Responsible for working with functional teams to collect requirements, data and develop models to determine the trends utilizing a variety of data sources. Manages the data imports, data quality, transformation, or manipulation of data with the purpose of understanding or making conclusions from the data for decision making purposes and documentation of data lineage. Investigates and evaluates new data access requirements for all West data consumers. Approves and audits access to both SQL and NDW platforms. Introduces new technologies and systems to support new and changing business requirements. Develops processes and procedures to drive department efficiencies and self-service solutions to data consumers. Responsible for budgeting, forecasting and managing the operating expenses for the Data Solutions team.
Employees at all levels are expected to:
Understand our Operating Principles; make them the guidelines for how you do your job
Own the customer experience - think and act in ways that put our customers first, give them seamless digital options at every touchpoint, and make them promoters of our products and services
Know your stuff - be enthusiastic learners, users and advocates of our game-changing technology, products and services, especially our digital tools and experiences
Win as a team - make big things happen by working together and being open to new ideas
Be an active part of the Net Promoter System - a way of working that brings more employee and customer feedback into the company - by joining huddles, making call backs and helping us elevate opportunities to do better for our customers
Drive results and growth
Respect and promote inclusion and diversity
Do what's right for each other, our customers, investors and our communities
Oversee the creation, development, governance and change management of source of truth Performance Mart
Ensure training and support is provided for Performance Management products
Lead and develop team analysts in day to day work and long-term projects and career
Communicate extensively and constantly with the business to understand needs and ensure products are meeting them
Partner with division and national data teams to ensure compliance with all data policies and alignment on implementation
Monitors the development and implementation of new data requirements within our enterprise data warehousing platform (West-only data ingestions). Works with end users to develop specifications.
Works with our HQ partners to ensure West consumers have all relevant data for their application development, reporting, and analytical needs.
Decides or recommends feasibility of development projects. Evaluates capacity to implement in-house or use vendors. Assigns approved projects to Business and/or Data Analysts.
Ensures platform and processes are fully documented and published for users' review.
Develops business requirements, assesses current reporting capabilities, and makes recommendations for improvement.
Creates actionable insight and understanding, through the analysis of both quantitative and qualitative data, building recommendations that directly address business objectives.
Plans, develops, and implements data engineering and analytics solutions and technologies, and ensures that sound methodologies are employed. Provides the Company with solid, effective, and efficient systems that are supportable.
Evaluates all major system modifications and development requests to determine potential benefits and impact on business and information system operations.
Understands the needs of non-technical internal application users, and maintains strong support relationships with managers, leads, and end- users community in all business areas.
Identifies possible conflicts with the strategy and recommends cost- effective alternatives.
Conducts full analyses of changes impacting customers and operations and ensures impacts are accurately integrated into forecasts.
Carries out post-event analyses to validate forecast assumptions and identifies all additional factors associated with changes.
Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance.
Regular, consistent and punctual attendance. Must be able to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) as necessary.
Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent
Generally, requires 5-7 years' related experience
Experience with SQL Server and writing complex queries is required
Experience with Teradata in a data modeling capacity is required
Experience with Cognos in a data modeling capacity is preferred
Solid understanding of dimensional modeling techniques
Experience with managing projects is required
Excellent communications skills with all levels of the organization
People leadership experience is strongly preferred
Working knowledge of SSIS and/or Informatica
Working knowledge of Tableau
Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer