Principal Business Analyst - IHM

Last updated 3 days ago
Location:Riverwoods, Illinois

Discover. A brighter future.

With Discover, you’ll have the chance to make a difference at one of the world’s leading digital banking and payments companies. From Day 1, you’ll do meaningful work you’re passionate about, with the support and resources you need for success. We value what makes each employee unique and provide a collaborative, team-based culture that gives everyone an opportunity to shine. Be the reason millions of people find a brighter financial future, while building the future you want, here at Discover.

Job Description

TITLE: Principal Business Analyst

DUTIES: Discover Products Inc. seeks Principal Business Analyst in Riverwoods, IL to identify opportunities to drive strategy and process improvements on. Responsible for analysis and design of business systems. Diagnose need and develop related requirement specifications, perform system development planning, create and implement test plans, oversee on-going projects during the development phase and compare solutions delivered with the original specifications. Enhance, optimize and automate existing processes and ongoing business processes. Lead projects or inter-departmental teams (mentoring to more junior roles). Acts as an intermediary between IT and internal clients. Apply specialized professional knowledge and techniques gained through advanced study to develop solutions, as appropriate, to analytical, commercial, operational, process or technological problems. Promote a risk aware culture, ensure efficient and effective risk and compliance management practices by adhering to required standards and processes.

REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent in Computer Engineering, Financial Mathematics, Economics, Statistics, or a related field and four (4) years of experience in job offered or related position: evaluating, monitoring and testing the business processes and practices including risks, controls and identifying gaps and issues; participating in process management and mapping using MS Visio and Blueworks; participating in operational and financial planning using data analytics in SAS and Excel for expense management, forecasting, and queue management; and utilizing tools including Java, C, C++, SQL, Teradata, Tableau, Actimize and Jira.

QUALIFIED APPLICANTS: Please apply directly through our website for Job ID R3273 by clicking on “Apply Now.” No calls. Equal Opportunity Employer/disability/vet.

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The same way we treat our employees is how we treat all applicants – with respect. Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer (EEO is the law). We thrive on diversity & inclusion. You will be treated fairly throughout our recruiting process and without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status in consideration for a career at Discover.