Western Union Senior Analyst, Systems in Montvale, New Jersey

Job Title: Senior Analyst, Systems

Requisition #: 1900645

Does playing a critical role in a very talented systems team sound exciting to you? How about working for a global fintech company that has all the newest technologies?

We’re seeking Senior Systems Analyst,based in our Montvale, New Jersey office .In this role, you will be an instrumental part of a growing and all-encompassing systems team.

Sound interesting? Here are some specifics:

Perform clarification activities:

  • Ensure that business requirements and problemsare properly understood, translated, documented and communicated.

  • Liaising with internal & externalstakeholders such as business users, regulators, auditors, federal bodies,business analysts, architects, solution teams etc.

  • Translate, analyze and document clientrequirements into highly specified project briefs and system requirements forthe selection, implementation, integration, and support of the enterpriseinformation systems.

Guide junior associates and SA teams to do abovetasks Perform System analysis and design activities:

  • Ensure that the requirement analysis and systemsolutions are proper and are meeting organization's goals and standards.

  • Analyzing organizations systems and businessmodels, and identify potential solutions for client requirements or problems.Where potential solutions include (but are not limited to): enhancements toexisting systems, development of new systems, designing user interfaces,designing databases, data flows, data dictionaries, alternative or newworkflows, hardware or technology upgrade.

  • Documenting and communicating solution approachby using suitable tools, techniques, templates and diagrams.

Collaborate in testing and quality assurance :

  • Review testing strategy and scenarios, andrecommend changes.

  • Communicate with vendors, end-users, softwaredevelopers, testers, network and server administrators, to ensure qualityassurance, program logic or data processing.

Other organization level duties andresponsibilities

  • Maintain technical documentation, the datadictionary of all systems at organization level to support audits, research andknowledge sharing.

  • Compile and maintain an inventory of all softwareand system assets, and corresponding contracts and agreements.

What you will need to succeed:

Minimum Educational & ExperienceRequirements:

  • 5 to 8 years of working experience as SystemsAnalyst or Business Analyst.

  • Preferredif the work experience was in Financial Industry.

  • Knowledge of Financial Industry, Compliance, AMLand KYC is preferred.

Education Degree/Certification

  • Bachelor’s degree or above in technical subjectssuch as computers, electronics or engineering

  • Good knowledge of IT industry processes andpractices

  • Good hands on experience in using MS powerpoint,excel, word

  • Good knowledge of SQL, data querying and dataanalytical skills

  • Hands on experience in process tools such asJIRA, RALLY etc

  • Good presentation, analytical, communication andleadership skills

What will make you stand out:

  • Knowledge of Financial Industry, Compliance, AMLand KYC is preferred.

  • Expert SQL knowledge

What’s in it for you?

  • Competitive global pay and benefits

  • Unparalleled experience as part of one of themost advanced compliance teams in the world, with opportunities to buildvaluable skills and grow your career

  • Diverse, global team with colleagues in over50 countrie s.

What it’s like here:

Western Union (WU) is a company on the move! We believe that when money moves, better things can happen. From small businesses and global corporations, to families near and far, or NGO’s in the most remote communities on Earth, WU helps people and business move money globally. We have a rich legacy of innovation, and are continuing to develop new and more convenient ways for our customers to send and receive money through digital, mobile and retail channels. We have a combined digital and retail network that spans over 200 countries and territories. Some companies specialize in cash-based retail money transfer and others play only in digital. We are leaders in both!

Being on the Western Union team means being tenacious and goal-oriented. It means taking risks and quickly finding the path to success. It means having integrity, and finding ways to make things work. It means thriving as part of a diverse, global team of over 10,000 people who are committed to moving money forbetter . It means being driven to win, and to do work that makes a difference… on a global stage. Sound like you? Apply now!

Inclusion and diversity are fundamental to our culture and success. Achieving our common vision depends on people with diverse backgrounds working together. Who knows; your unique point of view could be the key to our next groundbreaking idea. We’d love to explore that possibility!

Western Union is proud to be an Equal Opportunity-Affirmative Action Employer.We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy or related medical conditions), national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status or another protected category.

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