The future of banking is here! The Banking Transformation team is building the next generation of banking technology at Zions Bancorporation. We are responsible for a series of large projects to enhance business capabilities to deliver and sustain our growth. This exciting opportunity will set the stage for creative banking solutions for our customers.
Zions Bancorporation is seeking an experienced Business Information Analyst with solid Agile experience to work as a member of the Future Core Program team in Salt Lake City,Utah,facilitating the flow of business and technical requirements to the development and test teams,whilst maintaining an end-to-end view of the solution architecture and driving the right architectural outcomes in a planned,incremental and iterative fashion.
+ Serve as a technical analyst responsible for integrating various software applications with the backend servicing systems
+ Serve as a lead systems analyst in the development team to plan,coordinate,analyze,design,document and implement application integrations efforts to meet current and future needs
+ Facilitate conversations with the business and technical support teams to document capability needs and outcomes
+ Manage the flow of user requirements from the product backlog to the planning meetings,providing a joined-up overall view of the solution requirements at a detailed level.
+ Work with the Product Owner to maintain the product backlog,assist in adding,removing,estimating and prioritizing work.
+ Help specify acceptance criteria and facilitate the translation of those criteria into test cases with the test team.
+ Prepare and co-ordinate the required materials to facilitate successful backlog prioritization and planning meetings.
+ Provide leadership to project teams in identifying root cause of issues and directing troubleshooting efforts
+ Develop solution architecture models and documentation (key project deliverables) and/or oversee and approve the creation of necessary documentation. Specifications to be testable,measurable and definitive.
+ Orchestrate overall technical activities including design reviews,defect resolution processes across project teams.
+ Collaborate with the broader architecture community to ensure alignment with IT strategies and standards.
+ Evaluate business unit and IT decisions to ensure they are in the best interest of customers and company goals and escalate as needed.
+ Provide inputs to executive level presentations for project stakeholders.
+ Work with third party vendors as part of tendering processes and assist with specifying and managing deliverables.
Required Knowledge and Experience
+ 3+ years' experience supporting an online banking application as a business / technical analyst or as a developer
+ Strong systems analysis background,with at least 3 years spent working with agile methodologies
+ Demonstrable experience working in a highly collaborative environment,with focus towards delivering real business results.
+ Hands on experience with application development,architecture and software maintenance.
+ Experienced in enterprise application integration,middleware technologies,database technologies and backend interfaces
+ Excellent communication skills,both written and spoken evidenced by the ability to communicate across all levels of an organization
+ Excellent interpersonal and leadership skills - lead,collaborate,facilitate,and negotiate as necessary
+ Proficiency in Microsoft Word,Excel,Visio and PowerPoint
+ Demonstrated experience with problem solving outside-the-box to find solutions that mitigate risks/issues,rather than blindly following process
+ Experience in a large-scale IT organization with complex systems environment & infrastructure
+ Highly organized,self-starter requiring minimal supervision
+ Bachelor's degree in a technical field such as Computer Science,Computer Engineering,IT,etc. from an accredited university or equivalent
Desirable Knowledge and Experience
+ Experience working within the financial services industry.
+ Working with 3rd party vendors and specification of deliverables.
+ Hands-on experience working with multi-component,high availability systems and enterprise applications
+ Proficiency in Microsoft ADO,IBM Rational (or similar)
A combination of education and experience may meet requirements.
At Zions Bancorporation,we need team members who can get the job done and do it with enthusiasm. As a company,we are always striving to make the business better so we can make our customer's lives easier. Are you passionate about making a difference for people in your community? As a corporation comprised of community banks,we need people like you,who can make positive change.
Zions Bancorporation's Enterprise Technology and Operations (ETO) team is transforming what it means to work for a financial institution. We operate in a fast-paced,information-driven environment,which means we need people who bring diverse experiences,perspectives,and expertise to meet the ever-changing demands of a technology-driven world. We are grounded in the belief that "improving the work is the work" as we drive to create simple,easy,and fast solutions for our customers. Your ability to adapt,learn,and innovate helps increase revenue,reduce operational costs,and mitigates risk.
ETO provides opportunities for you to own your career growth through Diversity,Equity,and Inclusion,Women in Technology,and Workforce of the Future initiatives that allow you to network across the organization,volunteer in our community,and build your technical and soft skills. Together we are building a culture that values diversity and creates a space of belonging for all our team members. We believe that investing in your success is an investment in our customers and our business. Our people are what sets us apart and make us great.
Zions is full of people just like you who share the same values and work ethic. Our diverse workforce offers endless opportunities to expand your skills and gain valuable experience that will help you advance your career. Let's talk about how we can help one another succeed.
Req ID: 053985
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