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Business Intelligence Manager

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Date: Jan 3, 2022

Location: Tewksbury, MA, US, 01876

Company: Corning

Requisition Number: 48732


Corning is one of the world’s leading innovators in materials science. For more than 160 years, Corning has applied its unparalleled expertise in specialty glass, ceramics, and optical physics to develop products that have created new industries and transformed people’s lives.

Corning succeeds through sustained investment in R&D, a unique combination of material and process innovation, and close collaboration with customers to solve tough technology challenges.

As a leading developer, manufacturer, and global supplier of scientific laboratory products for 100 years, Corning’s Life Sciences segment collaborates with researchers seeking new approaches to increase efficiencies, reduce costs and compress timelines in the drug discovery process. Using unique expertise in the fields of materials science, surface science, optics, biochemistry and biology, the segment provides innovative solutions that improve productivity and enable breakthrough discoveries.

Scope of Position:

The Business Intelligence Manager will be responsible for the definition, development, reporting and communication of key metrics and insights to better serve our customers, both internal and external. You will be joining an exciting, newly formed analytics center of excellence for the Corning Life Science division. Our mission is to add value to the business by driving key metrics, analyses, and insights for all areas of the business globally including, but not limited to, sales, marketing, manufacturing, customer service and operations. A successful candidate will have a track record of fully owning business intelligence projects end to end starting with collecting and driving requirements through communicating insights with a wide variety of internal stakeholders. Driven by an insatiable curiosity, they will want to dig deep into available data sources, the business processes that generate it, as well as the tools and techniques to advance the way that Corning Life Sciences capitalizes on data. This role will lead a team of professionals, provide day to day supervision, manage team objectives and structure projects for on-time and on-budget delivery.


Day to Day Responsibilities:

  • Drive the design, development, and maintenance of metrics, reports, analyses, and dashboards to drive critical business decisions

  • Make recommendations for new metrics, analysis techniques, and strategies to improve business performance and better serve our customers

  • Define the data elements and data structure required to enable reporting

  • Contribute to operational best practices for business reporting to allow the team to scale

  • Prepare and deliver analyses and insight reviews to senior leadership • Work with IT, the data warehouse, external data partners, and self-developed databases to enable the appropriate capture, storage, data visualization and analysis of key data elements

  • Enable effective decision making by identifying, retrieving and aggregating data from multiple sources and compiling it into a digestible and actionable structure and format

  • Define and drive continuous improvement activities to increase engagement with our Business Intelligence Platform

  • Performance Metrics:

    • Data quality & integrity 

    • Process compliance rates 

    • Internal customer input


Travel Requirements:

  • Negligible


Hours of work/work schedule/flex-time:

  • Standard business hours; Monday – Friday.


Required Education:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Business Administration, Engineering, Operations Research, Math, Finance, or related discipline


Required Years and Area of Experience:

  • 5+ years’ experience in data, analytics, and/or business intelligence

  • 3+ years people management experience including day to day supervision, managing team objectives and structuring projects for on-time and on-budget delivery

  • 3+ years’ experience with SQL or other similar relational database query language

  • Functional/Technical:

    • Experience in Python or similar languages is preferred

    • Experience with Microsoft PowerBI

    • Proficient with data discovery / statistical analysis tools

    • Proficient with MS and Oracle SQL


Required Skills:

  • Experience with data visualization and tools such as PowerBI, Tableau, or similar

  • Demonstrated understanding of data warehousing and data modeling concepts

  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively cross-functionally with IT, data subject matter experts, Data Engineers and other Analysts to mine the right data sources efficiently and accurately

  • Experience displaying complex quantitative data in a simple, intuitive format and presenting findings clearly and concisely

  • Experience working directly with business stakeholders to translate between data and business needs

  • Excellent organizational skills including prioritization of multiple concurrent projects while still delivering timely and accurate results


Desired Experience / Qualifications / Skills:

  • Master's degree in Business Administration, Mathematics, Statistics, Economics, or another quantitative field

  • Experience with scripting languages such as Python, R, etc.

  • Experience with data generated by SAP and/or working with SAP products

  • Ability to break down complex problems into smaller deliverables that add value

  • Experience with Agile project management


Soft Skills:

  • People Skills:

    • Collaboration and Influencing

    • Communication Skills

    • Drive for Results

  • Business Skills:

    • Ability to see beyond the numbers

    • Business Acumen

    • Creativity

    • Customer Focus

    • Perspective

    • Strategic Agility


This position does not support immigration sponsorship.

Corning offers a competitive salary, vacation, pension, and family medical leave.

Are you ready to start an exciting career with Corning, Inc.? Apply today!

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or any other legally protected status.

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