S&P Global

Business Analyst - Richmond, VA

Data Analyst in Richmond, VA

Posted 2019-02-27
Description

The Team: We are seeking a Business Systems Analyst with project management and business analysis experience to join one of our Agile Scrum teams. This particular team focuses on highly impactful, platform-wide initiatives via a suite of proprietary software tools.


The Impact: We are in search of a highly motivated Business Analyst who is ready to take their career to the next level in a fast growing company. Do you love working on Technical Projects as well as getting in the trenches and working with the team to get the work done? Do you like working with state of the art of technology?


What’s In It for You?

You will be a contributing member of an Agile Scrum team accountable for delivering high quality software to customers
The chance to dig in to complicated technical details surrounding product requirements and specifications
Work with and guide our Product Owners, Software Architects, and others to fill in technical gaps in requirements
Promote a team culture and environment

Responsibilities:

End-to-end specification, development, testing, and release of assigned project deliverables for software development projects.
Utilizing advanced SQL skills to write custom queries, stored procedures and functions.
Participates in the scoping of proposed improvements, and works with Content Managers, Product Managers, or other Project Managers to turn business requirements into actionable developer specifications.
Works to mitigate risk while owning tasks, resources, and changes.
Works independently to provide for data transformation, testing, solving problems, and end-to-end user support needs.
Familiar with a variety of the field’s concepts, practices, and procedures.
Relies on limited experience and discernment to plan and accomplish goals.

What We’re Looking For:

Basic Qualifications:

6-8 years of experience as a business analyst, project manager, systems analyst or similar in a technical environment
Strong SQL skills and familiarity
Ability to clearly bring together and document software requirements
Strong Critical Thinking and analytical skills
Communication skills (present, active listening, ability to build consensus, and support across functions and at all levels)

Preferred Qualifications:

Data analysis experience and solid understanding of structured databases
Experience with SAML
Knowledge of single sign on and access and authorization management
Hands-on experience with coding or technical details
Experience working in large, global teams
Understanding of the financial services industry is a plus
An understanding of Agile methodologies
S&P Global Market Intelligence

At S&P Global Market Intelligence, we know that not all information is important—some of it is vital. Accurate, deep and insightful. We integrate financial and industry data, research and news into tools that help track performance, generate alpha, identify investment ideas, understand competitive and industry dynamics, perform valuation and assess credit risk. Investment professionals, government agencies, corporations and universities globally can gain the intelligence essential to making business and financial decisions with conviction.

S&P Global Market Intelligence is a division of S&P Global (NYSE: SPGI), which provides essential intelligence for individuals, companies and governments to make decisions with confidence. For more information, visit www.spglobal.com/marketintelligence.

To all recruitment agencies: S&P Global does not accept unsolicited agency resumes. Please do not forward such resumes to any S&P Global employee, office location or website. S&P Global will not be responsible for any fees related to such resumes.

S&P Global is an equal opportunity employer committed to making all employment decisions without regard to race/ethnicity, gender, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, color, creed, religion, national origin, age, disability, marital status (including domestic partnerships and civil unions), sexual orientation, military veteran status, unemployment status, or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law. Only electronic job submissions will be considered for employment.

If you need an accommodation during the application process due to a disability, please send an email to: EEO.Compliance@spglobal.com and your request will be forwarded to the appropriate person.

The EEO is the Law.

Poster http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf describes discrimination protections under federal law.

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Company summary

S&P Global is the world’s foremost provider of ratings, benchmarks, and analytics in the global capital and commodity markets.

Perks

Tuition refund program; scholarship program for your children; commuter benefits; various discounts on products and services; gym membership discount.

Tech Stack

AWS, Kubernetes, Ansible, Git, Jenkins, Python, Linux, C/C++, Java, C#, Oracle

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