Job DescriptionGlobal Financial firm has an immediate contract for an experienced Data Analyst
"Data mining, data comparison and forensic analysis.
"Collaborates with the business team and application Subject Matter Experts to review and understand the functional and business processes, to identify and debug issues and/or missed requirements.
"Participates in management reviews, including presenting results of business analysis, summarizing conclusions and recommending course of actions.
"Develop scripts and tools to troubleshoot and identify the root cause of problems.
"Identify and develop technical solutions to meet the business needs.
"Ability to manage and manipulate large sets of data utilizing forensic and data mining tools
"Demonstrated ability to interpret data and assess reasonability
"Proven record of working with financial and performance systems
"Strong analytical and problem solving skills
"Advanced knowledge of Excel and Access
"Ability to concisely present complex information and analysis
"Identification of root cause in partnership with peer groups on remediation of control gaps/failures
"Demonstrates strong oral and written communication skills
"Good understanding of Financial Services industry
"Strong ability to work collaboratively with business and IT staff
"Ability to work effectively and accurately with minimal supervision
"Maintains the highest standards of integrity, respect, and confidentiality
"Experience developing or supporting the OMNIPlus mainframe platform.
"5+ years working with SunGard's Omni DC Recordkeeping System
"5+ years working in the Defined Contribution industry
"Experience working in a mainframe environment, including knowledge of JCL, VSAM, IBM utilities, etc
"Strong proficiency with Omni DC transaction and batch processing
"Proficiency in developing with OmniScript and/or COBOL within a mainframe environment
"2+ years of experience with Oracle, PL/SQL, Stored procedures, analytical queries
"2+ years of experience with IBM InfoSphere Datastage V8 or higher (Manager, Designer, Director) with Oracle or Teradata.
"2+ years of experience in Scheduling the DataStage jobs using the Autosys Scheduling tool
"Bachelor's degree in Computer science, Information Technology, or the equivalent combination of education, training, or work experience.
"Experience working as a business or systems analyst at a senior or specialist level