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IT Data Analyst

Company: Talascend Llc
Location: Newark
Posted on: May 11, 2024

Job Description:

Talascend is currently seeking an IT Data Analyst for a remote contract opportunity located in Newark, NJ.DURATION: 6 months with possible extensionLOCATION: Newark, NJ (Local Candidate WFH); Occasional On-SiteNOTE: W2 Assignment; US Citizenship or Perm Residency RequiredOVERVIEW:Are you interested in improving and shaping the delivery of IT projects? Were seeking an IT Data Analyst who is motivated by variety, is seeking a challenging environment for professional growth, and is interested in supporting large information technology projects for one of our clients, who is one of the top 10 largest electric companies in the U.S., headquartered in Newark, NJ.The IT Data Analyst will provide technical application support for our utility client and will be required to coordinate system requirements with technical resources, project managers, and customers at various levels. The role manages data and finding insight that can be used by the IT Project Management Office Operations Manager that can then improve projects and how they function.Location: This a Remote work from home (WFH) position located in Newark, NJ. The qualified candidate must be local to the area and be able to go into the office periodically when needed.PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES:Preparing data and reports for project managers, the PMO team, project stakeholders, and the C-suite, with an understanding of the different needs of each.Gathering data outputs from projects and producing reports and forecasts about past and future project performance.Review and monitor all IT project performance and perform regular process compliance checks and prepare reports for same.Manage and recommend required improvements to all project methodologies.Draft new and improving existing project management office policies and processes.Working with IT Project Management Office teams to ensure practices are well communicated and understood.Facilitating meetings and presenting reports, analysis, or findings.Documenting and effectively communicating the results of your efforts.Validating solutions meet business needs and requirements.Develop a thorough understanding of business processes, best practices, and available supporting technology and documentation.POSITION REQUIREMENTS:Bachelor's degree in related field. Additional years of experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.3+ years of experience as a Data Analyst.Ability to explain technical solutions, practices, and procedures to technical resources, project managers, and customers at various levels through excellent written and oral communication skills.Working knowledge of PMO processes/portfolio management processes is a must.Self-driven and have demonstrated the ability to work independently with minimum guidance.Demonstrated multitasking ability, problem solving skills, and a consistent record of on-time delivery and customer service.Excellent organizational and communication skills.Expertise in Excel.Strong PowerPoint Presentation skills.DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS:Utilities experience#ind123#linkWe thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those qualified individuals who closely meet the qualifications of the position will be contacted. The details of the position are only a summary, other duties may be assigned as necessary.Background Check and Drug Screen may be required.Talascend is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, or veteran Jobble

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