T. Rowe Price Financial Reporting Analyst in Owings Mills, Maryland
Our mission as a leading investment management firm is to help our clients achieve their long-term financial goals. We believe our associates are the key to this mission and we are always looking for talented individuals who share our commitment to our client’s success.If you’re looking for challenging work experiences and the ability to learn in a collaborative culture, we invite you to explore the opportunities available at T. Rowe Price.
The Sr. Solutions Analyst acts as a consultant and partner with the business community and project teams and business partners to elicit, clarify, and translate business requirements into documentation and conceptual design from which application and solutions are developed. The Sr. SA is responsible for defining (and/or redefining) business needs for new and/or enhanced products, services or optimized business processes. The Sr. SA is an active participant in all phases of the project lifecycle and will be required to work closely with a variety of internal and external business partners to ensure that all business requirements are understood, documented and met. The Sr. SA generally works on projects of medium to high complexity. The Sr. SA also coaches and mentors other team members in both the SA role and business knowledge to assist in project delivery.
College degree and 2 years of related work experience, or Associate degree and 4 years related work experience, orHigh School diploma/equivalent and 6 years related work experience
Ability to translate complex business requirements into detailed functional and/or technical specifications
Demonstrated ability to develop alternative solutions to complex problems and recommend the best solution to the business and project team
Ability to apply acquired knowledge from prior experience effectively in new situations (medium to high complexity)
Demonstrated advanced analytical and problem solving skills
Must be able to meet with clients of varying levels to gather, document, and analyze system specifications and requirements, work closely with developers and testers in the fast-paced environment.
Ability offer solutions and the business impact to clients in a clear and concise manner.
Ability to work collaboratively with others in team environment
Possesses ability to use effective facilitation skills and techniques to elicit requirements from a diverse range of stakeholders and group size
Demonstrated successful mastery of major components of the solutions lifecycle
Possesses effective influencing and negotiating skills
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Knowledge of when and how to use business assessment tools (e.g., feasibility studies, business cases and/or cost/benefit, project sizing and costing, and current state analysis/needs assessments)
Understanding of how the people, processes and technology within an organization interact in relationships and patterns to create a feasible solution on projects of medium to high complexity
Demonstrated mastery of test strategies, test plans, and test execution
Process oriented, logical thinker
Strong negotiation and influencing skills
Skilled in the use of Visio or other process or flow chart tool
Strong knowledge of business processes related to business channel supported
Strong knowledge of relational databases and concepts
Strong SQL skills
Experience using Microsoft Office Suite
Experience with project management and control preferred
Prior experience in the Financial Services Industry preferred
Five or more years of relevant experience working with solutions lifecycle development methodology preferred
T. Rowe Price is an Equal Opportunity EmployerT. Rowe Price is an asset management firm focused on delivering global investment management excellence and retirement services that investors can rely on–now, and over the long term.