The primary function of an IT Business Systems Analyst is to flush out and translate general business requirements from the intent owners into technical requirements for the development teams, and Data Architects to consume. They should understand the business reporting, analytics, and data mining requirements. This role is expected to become a subject matter expert on the products and systems they support and the data processes in which they were derived.
Duties and Responsibilities Learn systems, processes, tables and business rules for the product supported Be able to independently determine system behavior by following the data trail via SQL queries Assist in defining table relationships and mapping Perform ad-hoc data mining Troubleshoot defects
Business Rules Analysis Translate business requirements into documented technical requirements Review solutions for missed requirements Think through potential scenarios and use cases to ensure comprehensive solution Proactively help define potential reporting/data analytics requirements Create/Maintain rules library and other pertinent documentation
Project Execution Works closely with Project Manager in all aspects of solution and acts as primary Back-up to PM when unavailable. Communicate requirement to developers and QA both orally and in writing, so they fully understand the intent and act as a primary source to get their questions quickly answered Help execute test cases if necessary and smoke test implementations Must understand Software Development Life Cycle
Qualifications: SQL Ability to pull ad-hoc data Visio Ability to create process flows Able to understand business and technical terminology Ability to read schema and flat file formats Understand table relationship within databases and across other DBs/Servers Computer Science or Engineering degree preferred Auto finance experience highly preferred Prior financial services experience preferred in lieu of Auto Finance Experience supporting data warehouse projects in a SQL Server environment Experience with Agile Scrum preferred
Problem Solving Demonstrates strong problem solving capabilities Takes high-level business objectives and creatively comes up with technical solutions to satisfy the business intent Willing and able to overcome challenges and roadblocks to enable the business to meets its goals
Communication Comfortable communicating with all audiences from highly technical engineers to non-technical executives in both written and verbal channels Actively listens to customers and teams Strong documenting skills to capture all requirements Builds good relationships with other departments
Ownership Cares about the quality of the product systems and the success of the organization Expresses opinion on solutions and does not allow bad solutions High sense of urgency to meet commitments Will go outside of primary role if needed to help drive success
Continuous Learning Proactively takes steps to learn and build on relevant knowledge base Learn supporting function and becomes a subject matter expert on systems and process and how the interface with other systems
Flagship Credit Acceptance LLC (\"Flagship\"), headquartered in Chadds Ford, Pennsylvania with offices in Irving, Texas, Phoenix, Arizona, Irvine, California and Indianapolis, Indiana, helps credit-challenged auto shoppers secure financing through partnerships with primarily franchised auto dealers and through its direct lending site, CarFinance.com. Flagship Credit has successfully grown its portfolio to $2.9 billion in managed receivables. The Company currently purchases indirect auto contracts from a nationwide network of over 9,400 dealers and originates direct to consumers in 46 states.
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