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Data Analyst


Valley View, OH, US

Auto req ID: 2717 
Title: Data Analyst 
Job Function: Information Technology 
Company: Harley-Davidson Motor Company 
Full or Part-Time: Full Time 
Shift: SHIFT1 


We are paving more roads to Harley-Davidson by developing exhilarating new products, creating broader access to our iconic brand, and building a stronger dealer network. We can’t do it without the best and brightest. Step one of this strategic acceleration is adding talent who can blow the doors wide open with innovation and creativity while staying true to the Harley-Davidson brand and legacy. We are focused on the next 115 years. Are you in?


Located in Valley View, Ohio, Harley-Davidson Dealer Systems (HDDS) provides dealer management software, computer hardware, training and support for the Harley-Davidson dealer network.  Join our team as a Data Analyst.

Job Summary

The Data Analyst is responsible for ensuring that the customers’ data is properly prepared for use in any of the provided applications. This includes but is not limited to preparing new dealers for using applications, managing the setup and conversion of dealers migrating from competitive systems, and special data readiness tasks as may be required to satisfy the needs of our dealer customers. The incumbent will identify opportunities for improving the quality and efficiency of data readiness and data conversions and will train resources in the onsite conversion, configuration, and provide customer assistance as needed by phone, remotely by computer, in person via classroom/ workshop settings, and in the field at customer sites as needed. This position participates in the data readiness, configuration and conversion processes, and documentation used to convert dealers to any of the H-D Retail Systems products

Job Responsibilities
  • Contributes to the development of the pre-work and data readiness processes for dealer system upgrades and conversions.
  • Participates in the process of conversion data mapping into Harley-Davidson Retail System products.
  • Provides data readiness services for facilitating conversions from competitive systems to any of the Harley-Davidson Retail Systems products.
  • Prepares and references documentation for data readiness, configuration, and data conversion for the various types of Harley-Davidson Retail Systems conversions and system implementations.
  • Identifies and implements improvements to data readiness, configuration, and data conversion
  • Responds to data issues pertaining to configuration, conversions, and system implementations
  • Communicates data problems to Senior Data Readiness Specialist and/or Conversion Manager.
  • Participates in cross functional teams for knowledge sharing, to develop better services and develop the processes for the deployment of new products and services as they relate to data readiness and Harley-Davidson Retail System products.
Education Requirements
Bachelor's Degree Preferred
Education Specifications


Experience Requirements


  • Typically requires a minimum of 3 years of related experience.
  • Minimum 3 years of experience maintaining processes related to data readiness, conversions, accounting data setups, and systems installations.
  • 1-3 years of SQL or Access Database required
  • 1-3 years of Excel required
  • ETL (Extract Transform Load) experience a plus
  • Strong attention to detail and quality of data research and readiness
  • Demonstrated customer service focus


  • Excellent interpersonal skills to interact with all areas

At Harley-Davidson it is not just about the degree you have or what you know. You must also exhibit and demonstrate our valued behaviors in everything you do:

  • Be accountable
  • Model Integrity
  • Value Individuality and Diversity
  • Inspire Teamwork
  • Encourage Creativity


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. We believe that employees do their best work when they are free to be themselves. This means our dress code is relaxed, and all types of work styles are welcomed.


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 eligible for domestic relocation assistance (within posted country) 

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland

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