Sr Analyst - Network Implementation
Madison, WI 
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Job Description
Sr Analyst - Network Implementation
Job Locations US-Remote Location
ID 2021-17499
Company TDS Telecom
Overview

The Senior Analyst - Network Implementation plays a key role in providing in-depth analysis, forecasting and strategic planning and input of workload, production, service levels, capital, competitive costing and other key performance indicators for Network Services. The metrics provided and strategic input will help with monthly management analysis and insights into staffing, process improvement, capital management and overall team success.

The Sr Analyst is responsible for providing ongoing operational metrics and strategic recommendations by utilizing the primary applications that support NS (Clarity, SAP, PCE, Tableau). These recurring metrics and strategic recommendations are utilized by department managers and senior leadership in order to ensure that NS continues to meet TDS' business needs in both an efficient and cost-effective manner. The Sr. Analyst - Network Implementation will work closely with department managers and senior leadership on desired methods of data assembly, presentation, strategic review and must have a strong knowledge of operational reporting systems, functional processes, capital management, and project management as to ensure maximum efficacy and accuracy.

The position requires a combination of business and technical knowledge, excellent analytical skills as well as expert knowledge of data and reporting. Ability to work with and build relationships with all levels of employees in the company.

*This position has the opportunity to be permanently remote*

TDS Telecom, headquartered in Madison, Wis., employs 2,900 people and is a subsidiary of Telephone and Data Systems, Inc. [NYSE: TDS], a Fortune 1000 company. Founded in 1969, TDS Inc. employs 9,100 people and has approximately six million connections nationwide through its businesses U.S. Cellular, TDS Telecom, OneNeck IT Solutions LLC, and TDS Broadband Service. TDS Inc. has been named to several Forbes lists, including America's Best Employers for Diversity, Best Large Employers, and Best Employers for Women. Visit tdsinc.com.

Responsibilities
    Conduct reviews of strategic network builds driven by business cases or external/Government funding. Strategic build review and business case evaluation for recommendations on builds by identifying which capital opportunities will maximize business value and strong competitive advantage.
  • Coordinate and provide reporting and input on any and all phases of the build process for strategic build projects and create leadership update presentations for senior leadership and the Board of Directors as requested.
  • Provide reporting and strategic review of the capital budget for Network Services including working with Program managers on creating and maintaining forecasting and budgets quarterly and annually, as well as coordinating all capital releases with the OC.
  • Provide on-going evaluation of approved network builds to ensure business benefits are being achieved while maintaining the integrity of architectural and design plans as well as providing strategic input for decisions on reporting the results.
  • Ensure all regulatory requirements are being achieved while maximizing business benefit for limited costs for all externally funded network-related enhancements.
  • Work as a point of coordination/strategic evaluation/communication between architecture, build teams, business leaders and executive leadership to coordinate network builds within Network Services.
  • Lead initiatives to develop or improve upon existing data-related processes, automate manual labor where it relates to the recording and analysis of data, and create tools for management reporting, budgeting, and forecasting. Rapidly integrate new acquisitions into reporting processes.
Qualifications

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree (or higher) -OR- 4+ years professional work experience.
  • 3+ years' experience in analytics and reporting.

Other Qualifications

  • Strong, proven analytical skills.
  • Unimpeachable level of personal and professional integrity required for exposure to confidential company performance, legal contracts and employee information.
  • Ability to work in fast-paced environment with limited guidance and minimal supervision.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to work with large complicated data sets, databases, and models.
  • Capacities to identify, investigate, and efficiently solve complex systemic issues with regard to data integrity and consistency across numerous systems.
  • Knowledge of financial reporting methods and financial systems.
  • Proficiency in personal computer applications, with advanced-to-expert knowledge of MS Excel and a strong comprehension of Power Point and Word functionalities.
  • Excellent organizational skills and the ability to prioritize effectively.
  • Comfortable, professional, and economic in communications involving complex data concepts to all levels of employees, including those at an executive level.
  • Ability to multitask and work well under pressure, maintain a strong attention to detail, and meet or exceed expectations within tight deadlines.
  • SAP and Business Intelligence / Business Objects experience preferred.
  • Knowledge of Access and/or Oracle RDBMS structure and SQL programming language.

Benefits

As a part of your total compensation, #TDS provides a comprehensive, competitive benefit package. This benefit plan addresses both the immediate and long-term needs that you and your family may have. For an overview of what we have to offer for full-time employees including vacation, health benefits, and retirement options, please click here.

At TDS, we embrace Equal Employment Opportunity by valuing our differences and consider all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by law. To learn about our diversity & inclusion philosophy and culture, click here!


Employment at TDS is subject to post-offer, pre-employment drug testing.

At TDS, we embrace Equal Employment Opportunity by valuing our differences and consider all qualified applicants without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, status as a protected veteran or any other status protected by law. To learn about our diversity & inclusion philosophy and culture, click here!

 

Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
4+ years
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