Charles Schwab Sr. Business Analyst in Austin, Texas


Austin - TX, AUSTINA, 12401 Research Blvd, 78759

Gena Elise Goolsby


We believe that , when done right, investing liberates people to create their own destiny. We are driven by our purpose to champion every client’s goals with passion and integrity. We respect and appreciate the diversity of our employees, our clients, and the communities we serve. We challenge conventions strategically to create value for our clients, our firm and the world. We live and bring to life the concept of ‘own your tomorrow’ every day. We champion our employee strengths, guide their development, and invest in their long-term success. We hire optimistic, results-oriented, curious, innovative, and adaptable people with the desire to help our clients and one another succeed.

As a company, we were established by Chuck at over 40 years ago to champion Main Street over Wall Street, and to help Americans transform themselves from earners to owners. Through advocacy and innovation, we work to make investing more affordable, accessible and understandable for all. As we enter our fifth decade, we are looking for talented, innovative and driven people who believe they can help themselves, and our clients, create a better future.

Our Opportunity:

Our Project Services organization supports Schwab business goals through the delivery of projects spanning technology, operations, business continuity, and offshore management. Our team collaborates across a matrixed organization to deliver business value through efficient, disciplined and predictable project execution of effective solutions to business problems and opportunities.

What you’ll do:

Business Analysts are responsible for understanding and translating the needs of the business with the use of technology. They ensure their deliverables are aligned with business need and requirements, provide advice, and work cross-functionally with the project team. Experience leading different project roles is beneficial for success in this role.

Expectations of the Business Analyst:


  • Business problems, goals and workflows

  • Organizational structure and constraints

  • Solutions to business problems

  • Detailed requirements for both business and technology


  • Process models and pain points

  • Analysis of business processes

  • Requirements

  • Business models

  • Vision (features)

  • Use Cases/User Stories

  • Software Requirements Specifications


  • Requirements management

  • Change management

  • Pain points and problems to be solved

Key Tasks:

  • Identify Use Cases/User Stories

  • Run Use Case discovery workshops

  • Document requirements

  • Analyze requirements and change impacts

What you have:

8+ years of experience as a Business Process Analyst, Systems Analyst, and/or Business Analyst

  • Understand business processes, roles, steps and goals

  • Can identify opportunities for process improvement

  • Understand organizational culture, structure, and constraints

  • Ability to identify and analyze business and technology requirements

  • Manage project requirements across functional groups including traceability and changes

  • Communicates with stakeholders and can identify their needs

  • Coordinates User Acceptance Testing

  • Understand what the business does (i.e. products, goals, services and competitors)

  • Experience in the financial industry is a plus

  • BA/BS degree

What you’ll get:

  • Everyday Wellness: Healthy Rewards, Onsite Fitness Classes, Healthy Choices, Wellness Champions

  • Financial Fitness: 401k Match, Employee Discounts, Personalized advice, Brokerage discounts

  • Work/Life Balance: Sabbatical, New Mothers returning to work Program, Tuition Reimbursement Programs, Time off to volunteer

  • Inclusion: Employee Resource Groups, Commitment to diversity, Strategic partnerships

  • Not just a job, but a career, with an opportunity to do the best work of your life

Learn more about Life@Schwab at" .

Charles Schwab & Co., Inc. is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to diversifying its workforce. All applications are considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, protected veteran status (disabled veterans, recently separated veterans, active duty wartime or campaign badge veterans, Armed Forces service medal veterans), or based on any individual’s status in any group or class protected by applicable federal, state or local law.

Job Specifications

Relocation Offered?: No

Work Schedule: Days

Languages: English - spoken

Current Licenses / Certifications: None

Relevant Work Experience: IT-Management/Technical Project Mgmt-6+ yrs

Position Located In: TX - Austin

Education: BA/BS

Job Type: Full Time

Category:Information Technology

Activation Date: Thursday, April 20, 2017

Expiration Date: Saturday, July 1, 2017

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