Teradata Financial Force Business Analyst - ITS in San Diego, California
Financial Force Business Analyst - ITS
As a Financial Force Business
Analyst at Teradata, you will lead the functional definition of complex,
multi-disciplinary projects related to the Financial Force platform. Teradata’s
projects, like our users, span the globe and require Business Analysts to keep
the big picture in focus. Relationships are crucial to our success and yours.
You will navigate the organizations numerous product areas, build strong
relationships with end users, stakeholders and the technical development team. Your
responsibilities will include developing processes, identifying system needs and
defining changes to be made to the Financial Force application. An excellent
understanding of Financial Force and consulting fundamentals is essential.
Your projects will often
span functional areas and time zones and it's your job to define solutions that
support each of their needs. You will be a member of the IT Development team
reporting to the IT Manager of the Force platform. You will be responsible for
the definition and implementation of one or more complex and highly visible Force
projects by coordinating a cross functional group of individuals with different
skills who have been assembled for the project.
Essential Duties &Responsibilities:
- Conducts business process analyses, needs
assessments, and preliminary cost/benefits analyses to align information
technology solutions with business initiatives.
- Lead the business through the
creation/definition of user stories that represent end user requirements
- Works with business users to define and analyze
problems and align the most suitable technical, application, or configuration
- Interact and work effectively with diverse
technical and non-technical groups spanning all organizational levels.
system test plans and system tests modules before implementation.
reviews and delivers end-user documentation (user guide, process flow charts, training
materials) and training for accuracy.
- Understand capabilities that exist in the
- Manage scope through change requests. Assess
impact to scope, schedule and communicate with key stakeholders
- Strong organizational skills with an attention
to detail and a proven ability to handle multiple priorities
- Self-starter with ability to conceive of and
accept responsibility for projects and see them through to completion
- Bachelor’s degree in MIS,
software engineering, business or equivalent required
- Minimum 3 years in an
analyst role deploying and supporting a Force implementation
- Minimum 3 years in a
Business Analyst role with a proven track record managing projects to
- Strong team management
skills, able to instill passion, loyalty, and commitment among team members at
- High degree of
professional confidence and credibility with an effective presence, strong
written and verbal communication skills, able to communicate technical concepts
and plans at all levels
- Strong problem solving,
priority setting, facilitation, multi-tasking, analytical, and collaboration
- Ability to consider
upstream and downstream process impacts and implications.
- Strong understanding of
project methodologies including Waterfall and Agile.
- Experience facilitating
cross-functional business process analysis and design
This position is in San Diego, CA and may require up to 10%
Primary Location: Americas-United States-California-San Diego
Organization: IT Services
Req ID: 174270