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Downers Grove, IL 60515
The Solutions Analyst/Business Analyst is responsible for supporting Adtalem’s Financial Services vertical with a broad range of tasks on medium complexity projects from Project Management to Business Analysis. They will coordinate all communication and training programs related to technologies delivered by the Information Technology (IT) organization. The individual will apply their knowledge of business process analysis and design and technology to solve our internal client needs. This individual will partner with business owners to deliver technology solutions. They will also partner with other members of the IT Organization to develop process improvements that result in more streamlined and effective project processes. The Solutions Analyst/Business Analyst will interact with a wide range of colleagues including hands-on technology and business professionals.
This position will understand the technology and information needs of the business to determine which internal and vendor technology solutions are the right solutions for business needs. Working independently, or with a team of colleagues, the Solutions Analyst will design, recommend, plan, develop and support implementation of project-specific IT solutions to meet tactical and strategic business and IT goals for the Financial Services vertical.
+ Executes by applying appropriate methodology and tools to manage all aspects of assigned projects throughout project lifecycle.
+ Ensures all project deliverables and outcomes are implemented on time, on budget, and within scope to meet the expectations of the project sponsor and owner.
+ Employs proper management in the areas of project scope, schedule/time, finance, quality, resource, communication, risk, and procurement for successful project outcomes.
+ Develops recommendations, action plans and necessary documentation following the approved project methodology.
+ Develops business requirements by interviewing Subject Matter Experts, gains an understanding of the technology that will be used to provide the solution and documents requirements
+ Develops Functional Specifications and Designs as needed.
+ Convert Functional requirements to Technical requirements as needed.
+ Works with assigned technical resources to develop and document technical specifications.
+ Works with Solution Manager to ensure Training and Communication plans are developed.
+ Works with business sponsors to ensure that appropriate approvals are gathered at appropriate tollgates.
+ Completes other duties as assigned.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Below are the minimum requirements of the education, experience, knowledge, and skills required to competently perform in this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
+ Bachelor’s degree in business, technology or related discipline.
+ 2 – 3 years Project Management experience.
+ 2 – 3 years as a Business and/or Business Systems Analyst
+ Demonstrated experience with business processes and prior use of a project management system; Daptiv experience a plus
+ Prior experience in a software or technology Organization
+ Experience with SharePoint, MS PowerPoint, Excel and Word required
+ Experience supporting projects of medium levels of complexity
+ Experience working in an environment which follows a structured development process
+ Strong verbal and written communications skills – Ability to work with both technical and non-technical team members
+ Prior ERP exp is a strong plus
We are proud to be an EEO employer M/F/D/V. At Adtalem, we welcome everyone and have a strong commitment towards diversity and inclusion. We encourage our Colleagues to be their true authentic selves and support laws that prohibit discrimination everywhere we do business. We also maintain a drug-free workplace.
The purpose of Adtalem Global Education is to empower students to achieve their goals, find success, and make inspiring contributions to our global community. Adtalem Global Education Inc. (NYSE: ATGE; member S&P MidCap 400 Index) is a leading global education provider and the parent organization of Adtalem Educacional do Brasil, American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine, Becker Professional Education, Chamberlain University, EduPristine, Ross University School of Medicine and Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine. For more information, please visit adtalem.com.
Req Number: 2020-113605
FLSA U.S./Global Status: U.S. – Exempt