Our client, a Non-Profit in Washington, DC, is looking to bring on an experience Business Systems Analyst to join their team. The ideal candidate will have 4+ years of business and systems analysis experience, such as functional analysis, requirements gathering, test case/scenario planning, etc. Experience in financial services environments is STRONGLY preferred.
Responsible for the definition and delivery of business process requirements for all business, financial and operational systems critical to the core functions of the Association. This position will assist in the delivery of insurance solutions through process innovation and continuous improvement initiatives by assessing and analyzing the current processes with the ultimate goal of creating more efficient internal practices, to best serve our members
Works closely with business users, technical resources, and developers to provide production support by analyzing system issues or defects, coordinating data fixes, and recommending, implementing, and coordinating solutions
Assists in overall definition of requirements to meet functional business needs for the company; documents existing business processes in order to define current business activities for the development of procedures and models
Coordinates and leads business process analysis meetings in all departments of of the company.
Uses data flow charts to document, define, and analyze current business practices; recommend and implement modifications as needed
Evaluates business functions, formulates and defines systems scope and objectives based on both user needs and a good understanding of applicable business systems and industry requirements
Devises or modifies procedures to solve complex problems considering equipment/systems capacity and limitations, operating time, and form of desired results; such improvements may include hardware, software, or non-technical modifications to achieve maximum effectiveness and efficiency within the company.
Creates and implements business process standards and procedures; evaluates industry wide standards. Develops methods and tools to track and measure results; performs research activities on industry trends, business products; analyze trends and is responsible for tactical and strategic recommendations
Includes analysis of business and user needs, documentation of requirements and application for Standard Operating Procedures, and translation into proper system requirement specifications
Executes requirements management, including planning, collection, analysis, validation, communication and documentation
Bachelor's or Master's degree in business, IT, Systems Engineering, or other related field required.
Must have a minimum of 4 years' experience of applicable business and systems analysis experience, such as functional analysis, requirements gathering, test case/scenario planning, etc.
Demonstrated strength in requirements analysis and documentation skills.
Strong relationship management skills and ability to work independently or as part of a team.
Extensive knowledge of business operations, objectives and strategies as well as business process and information flow.
Understanding of re-engineering approaches with general knowledge of IT concepts, strategies and methodologies.
Experience with process improvement, workflow, benchmarking and/or evaluation of business processes.
Competent to work at the highest technical level of most phases of systems analysis, while considering the business implications of the application of technology to the current and future business environment.
Knowledge of financial services management systems needed, life insurance policy administration systems experience is ideal.
Candidates must have a proven ability to balance multiple projects successfully, and meet deadlines.
Candidates must have excellent written and verbal communication skills, interpersonal skills, and the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with others.
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