Information Delivery Consultant

Hartford, Connecticut

Company Information

Solid reputation, passionate people and endless opportunities. That's Travelers. Our superior financial strength and consistent record of strong operating returns mean security for our customers - and opportunities for our employees. You will find Travelers to be full of energy and a workplace in which you truly can make a difference.

Target Openings

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Job Description Summary

The Information Delivery Consultant is a development resource that analyzes data across multiple sources, assembles data for delivery and develops components of Business Intelligence applications. This position works within a project team to deliver innovative solutions and will have intermediate technical skills and working knowledge of data concepts.

Primary Job Duties & Responsibilities

  • Data Refinement:
  • Analyze data sets using data and visualization tools
  • Compile and verify data utilized for periodic scheduled reporting
  • Develop an understanding of all data contained within multiple data marts and source systems
  • Business Discovery:
  • Complete root cause defect analysis of monthly delivery process.
  • Independently translates business requirements into technical requirements for enhancements and info delivery solutions
  • Utilize a rapid prototyping methodology to perform moderate ad-hoc analysis to find solutions to prescribed business inquiries
  • Perform consistent data analysis monitoring to provide prescriptive recommendations regarding data sparsity and quality.
  • Data Visualization:
  • Operationalize and automates well defined simple data products independently.
  • Independently develops and enhances analytic reports, scorecards and dashboards. Provides support for the implementation.
  • Applies data derivations and business transformation rules based on data requirements.
  • Assists in the development of key performance indicators.

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelors Degree in Information Systems, Mathematics, Economics, Finance or other quantitative degrees.
  • 1 year of relevant Business Intelligence & Analytics experience required

Education, Work Experience, & Knowledge

  • Technical Knowledge:
  • Intermediate knowledge of data and visualization tools (examples but not limited to):
  • Visualization Platforms: MicroStrategy, QlikView, Qlik Sense, Power BI, Tableau, D3 Visualizations.
  • Programming languages: SQL, SAS, R, Python, Spark, HiveQL
  • Database Platforms: SQL Server (SSIS, SSRS), Teradata, Hadoop, AWS.
  • MS Office Suite with advanced knowledge of Excel.
  • Experience:
  • 3 years of relevant Business Intelligence & Analytics experience required.

Licensing or Certificates

  • Business Intelligence certification preferred.

Job Specific Technical Skills & Competencies

  • Qlikview development experience for several years supporting Dashboard development.

  • Qlikview design experience especially with four tier architecture.
  • QlikSense experience a plus.
  • Experience with creating SQL for queries to be used in reporting.
    • Relational database experience.
    • Can fine tune queries for performance.
    • Knowledge of data modeling techniques and data relationships.
    • Microsoft SQLServer experience a plus.
  • Knowledge of other data formats including:
    • Excel
    • Sharepoint
    • Txt files
    • XML
  • Knowledge of Agile practices.
    • Writing User Stories and Features.
    • Planning Iterations and Releases.
    • Scrum and Kanban principles.
    • Previous experience with Rally a plus.
  • Good communication skills both verbal and written.
  • Ability to communicate and provide direction to remote Off Shore teams.
  • Works well within remote teams an.
  • Experience working with end users and developing requirements.
  • Communication Skills:
  • Ability to communicate thoughts/designs/ideas in an unambiguous manner and adjusts communication based on audience.
  • Exhibits active and effective communication skills with team members - including active listening and effective written and verbal communication skills.
  • Effectively contributes and communicates with the immediate team.
  • Problem Solving & Decision Making:
  • Able to recognize and analyze business and data issues of intermediate complexity with minimal supervision.
  • Recognize when escalation is necessary.
  • Able to leverage previous experience to consider a variety of alternatives to arrive at a timely, practical, and effective solution to resolve business problems.
  • Relationship Management:
  • Ability to foster relationships with peers to achieve objectives.
  • Practices objectivity and openness to others' views.
  • Able to recognize and support team priorities.
  • Planning and Project Management:
  • Ability to manage time and competing priorities
  • Provides manager with accurate and timely status information.
  • Able to effectively evaluate and estimate routine tasks with clear precedent.

Environmental / Work Schedules / Other

  • Requires extended periods of computer use.
  • Requires extended periods of sitting.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Travelers is an equal opportunity employer.

About Travelers

The Travelers Companies, Inc. (NYSE: TRV) is a leading property casualty insurer selling primarily through independent agents and brokers. The company's diverse business lines offer its global customers a wide range of coverage in the auto, home and business settings. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, Travelers has more than 30,000 employees and generated revenues of approximately $25 billion in 2010.