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Bank of the West Sr Lead Business Systems Analyst in Tempe, Arizona

Sr Lead Business Systems Analyst


At Bank of the West, our people are having a positive impact on the world. We’re investing where we feel we can make the most impact, like advancing diversity and women entrepreneurship programs, financing for more small businesses, and promoting programs for sustainable energy. From our locations across the U.S., Bank of the West is taking action to help protect the planet, improve people’s lives, and strengthen communities. We are part of BNP Paribas, a global leader supporting the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). Yes, we’re a bank, but as the bank for a changing world, we are continually seeking to improve the ways we help our customers, while contributing to more sustainable and equitable growth.

Job Summary

We are hiring a Sr. Lead Business Systems Analyst who will be part of a team developing and implementing a TLM (Technology Lifecycle Management) program. This role will focus on establishing and executing data quality standards, definitions and procedures as well as provide portfolio management oversight of investments required for ongoing Asset Management. You will work cross functionally in the organization building relationships and implementing best practices around data quality and technology portfolio management.

Essential Job Functions

  • Work with key stakeholders across IT to communicate data quality standards and work with them to ensure compliance.

  • Help define and implement portfolio management (IT Project Governance) policies and processes to support fact-based decisions on investments into Information Technology

  • Provide advice and guidance for investment opportunities to technology and business stakeholders ensuring long-range management of software and hardware technical debt

  • Create scorecards and presentations for IT leadership team to communicate the data standards and progress of data quality efforts.

  • Advise and lead business and technical partners with high degree of relevant technologies while employing advanced knowledge of business drivers.

  • Serve as the primary contact between our business partners and Technology to ensure that business requirements are well-documented and implemented.

  • Evaluate and recommend improvements to current processes and tools and advise on data quality trends and tools for future use.

  • Possess a strong commitment and passion for leading culture change on how data is managed as we continue to leverage data for critical decision making.

  • Provide support as a subject matter expert to department or business units for relevant business or system processes.




  • Project and IT portfolio management experience required

  • Passion for Data quality and experience managing data quality in an enterprise environment

  • High degree of financial acumen

  • Knowledge of Excel, SQL, Splunk, ServiceNow

  • Experience leading process improvement initiatives within Information Technology

  • Strong knowledge of business systems and application software/hardware

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal

  • Requires 10 years minimum prior relevant experience


  • Bachelor's Degree

Equal Employment Opportunity Policy

Bank of the West is an Equal Opportunity employer and proud to provide equal employment opportunity to all job seekers without regard to any status protected by applicable law. Bank of the West is also an Affirmative Action employer - Minority / Female / Disabled / Veteran.

Bank of the West will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance subject to the requirements of all state and federal laws and regulations.

Job: Accounting Finance

Location: United States-Arizona-Tempe

Requisition ID: 059005