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Sr. Systems Analyst


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The Sr. Systems Analyst provides full life cycle analysis, development, support and complex problem resolution that meets customer requirements and SLAs. This resource plays a vital role in supporting our rapidly growing Individual Advisor Services/ Wealth Management organization. The role is permitted to sit out of our Iselin, NJ office.


  • Possesses a working knowledge of end-to-end business and IT processes related to one or more application.

  • Work as part of an IT support team with other technology leaders, development staff and technical/business analysts to create technical solutions.

  • Communicate progress, technical issues, and issue resolution.

  • Participates in delivery of fully tested applications or components of more complex applications for System and Acceptance Testing

  • Lead others in conforming to corporate and IT standards and directives while embracing the future direction of Information Technology to successfully execute technical efforts

  • Performs application and technical problem solving including advice, guidance and mentoring to staff

  • Conduct Code Reviews to ensures code is compliant with IT best practices

  • Conduct formal Integration Testing (IT) and ensure testing is compliant with the approved integrations test plan and expected results

  • Create and execute implementation plan for technical deliverables as well as providing production support

  • Collaborate with other technology and development staff to provide solution alternatives that ensure key deliverables are achieved

  • Uses business knowledge to support business case development that leverage the appropriate level of qualitative and quantitative information to support business objectives

  • Document the technical requirements, design, and testing information to ensure quality output that meets stated business needs

  • Create and modify technical processes, designs, and solutions as required

  • Identify and support resolution of risks that could impact ability to deliver results within the stated objectives

  • Understand and manage the effect of change (regulatory, market or TIAA-CREF internal) on business processes, IT solutions and tools

  • Ability to lead multi-deliverable technical efforts


Required Skills:

  • 7 or more years IT Data Analyst or IT Systems Analyst experience

  • Experience creating detailed business requirements and communicating to interested parties (UX, Development, and Testing).

Desired Skills:

  • 12 or more years IT Data Analyst or IT Systems Analyst experience

  • Requires significant knowledge of TIAA applications and data sources, and ability to effectively document and communicate detail across abroad audience

  • Ability to manage multiple initiatives simultaneously

  • Microsite Office Suite, Rational, SnagIt, SharePoint

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