IBM Royalty Management Systems Mid Level Business Analyst (Financial) in SOUTHBURY, Connecticut
IBM is seeking an enthusiastic Business/ Systems Analyst to join a DevOps squad in the Finance Systems Organization which manages IBM's Royalty Management Applications. Top candidates should demonstrate the following key characteristics for success: creativity, intellectual curiosity, passion for helping others, problem solving, appreciation for professionalism and excellence in execution.
Responsibilities include analyzing business needs, working with IT professionals to translate business requirements into IT solutions, and testing to validate the quality of these solutions. In addition you will work with other analysts, and assist in other areas such as coordination of dependencies, management of test schedules, and ensuring quality standards and controls compliance.
The team is located in Southbury CT
No remote opportunities exist
Will consider relocation for candidates with the right skills/experience
Must have the ability to work in the US without current/future need for IBM sponsorship
Using Agile Practices and IBM Design Thinking to drive customer success is a key component of how we work. We strive to deliver holistic product experiences and tackle new and exciting challenges related to system development and integration.
What you’ll do:
Provide expertise in analysis, requirements gathering, design, coordination, testing and support technical solutions for the IBM Financial System organization
Collaborate with financial reporting and IT teams to develop initiatives and strategies that optimize costs and improve internal and external reporting
Develop methodology documents based on self initiated interviews, diagrams, surveys and workflow analysis
Develop and maintain a strong working relationships with business and technical members of the team
Actively participate in the Agile and Design Thinking processes
Create detailed plans for execution and implementation of new processes and be a visionary for the creation of new IT Systems to support the new business processes
Relentless focus on quality and continuous improvement
Perform root cause analysis of process issues
Collaborate with financial reporting and IT teams to develop initiatives and strategies that optimize costs and improve internal and external reporting.
Successful candidates will have the following work habits
Partner with the Technical Lead and the IT Architect to design a world class solution
Collaborate with multiple levels of IT and Business management and partner across multiple IT Teams and systems. Have a strong desire and ability to learn new skills and absorb professional knowledge quickly
Strong analytical, good problem solving skills
Requires demonstrated communication and customer interfacing skills
Work effectively in an open environment where creativity and collaboration are welcome and encouraged
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
5+ years Business/Systems Analyst Experience
Demonstrated aptitude for analytics
Exceptional analytical and quantitative problem-solving skills
Data Analytics including knowledge of SQL, Cognos , R or SPSS
Knowledge of Financial Systems
Business Process Modelling
Preferred Tech and Prof Experience
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.