Senior Business Analyst (Cloud Platforms Operations)

  • The Walt Disney Company
  • Seattle, WA, USA
  • May 24, 2019
Full-time Business Analytics Cloud Data Analysis Data Reporting Data Science Digital Media Excel Finance Forecasting

Job Description

As a part of the Walt Disney Direct-to-Consumer and International segment, our teams are responsible for developing the tools, platforms and methodologies that deliver performant, resilient, and efficient private and public cloud platforms and architectures supporting consumer facing applications and brands across Disney, ABC, ESPN, Pixar, Marvel, and LucasFilm.

  • Develops reporting and billing analysis use cases, identifying technical requirements and business use cases for improved service delivery, utilization, and cost analysis
  • Maintain, analyze, and continuously improve Cloud Service Providers utilization tracking, reporting, and forecasting
  • Liaison with Cloud Service Providers, internal finance, business operations, and internal technology teams
  • Support the Product Engineering team the development and maintenance of cloud business operations key performance indicators and reporting processes
  • Partner with Infrastructure Engineering teams to continuously improve Cloud Service Provider integration and configuration
  • Organize and facilitate ongoing Cloud Service Provider and Cloud Operations performance reviews on behalf of stakeholders and Sr. Leadership

Responsibilities:

  • Reporting & Analysis: Develop, analyze and maintain cloud service provider and cloud operations reporting
  • Coordinate with finance, Corporate Billing, and product engineering teams
  • Organize and facilitate ongoing reporting reviews and adhoc reporting needs
  • Liaison with Cloud Service Providers, internal finance, business operations, and internal technology teams
  • Support the Product Engineering team the development and maintenance of cloud business operations key performance indicators and reporting processes
  • Partner with Infrastructure Engineering teams to continuously improve Cloud Service Provider integration and configuration
  • Organize and facilitate ongoing Cloud Service Provider and Cloud Operations performance reviews on behalf of stakeholders and Sr. Leadership
  • Develops reporting and billing analysis use cases, identifying technical requirements and business use cases for improved service delivery, utilization, and cost analysis
  • Maintain, analyze, and continuously improve Cloud Service Providers utilization tracking, reporting, and forecasting

Basic Qualifications:

  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience
  • Demonstrable experience in developing, analyzing, and maintaining Public Cloud Service Provider utilization, performance, and cost reporting
  • Proven experience in a similar data/analytical role
  • Experience of managing diverse stakeholder groups and competing demands
  • Advanced MS Excel skills 
  • Good working knowledge of MS Word and PowerPoint
  • Great verbal and written communication skills
  • Recognized for capabilities in developing processes and workflows to achieve outcomes


Required Education:

  • A BS in Business Administration; related degree or equivalent work experience

 

Job ID

668038BR