Transamerica Senior Business Systems Analyst in Plano, Texas
Job FamilyBusiness Systems
Job Description SummaryFacilitate the business analysis process to identify business requirements for system solutions or improved processes that will increase efficiency and overall productivity.Job Description
Conduct business process analysis and needs assessments in an effort to align IT solutions with business initiatives.
Prepares “as is” and “current state” documentation in written and graphical form (flows).
Use Business Process Modeling techniques and tools to create business process models.
Lead effort to develop new or revised processes or procedures in lieu of system development.
Facilitates the elicitation of business and systems requirements.
Analyze business unit requests and understand business requirements. Work with various technical staff members to determine possible solutions and communicate business and system impacts to IT and Operations staff.
Prepare documentation for business and system requirements in various formats.
Works on project teams that are developing or modifying highly complex information systems. Includes analysis and documentation of business and system requirement and revising existing system logic difficulties as necessary.
Conducts research and analysis to quantify business opportunities and develops formal recommendations to management.
May serve as a participant in the Enterprise Architecture program. This may involve providing input as to how data is created, stored and used (re-used) as it relates to our business processes.
May use project management and program management methodologies to support a systems development methodology to meet project deliverables.
Provide test scenarios or test criteria based on knowledge gained through business and systems analysis. May provide approval or quality check on test plans or test matrix.
Execute test scenarios in a production support or project setting either manually or by utilization of automated testing tools.
Other duties as assigned based on divisional needs.
Conforms with and abides by all regulations, policies, work procedures, instruction, and all safety rules.
Exhibits regular, reliable, punctual and predictable attendance.
Bachelor’s degree or equivalent education/experience, preferably in IT or a business area discipline (i.e. accounting, investments, or marketing). Minimum of 5 or more years of experience in business systems analysis. 2-4 years of industry experience also preferred with emphasis in New Business, Underwriting and Inforce processing a plus. DBA and Mainframe administration system experience (i.e. CyberLife and/or LifePro) preferred. Automated testing tool experience (i.e. QuickTestProfessional) a plus. Two years of experience managing technical projects in a complex environment. Experience with databases and ACORD language also a plus.
Basic knowledge of insurance company operations. Strong organizational and analytical skills with attention to detail. Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills. Ability to accept and manage changing priorities and address issues quickly and professionally.
Job and compensation levels depend upon an applicant’s qualifications including the extent of his/her relevant experience and other job related factors and will be determined by hiring supervisors/managers and HR.
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