Business Analyst

Location: Fort Wayne, IN

Aptera is seeking a quick-witted Business Analyst to join our team of developers, engineers and digital marketers in creating innovative, custom solutions for our clients across the country. If you are a big picture thinker, know how to translate between geek and sales-speak and have a knack for growth hacking, we would love to chat with you!

>> Top reasons to join Aptera

  • There’s never a dull day – Solve challenging problems for clients in a variety of industries from finance and banking, to retail and manufacturing
  • Partner with highly skilled teams – Devise strategies spanning our multiple practices from digital marketing and website design to software development, business intelligence, and cloud services
  • Grow through investment – Attend conferences and trainings, company outings, team building events and more
  • Relaxed work environment and culture – Casual attire in the office and an open, collaborative workspace
  • Excellent pay and benefits – 401K, Health, Dental, and Vision… all the good stuff


>> Beyond technical skill, the top things we look for in our team members are:

  • People smarts
  • Ability to “think on your feet,” or quickly analyze information
  • Passion for technology
  • Drive to make a difference with our work
  • “Team over self” mentality
  • Social intuition


>> As a Business Analyst you will

  • Drive conversation with clients around core business objectives, inefficiencies and pain points
  • Use a mix of standard techniques and conversational proficiency to quickly understand and document a client’s processes and needs
  • Use website analytics and knowledge of digital marketing and web technologies to design and deliver recommendations for clients
  • Identify opportunities to continuously improve clients’ approach to serving users and market audiences using digital marketing and custom applications
  • Develop analytic strategies to solve customer-focused marketing challenges, including segmentation, personalization, real-time targeting, promotional impact, and predictive modeling
  • Serve as a consultant to clients, seeking to understand client needs throughout the requirements phase and entire project lifespan
  • Partner with Aptera’s technical staff to design solutions to address client’s needs
  • Develop specifications that will allow the client and Aptera development staff to understand the solution that will be developed by Aptera
  • Stay current on developments in business intelligence, marketing analytics, and Web/digital technology


>> Top skills we look for

  • Effective and comfortable speaking in front of large groups
  • Familiar with current trends in technology and user experience with tech
  • Experience using web analytics tools and interpreting data to report on success or recommend strategic changes
  • Experience doing SEO keyword research to drive strategies for capturing traffic and driving conversion online
  • Experience diagramming business processes, writing user stories and creating wireframes or using prototyping software
  • Experience planning digital marketing to target specific audiences using web marketing tools and strategies
  • Experience interacting with software, web, or mobile development professionals
  • Knowledge of waterfall and agile/scrum methodologies is a plus, along with software such as Team Foundation Server (TFS) for managing project workflow and requirements
  • Willingness to travel (15%-25%)
  • Advanced degree in technology and 2+ years of experience in a related area preferred


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Aptera works with clients across the United States and has offices in Fort Wayne, IN and Nashville, TN. For additional information about Aptera please visit our website at www.apterainc.com.