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Business Analyst

Location: 

Reno, NV, US, 89521

Requisition ID:  4374

IGT is the global leader in gaming. We enable players to experience their favorite games across all channels and regulated segments, from Gaming Machines and Lotteries to Interactive and Social Gaming. With operations in more than 100 countries and a team of over 12,000 employees, we deliver world-class gaming and lottery technology.

Overview

Identifies and investigates opportunities for efficiency gains through improved data gathering or processing; drives cross functional initiatives; develops databases / reports / tools / documentation to streamline workflows, improve productivity, and present performance for both test and released themes. This position reports into the Sr. Manager of Project Management and is based in Reno, NV or Las Vegas, NV.

Responsibilities

* Lead – lead the development and maintenance of database tools and documentation that consolidate and report operational data in support of business decisions. 
* Collaborate – work with PMO, PMM, and Product Marketing to execute product strategic vision and enable the benefits realization of our games in the marketplace.  Consult and deliberate with coworkers to share ideas, foster innovative practices and drive achievement of excellence.
* Assert– ensure proper reporting principles are adhered to while allowing maximum flexibility based on needs to drive delivery of business value, and advocate as a voice of reason and authority. Verify accuracy of data collection and analysis processes to ensure continuity between assumptions and actual activity.
* Know – understand the product lines and lifecycle stages, analyze data to aid in making long term procedural decisions, including follow up analyses to measure performance improvements.
* Grow – learn the role and function of each department, practice continual improvements to increase efficiency, look for opportunities to propose process improvements, anticipate the needs of the business.


FIRST YEAR GOALS
* Understand IGT’s product portfolio, components of product and their dependencies.
* Build strong relationship with the PMO Team, BI Team, Test Bank Team, Product Market Management Team, Data Inc Team and the Product Marketing Team.
* Gain familiarity with SAP Systems, MATRIX, Game Library, and internal schedule tracking database PROS
* Release of Field Performance Data and Test Bank Reports

Qualifications

* Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience required
* 5+ years of experience Business Analysis
* 2+ years of project or team lead experience
* Must have basic knowledge of the gaming industry and can leverage knowledge to identify needs and opportunities and develop in depth solutions
* Must have excellent communication, written and oral skills
* Must have in-depth knowledge of the following database design tools
* Excel
* Access
* SQL Server
* SAP
* BW 

* Tableau
* Ability to lead and influence both creative and technical teams
* Overtime/ flexible hours may be required 
* Must be at least 21 years of age

Keys to Success

• Building collaborative relationships
• Decision making
• Drive results
• Foster innovation
• Personal energy
• Self-leadership

 

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In addition to a competitive benefits package, we offer generous time-off plans, a 401(k) Savings Plan with Company contributions, tuition reimbursement, on-site fitness center and cafeteria, and free identity theft insurance to name a few.

IGT is committed to sustaining a workforce that reflects the diversity of the global customers and communities we serve, and to creating a fair and inclusive culture that enables all our employees to feel valued, respected and engaged.  IGT is an equal opportunity employer. We provide equal opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, marital status, national origin, citizenship, covered veteran status, ancestry, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, or any other legally protected status in accordance with applicable local, state, federal laws or other laws. We thank all applicants for applying; however, only those selected to interview will be contacted.

IGT (NYSE: IGT) is the global leader in gaming.  For more information, please visit www.igt.com.


Nearest Major Market: Reno
Nearest Secondary Market: Tahoe