Business Analyst
Riverwoods , Illinois
November 24, 2017
The Information Security Strategy team is an enterprise-wide support function which sets the strategic components necessary to achieve the organization missions, goals, and objectives while maintaining information security related compliance.
The Risk Architecture office, part of the Information Security Strategy team, supports Discover Financial Services through partnering with various strategic offices within ETIM to provide technology enablement and innovative solutions in order for the teams to efficiently and effectively accomplish its mission.
The position calls for a self-motivated, innovative and creative thinker, who can collaborate with project teams/value streams and software vendors, to provide expertise to help identify, onboard and deliver systems/products that enhance/improve the user experiences and help archive organization strategies. He will be one of the contributing members of an agile team.
The role will become very well versed in the technical landscape of the INFOSEC space. Ideal candidates will be highly organized, have strong communication skills and enjoy working with a variety of resources.
This is a mission critical role within the Discovers Information Security Strategy Office - Risk Architecture team. Promote a risk-aware culture, ensure efficient and effective risk and compliance management practices by adhering to require standards and processes.
Job Requirements
  • Bachelors Degree or equivalent years of experience
  • 7 years experience
  • 5+ years of experience with full lifecycle application development in multiple system environments
    Experience with change coordination and management
    Strong business analyst experience
    Must have experience with release planning, project management and testing.
  • Work well independently with minimal supervision, self-starter mentality.
    Strong verbal and oral communication skills
    Strong organization skills

  • PreferredKnowledge of or experience with scaled agile framework preferred
    Prior experience in Financial Services/ Credit Card industry a plus.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, age, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, status as a veteran, and basis of disability or any other federal, state or local protected class.

A little about us:
Discover is one of the most recognized brands in U.S. financial services. We’re a direct banking and payment services company built on a legacy of innovation and customer service.

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