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Lead Data & Business Intelligence Associate in Cleveland, OH at KeyBank

Date Posted: 1/4/2021

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    100 Public Square
    Cleveland, OH
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Job Description

This position is part of an elite team of data SMEs within Enterprise Business Analytics that ensures the delivery of critical data for reporting, analytics & modeling used to enable faster decision-making and better understanding of KeyBank clients. The team responsibilities include:
  • Making it easy for analytic, modeling & reporting team to find, use and understand data assets
  • Packaging data assets for consumption
  • Gaining agreement on data business rules & definitions
  • Preparing for and managing changes in the data landscape
  • Data architecture guidance in the consumption layer
Under some supervision, the Lead Data & Business Intelligence Associate is primarily responsible for the sourcing, manipulation, preparation, and validation of data for consumption – which may be in the form of production reports or as analytical data sets to answer questions or to perform predictive analysis. The Lead Data & Business Intelligence Associate uses queries and data mining to produce reports involving moderately complex descriptive analysis that provide answers to questions such as “How do I measure?” and “What happened?” Through reoccurring reporting and analysis of more complex data, the Lead Data & Business Intelligence Associate will develop and maintain reports for various business partners using data from multiple sources. Success criteria include: leveraging business acumen and anticipation of business partner needs to generate own work / analyses; developing a “client ready” work product; and collaboration with the team, technology partners, and business partners to provide datasets, reports, and business intelligence solutions.
  • Serve as data Subject Matter Expert
  • Research data issues
  • Conduct data validation
  • Gather business data needs
    • Understand business stakeholder needs: analytic use cases, business metrics
    • Elicit requirements and create requirement documents
  • Analyze data needs
    • Triage and assess data defects
    • Triage and assess data user concerns/issues/questions
  • Create Solution documentation
    • Document process flows and standard work instructions
    • Prepare business proposals and presentations
    • Recommend solutions and present findings to stakeholders
  • Assist in training plan development and creation of training material content
  • Source data for reports based on understanding of business partners garnered by proactive communication and asking the right questions
  • Support automation and standardization of reports for production
  • Help translate data into consumable reports / business intelligence solutions and answer the “why” question
  • Develop “client ready” work product
  • May guide or monitor the work of others
  • Bachelor’s degree (or its equivalent) in Data Analytics, Business Management, Finance, Economics, Engineering, Computer Science, Management Information Systems, or Statistics (or other related field) and at least 2 years of relevant experience; 1 with Master’s or PhD
  • Proficient in:
    • Microsoft Excel/PPT
    • Data integration
    • Database query writing/coding with ability to perform queries of large datasets
  • Knowledge or Skill in:
    • Project management
    • Source systems
  • Building knowledge / experience with analytical programming languages
  • Learn the process of consuming data from the data supply chain


KeyCorp is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer committed to engaging a diverse workforce and sustaining an inclusive culture. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.


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