Business Analyst
Job Description

Business Analyst in Market Insight and Data Analysis

On behalf of our client, Procom is actively seeking a Business Analyst in Market Insight and Data Analysis

Business Analyst in Market Insight and Data Analysis Job Details

  • Translate business needs such as strategy formulation and key messaging into data requirements and approach on data analysis to create, support or refine hypothesis
  • Strategically collect targeted internal data from various sources, leveraging relationships and network and including running own database queries in SQL, SAP, Oracle
  • Source external market intelligence data from subscribed data providers and public sources; creatively and independently identify potential sources to collect separate pieces of partial data from various sources into one coherent and targeted set of required data
  • Conduct big data analysis and data mining to draw out insights and simplify complexities into key themes that provide recommendations for the original business needs, including answering key business questions, support or refine hypothesis and key messaging, and showcase data driven insights for new leading edge ideas
  • Organize and communicate key findings into clear, concise, compelling written presentations with the right balance of details depending on target audience including executive leadership
  • Assist team leadership in generating hypothesis and recommendations for strategies to senior leadership audience based on data findings and analysis
  • Perform highly complex and technical analysis, including regression fit, statistics, economic, technology, return on investment, sensitivity, and business cases
  • Maintain and continuously build a repository of key internal and external facts across all topics including technology, competition, customer, media, regulatory, and internal competencies

Business Analyst in Market Insight and Data Analysis Mandatory Skills

  • Broad technology understanding across wireline, wireless and IT categories e.g. 5G, cloud, virtualization, artificial intelligence, cybersecurity, and other verticals in health, home security, agriculture, and customer experience outsourcing
  • Understanding of emerging technologies, in touch with industry trends and latest use cases and monetization of technologies
  • Experience with strategic assessments, including analysis of economics, capabilities, value chains and business models
  • Business and financial acumen, including experience in translating new development in technology into business impact and financial modelling skills to create and validate sound business cases
  • Experience with navigating through complex organizational dynamics to collaborate and gather requirements, data, and deliver targeted intelligence to meet needs and expectations
  • Excellent communication skills, including through compelling storytelling and presentations
  • Naturally highly curious and driven to learn new things, open to new ideas and possibilities
  • Proven ability to excel in fast paced and ambiguous environments by leveraging organizational skills, managing multiple deliverables, setting goals, prioritizing activities and anticipating roadblocks
  • 7 or more years of experience in telecommunication industry or equivalent strategic technology background
  • Bachelors degree in Engineering or Computer Science with Business/Finance accreditations or courses
  • Expertise in G Suite and Microsoft productivity & collaboration tools
  • Proven experience in delivering big data analysis that inform and influence business decisions
    Business consulting experience advising senior leaders
  • MBA or Masters degree in Engineering or Computer Science is desirable

Business Analyst in Market Insight and Data Analysis Assignment Length

6 months

Business Analyst in Market Insight and Data Analysis Assignment Location

Burnaby, BC

Job Requirements


Company Overview

For 35 years, Procom has been pushing the envelope in North American IT staffing solutions. Driven by a senior management team of seasoned recruitment professionals, we have offices in 14 locations in the US and Canada and service all major IT markets.

When we started out in 1978, tech jobs were just being integrated into the workplace. We have been a part of shaping the landscape of IT in Canada ever since, placing IT consultants in major businesses in all sectors, including banking, telecommunications, and retail.

Through all the peaks and valleys of the IT industry, we have consistently done one thing: helping IT professionals discover the next chapter in their career.

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