Business Analyst - Technical Data Analyst in Owings Mills, MD

$80K - $100K(Ladders Estimates)

T Rowe Price Group, Inc   •  

Owings Mills, MD 21117

Industry: Finance & Insurance

  •  

5 - 7 years

Posted 52 days ago

The Product team of T. Rowe Price's Distribution and Marketing Services team in Owings Mills, MD is seeking a Technical Data Analyst. You will be responsible for acting as the primary interface between technology infrastructure and a specific business/functional area. Incumbents help define business requirements, create application and process specifications, coordinate with delivery teams, and ensure that work is prioritized by business value and in alignment with the overarching business and technical strategies. May have dual reporting relationship to technology and to business/functional unit management. Incumbents may be involved in the writing of technical documentation/materials.

  • Requires working and conceptual knowledge in their own job discipline
  • Performs a range of assignments related to a job discipline
  • Accountable for their own work and effective coordination of process and information with others
  • Works independently, within guidelines and policies for ongoing work; may receive general guidance on new assignmentsROLE SUMMARY AND JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Defines business needs for new and/or enhanced products, services, or optimized business processes
  • Active participant in all phases of the software development life cycle
  • Works closely with a variety of internal and external business partners to ensure that all business requirements are understood, documented, and met
  • Applies a lean-agile mind-set to work and supports organizational agility
  • Efforts are focused on a specific system or business applications
  • Independently works with subject matter experts on low to medium complexity work to ensure clarity of the problem/opportunity and elicit business requirements
  • Demonstrates strong logic and reasoning capabilities
  • Delivers on well-specified work items
  • Uses questions and proposals to clarify requirements when unclear
  • Leads discussions with the business on multiple options to help solve the root cause, including various trade-offs and recommended approach
  • May provide on-the-job training to new team members
  • Coordinates handoffs with other technology teams which have inputs to final deliverablesBUSINESS KNOWLEDGE
  • Applies understanding of the Financial Services and Asset Management industries
  • Connects one's own work with the strategy of their team and/or department
  • Can articulate business needs and translate them into technology solutions
  • Can create data quality checks of final product based on knowledge of datasetREQUIREMENTS
  • Bachelor's degree and 5+ years of progressive related professional experience
  • Strong SQL skills
  • Prior experience with Databases
  • Data modeling and BI experience helpful
  • AWS experience helpful
  • Articulates all phases of the software development life cycle
  • Actively seeks feedback and guidance to improve technical skills
  • Identifies system/process/data impacts (upstream and downstream) and proposes appropriate alternatives/ remediation
  • Demonstrates some understanding in multiple technologies/ applications
  • Can explain basic technical concepts to a non-technical audience
  • Identifies impacts across teams and coordinates to manage dependencies and potentially competing priorities
  • Prior experience with regulations impacting Financial Services and Asset Management industries helpful


Valid Through: 2019-10-17