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Senior Business Data Analyst

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Weston - Florida - USA


Information Technology

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Description & Requirements


The primary mission of this Senior Data Analyst role is to support our Cloud and Development team in their transformation to become a data driven organization. This position sits within the Office of the CTO, responsible for data stewardship and reporting for the CTO’s organization. The Data Analyst will analyze data, design, and build pipelines and visually appealing dashboards, serving as a subject matter expert for the Cloud and Development organization and drive decision making.

This role requires talent and passion for collaboration and will be working with skilled Data Analysts, Business Analysts and Business Leaders in creating high-quality deliverables for customers and the organization in the data domain. Skills essential to this role are strong analysis, organization, written and verbal communication, ability to grasp new domains quickly and a disciplined approach to the processes specific to UKG.

This is a senior level position and the individual is expected to be capable of operating largely independently, providing analytical guidance and support for the less experienced members of the team.

• You will focus on the analyzing data for the Cloud and Development organizations.
• You will have to manage competing priorities and stakeholder needs. The ability to prioritize work will be critical to your success in this role.
• You are a mix of analytical, technical, and operational, but above all, a team player.
• You will collect, sanitize, analyze, and synthesize data; apply critical thinking & communications skills to make actionable recommendations; and drive those recommendations to execution.
• You are a clear, confident communicator who loves taking a complicated problem, decomposing it, solving it, and getting stakeholder buy-in on the solution.

** Please note that while this role can be a virtual one from anywhere in the US, it is preferred that this person be commutable to our Weston FL office and able to work part time on-site. **

Primary/Essential Duties and Key Responsibilities:
• Develop a rigorous and detailed understanding of the Cloud and Development businesses across multiple dimensions to understand and anticipate stakeholder needs.
• Serve as a subject matter expert on Cloud and Development data, initiatives, and priorities.
• Identify and triage key questions, issues, and roadblocks for our data initiatives using your business acumen and experience.
• Develop visualizations, notifications and/or alerts to drive business action, and ensure results of those actions can be measured and monitored.
• Drive data quality by validating data & metrics calculations, surfacing quality issues, documenting metadata, and remediating data quality issues
• Participate in regular code reviews, promoting engineering best practices, including reuse and testing.
• Query and transform data from multiple data sets and integrate potentially large volumes of data from a variety of sources.
• Gathers data, performs analysis, operationalizes new datasets into our pipeline, troubleshoots errors, continuously improves our processes, removes technical debt, and redesigns datasets and systems as needed.


Required Qualifications:
• Degree in STEM or an analytical field, or equivalent practical experience, to include 3+ years of relevant experience.
• Advanced Excel and SQL abilities and proven skills with data visualization tools.
• Work experience on a data team with demonstrated cross-functional and collaborative experience, and a track record of leveraging data for business impact.
• Proven work history of designing and implementing processes, data systems, creating visually appealing dashboards, improving business metrics in a resource-constrained environment.
• Experience cleansing and integrating data from disparate data sources.
• Experience presenting to and influencing leadership on business decisions based on insights gleaned from analytics.

Preferred Qualifications:
• Working knowledge of Python.
• 5+ years providing business insights using data and analytics.
• MBA or equivalent experience.
• Ability to deep dive into data, identify opportunities for value creation through data, and design creative and sustainable data solutions.
• Polished communication skills and comfort and experience working with stakeholders at all levels including senior leadership.
• Ability to learn business processes quickly and identify inefficiencies through analysis.
• A self-starter with the ability to quickly respond to problems independently and consider all stakeholder needs.
• Strong stakeholder manager skills are desirable as well as experience with people analytics and data.

Corporate overview

Here at UKG, Our Purpose Is People. UKG combines the strength and innovation of Ultimate Software and Kronos, uniting two award-winning, employee-centered cultures. Our employees are an extraordinary group of talented, energetic, and innovative people who care about more than just work. We strive to create a culture of belonging and an employee experience that empowers our people. UKG has more than 13,000 employees around the globe and is known for its inclusive workplace culture. Ready to be inspired? Learn more at

EEO Statement

Equal Opportunity Employer

Ultimate Kronos Group is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and is committed to maintaining a diverse and inclusive work environment. All qualified applicants will receive considerations for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, marital status, familial status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, genetic information, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, veteran status, and any other legally protected status under federal, state, or local anti-discrimination laws. 

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Disability Accommodation

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