The Hartford Consultant Business Data Analysis in WINDSOR, Connecticut

Title: Consultant Business Data Analysis

Location: United States-Connecticut-Windsor

Job Number: 1602925

The candidate will be supporting Integration Competency Center organization that is part of the Data Asset Management organization in the Enterprise Data Office (EDO). One role will be in the within the Operational Data Store (ODS) team and the other in the Data Integration Services (DIS) team.

The consultant will play a multi-faceted role, including leading the analysis of systems integration requirements, scoping of efforts for delivery, estimating work, and testing for quality. They will be responsible for defect management for the team and will assist in delivery for a large program. Candidates will be expected to have the ability to handle multiple critical issues and deliver outcomes in an aggressive timeframe.

Candidate should possess strong functional knowledge of various business analysis activities, skilled in performing data analysis, requirement elicitation, facilitation and strong customer interfacing skills with an ability to work on the highest technical complexity projects.

Candidate should have the ability to:

• Act as liaison and consultant between the business and IT stakeholders providing thought leadership.

• Identify best practices and assist with evaluating the performance of the team.

• Organize and synthesize information provided by stakeholders in order to enable the project team to implement a solution that meets those needs and identifies opportunities for improvement.

• Structure and drive working and informational sessions that promote collaboration, synergy, and achieve desired outcomes.

• Clearly give and receive information, requirements and specifications (facts, ideas, perspectives) through verbal and written communication methods.

• Effectively communicate with others and develop healthy, productive work interactions.

• Perform requirements planning, monitoring and end-to-end requirements management.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Consistently and independently follows prescribed framework.
  • Effectively sets expectations relative to own work and remains unbiased and open to alternative opinions and perspectives.
  • Identifies major factors critical to decision making and drives team to most efficient approach to enable and support decisions.
  • Aids team members to help identify issues and improve quality of his/her deliverables. Enables team to learn and utilize different approaches in improving quality, execution and driving improvement opportunities.
  • Able to adapt to new team dynamics. Builds relationship and influence with business, peers and effectively establishes credibility.
  • Effectively resolve conflicts within own area of work.


Qualifications:

  • 1-3 years of experience as an Integration Systems Analyst, with excellent oral and written communication skills desired.
  • Experience with gathering and documenting technical requirements. (Translating Business Requirements to Technical Requirements).
  • Some Development or Testing Background in the SOA space is a must have.
  • Strong Planning and Organization Skills.
  • Experience with writing Test Plans, Test Cases and executing Tests using XML Spy or SOAP.
  • Experience with Estimating and Resourcing of work.
  • Some Agile experience is desirable, including usage of Rally.
  • Strong MS Office tools skills set, such as Excel and Visio.
  • Experience with using defect management tools like ALM.
  • Experience working on large projects would be a plus.
  • Bachelor degree in Computer Science or a related discipline, with an advanced degree preferred, and at least seven years of solid, diverse work experience in IT, or an equivalent combination of duration and work experience.
  • Pursues issue escalation and risk assessment when appropriate.
  • Excellent organizational and time management skills with the ability to adjust to changing priorities in a fast-paced environment.
  • Ability to effectively interact with all levels of the organization (e.g. Entry level through to Senior Management).
  • Ability to provide options and assess solutions, looking at the business holistically and understanding the architectural roadmap.
  • Understanding of current and emerging IT products, services, processes and methodologies.

Behaviors at the Hartford:

· Deliver Outcomes – Demonstrate a bias for speed and execution that serves our shareholders and customers.

· Operate as a Team Player – Work together to drive solutions for the good of The Hartford.

· Build Strong Partnerships – Demonstrate integrity and build trust with others.

· Strive for Excellence – Motivate yourself and others to achieve high standards and continuously improve.

What criteria do we use to Assess, Hire, Develop & Reward our workforce?

Ø Data Analysis- Input, understand, analyze and act on data

Ø Business Owner Mindset- Operate with keen business knowledge, expense, risk & controls driven mindset

Ø Communication- Influence through a consultative approach

Ø Customer Driven- Focus on “Harvest” – (our enterprise continuous improvement effort), innovative problem solving, and efficient local decision making for continuous improvement

Ø Growth & Development- Maximize development of self and others

What Else Can You Tell Me?

The Hartford is committed to the education and growth of our Information Technology Professionals. A number of IT Certifications are available to enhance your career and growth potential. IT Professionals at The Hartford may qualify for a stipend up to $1000 per year for additional certifications

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