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Business Improvement Data Analyst - 90290505 - Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA 19107

Your success is a train ride away.

Amtrak connects businesses and communities across the country and we move Americas workforce toward the future. We employ more than 20,000 diverse, energetic professionals in a variety of career fields throughout the United States. The safety of our passengers, our employees, the public and our operating environment is our priority and the success of our railroad is the result of our employees.

Are you ready to join our team?

SUMMARY OF DUTIES
Members of Amtrak's Business Improvement & Analytics (BIA) team are leaders in formulating and executing business strategies, high-impact strategic projects, and continuous improvement. BIA drives value creation by shaping product & portfolio strategies to fuel competitiveness & growth, and by ensuring excellence and policy compliance in execution of those strategies.
This role supports the creation of business intelligence and exception reporting solutions and assists in data cleansing and integration projects. This position will have the opportunity to research, develop and deliver innovative solutions to functional processes or system issues to drive business improvement.
Works under close supervision of manager and/or team leads.


ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS
Regularly consults with colleagues, team leads, and/or manager to define goals.

Supports department requests through participation in researching, developing, and implementing data-gathering methods

Analyzes and synthesizes low-to-moderately complex, business metrics data.

Manipulates and integrates multiple data sources for reporting

Reports findings and recommends solutions to team lead or manager.

Collaborates with colleagues and management to implement improvements that impact smaller scale initiatives.
With colleagues, interacts with business stakeholders and subject matter experts to understand their business process requirements, analyze, document users needs, and perform GAP Analysis
Searches for innovative ways to create productivities and improve controls

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
Bachelors degree
In lieu of a degree, an equivalent combination of education, training and/or 4+ years relevant experience
Basic understanding of programming and data analysis.
Basic understanding of statistics and databases.
Problem-solving and analytical skills.
Good communication skills (oral and written).
Collaborative mindset.

Comfortable analyzing and manipulating large data sets (including data mining) and reporting findings to internal customers on projects that are considered lower risk or complexity.
Possesses strong analytical and problem-solving skills and ability to succeed under deliverable time commitments.
Familiarity with systems implementations
General knowledge of the basic business functions such as procurement, supply chain, finance, HR, operations, and how they work together
Proficient in using PC-based applications such as Microsoft Excel, Access, Word, and PowerPoint
Proficient presentation skills
Comfortable working in a fast-paced role and is adept at grasping new concepts approaches and systems quickly.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Business Administration, or related field
2+ years of relevant experience
Working knowledge of SAP ECC, SAP Concur Expense Management, Ariba and general project management skills.
Strong expertise in Microsoft excel application
Experience with organizations with multi-functional departments and cross-functional integration points

Requisition ID:55501
Posting Location(s):Pennsylvania
Job Family/Function:Supply Chain & Logistics
Relocation Offered:No
Travel Requirements:Up to 25%

Amtrak employees power our progress through their performance.

We want your work at Amtrak to be more than a job we want it to be a fulfilling experience where you find challenging and rewarding opportunities, respect among colleagues, competitive pay, benefits that protect you and your family, and a high performance culture that recognizes and values your contributions and helps you reach your career goals.

We proudly support and encourage U.S. Veterans to apply for Amtrak job opportunities.

All positions require pre-employment background verification, medical review and pre-employment drug screen. Amtrak is committed to a safe and drug-free workplace and performs pre-employment substance abuse testing. All new hires are required to undergo a hair drug test which detects the presence of illegal drugs for months prior to testing.Marijuana,notwithstanding any statute, ordinance, regulation, or other law that legalizes or decriminalizes the use or possession ofmarijuana, whether for medical, recreational, or other use. Candidates who engage in the usage ofmarijuanawillnotbe qualified for hire.We appreciate your cooperation in keeping Amtrak safe and drug-free.

In accordance with DOT regulations (49 CFR section 40.25), Amtrak is required to obtain prior drug and alcohol testing records for applicants/employees intending to perform safety- sensitive duties for covered Department of Transportation positions. If an applicant/employee refuses to provide written consent for Amtrak to obtain these records, he/she will not permitted to perform safety-sensitive functions.

Note that any education requirement listed above may be deemed satisfied if you have an equivalent combination of education, training and experience.

Amtrak is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and we welcome all to apply. We consider candidates regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability (including blindness), or veteran status.
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Posted: 2021-07-09 Expires: 2021-08-20

Amtrak, the national rail operator, connects America in safer, greener and healthier ways. With 21,000 route miles in 46 states, the District of Columbia and three Canadian provinces, Amtrak operates more than 300 trains each day — at speeds up to 150 mph — to more than 500 destinations. Amtrak is the operator of choice for state-supported corridor services in 17 states and for four commuter rail agencies.

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