Thrivent Financial Sr Business Analyst (Remote) in United States
We exist to help people achieve financial clarity. At Thrivent, we believe money is a tool, not a goal. Driven by a higher purpose at our core, we are committed to providing financial advice, investments, insurance, banking and generosity programs to help people make the most of all they’ve been given. At our heart, we are a membership-owned fraternal organization, as well as a holistic financial services organization, dedicated to serving the unique needs of our clients. We focus on their goals and priorities, guiding them toward financial choices that will help them live the life they want today—and tomorrow.
Thrivent is searching for an experienced Senior Business Analyst to support Carrier Operations and Commission business systems.
This role is responsible for providing business analysis support by gathering and documenting functional and non-functional requirements for the development and enhancement of business systems. Support resolution of issues by becoming an expert in systems and processes in manufacturing commissions, and establishing trusted relationships with business stakeholders, IT and vendor partners. Participate in projects that will require managing complex requirements while maintaining alignment with cross organizational goals and ensuring compliance with all applicable laws, rules, and regulations.
*Remote opportunities available.
Job Duties and Responsibilities
Gather and document quality user requirements and create supporting documentation
Manage and successfully deliver moderate to highly complex projects and at times lead and provide direction to others.
Define scope, objectives and requirements on moderate to high complex projects.
Review, analyze and document complex business systems, processes, data, and user needs.
Analyzes and initiates business process and system improvements across data, systems and business areas; sets direction and policy within span of control.
Resolves highly complex issues escalated by the business team using simple, non-technical language. Can also consult with IT Personnel in a more technical manner and other business areas (i.e. Legal and Compliance) to help with resolutions.
Assists in defining, developing, and providing information and analysis to drive and support decision-making for moderately to high complex processes and business operations for internal and external customers.
Required Job Qualifications
Bachelor's degree or equivalent
6-8+ years of experience in the Business System Analyst field or related area
Technical expertise and advanced understanding across many functional areas
Advanced levels of analysis and independence
Advanced working knowledge of systems design process and methodology as well as knowledge / use of systems tools including but not limited to Microsoft Office Suite, and other applications / software as required
Solid understanding of testing tools
Thrivent provides Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) without regard to race, religion, color, sex , gender identity, sexual orientation, pregnancy, national origin, age, disability, marital status, citizenship status, military or veteran status, genetic information, or any other status protected by applicable local, state , or federal law. This policy applies to all employees and job applicants.
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At Thrivent, we believe money is a tool, not a goal. Driven by a higher purpose at our core, we are committed to providing financial advice, investments, insurance, banking and generosity programs to help people make the most of all they’ve been given. At our heart, we are a membership-owned fraternal organization, as well as a holistic financial services organization, dedicated to serving the unique needs of our customers. We focus on their goals and priorities, guiding them toward financial choices that will help them live the life they want today—and tomorrow.
For over 100 years, Thrivent has been helping people build their financial futures and live more generous lives. Today, it’s a Fortune 500 company that offers a full range of expert financial solutions, serving more than 2 million customers, as well as the communities in which they live and work.
Thrivent fosters a diverse workforce to serve our diverse clientele, reflecting a wide range of backgrounds and experiences. If you’re intrigued about our work and the possibility of becoming part of it, we invite you to visit Thrivent.com to learn more. You won’t just build a career; you’ll be part of an organization focused on growing, innovating, and serving.