pace, thanks to our remarkable people, who bring cutting-edge products and services to life for millions of customers every day. If you share in our passion for teamwork, our vision to revolutionize industries and our goal to lead the future in media and technology, we want you to fast-forward your career at Comcast.
Responsible for formulating and defining systems and objectives through research and an understanding of applicable business systems. Assures the effectiveness, accuracy, and deployment of those systems. Works with moderate guidance in own area of knowledge.
Analyzes business and user needs, documenting requirements and revising existing system logics as necessary.
Prepares detailed functional and technical specifications from which programs will be written.
Conducts studies pertaining to development of new information systems to meet current and projected business needs.
Supports in the preparation of project-phase plans, implementation schedules, and cost benefit estimates.
Supports in the monitoring of implementation progress for compliance with budget and time constraints.
Ensures data quality and integrity across data specific application implementations.
Functions as a liaison between the client, community, and internal IT and/or external software vendors to develop system solutions to processing systems or business problems.
Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance.
Regular, consistent and punctual attendance. Must be able to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) as necessary.
Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Conducts data extraction, audits, and analysis of billing system data.
Provides trending and analysis of product / customer / premise information for other departments including Finance, Marketing, Customer Service, and Technical Operations.
Translates customer reporting requirements into SQL logic, pulling data from various databases, data warehouses (Vantage, Teradata, Oracle, etc.) and flat-file based repositories.
Identifies and implements scalable and fully automatable solutions to various business reporting needs.
Performs root cause analysis and manages error correction projects in support of subscriber reporting and work order accuracy.
Provides IS support on cross functional projects across multiple SQL servers and other data sources.
Maintains web based reporting tools.
Bachelors Degree or Equivalent
Information Sciences, Technology, Computer Science
Generally requires 2-5 years related experience
Microsoft SQL Server 2008 or 2012 configuration, maintenance, and tuning experience
Extensive SQL knowledge including T-SQL programming
Oracle and Teradata experience preferred
MS Office advanced user skill level
Server administration experience a plus
.NET Framework (asp.net, ado.net, vb.net, C#) also a plus
Strong written and interpersonal communication skills, for both technical and non-technical audiences.
Ability to work independently and as part of various and diverse teams.
Ability to document business needs and effectively interface with development organizations.
Must be creative with strong attention to detail accuracy
Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer