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Senior Business Intelligence Analyst (Finance)

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Date: Dec 6, 2018

Location: Hoffman Estates, IL, US, 60169

Company: CDK

Job Description

Requisition: #48642

Location: Hoffman Estates, IL


Accelerate Your Career

Drive global technology


With more than $2 billion in revenues, CDK Global is a leading global provider of integrated information technology and digital marketing solutions to the automotive retail and adjacent industries. Focused on enabling end-to-end automotive commerce, CDK provides solutions to dealers in more than 100 countries around the world, serving approximately 28,000 retail locations and most automotive manufacturers.   CDK Global solutions automate and integrate critical processes from pre-sale targeted advertising to the sale, financing, insurance, parts supply, repair and maintenance of vehicles, with an increasing focus on utilizing data analytics and predictive intelligence.   


We’re large enough to make a difference but small enough for your voice to be heard. This means that we are an organization where every person matters. You can make an impact on the success of our business and that of our customers regardless of what career you decide to pursue.


From data scientists to sales and client service experts, we’re hiring to support your growth and ours - Green light your career.  

Position Summary


As a member of the Business Intelligence Team, one will proactively collaborate across the organization to influence strategic decision-making by combining the power of data and analytics with business and industry expertise while effectively communicating operational and key performance metrics to stakeholders. Driven by intellectual curiosity and creativity, one will architect innovative solutions, provide accurate reporting, and insightful analyses through our Enterprise Data Warehouse and other data tools. In addition to these technical skills, we are looking for someone who is comfortable working directly with team members and stakeholders to understand their requests and concerns; by addressing through data and presenting the results to a non-technical audience in a clear and concise manner.


Position Responsibilities & Essential functions


  • Effective communications and collaboration with team members and stakeholders to gather and understand data requests and requirements
  • Maintain an understanding of general business drivers and trends and understand the link between analysis and business impact
  • Strategically align data, metrics, and technical solutions to build integrated product for business insights and action
  • Develop timely, innovative, and objective analyses which leads to fact-based solutions for strategic business issues
  • Extract data that will be manipulated, merged, and analyzed to reports, graphs, dashboards, and other outputs to ultimately reveal performance business/products for internal users and external audiences
  • Be the expert on relevant data sources to answer particular sets of questions and ensuring data integrity
  • Advance analyze of data and developing statistical models and insights against emerging business needs
  • Utilization of online analytical processing (OLAP)
  • Build & maintain integrated forecasting models and variance analysis
  • Implement tools and frameworks for automating report generation, identification of data-quality issues, and data-governance
  • Evaluate ongoing analytic and insight needs from stakeholders and implement digital dashboards and reporting to empower the organization and guide business decisions
  • Visualization of data using tools such as Excel and other advance tools
  • Strong command of Enterprise Data Warehouses
  • Data Mining, Discovery, Cleansing, and Modeling
  • Analyze quantative and qualitative data
  • Visualizing Results
  • Document Findings
  • Create, design, standardize, and automate advance to complex reports on a weekly/monthly/quarterly cadence
  • Support ad-hoc requests
  • Creating and maintaining SOPs for the Business Intelligence team
  • Ability to manage a backlog, establish priorities, multi task, and work proactively and independently
  • Staying on top of industry trends and new methods to further advance the Business Intelligence Team


Qualifications & Requirements


  • Bachelor degree in a related field
  • Over 5 years’ experience and up to 8 years’ experience
  • Passionate about data analytics and strong problem-solving skills
  • Expert-level skills in Microsoft Excel
  • Advance skills with programming languages SQL, Python, R, and SAS
  • Advance skills with COGNOS, Tableau, and Data blending tools.
  • Able to analyze large volumes of raw data, package the data for further consumption, draw conclusions, and develop actionable recommendations
  • Self-starter, well organized, extremely detail-oriented and a highly collaborative team member
  • Strong business analytics acumen
  • History of balancing multiple priorities simultaneously with the ability to adapt to the changing needs of the business while meeting deadlines
  • Proven ability to identify areas of opportunity in existing processes and execute appropriate improvements
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with the ability to effectively interact with and present to all levels of the organization
  • Track record of building and maintaining strong working relationships
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office applications: Word, Outlook, and PowerPoint





  • Over 8 years’ experience and up to 12 years’ experience
  • Master’s Degree in a related field


CDK Global knows you have passions outside of work.  You have family, friends, sporting events, and lots of things going on.   That’s why we offer a comprehensive benefits package to not only take care of you but your family as well.   All of our benefits are effective the first day of employment including 401K matching, paid time off to re-energize, donate your time to volunteer in your community, and tuition reimbursement to name a few.

At CDK, we pride ourselves on having a diverse workforce. We value and celebrate the uniqueness of individuals and the different perspectives they provide. We offer equal opportunity employment regardless of race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability status, age, marital status, or protected veteran status.  

Nearest Major Market: Chicago

Job Segment: Business Intelligence, Developer, Outside Sales, Supply, Advertising, Technology, Sales, Marketing, Operations

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