Sr. Business Analyst - 79695

Location: Markham, Ontario, CA

Company: Advanced Micro Devices

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What you do at AMD changes everything 
 

At AMD, we push the boundaries of what is possible.  We believe in changing the world for the better by driving innovation in high-performance computing, graphics, and visualization technologies – building blocks for gaming, immersive platforms, and the data center. 
 

Developing great technology takes more than talent: it takes amazing people who understand collaboration, respect, and who will go the “extra mile” to achieve unthinkable results.  It takes people who have the passion and desire to disrupt the status quo, push boundaries, deliver innovation, and change the world.   If you have this type of passion, we invite you to take a look at the opportunities available to come join our team.
 

 

 

Sr. Business Analyst 

 

The Role:

The AMD Radeon Technologies Group is seeking a Senior Business Analyst for its Software Engineering group. As part of the Operations Team, you will be a key contributor to the smooth operation of the day-to-day activities, as well as ensuring that financial, staffing, and corporate objectives and initiatives are successfully achieved.

 

The Person:

You will interact with Software Engineering management, development and validation teams, business units and other program and resource management functions, including corporate reporting and budgeting teams. You will participate and represent our team in communications with internal and external forums, and will be engaged in reporting on resource and budget statuses to executive management.

Responsibilities will continually evolve and the successful candidate for this role must have a desire to constantly learn and grow within their role.

 

Key Responsibilities:

As Business Analyst, you will drive the analysis, reporting, and maintenance of critical business systems in the organization.  Your responsibilities will include:

 

  • Employee resource pool and timesheet database maintenance, support, troubleshooting, and reporting, including creation and maintenance of staff accounts.
  • Regular reporting of resource allocations across teams, data entry delinquency status, travel expenses.
  • Performing regular integrity checks between databases to ensure consistency across data sources, and rectifying any issues found.
  • Engaging with all levels of management to resolve discrepancies in data and/or user issues in management systems.
  • Completing/assisting with quarterly labour, capital, and resource/financial forecast/actuals reconciliation activities.
  • Creation of new project codes, resource allocation structures in MS Project Server.
  • Manage outside services forecast and actuals, assist with materials forecast and actuals.

 

Skills and Experience:

  • Engineering, computer science, or business/finance degree is required.
  • Minimum 5 years business analysis experience in complex project & program management organization in dynamic industry areas.
  • Excellent analytical skills. High degree of proficiency with Microsoft Excel, Project, Project Server, and Powerpoint. Experience with Microsoft Sharepoint is an asset.
  • Advanced interpersonal and collaborative skills. Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience in building data models, creating and maintaining databases, data management, reporting, and financial analysis.
  • Able to multitask effectively and ‘do what it takes’ to deliver work with high quality and on time.
  • Project management background/interest. PMP certification is an asset.
  • Flexible on assignment of responsibilities.
  • Strong work ethic and a desire to grow within the role in terms of scope and responsibilities.

 

Location:

        Markam, Ontario

 

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Requisition Number: 79695 
Country: Canada State: Ontario City: Markham 
Job Function:Business Management
 

 

AMD is an inclusive employer dedicated to building a diverse workforce. We encourage applications from all qualified candidates and will accommodate applicants’ needs under the respective provincial human rights codes throughout all stages of the recruitment and selection process. Any applicant who requires accommodation should contact AskHR@amd.com.

AMD does not accept unsolicited resumes from headhunters, recruitment agencies or fee based recruitment services.

 

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