HR Data Analyst

Auto req ID: 11845 
Title: HR Data Analyst 
Job Function: Human Resources 
Company: Harley-Davidson Motor Company 
Full or Part-Time: Full Time 
Shift: SHIFT1 


At Harley-Davidson, we are building more than machines. It’s our passion and commitment to continue the evolution of this storied brand, and heighten the desirability of the Harley-Davidson experience. To keep building our legend and leading our industry through innovation, evolution, and emotion we need the best and brightest talent. We stand for the timeless pursuit of adventure. Freedom for the soul. Are you ready to join us?


The Harley-Davidson Motor Company Corporate Headquarters in Milwaukee, WI is the site where the first H-D factory - a wooden shed - was built in 1903 in the backyard of the William C. Davidson family home. Join our team as a HR Data Analyst.

Job Summary

This HR Analyst position is part of the HR Service Center. As such, we aim to enable data-driven solutions for our customers, in the HR organization as well as others inside and outside the organization. This role focuses heavily on data quality and the processes to ensure that data it is a trusted source for use in the HR analytics value pipeline. Another focus is maintaining that value, identifying new opportunities for innovation and continuous improvement of our analytics offerings.

Job Responsibilities

  • Build and Maintain Analytics Data Infrastructure (Data Factory)
  • Establish procedures for automating the extract, transform and load (ETL) of data into the HRSC data factory
  • Define data standards, policies, metrics for data requirements (accuracy, completeness, consistency, etc.)
  • Manage routine audits that monitor data quality to ensure data is meeting the established data quality requirements
  • Communicate, review and facilitate prescriptive data corrections for resolution
  • Educate stakeholders on analytical data requirements and data quality impacts
  • Apply data governance best practices (DMBOK) to the data factory
  • Create and maintain data-related documentation (e.g. data dictionaries, data maps, etc.)
  • Generate Value Through Innovation
  • Work with stakeholders to identify opportunities for innovation
  • Maintain the backlog of ideas coming into the Innovation Pipeline
  • Apply agile project management methodology to prioritize and complete the work
  • Collaborate as part of a cross-functional team to bring new value to our stakeholders
  • Monitor deliverables to ensure they provide optimal value (Monitor Value)
  • Optimize analytics offerings with a focus on automation and self-service where those capabilities make sense
  • Coordinate with stakeholders to ensure analytics requirements are being met
  • Collaborate with cross-functional team members
  • Create reports for internal teams / stakeholders
  • Structure large data sets to create usable information
  • Create data visualizations for stakeholders to visualize data



  • Strong customer focus
  • Collaborative team player
  • Analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Knowledge of data gathering, cleansing and transforming techniques
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to set and meet deadlines
  • Ability to work in high-pressure situations
  • Some Agile / Scrum experience
  • Familiarity with data automation concepts like RPA, APA (Alteryx), etc.
  • Familiarity with database concepts
  • Strong written/verbal communication skills
  • Ability to QA and troubleshoot data
  • Proficiency in Excel

Education Requirements

Bachelor's Degree Preferred

Education Specifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business, Finance, Engineering, or Information Systems or similar is preferred

Experience Requirements


  • Typically requires a minimum of 3 years of related experience
  • The successful candidate will have experience in data management, ideally in an analytics environment.


Harley-Davidson is an equal opportunity employer that continues to build a culture of inclusion, belonging and equity through our commitment to attracting and retaining diverse talent from all backgrounds, without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law. We believe in fairness and providing a level playing field for all. We foster a culture that thrives on diverse perspectives and contributions to ignite the creativity and innovation to fuel our business and enhance the employee and customer experience.


We offer an inclusive compensation package for all full-time salaried employees including, but not limited to, annual bonus programs, health insurance benefits, a 401k program, onsite fitness centers and employee stores, employee discounts on products and accessories, and more. Learn more about Harley-Davidson here.


Applicants must be currently authorized to work in the United States.


Direct Reports: No 
Travel Required: 0 - 10% 
Visa Sponsorship: This position is not eligible for visa sponsorship 
Relocation: This position is not eligible for relocation assistance 





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