Business Systems Analyst

Information Technology
Posted: 10/04/2019
Full Time
Chicago, IL
We are looking for a Business Systems Analyst to come join our Chicago office. Come join us on this exciting new opportunity for a brand new role supporting our full-service provider of capital and leveraged finance solutions business line.

This position is responsible for working with various departments to identify business application requirements, evaluate solutions and use project-management methodologies to design, implement, document, test and support the application systems for this financial services business. The role will be positioned within the business, in Chicago, IL, and report to as well as liaise with the IT administrator & services group in Los Angeles.  To succeed in this role, you must be highly motivated and customer service oriented.  You should have a technical and analytical background and way of thinking while also being able to explain difficult concepts to non-technical users. 
  • Serve as the primary business analyst and application administrator for the business line
  • Act as a liaison between the Business and Technology to identify and implement application systems supporting various departments
  • Analyze and define requirements and recommend solutions for business applications to the stakeholders based on input from the users
  • Perform detailed end-to-end business process analysis and document core system processes and related applications
  • Document specific business application software requirements for complex and changing business needs
  • Support and manage business line financial systems and other applications.  This includes, but is not limited to, design, testing, implementation, documentation, user training/support and maintenance of new and existing applications
  • Perform/monitor user permissions for applications
  • Coordinate with developers to implement a solution or produce custom reports for end users
  • Stay up-to-date on the latest process and IT advancements to automate and modernize systems
  • Conduct meetings and presentations to share ideas and findings
  • Effectively communicate your insights and plans to cross-functional team members and management
  • Gather critical information from meetings with various stakeholders and produce useful reports
  • Manage projects, develop project plans, and monitor performance
  • Monitor deliverables and ensure timely completion of projects
  • Responsible for vendor management including, but not limited to, evaluation, selection, oversight of work deliverables, budget and expense management
  • EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS: (including certification, licenses, etc.)
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or related discipline
  • Five or more years’ experience in business systems application analysis, preferably in the financial industry in an investment or banking environment
  • Two years of experience with administration of Everest, Wall Street Office, Dynamics, and/or Blackline
  • Excellent documentation skills
  • Demonstrated knowledge of Debt Investment – Credit Shop/Loan Shop
  • Financial Industry Experience Required
  • Experience with the following applications supporting a capital finance business:  Everest, Wall Street Office, Dynamics, Blackline
  • Demonstrated understanding of Project Management Methodology (PMM) fundamentals and business process analysis
  • Demonstrated working knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server or similar enterprise databases and ability to query enterprise databases using SQL
  • CIM does not accept unsolicited resumes from Agencies.  Any unsolicited resumes received from Agencies will be considered property of CIM and no fees will be due or paid.  If you wish to become an approved Agency with CIM or any of its Affiliates, please contact a member of the CIM Talent Acquisition Team.