8 hours
2018-07-192018-08-18

Sr. Analyst, Item Data Quality (117218)

Home Depot, Inc.
Atlanta, GA
  • Job Code
    304776
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Sr. Analyst, Item Data Quality (117218)

GA - Atlanta

  • Date Posted: Jul 19, 2018
  • Company: The Home Depot
  • Travel: 0-10%
  • Functional Area: E-Commerce
  • Position Type: Full-Time
  • Relocation Provided: No




Position Description:
Position Purpose:

At HomeDepot.com, our award-winning e-Commerce team is blazing a trail of retail shopping innovation by leveraging cutting-edge technology with our 2,200+ store locations and a relentless focus on customer service. We have been named one of the world's most innovative companies and we are on a mission to provide the best interconnected shopping experience to our consumers. To do so, we need more dreamers, innovators and big thinkers passionate about re-imagining the future of retail. Interested in making history with us? If so, apply today to experience what it’s like to be a part of our HomeDepot.com team. Who knows? Your next big idea may just change the future of retail!

The Senior Business Analyst contributes as a primary stakeholder in The Home Depot’s ecommerce initiative to drive online revenue and traffic growth through data quality improvements and works with innovative tools to generate consistent, accurate information. The candidate will work proactively with the Merchandising, Digital Content, and SEO teams to monitor and sanitize the quality of item data in the system and generate ideas for exploratory analysis to shape future projects. The candidate will also provide thought leadership with alternatives and solutions that most closely align with the specific timetables, objectives and business issues at hand.


Major Tasks, Responsibilities, and Key Accountabilities:
  • Represents the Merchandising function in business process evaluation, procedural development, systems requirements definition and systems functional design.
  • Project/Initiative Management--Partners with senior and department management and cross-functional teams in determining and defining business need/requirements; project plans, risk assessments, communication, implementation, training and change management
  • Manages the business and project team expectations including addressing project issues, changes; May directly supervise staff members in the development, implementation and support of applications and business processes to meet the client's business requirements.
  • Driving the requirements gathering efforts for a project (either development or implementation), including managing the expectations of the project manager, the stakeholders, the project team and executive management.
  • Proposing alternatives and solutions to requirements management for each project that most closely aligns with the specific timetables, objectives and business issues at hand.
  • Consulting with cross-functional managers, project managers, management and customers to ensure that all projects undertaken adequately address requirement related issues. Understanding the business case behind all projects, including the motivating factors for all stakeholders. Working with the Business Manager to analyze all potential opportunities to enhance, improve and refine the requirements gathering processes.
  • Establishes and reports on metrics of assigned projects to gauge business value (ROI).; Audits and evaluates implemented projects (systems/processes, for example) to support continuous improvement opportunities.

Nature and Scope:
  • Typically reports to Program Manager, Enterprise Item Data
  • No direct reports

Environment:
  • Located in a comfortable indoor area. Any unpleasant conditions would be infrequent and not objectionable.
Travel:
  • Typically requires overnight travel 0% to 10% of the time.


ESSENTIAL SKILLS:
Minimum Qualifications:

  • Must be eighteen years of age or older.
  • Must be legally permitted to work in the United States.

Education Required:
  • The knowledge, skills and abilities typically acquired through the completion of a bachelor's degree program or equivalent degree in a field of study related to the job.

Years of Relevant Work Experience:
3 years

Physical Requirements:

  • Most of the time is spent sitting in a comfortable position and there is frequent opportunity to move about. On rare occasions there may be a need to move or lift light articles.
Additional Qualifications:
  • Minimum of 3 years project management, consulting experience preferably in a retail environment. At least 2 years of experience managing retail/merchandinsing process improvement projects. Cross functional project management experience within The Home Depot.
Preferred Qualifications:

  • Major in MIS/ Business Analytics
  • Retail / Merchandising experience
  • Experience with large-scale data analysis and a demonstrated ability to identify key insights from data to solve business problems
  • Experience in machine learning techniques and artificial intelligence concepts

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies:
  • Proficient in business process evaluation and procedure development; Demonstrates a thorough knowledge of all tools, processes, methodologies and standards for requirements gathering, documentation and analysis.
  • Previous experience supervising professionals
  • Experience or in-depth knowledge of retail merchandising and/or logistics; possesses cross functional retail knowledge.
  • Strong communication, analytical, organizational, leadership and teamwork skills; Demonstrated experience in process improvement and/or SDLC and project management methodology
  • PC proficiency, including knowledge of worksheet, word processing, project management and presentation applications


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

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