What you’ll be doing...

You’ll be managing a Business Analytics Center of Excellence (BACOE) reporting team tasked with developing KPI and metrics dashboards and driving self-service of data analytics to our Business leaders and managers. With your analytical, data visualization, and technical reporting expertise, you will optimize the delivery of daily metrics and KPIs to enable insights for business growth. You’ll lead a technical team of analysts and developers and mentor them on reporting architecture and development in the areas of SQL, Tableau, SSRS, ThoughtSpot and similar tools. Your initial assignment will be focused on Wireless metrics for Verizon Business Group (VBG) and your objectives will include the following:

  • Lead reporting development and be the face of the BACOE/Single Source of Truth to its stakeholders from Finance and the Business Units
  • Drive the adoption of newer tools whilst developing an understanding of how users use the reporting data so as to maximize value from these tools
  • Ensure integrity and availability of Global Enterprise and Public Sector Wireless reporting and dashboards
  • Support and automate wireless reporting for government contracts
  • Automate existing forecast/outlook models and forecasts using R/Python
  • Streamline / eliminate low value and duplicative deliverables. Eliminate legacy reports (Excel and SSRS) by migrating to newer technologies
  • Managing a technical team with different levels of experience to carry out the analysis, reporting, and visualization
  • Presenting complex concepts and results to multiple stakeholders and have the ability to do hands-on work as needed
  • Build strong collaborative relationships with other BACOE partners
  • Prioritize project activities and coordinate resources to focus on higher value outcomes
  • Develop the Business Intelligence function, talent, and capabilities

What we’re looking for...

You are able to understand how our stakeholders use the data and reports to drive their business performance. You can quickly identify what they really need and help them eliminate wasteful data processing activities to ensure that the information that they really need is available at their fingertips. You make connections between data derived from different sources and synthesize it into one complete reporting view. You know that different team members and stakeholders have different needs and you flex your style and approach to be most effective. You’re the type of person that takes pride in seeing those that you mentor develop, mature and succeed. People trust you and come to you for advice and counsel. You thrive in a fast-paced environment with multiple highly visible projects with lots of competing priorities.

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience
  • Data management, architecture, analysis and visualization experience
  • Experience with development in Teradata SQL and BI tools such as Tableau, ThoughtSpot and Qlik
  • Experience with development in older reporting tools such as Microsoft Excel and SSRS
  • Experience analyzing data, preparing reports, and presenting findings and proposals to senior-level executives
  • Team or vendor management experience

Even better if you have:

  • Master’s degree.
  • Knowledge of Verizon data warehouse tables, schemas and underlying business logic (preferably Wireless)
  • Demonstrated ability to synthesize information from a variety of sources and translate into effective and actionable information
  • Ability to manage numerous activities with effective delegation, leveraging team skills, prioritize and maintain work productivity
  • Strong logic, quantitative and analytical skills; deductive reasoning and problem solving skills.
  • Experience in all Microsoft Office applications and advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel including VBA
  • Created reports, dashboards, and presentations to highlight key metrics to stakeholders in different functions and levels
  • Managed multiple complex high-visibility projects with multiple stakeholders
  • Technical experience in predictive tools such as Python, R
  • Trained and mentored IT partners and business users on analytic platforms and best practices
  • Knowledge with consumer, financial services, or technology sector
  • Willingness to travel.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

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