Principal Business Analyst in Cambridge, MA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 6/15/2020

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    Cambridge, MA
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Job Description

Are you a highly skilled Business Analyst interested in making an immediate and lasting impact?

If so, we may have the ideal role for you with our client in Cambridge.

In this role, you will analyze IT budgets, tools, and processes to recommend and drive improvement opportunities.

Due to client requirement, applicants must be willing and able to work on a w2 basis. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Principal Business Analyst:
  • Quickly develop an in-depth understanding of IT financial and PPM processes
  • Analyze and document project goals, scope, and anticipated outcomes
  • Define process roadmap, governance, performance metrics, and any issues
  • Execute on process roadmap and manage cross-process dependencies
  • Collect and summarize information to support IT leadership decision making
  • Continually seek out and act on opportunities to simplify and improves processes
Requirements of the Principal Business Analyst:
  • Expertise in Excel: excellent data collection skills to inform data-driven decisions
  • Extensive experience with IT Financial Management tools and PPM tools (Planview)
  • Extensive experience Oracle Hyperion (EPM)
  • Ability to identify root causes and devise solutions
  • Excellent strategic thinking skills for clear future-forward organizational vision
  • Strong Agile experience and orientation 
  • Ability to influence team members
  • Power BI experience strongly desired
Keywords: Principal Business Analyst, BA, PPM, Power BI, Excel, Business Process Improvement

Job ID: 337656

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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