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Application Systems Analyst/Solution Architect

Mutual of Omaha Companies Omaha, NE

Job Description

This job posting is reflective of the Application Systems Analyst essential functions, qualifications, and physical requirements. The Application Solution Architect level has variable essential functions, qualifications and physical requirements. Competency and skill set will determine level of placement within the posted job family

Chosen candidate will provide the information foundation and analytic technologies that enable enterprise reporting and data to insights capabilities.

Essential Job Functions:

Data is a part of nearly everything we do at Mutual of Omaha. The Enterprise data area is at the heart of making data available and enabling our business partners to derive insights from it. We provide data management services within our Enterprise Data Warehouse platform, running on a Teradata massively parallel database, and are also leading the way in the introduction of our Enterprise Data Lake, leveraging the Hadoop ecosystem.

The Enterprise data team also services our business partners by providing support of our reporting and analytics tools.

Traits we are looking for
The three traits Humble, Hungry and Smart are borrowed from author Patrick Lencioni’s book the “Ideal team Player”. The descriptions provided below have been created for this posting.

You are confident in what you have to offer the team. You don’t see yourself as better than everyone else and you value different strengths others provide.

You are on a quest to help define what needs to be done, and then work hard to help make it happen. Your hunger includes an intense desire to contribute to the success of others on the team.

You start with listening, and are in a constant learning mode. With this learning focus, you easily become a subject matter expert for particular topics. You feel the team benefits from diverse perspectives and know when to listen, when to learn and when to lead.

Mutual of Omaha invests in managing our data; for servicing the analytics needs of our business partners. A significant component of this investment are the tools used to access the data. Here is a summary of what we are looking for to be a successful applicant:

  • Work with Tools support team and business partners though Mutual of Omaha
    • Performing upgrades to reporting/analytics tools
    • Helping with day to day administration of tools
    • Find better ways to support our partners
  • Provide technical leadership to our internal business partners in choosing the proper tool to accomplish the business objective. Our primary tools include Business Objects, Tableau, SAS, as well as other tools included in our emerging Hadoop ecosystem.
  • Ensure the success of our partner teams by providing ‘hands on’ leadership by example for tool usage to help grow and foster the skills of other associates.
  • Work with Tools support teammates in installation and configuration of Business Objects Environment.
  • This position requires sitting over 66% of the time.
  • This position requires Visual Acuity at 20 inches (or less) over 66% of the time.

Minimum Qualifications:

Reporting and Basic Analytics Technology Stack (Experience as a user or administrator)

Ideal candidates have experience with as many of these technologies as possible:

  • Business Objects
  • Tableau
  • Hyperion
  • SAS
  • Excel
  • Erwin
  • ETL (SSIS, Informatica, or other tools)
  • Windows, Linux
  • The Hadoop ecosystem and open source software

If this description describes you and you have experience in several of the skills listed above, then take the next step by applying for the position. We would like to talk to us about joining our team and look forward to hearing from you.

If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran, you have the right to request an accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our career center as a result of your disability. To request an accommodation, contact a Human Resources Representative at 1-800-780-0304. We are available Monday through Friday 7 am to 4 pm CST.

For all other inquiries, contact our HR Helpline at 1-800-365-1405, option 4.

Mutual of Omaha and its affiliates are an Equal Opportunity /Affirmative Action Employer, Minorities/Female/Disabled/Veteran

To All Recruitment Agencies: We do not accept unsolicited agency resumes and we are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes.

Job Details

Date Posted October 26, 2017
Date Closes December 25, 2017
Requisition 493788
Located In Omaha, NE
Job Type Full-time Employee
SOC Category 00-0000.00
Zipcode 68102