IS&T Collaboration and Productivity Business Intelligence Analyst

Sacramento, California, United States
Software and Services

Summary

Posted:
Weekly Hours: 40
Role Number:200139883
Imagine what you could do here. At Apple, new ideas have a way of becoming extraordinary products, services, and customer experiences very quickly. Bring passion and dedication to your job and there's no telling what you could accomplish. The people here at Apple don’t just craft products - they build the kind of wonder that’s revolutionized entire industries. It’s the diversity of those people and their ideas that inspires the innovation that runs through everything we do, from amazing technology to industry-leading environmental efforts. Join Apple, and help us leave the world better than we found it. The Information Systems & Technology (IS&T) team manages key business and technical infrastructure at Apple -- how we take an order online, the experience with technology in our retail stores, how much network capacity we need around the world, the processing of every credit card an iTunes customer uses, and closing the books. IS&T does it all. The C&P team provides services and support for Apple employees and contractors to do their life’s best work. From training a new employee on their second day at Apple, to providing tools to video chat a colleague on the other side of the globe, to getting troubleshooting support so a project manager can get back to work; C&P has a hand in some of the most popular and critical services that allow Apple to create products treasured by millions. We are currently looking for a highly motivated, technically savvy, business intelligence analyst who has excellent analytic and data visualization skills to join our team. This is an extremely fast-paced and highly demanding environment. If you have what it takes, we would like to talk to you.

Key Qualifications

  • Desire and ability to thrive in a fast-paced, highly demanding, dynamic business and information technology environment
  • Ability to maintain composure and focus in stressful situations
  • Customer service orientation
  • High standard for attention to details and 100% accuracy
  • Excellent verbal and written skills
  • Superb time management and multi-tasking skills
  • Ability to meet and exceed goals and objectives with minimal direct supervision and only high-level direction
  • Excellent risk management and information security knowledge, skills, and abilities
  • Basic Linux and Mac OS system administration
  • Unix shells (bash and ksh)
  • SQL
  • Advanced skills with Excel and Tableau
  • Experience working with a variety of data structures and formats
  • In-depth knowledge and skills to use and apply descriptive and inferential statistics including probability, hypothesis testing, estimation, associations, correlation, regression analysis, and forecasting
  • Analytic and business intelligence skills to identify meaningful patterns, analyze them, and then integrate and communicate them via data visualization and reporting techniques
  • Experience with data modeling using R or other similar software
  • Strong data visualization, reporting, and communications skills and abilities
  • Experience with map reduce using Hadoop
  • Familiarity with enterprise information technology
  • Effective communication; up, down and laterally
  • PREFERRED EXPERIENCE AND SKILLS
  • Experience producing reports with Business Objects
  • Experience with Splunk
  • Experience with Oracle
  • Experience with Teradata
  • Experience with R
  • Experience with map reduce using Hadoop or similar software
  • Experience of data center or help desk operations
  • Experience with Adobe Analytics

Description

In this role you will be responsible for business intelligence, data management, analysis, visualization, and communication, business process management, technical documentation, project coordination and management. The business intelligence analyst operates independently and is responsible for coordinating the storage, retrieval, presentation, and analysis of data for the global Collaboration & Productivity organization. The analyst will present data to peers, managers, directors, and vice-presidents; and highlight data patterns that could be useful for making data driven business decisions. IN ADDITION, YOU WILL: Effectively plans and leads projects and tasks to determine data needs, data sources, and data users Develop data requirements document and collaborates with developers and data miners to obtain the required data Validate data quality by filtering data, analyzing and removing errors, and inconsistencies and ensures that the data is accurate and meets the stipulated requirements Analyze data using various methods including: data visualization, basic descriptive statistical measures, statistical dependency (association) and correlation, trend analysis, predictive analytics and modeling Develop data visualizations and reports on the data, trends, probabilities, forecasts, and other business intelligence based on data Skillfully communicate the data, reports, and findings using a number of media including: oral presentations, written reports, charts, and graphs, and web-based, interactive reports and data visualizations Take the initiative to develop and automate regular and ad-hoc reports Research, and if applicable, implements new technologies and methods in the areas of data analysis, data visualization and presentation, data glossaries and libraries

Education & Experience

Additional Requirements

  • Variable but typically Monday-Friday, 8 AM to 5:00 PM
  • Holiday and on-call work required at times