Performance & Analytics Analyst
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The Service Capacity Management Specialist role will be responsible for the day to day delivery of Enterprise Payments Platform systems supporting Discover, PULSE and Diners Club network lines of business. They are responsible for production and benchmark platform performance reporting and engagement with application teams.
They are subject matter experts on the operation of the core systems supporting the service, and have a strong understanding
with work experience in cloud based and virtual system infrastructure and peripheral services including network, firewall, and database management. They work closely with both application development teams and operations teams to deliver best in class services to DFS end customers.
Our Payments Application Performance Services team typically involves the engagement of resources across multiple business and technical units, so a broad business/technical engagement background is highly desired.
Analyzes science, engineering, business, and other data processing problems to implement and improve computer systems. Analyzes user requirements, procedures, and problems to automate or improve existing systems, and reviews computer system capabilities, workflow, and scheduling limitations.
- Tests, maintains, and monitors computer programs and systems, including coordinating the installation of computer programs and systems.
- Expands or modifies the system to serve new purposes or improve workflow.
- Troubleshoots program and system malfunctions to restore normal functioning.
- Consults with management to ensure agreement on system principles.
- Uses the computer in the analysis and solution of business problems, such as the development of integrated production and inventory control and cost analysis systems.
At a minimum, here’s what we need from you:
- Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Finance, Business Administration or related field
- 4+ years of experience in Computer Systems, Technology, Finance or related field
If we had our say, we’d also look for:
- In lieu of a degree, 6+ years of experience in Computer Systems, Technology, Finance or related field
- Pivotal Cloud Foundry experience
Discover Financial Services is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, among other things, or as a qualified individual with a disability.