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Acuity Brands is the North American market leader and one of the world's leading providers of innovative lighting systems. Our LED lights are computing, sensing, network connected platforms, and everywhere there are people, there are lights.  We are driving the industry's transformation to smart lighting; redefining how people live, work, and play.

 

ABOUT THE ROLE

The Acuity Brands Lighting Business Intelligence team is looking for a Business Analyst. This candidate will interface with key stakeholders and apply their technical and analytical proficiency across different stages of the Agile/Scrum development process.  The candidate should take ownership of challenges and be able to suggest innovative solutions and ideas to leverage BI and Analytics technologies to provide business solutions in a highly dynamic, fast paced and rewarding environment. 

 

JOB SKILLS 

 

Required skills:

  • 2 years' experience working with reporting (financial analyst, business analyst, systems analyst) with a desire to get into BI
  • Business acumen in one or more functions… (finance, supply chain, sales, manufacturing)
  • Strong analysis skills & experience presenting analysis and results to diverse audiences
  • Experience of coordinating analysis across departments / business units
  • Customer focus – Ability to interact with departmental analysts to senior management
  • Passion for learning new technologies and eagerness to collaborate with other analysts

 

Desirable:

  • Experience with visualization tools such as Power BI, Tableau, etc
  • Data extract experience in T-SQL
  • Experience in defining user stories, associated wireframes, and developing prototypes
  • Experience in data modeling for analysis

 

OTHER SKILLS AND EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATIONS

 

Essential:

  • BSc (or Degree equivalent), preferably in Information Technology and/or Finance
  • Very attentive to detail, inquisitive and naturally curious
  • Must be proactive, self-directed, and organized
  • Team player focused on winning together

 

PRINCIPAL DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Develop and maintains Power BI reporting across business functions 
  • Develop test cases and execute to validate data quality
  • Understand business problems, analyses and summarize large and diverse sources of data into meaningful and insightful presentations
  • Interprets business requests, finds and collects data and develops reports
  • Assists/develops ad-hoc reporting requests
  • Participate on strategic projects to collect requirements and translate into build storyboards, build visuals, and validate data for iterative deployment with business users
  • Teamwork on peer designs and data architectural reviews
  • Train analysts on new features and functions of Power BI

 

WHAT’S IN IT FOR YOU

  • The chance to work on meaningful projects that drive company performance
  • 4-Day work week (4-10, also 5-8 available, if preferred – we are flexible)
  • Casual dress code
  • Creative and collaborative environment
  • Company paid sports leagues and wellness program
  • On-site game room (ping-pong, pool table, and Xbox)

 

 And of course:

  • Health, Dental, Vision, Life, AD&D, 401K, HSA Accounts, Stock Purchase Plans
  • and more!

 

 

We invite you to apply today to join us as We Light the Way to a Brilliant, Productive, and Connected World!

 

Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

 

We endeavor to make this site accessible to any and all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the application process, please contact (770) 922-9000.

Any unsolicited resumes sent to Acuity Brands from a third party, such as an Agency recruiter, including unsolicited resumes sent to an Acuity Brands mailing address, fax machine or email address, directly to Acuity Brands employees, or to Acuity Brands resume database will be considered Acuity Brands property. Acuity Brands will NOT pay a fee for any placement resulting from the receipt of an unsolicited resume.

Acuity Brands will consider any candidate for whom an Agency has submitted an unsolicited resume to have been referred by the Agency free of any charges or fees. This includes any Agency that is an approved/engaged vendor, but does not have the appropriate approvals to be engaged on a search.

Req ID:  532


Nearest Major Market: Atlanta

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