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Title:  Portfolio Business & Data Analyst, Professional Services


US US Southfield, MI, US, 48075 Research Triangle Park, NC, US, 27709 Wichita, KS, US, 67228 Little Rock, AR, US Boulder, CO, US, 80302 Tampa, FL, US Edina, MN, US, 55435 Madison, WI, US Atlanta, GA, US, 30342 St. Louis, MO, US Des Moines, IA, US Edina, MN, US, 55435 Salt Lake City, UT, US Pittsford, NY, US, 14534 Addison, TX, US, 75001 US US Tempe, AZ, US

Requisition ID:  51124


Are you data-driven?  We at NetApp believe in the transformative power of data – to expand customer touchpoints, to foster greater innovation, and to optimize operations.  We are designed for simplicity, optimized to protect, created to embrace future opportunity, and open to enrich choice.  We are the data authority for hybrid cloud, and we are helping our customers realize the full potential of their data.


We’ve built a Data Fabric for a data-driven world – to simplify and integrate data management across the resources that are best for the business.  With the Data Fabric, our customers can harness the power of cloud data services, build cloud infrastructures, and modernize storage through data management.


By modernizing storage through data management, customers can upgrade infrastructure to bring modern data services to existing applications. Only NetApp can help organizations free the resources necessary to fund transformation by deploying the industry’s leading flash storage solution, which is highly efficient and scalable in both data center and cloud environments.

Job Summary

* Data analysis  – Are you able to extract data from a variety of sources and assemble it in a meaningful way?

* Storytelling - Do you enjoy taking data and other elements of a project, and putting the information together in PowerPoint to tell a story to your audience?

* Project management - Do you have demonstrated experience successfully managing and delivering projects?


If you answered 'yes' to these questions, NetApp's Professional Services (PS) Portfolio Business and Data Analyst might the perfect match for you!


We seek someone that is detail oriented and has a combination of strong data analytical and project management skills and the ability to work across functional teams and geographies. Expertise in Collecting and analyzing data from various internal systems, to produce reports and presentations to highlight progress or areas of concern to guide decision making, required.

In this role you are part of a team of professionals who plan, perform and implement projects, programs and process improvement initiatives within the Worldwide Professional Services space. Strong communication skills, along with strong command over business processes are key to success in this role.

The Worldwide Professional Services Portfolio & Innovation Team is responsible for providing the project leadership, strategic consulting, and process predictability required to obtain the maximum business value from NetApp’s portfolio of Professional Services projects and programs. We manage the planning and execution of NetApp’s Worldwide Professional Services highest priority programs and projects, organize and curate the master portfolio of work, and cultivate a high-performing culture through building trust and ownership.
A fresh perspective and a willingness to dig into problem areas is both encouraged and expected. The Portfolio & Innovation organization is staffed with individuals with a huge array of leadership experience both inside and outside of the technology sector, all of which are glued together by a shared desire to take part in solving difficult problems.

Job Requirements

•   Ability to work collaboratively within a team environment to meet aggressive goals and pre-defined measurement criteria

•    Ability to work successfully with staff and managers within and outside of Worldwide Professional Services Portfolio & Innovation Team
•    Strong analytical skills and ability to work both independently and on cross functional teams.
•    Ability to build strong working relationships across all levels of the organization, including remote areas.
•    Ability to function well in a fast-paced, dynamic environment with competing priorities.
•    Strong computer skills including PowerPoint.
•    Creative approach to problem solving.
•    Preferred experience in delivering projects using Agile/Scrum methodologies


Support efforts to develop and launch PS best practices while implementing risk mitigation as needed
•    Manage project to time, budget, quality and contracted deliverables 
•    Establish project definition and business tracking of professional service opportunities
•    Work with Services Sales to position technical/business solution with Customer
•    Scope new project opportunities, then architecture, design, and implementation of solutions
•    Identify, utilize and manage key resources required to meet project goals
•    Resource metrics reporting and responsibilities for project team utilization and project status updates
•    Drive project reviews for management and customers with the ability to present status reports, dashboards, and presentations to C-level stakeholders.



Typically requires 8-12 years of Portfolio-related Business Analysis/Project Management experience with a Bachelor’s degree; or Advanced degree with a minimum of 6-8 years applicable experience; or equivalent combination of relevant education/certifications/training and applicable professional experience.


Clearly demonstrated background in managing multiple complex projects in a storage or related field

Clearly demonstrated background in Data Analysis


PMP preferred, but not required. Agile/Scrum methodology experience preferred, but not required.


So get ready to tap into the data visionary within, and join us as we accelerate digital transformation and empower our customers to change the world with data!


If you ask a NetApp employee why they work here, the answer is inevitably the same: the people. At NetApp, our culture is at the heart of what we do. We place importance in trust, integrity, teamwork, and caring above all else. NetApp is a place where people are empowered to make a difference. Empowered to innovate. Empowered to collaborate. Empowered to help ourselves and others be data-driven and change the world. We take care of each other, our customers, our partners, and our communities simply because it’s the right thing to do.


We work hard but also recognize the importance of work-life balance for our employees because what’s important to them is important to us!  Recently we implemented Family First, which encourages employees to take paid time off to bond with a new child (through birth or adoption) or to care for a family member with a serious health condition.  Our volunteer time off program is best in class, offering employees 40 hours of paid time off per year to donate their time with their favorite organizations.  We provide comprehensive medical, dental, wellness and vision plans for you and your family.  We offer educational assistance, legal services, and access to discounts and fitness centers. We also offer financial savings programs to help you plan for your future.  


Join us and see what empowerment can do. 



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