1+ months

Manager Business Analyst - P209086

Riverwoods, IL 60015
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\u003Cp\u003EAt Discover, be part of a culture where diversity, teamwork and collaboration reign. Join a company that is just as employee-focused as it is on its customers and is consistently awarded for both. \u003Cstrong\u003EWe\u0027re all about people, and our employees are why Discover is a great place to work. \u003C/strong\u003EBe the reason we help millions of consumers build a brighter financial future and achieve yours along the way with a rewarding career.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EHandles multiple projects with conflicting deadlines. Works in a cross-functional environment, understand business and technical processes, create and implement project plans, and provide full testing support including but not limited to creation of test plans, test cases and execution in a high pressure environment with emphasis towards complete Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC). Responsible for managing a staff of individuals and projects.\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E\u003Cstrong\u003EResponsibilities\u003C/strong\u003E\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDefine project scope, plans, goals and deliverables that support business goals in collaboration with Business Technology (BT), management and stakeholders.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003ECommunicate and manage project expectations to team members and stakeholders in a timely and clear fashion.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EMentor and supervise project team members, to influence them in taking positive action and accountability for their assigned work.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EDefine project success criteria and disseminate them to involved parties throughout project life cycle.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EImprove the project portfolio management, and provide tracking and reporting.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EImplement project management processes, methods, tools, guidelines and standards in order establish a stable framework that supports all project teams and stakeholders to improve the probability of successful project delivery.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E \u003Cp\u003EMinimum Qualifications\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EAt a minimum, here\u0027s what we need from you:\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003EBachelor\u0027s Degree in Business, Engineering, Project Management, or Information Technology\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003E6\u002B years of experience in business analysis, project management, technology or related.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EIn lieu, 10\u002B years business analysis, project management, technology or related.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E\u003Cp\u003EPreferred Qualifications\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003EIf we had our say, we\u0027d also look for:\u003C/p\u003E\u003Cul\u003E\u003Cli\u003E2\u002B years of experience in people management\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EManage resources with ability to Negotiate and Influence cross functional teams.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EKnowledge and experience in implementation of projects using Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) methodologies including waterfall, Agile, Scrum, etc.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EHighly proficient in SDLC documentation, Quality Center, MS Office.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EKnowledge in testing methodology and creating test cases, test plans and test execution.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EAdapt to shifting priorities, demands and timelines through analytical and problem-solving capabilities.\u003C/li\u003E\u003Cli\u003EStrong project orientation with excellent team involvement, business/BT coordination and good written and verbal communication skills.\u003C/li\u003E\u003C/ul\u003E \u003C/p\u003E\u003Cp\u003E #LI-DK1 \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cp\u003E 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 \u0026 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. \u003C/p\u003E \u003Cbr\u003E\u003Cbr\u003E



  • Banking / Finance
Posted: 2019-11-06 Expires: 2019-12-12

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