Data Business Analyst at IHS Markit Digital

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As Data Business Analyst within the North American Content Product Management organization you are responsible for gathering requirements from the Software and Data Product Managers and working with the Product Lead and Owner to document those requirements and to identify the success criteria for Product Development for our data delivery model.  The data delivery model is the data source for our upstream data delivery solutions which include APIs, Browser, Cloud, Data Lake, On-Prem solutions, and Spatial Content. The roles responsibilities include understanding the data needs of the business, workflow requirements, and the competitive landscape to define the product vision, roadmap and development requirements for the Data Delivery Model.


The Data Business Analyst works is responsible for the gathering of the requirements to help with the design of the Data Delivery model organized into data relationships, data constraints, and data semantics for data delivery that implement the intended business model. Integrated data models of the data contained in the database (its content), the relationships between data items, and restrictions on the data. Developing diagrams representing key data entities and their relationships. The process of the data modeling creates a formal (or semi-formal) presentation of the database structure.


The Data Business Analyst is as data subject matter expert on products within Upstream Content business line, and how these products’ support customer workflows all the data into subject-based tables, Ensuring the accuracy and integrity of the information, supporting the data processing goals of the business). This position plays a critical role in supporting the revenue growth of Upstream content products by helping ensure that the data delivery model can effectively support our IHSM's next generation global energy content visualization and analysis applications, is optimally supported to retain and grow the customer base.


Job Duties:

  • Gathering and documenting the data and software requirements of the Business (Data and Software Product Managers) for the data to support the design of our data delivery data model (and its content), the relationships between data items, and restrictions on the data.
  • Documentation of the design and requirements for data model definitions, aggregate logic, and descriptions for the data delivery model from the internal data experts.
  • Support the project implementation.
  • Functional requirements and non-functional requirements.
  • User Acceptance Testing.
  • Technical Writing, Decision Making & Problem Solving.
  • Work with Data and Software Product Managers to explore the possibilities for integrated data in the database and products.
  • Elaborate the details of the project.
  • Work with the Business to gather, document and share the product direction and requirements with Product Development.
  • Applying problem-solving, critical thinking, and analysis skills to evaluate multiple options.


Education/Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in information technology, computer science, computer engineering, or a similar field.
  • Familiarity with or interest in agile product development practices and tools beneficial 
  • Excellent verbal and presentation skills required
  • Excellent interpersonal and relationship building skills required
  • A strong understanding of RDBMS and SQL systems and analytics platforms
  • Hands-on skills in a wide variety of data management fields like Data Modeling, data warehousing, Database Management, and ETL tools.
  • Communication Skills. Business analysts must be good communicators.
  • Problem-Solving Skills. No project is without problems.
  • Critical Thinking Skills. Business analysts are responsible for evaluating multiple options...
  • Documentation and Specification Skills.
  • Analysis Skills. 
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An Insider's view of IHS Markit Digital

What’s the vibe like in the office?

Uniqueness and creativity can be seen in all areas here! We have a digital community bulletin board where you can buy, sell, or post just about anything (seriously, anything!), a company sponsored picnic that includes spirited cornhole competitions, and regular group outings like running or cycling, before, during, or after work.


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How do you collaborate with other teams in the company?

My teammates and I come from a diverse set of backgrounds and combine our unique perspectives to provide innovative solutions to problems. As a result, our products push new boundaries and delight our clients.


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What are some things you learned at the company?

I’ve learned to appreciate and be intentional. My teammates are always ready to help each other find a better workflow, learn new tools, and support each other emotionally. This culture of support and collaboration inspires me to contribute by creating amazing work for our clients and being creative in connecting with colleagues intentionally.


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How would you describe the company’s work-life balance?

Our culture promotes hard work while also living a fulfilling life outside of the office. We all love spending time working together on challenging projects, and when the time comes to get away, the support is felt throughout the company. Whether it's an extended vacation or volunteer opportunity to give back to our community!


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What are IHS Markit Digital Perks + Benefits

Volunteer in local community
We each get 3 days a year to volunteer and will help match you with existing opportinities.
Partners with Nonprofits
Friends outside of work
Eat lunch together
Intracompany committees
We have ample opportunities to join committees! We've got guilds, a Pride committee, a crafting club, a book club, a green team, a parenting community and several more.
Daily stand up
Open door policy
Team owned deliverables
Team based strategic planning
Group brainstorming sessions
Pair programming
Open office floor plan
Documented equal pay policy
Dedicated Diversity/Inclusion Staff
Unconscious bias training
Diversity manifesto
Someone's primary function is managing the company’s diversity and inclusion initiatives
Health Insurance & Wellness Benefits
Flexible Spending Account (FSA)
Disability Insurance
Dental Benefits
Vision Benefits
Health Insurance Benefits
Life Insurance
Pet Insurance
Wellness Programs
Team workouts
Acme Co.'s team fitness initiatives include In-office yoga.
Retirement & Stock Options Benefits
401(K) Matching
Company Equity
Restricted share unites (RSU's) may be grated recognizing performance.
Performance Bonus
Match charitable contributions
Child Care & Parental Leave Benefits
Generous Parental Leave
Flexible Work Schedule
Life happens and we trust our colleagues to get the work they committed to done.
Remote Work Program
COVID-19 has provided us the opportunity to quickly acclimate to working remotely and we are establishing new guidelines as we continue to learn.
Family Medical Leave
Employees who have been with the company for 3 months are eligible for 26 weeks of family medical leave.
Vacation & Time Off Benefits
Generous PTO
Paid Volunteer Time
Paid Holidays
Paid Sick Days
Perks & Discounts
Casual Dress
Commuter Benefits
Company Outings
Stocked Kitchen
Recreational Clubs
Fitness Subsidies
Professional Development Benefits
Job Training & Conferences
Diversity Program
Lunch and learns
Acme Co. hosts lunch and learn meetings on occasion.
Cross functional training encouraged
Promote from within
Mentorship program
Our mentorship program includes 1-to-1 program, 1-to-many program, Cross-department program, Career mentoring, Leadership mentoring.
Time allotted for learning
We all want the opportunity to learn and grow. You and your manager can talk about what makes sense for you and your team.
Online course subscriptions available
Customized development tracks

Additional Perks + Benefits

To name a insurance, ECO pass, loaner bikes and secure bike storage, showers + locker room onsite, food trucks every day and regular visits from Sweet Cow Ice Cream.

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