TIAA Lead Business System Analyst in Raleigh, North Carolina
Lead Business Systems Analyst
The Lead Business System Analyst oversees the analysis of business and information needs in order to design optimal systems solutions. Working with limited oversight, this job reviews that designed system solutions are appropriate for business needs and consistent with the overall design of the organization's information systems architecture. This job is responsible for managing large projects and processes, while also coordinating efforts among the Business Systems team.
Key Responsibilities and Duties
Provides solutions for IT and business management concerning the application of technology to business opportunities, planning and implementation of cross-functional applications.
Monitors feedback on the use of business applications, enhancing system productivity as needed.
Translates business requirements into application requirements, while working with all members of the team to execute the application successfully.
Reviews cost estimates of various system solutions and reviews project plans to provide input into decisions about prioritizing projects and allocating IT resources.
Monitors the efficiency and effectiveness of application operations and troubleshooting problems, as necessary.
Coaches and sometimes delegates work to lower level professionals.
5 Years Required; 7 Years Preferred
University (Degree), Preferred
Additional Education Requirements
- Bachelor's Degree
- Physical Requirements: Sedentary Work
- University (Degree)
7 years of business analyst experience within IT
3+ years of experience in financial systems within the retirement, banking, securities and/or brokerage industry. Experience in Institutional retirement is highly preferred
Functional expertise in transaction and/or web-based business applications
Proficient in creating conceptual modeling deliverables such as wireframes, process models, and other diagrams to facilitate system design and compel client understanding
Experience leading and negotiating business solutions through collaborative discussions with business and IT partners
Proficient in writing and grooming user stories in Agile environment
Functional expertise with Retirement Recordkeeping or Annuity applications is preferred
SAFE Agile and Behavioral driven or Test Driven process knowledge and experience are preferred but not mandatory
Experience with requirements collaboration tools such as JIRA and JIRA Align
Solid analytical and problem-solving skills, especially in a cross functional environment
Strong team-oriented interpersonal skills and the ability to effectively interface, both written and verbally, with a wide variety of people
Potential Salary: $135,100.00 USD
Actual base salary may vary based upon, but not limited to, relevant experience, time in role, base salary of internal peers, prior performance, business sector, and geographic location. In addition to base salary, the competitive compensation package may include, depending on the role, participation in an incentive program linked to performance (for example, annual discretionary incentive programs, non-annual sales incentive plans, or other non-annual incentive plans).
TIAA is the leading provider of financial services in the academic, research, medical, cultural and government fields. We offer a wide range of financial solutions, including investing, banking, advice and education, and retirement services.
TIAA requires all U.S. employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 and provide documentation of full vaccination, unless you qualify for an accommodation as determined by TIAA consistent with applicable law.
Benefits and Total Rewards
The organization is committed to making financial well-being possible for its clients, and is equally committed to the well-being of our associates. That’s why we offer a comprehensive Total Rewards package designed to make a positive difference in the lives of our associates and their loved ones. Our benefits include a superior retirement program and highly competitive health, wellness and work life offerings that can help you achieve and maintain your best possible physical, emotional and financial well-being. To learn more about your benefits, please review our Benefits Summary (https://www.tiaa.org/public/pdf/benefits-at-a-glance.pdf) .
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TIAA started out over 100 years ago to help ensure teachers could retire with dignity. Today, many people who work at not-for-profits rely on our wide range of financial products and services to support and strengthen their financial well-being.