Business Analyst - Campus 9/7/2016

Travelport Atlanta, GA

Company
Travelport
Job Classification
Full Time
Company Ref #
3733BR
AJE Ref #
576110574
Location
Atlanta, GA
Experience
Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
Job Type
Regular
Education
Bachelors Degree

JOB DESCRIPTION

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About Travelport
Travelport is a Travel Commerce Platform providing distribution, technology, payment, mobile and other solutions for the global travel and tourism industry. With a presence in approximately 180 countries, over 3,700 employees, and an additional 1,200 employees at IGT Solutions Private Ltd who provide us with application development services, our 2015 net revenue was over $2.2 billion. Travelport is comprised of:

* A Travel Commerce Platform through which it facilitates travel commerce by connecting the world s leading travel providers with online and offline travel buyers in a proprietary business-to-business (B2B) travel marketplace. Travelport has a leadership position in airline merchandising, hotel content and rate distribution, mobile travel commerce and a pioneering B2B payment solution that addresses the needs of travel intermediaries to efficiently and securely settle travel transactions.

* Technology Services through which it provides critical IT services to airlines, such as shopping, ticketing, departure control and other solutions, enabling them to focus on their core business competencies and reduce costs.

Travelport Business Analyst
As a Business Analyst at Travelport, you will help us evolve and advance our industry with a single-minded aim to create a more connected, more efficient and more profitable world for our customers. With a 40+ year history of both predicting and driving new innovation, we re delivering against the unmet needs of our customers and
the world s travelers. In essence you will help us redefine travel commerce. In this role, you will have the opportunity to:

* Analyze and interpret data to find trends and formulate sound business recommendations

* Serve as overall Project Analyst assisting with the planning and execution of company-wide projects and develop project management reporting tools

* Deliver reporting, metrics, budget and overall project updates to include progress against established timelines, identified risks, changes in scope, variances, etc.

* Review test cases, prepare test data and provide assistance with defect clarification

* Assist with process improvement activities within the Travelport End-to-End Delivery Model

* Identify and develop workflows to automate and improve processes

Preferred Qualifications

* Actively pursuing undergraduate or graduate degree in Computer Science, Business, Economics, Math, Statistics, or related field with a graduation date of no later than Spring/Summer 2017

* Strong academic performance. Minimum GPA 3.0

* Basic understanding and working knowledge of productivity applications such as Microsoft Office Suite

* Strong analytical skills, critical thinking and problem solving abilities, and keen attention to detail

* Good leadership skills with the ability to work effectively in a team as demonstrated through extracurricular activities, school projects and/or work experience

* Strong written and verbal communication skills

* Effective organization and time management skills

* Self-motivated and proactive with a passion for the advancement of Technology

Applicants for this position must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require Company sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States.

Travelport is an equal employment opportunity employer..