Job Description :
Position Title: Data Analyst (Business Intelligence)

Duration: 6-1 year (Extendable)

Location: Kansas City, KS

Position Description

Closely interact with business and provide ad-hoc solution to their data needs
Utilize strong business application knowledge like SAP, Salesforce, legacy rail

management systems to quickly combine datasets in order to produce data

mashups as answers to business related questions

Identify and execute robust and continuous improvement opportunities within the

data management processes in the applicable systems

Maintain strong business stakeholder relationship in business domains such as

Engineering, Transportation, Operations, Sales & Marketing and Finance

Be the information delivery expert responsible for creating adhoc reports,

dashboard and data mining processes as per business needs

Possess deep insight into business process as it relates to system integration and


Possess strong knowledge of source data or data marts along with the ability to

unravel existing reporting logic back to their source systems

Technical & Education Requirements:


Accountable for directly working with the business to assist in all reporting, data extracts and information needs

2 to 5 years of relevant experience (data modelling, data mining); preferably in rail or similar linear asset intensive industry like utility, logistics etc.
Bachelor degree in information systems needed. Someone who has worked in IT but transitioned over to Business-IT is preferred
Minimum of 4-5 years of experience in a combination of the following disciplines:

o ReportingSystems(BusinessObjects, PowerBI, Cognosetc

o DatabaseQuerying(SQL, StoredProcedureetcandDataModelling

o Dashboard/DataVisualizationApplications(Tableau, Qlikview, Domo, Birst

o DataMiningTool(Knime, Rapidmineretc o StrongproficiencywithMicrosoftExcel

2-5 years of related experience in rail industry, inventory and stock management, capital project execution preferred
Advanced analytical and problem solving skills with the ability to understand business and technical functions, process information quickly and assess impacts to data elements.
Possess highly developed interpersonal skills in order to build strong positive business relationships