Business Analyst- Fully Remote!

at The Jackson Laboratory in Bar Harbor, Maine, United States

Job Description

Job Summary:
The Business Analyst position is responsible for understanding all JAX Mice and Clinical Research Services data, systems, and business processes with the goal of assisting or taking the lead on reporting, data governance, and/or tool development that enables increased analytical insight that is in line with the operational and financial goals of JAX Mice and Clinical Research Services. This includes proactively identifying, analyzing, and initiating programs to increase the financial and operational performance of JAX Mice and Clinical Research Services. This position requires the ability to interact with and influence stakeholders across multiple functional groups and multiple levels of leadership.

Key Responsibilities & Essential Functions:
Designs, builds, maintains, and drives action from report and tool building
Key owner of dashboard tool that houses and maintains reporting metrics for JMCRS. Maintains central repository of all key reports and reporting tools.
Identifies key metrics to track and ensure accuracy and reliability of supporting data.
Develops and maintains reports and tools that supports JAX Mice and Clinical Research Services.
Works to continually analyze the effectiveness of JAX Mice and Clinical Research Services teams and initiates creative solutions to address complex business challenges.
Develops, maintains, and drives action from analyses to measure the trends, efficiencies, and effectiveness of resource allocation and utilization for JAX Mice and Clinical Research Services.
Works closely with all interested parties to develop reports and tools that considers all upstream and downstream processes and data while maintaining effectiveness and timely delivery of reports and tools.
Provide analytical support to all JMCRS data governance activities
Extract and analyze data to help Business Partners understand and correct current data governance issues.
Explore data to help identify future data governance issues.
Participate in the planning for new data, tools, or systems with the goal to increase the interrelationship of all data.
Build reports and tools that help folks understand the state of governed data with the goal to maintain clean and stable data.
Provide tools to increase access to governed data
Provide support in developing new or improving current business processes identifies key data and metrics or gaps in data that are related to understanding the effectiveness or efficiency of new or current business processes.

Other Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Bachelor's degree
3 or more year's work experience in business analysis or equivalent
Excellent initiative and organizational skills to prioritize complex tasks, projects, and workflow, and use independent judgment to make decisions regarding operations and deadlines
Ability to effectively persuade and influence the thinking of stakeholders across multiple functional groups and multiple levels of leadership through social and verbal interactions and presence.
Demonstrated ability to be a positive team player across diverse internal and external organizations
Excellent skills with at least one business intelligence or data visualization software tool such as PowerBI, Tableau, Qlikview, SAP, R, etc. Programming experience (SQL, R, Python, M, etc.) preferable.
Ability to travel

About JAX:
The Jackson Laboratory (JAX) is an independent, nonprofit biomedical research institution with more than 2,400 employees. Headquartered in Bar Harbor, Maine, it has a National Cancer Institute-designated Cancer Center in Augusta, Maine, a genomic medicine institute in Farmington, Connecticut, and facilities in Ellsworth, Maine, Sacramento, California, and Shanghai, China. Its mission is to discover precise genomic solutions for disease and empower the global biomedical community in the shared quest to improve human health.
JAX employees work in a collaborative, value-driven, and team-based environment where the focus is on advancing science and improving patients' lives. Researchers apply genetics to increase the understanding of human disease and advance treatments and cures for cancer, neurological and immune disorders, diabetes, aging, and heart disease. JAX was voted among the top 15 "Best Places to Work in Academia" in the United States in a poll conducted by The Scientist magazine!

EEO Statement:
The Jackson Laboratory provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment in all job classifications without regard to race, color, religion, age, mental disability, physical disability, medical condition, gender, sexual orientation, genetic information, ancestry, marital status, national origin, veteran status, and other classifications protected... For full info follow application link.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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Job Posting: 775682

Posted On: Jun 28, 2022

Updated On: Aug 10, 2022