Business Systems Analyst – Full Time

TITLE
Business Systems Analyst (Workday)

TYPE
Full-time

INDUSTRY
Financial Services / Investment

LOCATION
Boston

WORK MODEL
Hybrid – 2 to 3 days from home – rest onsite.

COMPENSATION
Competitive – Base + Bonus + Profit Sharing + Excellent Benefits

SUMMARY
The person will participate at various levels in all technology-related initiatives from inception to implementation & support. Through in-depth knowledge of the business, this position will document business processes, develop needs analysis, document functional & technical specifications, perform system & user acceptance testing, and effectively communicate specific financial concepts to development & testing staff.

RESPONSIBILITIES
Provide ongoing evaluations of technology solutions and capabilities to ensure alignment with business objectives. Identify areas of risk, while monitoring the current environment, potential improvement areas, and the financial implications of those decisions
Gather, validate, document, and facilitate implementation of business requirements for technology initiatives (includes business/data requirements, data flows, data modeling, workflow context and design, and user interface designs)
Participate in user acceptance testing and support system training/documentation
Responsible for project leadership and project reporting standards
Form strong working relationships with internal users – both business and technical
Ability to balance responsibilities related to production support and project tasks simultaneously
Create documentation in support of business and technology requests
Act as liaison between business users and development resources to facilitate large and small-scale changes and complex problem solving

TECHNOLOGY EXPERIENCE

  • Prior experience in Workday Required
  • Workday Integration (Studio & EIB) experience a Must
  • Competent in taking details from elicitation sessions and delivering requirements documentation
  • Intermediate skill in managing business requirements through the development lifecycle
  • Competent in developing workflow and functional Use Cases
  • Ability to analyze business and user needs
  • Familiarity with technology architectures and concepts: cloud computing, web interfaces, and relational databases
  • Experience in cloud systems integration or using iPaas solutions (Workato, Jitterbit, Mulesoft) a plus
  • Experience writing SQL a plus
  • Experience with Tableau or other analytics platforms a plus
  • Experience with basic scripting using Python or VBA a plus

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Bachelor’s degree in computer science or management information systems
  • 2+ years’ experience working directly with the business, supporting corporate applications
  • Must be analytical and detail-oriented yet, able to conceptualize end-state solutions
  • Strong facilitation and organization skills
  • Ability to work with a large, functionally diverse, and informed user base that demands high-quality applications
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Self-motivated and willing to work in an energetic, fast-paced team environment
  • Must be able to work on multiple initiatives simultaneously and prioritize assignments to deliver quality work in a timely manner
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

To apply for this job email your details to tanya@samawds.com