Oracle Business Analyst 5-Ops in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Provides programs to improve operational efficiency, consistency, and compliance in support of the organization's financial and tactical business objectives. Provides business practices and processes. Develops, communicates, and trains the organization on business practices and processes.

Serve as a liaison with other divisions such as Finance, Contracts, HR, Legal, Shared Services, Accounts Receivable, Purchasing, and Risk Management in an effort to ensure accurate and timely transaction processing. Collect, input, verify, correct, and analyze data to measure key performance indicator actual versus business objectives. Provide updates to management regarding budget to actual, informing them of deviations and opportunities. Provide management with economic impact and compliance issues surrounding key business decisions and/or deals. Communicate Oracle Business Practices to the organization and monitor process and approvals for full compliance. Drive implementation of new processes and procedures.

Acknowledged authority within the Corporation. Acts as a leader of large-scale company initiatives. Viewed by peers as a leader and top contributor and by line management as a key business partner. Ability to collect, organize, and display data in spreadsheet format. Follow-through skills necessary to get information from internal and third parties and have data errors/omissions corrected. For this, relationship management skills strongly desired. Strong written and verbal communication skills . Ability to partner across functions. 10 plus years relevant work experience.

Oracle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Job brief

We are looking for a smart, self-motivated, hard-working individual that will turn data into information, information into insight and insight into business decisions. The candidate will be detail oriented to ensure our reporting and analysis is clear, accurate and concise.

Analyst Job Duties

Analyst responsibilities include conducting full lifecycle analysis to include requirements, activities and design. Analysts will develop analysis and reporting capabilities. They will provide portfolio guidance and intelligence in multiple areas supporting our organization, lines of business and corporate goals.

This position will report into the Director of Real Estate Advance Planning.


  • Manage Oracle s corporate global location study program

  • Consult with LOB leadership on location requests: propose a methodology for analysis, conduct the study, analyze data and provide recommendations

  • Stay abreast of global investments, macroeconomic and location strategy trends.

  • Monitor and analyze hiring, finance and locational trends and report to senior management

  • Interpret data, analyze results using statistical techniques and provide ongoing reports and presentations

  • Analyze internal and external market trends in order to better inform Real Estate and Facilities and Line of Business location strategies

  • Acquire data from internal and external sources and maintain databases/data systems

  • Establish strong working relationships with internal partners (HR, Finance, Global IT, Security, Legal)

  • Identify, analyze and interpret trends in complex data sets

  • Work with senior management and lines of business to prioritize requirements and produce informative information

  • Engage in high profile special projects and consulting when requested


  • 5 years with experience in strategic planning function either in Corp Real Estate or Consulting Services supporting site selection and talent analysis

  • BS/BA. MBA preferred

  • Focus areas: Mathematics, Economics, Information Management or Statistics

  • Strong business acumen, and ability to interact closely with Director, Senior Director and VP level stakeholders

  • Proven working experience as a data analyst or business data analyst

  • Technical expertise regarding data models, data mining and web-based research

  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze and disseminate critical information with attention to detail and accuracy

  • Adept at responding to queries, preparing formalized presentations and presenting findings to senior management levels

  • Ability to think strategically and analytically and work tactically to bring projects to completion

  • Versed and skilled in usage of spreadsheets, graphical and presentation software.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

  • Able to manage virtual teams in a cross-functional team setting

Benefit but not essential

  • Familiarity with demographics and mapping software is strongly preferred.

  • Analytic tools similar to R or Tableau equivalent

  • Working knowledge of and experience in real estate strategic planning

Job: *Business Operations

Organization: *Oracle

Title: Business Analyst 5-Ops

Location: United States

Requisition ID: 1800090G