Sr. Technical Analyst at YuMe
Redwood City, CA, US
About YuMe
YuMe, Inc. (NYSE: YUME) is a leading provider of global audience technologies, curating relationships between brand advertisers and consumers of premium video content across a growing range of connected devices. Combining data-driven technologies with deep insight into audience behavior, YuMe offers brand advertisers end-to-end marketing software that establishes greater brand resonance with engaged consumers. It is the evolution of brand advertising for an ever-expanding video ecosystem. YuMe is headquartered in Redwood City, California, with worldwide offices. For more information, visit www.YuMe.com

Brief Description
YuMe is looking for a highly motivated Business Analyst to join our Corporate Applications team and play a key role in our continued growth and achievement of excellence. The ideal candidate must possess an analytical mind, be comfortable working with systems, have an ability to communicate complex ideas to functional users, and a desire to make a meaningful impact on a dynamic, high-growth technology.  The candidate will provide systems and analytical support to drive better insights into the operations of the firm and provide structure around the organization.

Responsibilities
Work with our users to define and document new applications requirements related to YuMe’s applications. Map processes to ensure end-to-end requirements are addressed
Administer applications as assigned
Participate in Metadata Management and ensure it is used properly throughout all applications.  Help enforce a One Source of Truth Policy
Partner with functional users to define and document new reporting requirements, and build the required reports.
Play a role in defining analytic metrics which drive the business forward
Identify opportunities to improve or leverage existing systems
Identify data quality issues and their root causes across systems. Propose fixes and design data audits to prevent future issues
Co-ordinate the testing, training and user development on the Finance systems
Obtain understanding of current systems deployment and model or redesign processes, workflows, and roles in support of the functional users. 
Help drive key initiatives to completion. Ensure deliverables meet business needs, technology direction, their plan of record and budget.
Qualifications:
8+ years of experience
Detailed and results driven
Passionate in delivering high quality of work
Bachelor’s in quantitative degree (such as Engineering, Math, Physics, Computer Science)
Proven problem solving skills, attention to detail, and exceptional organizational skills
Ability to deal with ambiguity and competing objectives in a fast paced environment.
Familiarity with ERP systems.
Advanced working knowledge of data mining using Oracle PL/SQL, data warehousing and data modeling concepts, as well as Excel.
Highly skilled in developing dashboards and reports on data visualization tools like Oracle BI or Tableau.
Knowledge of ETL tools such as SSIS, Informatica or Talend (optional).
Proficiency in SalesForce, Cognos, and other BI tools.
Experience in using web service-based backend APIs (especially REST or SOAP), and good technical understanding of efficient data extraction and integration solutions.
 
YuMe Inc. is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.