Business Systems Analyst - Contract-to-hire

Location: Minneapolis, MN
Date Posted: 08-10-2017
Our Minneapolis financial services client is looking for a Business Systems Analyst. In this role, you will be the sole analyst on the reporting workstream for a conversion program, and will work closely with both business and technical partners to execute on end to end project deliverables.

Location: Downtown Minneapolis, MN
Role duration: estimated to be 12 months with potential for extension.

  • Strong BSA experience
  • Financial industry experience
  • Experience with business analysis activities and deliverables (as is process flows, to-be process flows, business and user requirements, data dictionary, business rules, use cases)
  • Proven skills at finding linkages through gap analysis
  • Experience creating detailed documentation
  • Experience with project analysis, methodology and project life cycles
  • Ability to understand and apply technology as it relates to the business
  • Experience planning and leading work efforts
  • Experience with Quality Center
  • Strong working knowledge MS Office Suite, including Visio
  • BETA product knowledge
  • SSRS Reporting experience
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Self starter and can work independently without oversight
  • Ability to build and sustain relationships
  • Document standard operating procedures and process flows for the organization to reference.
  • Gather and maintain data and ensuring accuracy of the data for reporting and analysis.
  • Create reports and determining the appropriate report design for various audiences.
  • Refine reports and models used to conduct analysis effectively.
  • Perform statistical analysis, modeling, and other quantitative techniques in order to answer business questions, assess business issues and/or recommend courses of action to meet business objectives.
  • Perform user acceptance testing and ensuring the test results meet defined criteria in order to meet the business objectives.
  • Act as a liaison between business leaders, staff and utility functions in order to drive knowledge transfer.
  • Provide on-going business and technical support to field reporting for all advisor channels.
  • Adhere to prescribed project methodology to ensure compliance with process.
  • Collaborate and negotiate to define project scope boundaries.
  • Contribute to project plan, detailing analysis tasks in the plan and provide estimates and updates to those tasks to the PM.
  • Lead and facilitate interviews and/or requirements sessions to define, document, and prioritize business and user requirements.
  • Lead and drive business discussions to facilitate decision making.
  • Actively participate in systems requirements and design walkthroughs to ensure understanding and traceability to business needs.
  • Develop the user acceptance test plan, test conditions, test cases and scripts.
  • Execute test plans and test cases on a scheduled and ad hoc basis.
  • Contribute to implementation planning and post-implementation tracking.

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