The GSB Group provides Information Technology resources and consulting services to financial software companies and institutions. Paced ahead of their competition, The GSB Group creates a custom approach for each project, either temporary or for direct hire, by providing experienced individuals and teams with specialized knowledge of fiscal Information Technology. Since 1998, The GSB Group's associates have created a positive impact on many major banking and financial institutions. The GSB Group is uniquely qualified to provide insightful consulting services as well, having gained priceless knowledge and loyal clients by delivering professional banking resources for many years. Great rates!
The GSB Group, Inc., specialized in providing quality financial IT professionals, is seeking a Business Analyst with experience on LPS’ EMPOWER mortgage system, for several of our valued clients.
The Business Analyst is an individual who is a highly experienced/hands-on professional working directly with clients in a business consultant/business systems analyst capacity; with knowledge and experience related to the EMPOWER mortgage LOS as well as the mortgage lending industry. The Business Analyst is responsible for understanding client's requirements, processes, and methodologies.
This role is a contract position 4-6+ months – ability to travel is required.
Liaison between the business and development teams to track and report status
Writing business and/or functional requirements
Analysis of customer requests for system modifications
Communicate the most effective way to utilize the EMPOWER mortgage system to satisfy business requirements, which may be a combination of both standard and/or custom functionality
Hold sessions with project team to build business/functional requirements documentation
Utilize business/functional requirements to develop test scripts
Professional self-starter, who works independent, and understands a sense of urgency when working to bring solutions to clients
Understands the definitions and configurations of business parameters within EMPOWER
Understands the process of troubleshooting software systems
Ability to interact with internal and external customers at various levels
Technical aptitude, a plus
Excellent problem solving and analytical skills
Exceptional verbal and written communication skills
Knowledge of Microsoft Excel and Word
3-5 years minimum of hands-on experience with EMPOWER; both end user and administrative functions
3-5 years of experience in software implementations with clients in a consulting/analyst role
5+ years minimum of mortgage lending experience
Experience and knowledge of software testing processes such as writing and performing test plans and test cases
Experience working with vendors and external clients
Experience in imaging integrations, a plus
Experience in Loan Delivery Interfaces (Fannie and Freddie) and Secondary marketing, a plus
Hands-on knowledge and experience with Interfaces for Credit Reports, Flood Certifications, Mortgage Insurance Certifications, Fraud Reporting, and Automated Underwriting
Experience and demonstrated knowledge within the mortgage industry
Education: Bachelor's degree in Business Administration or equivalent job related experience.
Ability to travel necessary
Please respond with interest by attaching resume