At Northwestern Mutual, we are strong, innovative and growing. We invest in our people. We care and make a positive difference.
As a Business Analyst supporting Reporting Solutions, you will dig deep into operational functions and help define the details of how to drive business results through data. You will work on a cross-functional team of business process owners, engineers, designers and subject matter experts to deliver on outcomes.
Primary Duties & Responsibilities:
Business Expertise: Partners with peer group, business partners and subject matter experts to learn business areas/domains, while continuing to learn and grow knowledge across the enterprise.
Current State, Future State and Gap Analysis: Document and assess current state in a few processes, or single business area / domain. Assist with task-based work items in more complex situations.
Gather Requirements: Responsible for fact-based requirement gathering, including all system, technical and intake requests.
Author design documents: Author design requirements independently with low to medium complexity while participating in some task-based work in higher complexity situations. Assist throughout the development process as needs arise.
Test Plan Review: Assist with coordinating and reviewing test plans for smaller or non-complex efforts. Independently provide execution on testing as needed (UAT, checkouts, etc.)
Project Management: Ability to use project management principles to successfully complete and advance work.
Work with structured data to query and dissect data using tools such as SQL, PowerBI and DB2 via Host Explorer
Knowledge, Skills, Abilities:
Demonstrated ability to learn new technologies such as SQL and PowerBI
Education: Bachelor’s degree
1-3 Years Prior Experience in industry or business (experience in financial operations preferred.)
Knowledge of call center and supporting systems is preferred.
Ability to lean on strong communication skills to influence outcomes while approaching conflict with organizational savviness
Domain expertise via previous internships or similar roles in the past.
Solves problems in straightforward situations; analyzes possible solutions using technical experience, data analytics, judgment and precedent.
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W e are an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, age or status as a protected veteran, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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