Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Delta Air Lines is seeking a Business Analyst to work in the Revenue Management and Optimization group, and will be responsible to document requirements for software development and enhancement to create optimization models that support decision support systems. This position requires working closely with Operations research analysts and business area who apply mathematical and statistical models and techniques to solve complex problems in the airline industry. YOUR RESPONSIBILITIES IN THIS ROLE Understand, document and prioritize high level business requirements Convert high level business requirements into executable, detailed user stories to enable development Create visual models (wireframes, Business Process Models) Analyze data sets to identify reported issues and pursue solutions Become and remain knowledgeable on key business processes and systems and how they operate\/integrate Manage the relationship between IT and key stakeholders and management teams, meeting on a regular basis and identifying all business initiatives and future projects Proactively identify opportunities to leverage technical solutions and emerging technologies to facilitate business solutions Identify gaps in the application functionality and work with the technical team to provide solutions Provide efficient project processes and deliverables to shorten the project life cycle, where applicable Work with application support and development teams to fix software bugs and escalate issues Facilitate and participate in regular project status reviews WHAT ARE WE LOOKING FOR? \/ WHAT EXPERIENCE DO YOU NEED? Bachelor's Degree in mathematics, statistics, operations research, management science, computer science, economics, or industrial engineering Requires education\/experience in business analysis, data analysis, business process modeling, and QA Must have good business \/management skills, strong analytical skills and excellent verbal and written communication skills. Basic understanding of statistical and mathematical concepts used in data analysis and optimization Ability to understand and document algorithms provided by analysts and operation research to enable code development Candidate must be comfortable analyzing large sets of data to research reported issues Advanced skills in Microsoft Excel and a working knowledge of SQL Must possess a good understanding of software development Must have the ability to work well with others in a time sensitive and team environment with minimal supervision, be results oriented and capable of meeting deadlines with attention to detail and follow through. Ability to create detailed, well-written documentation for a variety of audiences. Enthusiasm to proactively coordinate and take action within a team environment Ability to work independently as well as under the direction of project managers WHAT ELSE? Candidate must be highly motivated, and keen to work in a fast paced organization with a passion for working on new technologies Experience with Agile project environments preferred
Delta Air Lines, Inc.
Website : http://www.delta.com
What started as a humble, little aerial crop dusting operation called Huff Daland Dusters in 1924 has now grown into one of the world’s largest global airlines, helping more than 160 million travelers get to the places they want to go to each year.