Principal Business Analyst - P155268_S4

Discover - Riverwoods, IL

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Responsible for formulating systems scope and objectives relative to the organization's business plan and industry requirements. Provides technical guidance concerning the business implications of the application of various systems. Provides technical consulting on complex projects.


  • Responsible for analysis and design of business systems. Typical steps include diagnosis of need and the development of a related requirement specification, system development planning, creation and implementation of a test plan, ongoing project oversight during the development phase and comparison of the solution delivered with the original specifications.
  • Acts as an intermediary between IT and internal clients. Applies specialized professional knowledge and techniques gained through advanced study to develop solutions, as appropriate, to analytical, commercial, operational, process or technological problems.
  • Enhances, optimizes, and automates existing processes and ongoing business processes.

Minimum Qualifications

At a minimum, here's what we need from you:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Project Management, Business, Information Technology, or related field
  • 4+ years of experience working with the business in software development
  • In lieu of a degree, 6+ years of experience in software development lifecycle-collaborating with business and/or BT coding, designing, testing, project management

Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, among other things, or as a qualified individual with a disability.

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