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Consultant, Business Analysis

About Our Firm:

Granite Solutions Groupe provides financial services decision makers with people and solutions that deliver. Our clients count on us to deliver the right talent at the right time to achieve critical business results. We leverage our industry knowledge and passion for client priorities to deliver human capital solutions.

GSG was founded in 1998 as a consulting firm delivering project management and technology solutions for the financial services industry. GSG now has a global presence, with team members deployed across the U.S. at Fortune 1000 companies and high-performing Fintech firms.

High-caliber consultants are the face of GSG at our client organizations and offices. We value the deep relationships we have with our consultants that enable us to place them in roles where their skills will have an immediate impact. The GSG consulting team is comprised of diverse, experienced, driven, and dynamic contributors who excel at getting things done.

About the Opportunity:
GSG is looking for a skilled IT Business Data Analyst to join our dynamic team. Background in financial industry related data privacy program preferred. 

Responsibilities: 

  • Conducting full lifecycle analysis to include requirements, activities, and design for Compliance and Privacy related projects. 
  • The Systems Analyst will work with Business to define and document the overall system flow of projects. This will include a high degree of interaction with business and operations units to understand the functional needs of the users of the system as well as the various technology teams, both within and outside of FRB, which are responsible for integration point.
  • Draw out, analyze, validate, and manage requirements, flows and deliverables for projects.
  • Act as a liaison among technical development, business users and vendors.
  • Contributing to overall system design.
  • Evaluate current processes and procedures to ensure relevance and accuracy.  Make recommendations for changes and keep documentation current.
  • Work with business to understand requirements and help to translate them into actionable IT tasks.
  • Acts as a subject matter expert on Privacy, Regulatory and Compliance Functions. 
  • Working closely with the IT team to deliver business requirements.
  • Building critical working relationships with the business and users.
  • Specify and fully document application customizations that would bear scrutiny by an internal audit or external regulators.

Required skills/experience: 

  • Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Information Management, or related technical degree, or four years professional work experience in financial industry related data privacy programs.
  • Proven working experience as a data analyst or business data analyst.
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyze, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy.
  • Financial Services industry experience preferred
  • Have good knowledge of Data Governance and compliance, specifically Privacy experience
  • Experience of working with Jira tool
  • Knowledge of and experience with reporting packages (Business Objects etc.), databases (SQL, Microsoft Excel, etc.), programming (R, Python, etc)
  • Adept at queries, report writing and presenting findings with Flowcharts and presentation decks.
  • Resilience and commitment during periods of uncertainty and change.
  • Able to work effectively as part of a team.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills e.g. the ability to facilitate group discussions.
  • Able to rapidly acquire a sound high-level understanding of new business and technical domains.
  • Have knowledge of different Privacy law/regulation within U.S. or across world.
  • Understand Data life cycle and aware of Data classification, tagging and catalog.

Desired skills/experience:???????

  • Experience with OneTrust. Aware of various feature/functionality under OneTrust module DSAR, Data Mapping, Universal Consent, Preference management, Robotic automation, Data Discovery, Incident management, Cookies Compliance etc.
  • Professional Certifications (CIPP, CIPT, CIPP-US, CDPSE, CISSP, CISA, or related)
  • Interpret data, analyze results using statistical techniques and provide ongoing reports.
  • Expertise in Data Quality and cleansing methodologies and be able to identify/troubleshoot data issues.
  • Develop and implement databases, data collection systems, data analytics and other strategies that optimize statistical efficiency and quality.
  • Experience in data collection/sourcing techniques with SQL.
  • Identify, analyze, and interpret trends or patterns in complex data sets.
  • Review existing ETL pipelines in Informatica/SSIS to identify/troubleshoot data issues.
  • Work with management to prioritize business and information needs.
  • Understanding of SDLC and Agile Techniques.
  • Knowledge of enterprise data management technologies, including Data warehousing and at least one ETL tool.
  • Knowledge of Tableau /Power BI or any BI tool and be able to build and support dashboards is an added advantage.
  • Knowledge of SQL Server and SSIS. 
  • Ability to document, establish and adhere to standards including source control, software configuration.
  • Good to have cloud platforms experience in AWS/Azure/GCP and working in hybrid environments.

Employee Benefits:

GSG is excited to offer its consultants excellent compensation and a robust option of benefits which include comprehensive medical, dental, vision and prescription coverage. You will receive company-paid life insurance. In addition, we hope you will take advantage of eligible commuter benefits-like paying for work-related public transit and parking with pre-tax dollars. Save for your retirement with pre-tax contributions that go directly into your 401K. We also care about your pets with several options for pet insurance, discount card and prescriptions.

GSG’s Commitment to Diversity:

As a diverse-owned business, GSG is committed to creating a diverse workforce, and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.

Vaccination Policy

Granite Solutions Groupe has implemented a mandatory vaccination policy requiring Covid-19 vaccinations for all employees.