Business Analyst

Tsr, Inc. Norfolk , VA 23510

Posted 4 months ago

Location: Norfolk, VA

Initial 6-month contract

The requirements & responsibilities for all aspects of this role include (but are not limited to) the following:

  • Analyze, document and make recommendations for changes to existing or new business processes to senior management or external clients

  • Lead short and long-term projects

  • Serve as a liaison with vendors and the technology organization for issues of technology builds or technology support

  • Make decisions on behalf of the business for projects and issues

  • Investigate system related issues and identify solutions with internal teams and vendor

  • Lead the testing of new features/functions

  • Lead process redesign reviews and initiatives

  • May have responsibility for direct client contact

  • Travel possible ? maximum 10%

Day to day responsibilities include (but are not limited to)

  • Project support as assigned working with Project Managers in SME capacity to implement new project requests.

  • Analyze project requests or proposals and make recommendations for changes or enhancements to make more efficient or change to work more effectively with existing code.

  • For issues, initiatives, or process changes, maintain communication lines with all interested parties to keep them informed and to escalate appropriately

  • Work with new clients, technology, and internal teams to establish robust payment methods using industry standards (NACHA, EDI, etc.)

  • Assist clients by identifying and solving payment related issues (file formatting, missing/incorrect data) ? may include navigating TSYS (TS1), SAR reports, databases, and datasets

  • Work with global partners to evaluate best practices, implement global solutions, and provide support as needed

  • Collaborate with Commercial clients to develop and execute technical solutions that are aligned with business strategies

  • Managing a queue of 30+ technical integration projects concurrently

  • Work with internal teams to investigate customer data integrity issues and provide support for resolution if necessary

Main Competencies:

  • Achieving/ Driving Results

  • Superior analytical/creative thinking skills

  • Ability to assess complex processes and deliver practical solutions

  • Ability to lead a group or project to successful completion of goals or directives of management

Leadership:

  • Able to identify areas that need focus, build action plans, and execute them (through delegation if appropriate) with little or no supervision

  • Ability to lead a team to successful completion of that plan with little or no management involvement

  • Self-starter, able to work independently as well as in a team environment. Has a positive outlook and can sustain motivating influence to the team

Planning and Organizing:

  • Must be capable of organizing several complex projects and tasks effectively in order to accomplish goals and meet deadlines

Communication:

  • Able to communicate clearly and concisely (written and spoken communication) in all aspects of the job and with multiple audiences in mind (i.e. staff, management, senior management)

Industry Knowledge:

  • Have a developed working knowledge of the business and the upstream and downstream influences; understanding of the needs of the client
Technological Proficiency/

Knowledge:
  • Develop business requirements for technology solutions, develop UAT scripts, perform testing, launch and train staff on internal system enhancements

  • Learn various aspects of existing systems and technology to help maintain compliance related updates and information related to systems

  • Understanding of payment processes and technology for US and Canada

  • Knowledge of file transmissions and protocols (SFTP, Secure NDM, triggers, etc.)

  • Knowledge of globally accepted transaction file formats (i.e. VCF, CDF, etc.)

Risk Management:

  • Understand and comply with all audit and control policies; Able to identify control gaps and implement new controls as necessary

Shared Responsibilities:

  • Fully understand and implement company values: Responsibility to our clients, to each other and to our franchise

  • Ability to work non-standard business hours as determined by the business needs

Experience Required:

  • Education: Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience

  • 3-5 years of experience in relevant field

  • Proficient in Windows and MS Office Suite

  • Past experience interacting with corporate and government clients, senior management

  • Ability to ascertain the intricacies of complex system to system data mapping

  • 3 years minimum TSYS TS1/TS2 application knowledge and experience (preferred)

  • Knowledge of Mainframe transmission protocols (preferred)

  • Knowledge of accounting practices, such as ledger reconciliation and accounting string set up (preferred)

  • Experience interacting with expense management providers, i.e. Concur (preferred)

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