Business Systems Analyst / Associate Business Systems Analyst

Date: Feb 8, 2019

Location: St Paul, MN, US, 55101

Company: GreenStone Farm Credit Services

About Us...

GreenStone Farm Credit Services is an $8.5 billion financial services institution with over 550 employees in 36 locations throughout Michigan and northeast Wisconsin.  GreenStone provides short term and long term credit to our customers, as well as a variety of other products and services, such as crop insurance, life and disability insurance, accounting services, tax planning and preparation, and appraisals


Position Description...

The purpose of this position is to work within a team to provide information technology solutions to support business processes.  The incumbent will also be responsible for a variety of analysis functions including business and technical requirements solicitation, technical design, meeting facilitation, and software testing. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Conduct interviews to gather user requirements via workshops, questionnaires, surveys, site visits, workflows, use cases scenarios, and other methods.
  • Consult with customers, colleagues, management and departments regarding a wide variety of technology capabilities affecting project and business needs.
  • Review purchased solutions to ensure features and functions meet requirements.
  • Participate in the selection of any requirements documentation software solutions that the organization may opt to use.
  • Research, review, and analyze the effectiveness and efficiency of existing processes/systems and document findings and suggestions.
  • Develop, utilize and maintain standard templates to accurately and concisely write requirements specifications
  • Assist with facilitating meetings and demos with users to gather requirements and demonstrate progress toward goals. 
  • Create detailed, consistent, and easy to understand systems requirements documentation for various audiences including, but not limited to, process flows, use cases, data dictionaries, security matrices, screen mocks, training materials, release documentation, etc.
  • Provides time estimates for the effort anticipated to complete project tasks for each project plan.
  • Execute testing from assigned work, use cases or from existing test plans for system changes, defects or enhancements 
  • Create and store clear, concise documentation for all issues logged and for test results
  • Develop a working proficiency with all products assigned


Position Requirements...

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology or related field.
  • Previous experiences in an analyst role or in an IT environment
  • Strong interpersonal skills to work with users in complex problem solving and troubleshooting.
  • Strong written, oral and listening skills.
  • Capable of understanding and communicating diverse business requirements.
  • Have excellent analytical skills in understanding complex data relationships.
  • Possess understanding in the areas of application development and system design. 


Here's What We Can Offer You...

GreenStone has an outstanding Total Rewards package, which includes, but is not limited to:

  • Salary commensurate with experience
  • 15 vacation days, 12 sick days, and 10 paid holidays per year
  • 401(k) plan – up to a 9% employer contribution/match
  • Medical, Dental, Vision, STD, LTD, Life/AD&D benefits, etc.
  • $100/year Logo Wear allowance
  • $400/year Wellness Subsidy/Reimbursement & wellness programs


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