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TITLE: Lead Systems Analyst
DUTIES: DFS Corporate Services LLC seeks Lead Systems Analyst in Riverwoods, IL to design and develop solutions to complex applications problems, system administration issues, or network concerns. Lead technical efforts and liaise with the vendors to support, integrate, and maintain test automation tools. Responsible for technical QA delivery platform of new capabilities to support continuous integration or continuous delivery in support of applications integrating with Jenkins. Work with other internal information technology teams to complete project activities, such as Infrastructure, Architecture, and Database teams and serve as the technical project lead for internal projects, overseeing and reviewing the activities. Act as technical resource and participate in change management review and problem incident report discussions. Implement capacity management as business practice for release environment management team working with other middleware and infrastructure teams. Collaborate with Test Planners, Test Leads, and OAs to analyze project and test requirements and consult for appropriate test environment needs. Ensure test entrance readiness, applications making changes, codes overlap across all projects, and perform testing in same release / environment. Ensure quality center structure, test planning, and test plans as appropriate. Perform root cause analysis and problem solving involving various infrastructure such as databases, middleware platforms, and vendor applications across test environments. Participate in planning and implementation of project code deployments and infrastructure updates to test environments with minimal intervention to testing. Analyze existing procedures. Develop recommendations for improvements and strive to automate manual processes for existing tools and operations. Provide support for users of test environment (development team, and other partner groups) for a particular application and systems such as Modes and ALM. Collaborate with Test Automation and CICD teams to improve automation capabilities. Promote a risk-aware culture to ensure efficient and effective risk and compliance management practices by adhering to required standards and processes.
REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s degree or foreign equivalent in Computer Engineering, Information Technology, Engineering, Engineering Science, or a related field and two (2) years of experience in the job offered or related occupation: using Finacle Core Banking Solution to evaluate business processes, anticipate requirements, uncover areas for improvement, and develop and implement custom solutions, as well as consult on API design and map consumer applications; utilizing SQL to query database for impact due to a problem and data correction, validate customer remediation through data base queries, and analyze problems and data support for different business processes; performing testing of software, including acceptance testing, user testing, and performance testing for application support, to programmatically identify large data sets to simulate all production conditions and develop performance testing scripts for various APIs and Finacle batch programs, and to develop detailed test cases and flows, including test plans, cases, protocols, and test environment coordination; and performing change management.
QUALIFIED APPLICANTS: Please apply directly through our website https://jobs.discover.com/ for Job ID R5377 by clicking on “Apply Now.” No calls. Equal Opportunity Employer/disability/vet.
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