IHG Analyst IT Business in Atlanta, Georgia

Analyst IT Business

Job Number R157433

Hotel Brand:

Americas - United States - Georgia - Atlanta


About us

Bringing True Hospitality to the world.

We want to welcome you to a world of bringing True Hospitality to everyone. When you join us at IHG®, you become part of our global family. A welcoming culture of warmth, honesty, and a passion for providing True Hospitality.

We pride ourselves on letting your personality and passions shine, recognizing the individual contribution you make and supporting your ambition to learn and create your own career path. In making a difference to our guests and owners, colleagues and communities, every day is a chance to create great and unique experiences, in your own way.

With over 370,000 colleagues in nearly 100 countries sharing our values, there’s countless opportunities at your fingertips.

We’re growing; grow with us.

Your day to day

The Analyst IT Business participates in business process reviews and provide recommendations to ensure processes, systems and documentation meet changing business conditions and/or requirements. The Analyst IT Business will gather business requirements, perform system and process analysis, design, support testing and prototyping for medium to large size projects. The Analyst IT Business is an established level individual contributor, who may provide general guidance, direction, or training to entry level professionals.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Responsible for identifying and analyzing gaps between current processes and desired state and document processing requirements.

  • Perform analysis of processes and software capabilities including system process analysis, design, and prototyping, as well as develop alternative design solutions, advise on options, risks, costs and impact on other business processes and/or systems.

  • Involved in all aspects and phases of project including high level as well as detailed estimation of work, documentation of scope, research and analysis for discovery/feasibility of possible solutions, business requirements, process flow mappings, scenario creations, requirements review, test case sign off.

  • Responsible for documenting and obtaining stakeholders’ sign off on the requirements. Organize the requirements review with technical as well as testing teams.

  • Facilitate the User Acceptance Testing by providing input and/or creating the UAT test cases.

  • Learn the use of the different techniques and tools in order to capture unambiguous and precise requirements as well as design technical solutions that include component reusability, data sharing and security compliance.

  • Responsible for collaborating with business partners to assist a delivery team to produce technical solutions to address business needs.

  • Create and validate recommended test scripts and scenarios working with testing team.

  • Create User Stories and Features to convey changes to a system or process

What we need from you


Bachelor's in a relevant field of work or an equivalent combination of education and work related experience.

SAFe Agilist certification preferred

SAFe PO/PM certification preferred

Experience Typically a minimum of 5+ years of progressive work related experience with demonstrated proficiency in multiple disciplines, technologies, or processes related to the position.

Technical skills and Knowledge

  • Demonstrated knowledge of business analysis applications and a demonstrated understanding of organizational business systems and processes.

  • Working knowledge of typical data warehouse technologies, tools and terminologies including SQL, Teradata, Oracle, Hadoop, Informatica-ETL, SAS.

  • Able to understand the business intelligence/reporting tools including Business Object, OBIEE, Tableau.

  • Ability to effectively manage multiple projects and maintenance requests as a time.

  • Ability to understand technical problems and build solutions in relation to current and future business environments.

  • Ability to demonstrate analytical and conceptual skills which are needed to develop efficient and effective solutions for diverse, medium sized business problems

  • Ability to demonstrate effective verbal and written communication skills to provide and explain technical information to business partners, vendors, and management.

  • Ability to collaborate with more senior BAs to deliver large cross functional complex projects and initiatives.

  • Working knowledge of Agileor ideally, Scaled Agile Framework environments

What we offer

We’ll reward all your hard work with a great salary and benefits – including great room discount and superb training.

Join us and you’ll become part of the global IHG family – and like all families, all our individual team members share some winning characteristics. As a team, we work better together – we trust and support each other, we do the right thing and we welcome different perspectives. You need to show us you care, that you notice the little things that make a difference to guests as well as always looking for ways to improve - click here to find out more about us.

IHG is an equal opportunity employer. Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans