HEARTLAND FINANCIAL USA, INC Business Systems Analyst in DUBUQUE, Iowa

Heartland Financial USA, Inc. is a growing dynamic organization with many locations offering uniquely different banking and financial solutions for businesses and personal clients. As a performance driven company, we strive to create a culture of excellence with high standards, and high values while providing outstanding growth and involvement opportunities for employees. Join a team that makes "Great Things Happen!"The Business Systems Analyst identifies and solves problems affecting the Bank, and works closely with various lines of business to analyze existing business systems/workflows and make recommendations for improvementResponsibilities:* Partners with business unit(s) to solve business problems and increase efficiencies through use of appropriate technology solutions.* Acts as liaison between business units and IT staff to identify and implement technical requirements.* Acts as liaison for system users and various stakeholders in developing usability requirements.* Elicits feedback from stakeholders to identify opportunities for process and system improvements in existing designs or though new functionality in software.* Designs data flow diagrams for current process and new/proposed system improvements.* Identifies and validates the key business requirements.* Conducts feasibility studies for new proposed systems.* Produces requirement definition documents and determines the cost benefit analysis as needed.* Evaluates potential software solutions, including off-the-shelf and open source components, and the system architecture to ensure that they meet business requirements.10.Creates functional requirements for use cases. Coordinate requirements walk-through and sign-offs, verifying with user representatives/stakeholders that use cases and process models accurately portray business needs.11.Specifies requirements that are in line with the company's vision and mission.12.Supports the Project Manager in successful implementation of project initiatives.13. Completes annual E-Learning Plan and Bank Secrecy Act (BSA) training as assigned and keeps up-to-date knowledge of BSA as it relates to the job function.14.Performs other duties as assigned.Job Requirements:* Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Business Information Systems; or equivalent years of experience.* 3 or more years of Business Analysis experience.* Knowledge of the financial/banking industry preferred* Knowledge of requirement gathering and analysis methodologies* Knowledge of process mapping and re engineering.* Knowledge of software applications and architectures, especially Cloud-based platforms.* Knowledge of technology system interfaces and data integration helpful.* Knowledge of Project Management methodologies.Scheduled Weekly Hours:40Time Type:Full timeWe are an Equal Opportunity Employer and will consider all qualified applicants for the position without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.