Business Analyst - Automotive

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Farmington, Michigan, United States
Talascend is currently seeking a Business Analyst for a contract opportunity located in Farmington Hills, MI.

DURATION: One year with possible extension
LOCATION: Farmington Hills, MI (On-Site/Hybrid)

Candidates must have the ability to work a W2 assignment.


Seeking Business Analyst to join our Electrical and HVAC Engineering Department for a hybrid role (on-site and remote combination) located in Farmington Hills, MI.


Job Functions (include but are not limited to):
  • Analyzing internal and external quality data and creating reports that help users quickly and effectively understand the information.
  • Developing and maintaining analytic tools to support priority setting of quality activities. Providing general support within the group for data analysis, maintaining the SharePoint site, and organizing meetings.
  • Support implementation and deployment of Digital Dashboards of Key Process Indicators (KPIs) for R&D Functional and Regional quality goals.
  • Create and Publish Monthly Quality Reports.
  • Assist and provide guidance to report users with functionality, logic, and application.
  • Effectively communicate issues identified from quality data analysis.
  • Identify and propose improvements to existing reports and tools.
  • Update reports to maintain alignment of quality objectives.

  • Bachelor's Degree.
  • 2 - 5 Years Demonstrated Microsoft Excel and Access knowledge and experience is required.
  • Ability to identify, extract, and compile information from different data sources utilizing appropriate MS Excel or MS Access functions/tools such as IF, INDEX, MATCH, V/H-LOOKUP, pivot tables, and queries.
  • Ability to utilize Tableau for Data Visualization.
  • Strong analytical thinking with ability to understand and analyze quality data from multiple sources and explain results.
  • Strong initiative, organization, planning, and time management skills.
  • Ability to work on multiple projects at one time.
  • Excellent oral, written, and interpersonal communication skills.
  • Python knowledge/experience is a plus.
  • Automotive and/or Engineering experience a plus.

We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those qualified individuals who closely meet the qualifications of the position will be contacted. The details of the position are only a summary, other duties may be assigned as necessary.

Background Check and Drug Screen may be required.

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Talascend is an Equal Opportunity Employer that recruits and hires qualified candidates without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, disability, or veteran status.

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