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Lead Business Analyst - P210204

Riverwoods, IL 60015
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    P210204
\u003Cp\u003EAt Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customers and is consistently awarded for both. \u003Cstrong\u003EWe\u0027re all about people, and our employees are why Discover is a great place to work. \u003C/strong\u003EBe the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career.\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003EWe are looking to add a Lead Business Analyst to our Enterprise Technology team.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EResponsible for formulating system scopes and objectives relative to the business plans and industry requirements. Provides technical guidance concerning the business implications of the application of systems. Provides technical consulting on complex projects. Analyzes business and user needs, documents requirements and translation them into system requirement specifications. Develops project plans, creates test cases, executes and supports tests, creates implementation plans, assigns and reviews work of the team, and coordinates the installation of solutions. Advises and coaches team members.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EResponsibilities\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAdvises and coaches team members.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EImplements quality control procedures and validates production data. Provides technical consulting on data systems. Identifies and analyzes production data issues and proposes solutions.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAnalyses and designs business systems including: diagnosing business needs and related requirement specifications, system development planning, creation and implementation of a test plans, and on-going project oversight. Compares implemented solutions against original specifications and makes necessary adjustments.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EBe the bridge between Data Scientist, Model development and Data Engineering to enable model and strategy development against enterprise data assets.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAnalyze data across multiple platforms to provide insights and recommendations to support enterprise data assets principles.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EGathers data application requirements from Data Scientists and other operational teams to ensure that the business needs will be met.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDesigns transformation logic in source to targets to be implemented by partner Data Engineers.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EPartners with the Data Scientists and Data Engineers throughout the development and testing processes by ensuring that the team understands the parameters and needs of the project.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EUnderstand at a fundamental level our data ingestion and processing frameworks.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EEnhances, optimizes, and automates existing processes through analysis and provides functional specifications.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ETranslates new business requirements into functional specifications and provides them to technology teams.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EImplements quality control procedures and validates production data. Provides technical consulting on data systems. Identifies and analyzes production data issues and proposes solutions.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EMinimum Qualifications\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EAt a minimum, here\u0027s what we need from you:\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EBachelor\u0027s Degree in Project Management, Business, Information Technology, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E8\u002B years of experience in Business Analyst, Project Management, Scrum Master, or related field\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003Cstrong\u003EPreferred Qualifications\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E\u003C/strong\u003EIf we had our say, we\u0027d also look for:\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExperience with Project Management, Scrum Master\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExperience with variety of databases e.g. Teradata, Oracle, Snowflake\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EExperience with data warehouses, marts, business intelligence reports and operational systems\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E3\u002B years ad hoc SQL experience researching data\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EStrong communication skills - ability to talk effectively to business users, data scientists and engineers\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ECandidate to have critical \u0026 analytical thinking mindset, along with certain level of understanding or experience working in a DW environment as a Business Analyst.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ECandidate should be proficient in writing SQL queries to analyze data, profile data sets and able to logically connect data attributes and data assets across the Enterprise.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ECandidates should possess an eye for detail, catch ambiguities in data, and work with the Data Architects to understand Functional requirements, and translate \u0026 document the details, pass them to the Data Engineers and work with them hand in hand throughout the data development life cycle.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EBonus, if the candidates are experienced with Customer, Marketing and Financial domains or have worked on Conceptual \u0026 Logical data modeling within these domains.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E#LI-KE \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cp\u003E The same way we treat our employees is how we treat all applicants - with respect. Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer (EEO is the law). We thrive on diversity \u0026 inclusion. You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in consideration for a career at Discover. \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E

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Posted: 2019-11-07 Expires: 2019-12-12

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