Advisory Analyst - Advanced Technology Group - Missoula, MT

  • Advanced Technology Group
  • Jun 08, 2021
Full time Computer Science Information Technology Research Software

Job Description

Position Overview:

The Advisory Analyst is to guide ATG clients to a clear understanding of their next steps in undertaking their digital transformations through the application of analysis techniques and tools.

The core objective of the Advisory Analyst is to conduct strategic analyses of both quantitative (e.g., system documentation, reports, data sets) and qualitative (e.g., interview notes, direct observations) information. As a member of ATG’s Advisory & Transformation consultant team, the Q2C Business Systems Analyst will work both independently and in collaboration with the ATG consultant team and, at times, the client to deliver executive-level strategic consulting services to enterprise business clients throughout the world, operating in a wide variety of industry verticals.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Research and Analysis: Conduct analysis, design, evaluation, modification, testing and implementation of enterprise wide systems across functional areas by reviewing business requirements and developing detailed systems requirements, clearly stating project scope.
  • Communication: Act as liaison between business units/owners and Project Teams to understand business processes and key requirements, proactively working to resolve client issues.
  • Documentation: Gather, create and document current and future business process flows; creating clear, concise and complete functional specifications & requirements documents using systems specifications and use analysis / diagramming tools to represent business / technical processes. Prepare and document specifications for new programs and projects by developing goals, phases and budgets.

Key Experience:

  • Boundless curiosity and commitment to using defensible analyses to identify patterns, yield insights, and support development of recommended strategies and alternative solutions from which the client can make key decisions.
  • Demonstrable skills in writing, documentation, and graphical presentation
  • Ability to professionally communicate, both written and verbally, in one-on-one or group settings in a manner that yields productive, lasting business relationships with clients and peers.
  • Excellent skills foundational to innovation and entrepreneurial spirit: interviewing, observing, relationship-building, experimentation and association.
  • Proven ability to work both independently and collaboratively as a member of a team of subject matter experts in the fields of strategic consulting, computing systems, and business operation.
  • Flexible and willing to change and adapt to evolving client requirements; to work in Agile, traditional and hybrid project environments, using all forms of project management tools.


Preferred Knowledge and Skills:

  • Must be committed to supporting the client’s success through performance of job duties
  • Up to 5 years of experience in a business or systems analysis role preferred
  • Working knowledge of IT systems and system architectures, preferably of cloud-based systems associated with the ATG Monetization Ecosystem™
  • Strong capabilities with common tools-of-the-trade (e.g. Balanced Scorecard, heatmaps, value stream mapping, RACI matrix, maturity modeling, IT Diagram, Pareto analysis, bar charts, line graphs).


  • 4-year degree in a technical or business field of study preferred
  • Understanding of the Quote to Cash process (CPQ, Order Management, Billing, and CRM) a plus

Location and Travel:

  • Willingness and ability to travel up to 50%
  • Desired locations are ATG Delivery Centers, located in Missoula, MT, Cincinnati, OH, Kansas City, MO or St. Louis, MO, however for senior experienced professionals working virtual may be an option.

‘Cognizant will not sponsor H-1B or other U.S. work authorization, or lawful permanent residence (otherwise known as a “Green Card”) for this role’

Cognizant is always looking for top talent.  We are searching for candidates to fill future needs within the business. This job posting represents potential future employment opportunities with Cognizant.  Although the position is not currently available, we want to provide you with the opportunity to express your interest in future employment opportunities with Cognizant.  If a job opportunity that you may be qualified for becomes available in the future, we will notify you.  At that time you can determine whether you would like to apply for the specific open position.  Thank you for your interest in Cognizant career opportunities.

Employee Status : Full Time Employee

Shift : Day Job

Job Posting : May 21 2021


About Cognizant

Cognizant (Nasdaq-100: CTSH) is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 194 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at or follow us @USJobsCognizant.


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