One of our clients in Financial Sectoris currently seeking a Senior Business Systems Analyst to join their Client Reporting and Data Management (CRDM) team in Downtown Toronto.The Senior Business Systems Analysts role is to plan, design, develop, and launch efficient business, financial, and operations systems in support of core organizational functions and business processes. This includes gathering and analyzing data in support of business cases, proposed projects, and systems requirements. The Senior Business Systems Analyst is also responsible for generating and compiling reports based on the findings, complete with probable causes and possible solutions to systems issues. This individual will apply proven communication, analytical, and problem-solving skills to help maximize the benefit of IT system investments. Responsibilities: Strategy & Planning Meet with decision makers, systems owners, and end users to define business, financial, and operations requirements and systems goals, and identify and resolve systems issues. Lead design sessions in prototyping new systems for the purpose of enhancing business processes, operations, and information process flow. Review and analyze the effectiveness and efficiency of existing systems and develop strategies for improving or further leveraging these systems. Identify and establish scope and parameters of systems analysis in order to define outcome criteria and measure-taking actions. Acquisition & Deployment Collaborate in the planning, design, development, and deployment of new applications, and enhancements to existing applications. Conduct research on software and hardware products to justify recommendations and to support purchasing efforts. Operational Management Prepare and deliver reports, recommendations, or alternatives that address existing and potential trouble areas in operating systems across the organization. Create system design proposals. Perform cost-benefit and return on investment analyses for proposed systems to aid management in making implementation decisions. Ensure compatibility and interoperability of in-house computing systems. Create systems models, specifications, diagrams, and charts to provide direction to system programmers. Coordinate and perform in-depth tests, including end-user reviews, for modified and new systems, and other post-implementation support. Provide production support as required. Provide orientation and training to end users for all modified and new systems. Provide guidance and/or instruction to junior staff members. Requirements Experience Proven experience in overseeing the design, development, and implementation of software and hardware solutions, systems, or products. Extensive practical knowledge in importing data for use in report software, spreadsheets, graphs, and flow charts. Extensive experience with core software applications, including master data management and CRM systems. Proven experience in the operation and analysis of database hardware, software, and standards, as well as data retrieval methodologies. Demonstrated project management skills. Experience with large-scale, AWS big data storage such as S3 and EBS. Experience working with data preparation tools like Talend. Experience in the Financial Services Industry is an asset. Education/Training College diploma or university degree in the field of business administration, computer science, accounting, or management information systems and at least 3 years related work experience. Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities Excellent analytical, mathematical, and creative problem-solving skills. Excellent written and oral communication skills. Excellent listening and interpersonal skills. Logical and efficient. Keen attention to detail. Ability to conduct research into systems issues and products as required. Ability to communicate ideas in both technical and user-friendly language. Highly self motivated and directed. Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment. Strong customer service orientation. Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment. Benefits What Our Client Offers: Our client’s dedication to the Employee Experience is aimed at supporting, empowering and inspiring our talented team through: Recognition & Compensation Training & Development Health & Well-being Communication & Feedback For an immediate consideration, please apply as soon as possible with your updated Word resume. We thank all applicants for your interest. However, only qualified candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.