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Data Analyst

Knight Transportation

Phoenix, AZ

Knight Transportation
Phoenix, AZ
30+ days ago


Primary Purpose:
Responsible for gathering business requirements, assessing reporting requests, developing the most effective solution with team members and validating the final product prior to production release

Essential Functions:
-Develop complex solutions and provide consultation on the implementation of Business Intelligence (BI) solutions; utilize strong analytical skills to provide real solutions for both technical and business related issues associated with the implementation of business intelligence applications. Work with all levels of leadership to identify and specify complex business requirements and processes
-Formulate logical statements of business requirements, research and evaluate alternative solutions and recommend the most efficient and cost effective solution for system design
-Receive report requests; provide support though gathering and evaluating appropriate data. Identify inconsistencies and/or anomalies; recommend existing or new solutions. Troubleshoot and fix complex issues with existing reports
-Provide technical support and leadership on Knight reporting and analytical tools. Develop business intelligence tools and analytic applications to enable end users access and the ability to analyze data in the data warehouse and multidimensional data marts
-Perform project management functions; document and communicate process flows for project data and provide it to the warehouse team
-Assist in establishing best practices and standard operating procedures for the BI team. Ensure information needs and business rules are in compliance with enterprise and team policies and standards
-Maintain a positive work atmosphere by acting and communicating in a manner which facilitates the success of business operations in order to meet company demands and expectations
-Perform other duties and projects as assigned by leadership 

Education/Experience Required:

-Bachelor's or equivalent combination of education and/or experience required
-Previous experience in Finance and/or Accounting and/or Operations required
-Previous experience using relational databases Previous experience in project lifecycle design 
-Transportation industry experience preferred.Must be knowledgeable of relational databases (DB2/400, SQL Server 2008 or later) and ETL technologies
-Must be familiar with reporting / OLAP tools such as Power BI and Tableau, Reporting Services and Analysis Services.

About the Company

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Knight Transportation

Knight Transportation is a provider of multiple truckload transportation services, which involve the movement of full trailer or container loads of freight from origin to destination for a single customer. We use our nationwide network of service centers, one of the country’s largest company-owned tractor fleets, as well as access to the fleets of thousands of third-party equipment providers, to provide truckload capacity and a broad range of solutions to truckload shippers. Our services include dry van truckload, temperature-controlled truckload, and dedicated truckload services, drayage services between ocean ports or rail ramps and shipping docks, rail intermodal services, and truckload freight brokerage services. As a result of the expanse of our network we are able to transport, or arrange for the transportation of, general commodities for customers throughout the United States and parts of Canada and Mexico.
2,500 to 4,999 employees
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