Harris Corporation Business Analyst (Rochester, NY (New Grad) in Rochester, New York

Business Analyst (Rochester, NY (New Grad) 8/9/18--Business SupportUSA - NY - Rochester




Job ID: SIS20180908-26561


Business Analyst (Rochester, NY (New Grad)

Job Code: SIS20180908-26561

Job Location: Rochester, NY

Company Description:

Harris Corporation is a leading technology innovator, solving customers’ toughest mission-critical challenges by providing solutions that connect, inform and protect. Harris supports government and commercial customers in more than 100 countries and has approximately $6 billion in annual revenue. The company is organized into three business segments: Communication Systems, Space and Intelligence Systems and Electronic Systems. Learn more at harris.com at https://www.harris.com/ .

Job Description:

  • The SIS Business Analytics team provides accurate, up-to-date information to leaders so they can easily visualize data and drill into the details in order to make sound, data driven business decisions. The team provides enterprise reporting in the form of Tableau dashboards.

  • The analyst will be responsible for Tableau dashboard development by working with users to understand their data visualization and reporting requirements, working with I/T or other data providers to obtain the data in an automated fashion, building the Tableau dashboards to present the data, providing user support, and educating managers and other users.


  • Bachelor’s degree in Business, Information Systems, or related field

  • 3.0 GPA minimum

  • Ability to obtain a security clearance

Preferred Additional Skills:

  • Experience with SQL, Visual Basic, Python, or other high level programming language.

  • Previous experience with Tableau or another business intelligence tool (e.g., Microsoft Power BI).

  • Knowledge of database system architectures.

  • Strong analytic skills, including experience manipulating and interpreting large data sets in order to provide conclusions.

  • Ability to solve problems of moderate scope and complexity, taking data requirements and turning them user solutions.

  • Experience completing assignments with moderate level of guidance and direction.

  • Demonstrated ability to learn a software development tool similar in complexity and function to Tableau.

  • Strong interpersonal skills. Candidate will interact frequently with internal customer contacts, data providers, and dashboard users.

  • General knowledge of data required for several business functions, work flows, and operational tandards.

Please be aware many of our positions require the ability to obtain a security clearance. Security clearances may only be granted to U.S. citizens. In addition, applicants who accept a conditional offer of employment may be subject to government security investigation(s) and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

By submitting your résumé for this position, you understand and agree that Harris Corporation may share your résumé, as well as any other related personal information or documentation you provide, with its subsidiaries and affiliated companies for the purpose of considering you for other available positions.

Harris is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, state or local law.

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LocationUSA - NY - Rochester