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Lead Business Systems Analyst

Date Posted: May 23, 2019

Location: Tampa, FL, US, 33467

Company: MetLife

Job Location: United States : Florida : Tampa  


Role Value Proposition: 

MetLife is seeking a Lead Business Systems Analyst to join our growing team in Tampa, FL.  The team member will act as a liaison between business partners, application development and testing support teams.  The Lead Business Systems Analyst is responsible for eliciting, documenting, reviewing and communicating requirements, conducting status meeting and reporting the progress of the project. This position will require working with partners to resolve issues and reporting critical items, including action plans, to management.  We are seeking an individual that can provide functional and technical guidance to team members to ensure project goals are accomplished.   

 Key Responsibilities:  

  • Elicit, document and manage functional requirements. 
  • Create and maintain project plan
  • Act as a primary liaison between business users/BAs and AD/QA project team. 
  • Communicates with assigned Business, IT and testing resources to ensure on-time completion of planned tasks
  • Manage user expectations, changes to requirements and project scope. 
  • Gathers, reviews, analyzes, and evaluates user needs. Involved in planning BSA effort on the project. 
  • Lead requirements elicitation and definition, including participating in fit/gap analysis of the requirements. 
  • Facilitate functional requirements walkthroughs and respond to Test team ambiguity review questions. 
  • Lead functional documentation design (use cases, functional specifications, reports, screen prototypes). 
  • Contribute to code release artifacts as appropriate. 
  • Actively participates in change management activities. 
  • Manage projects to ensure compliance to System Development Life Cycle (SDLC). 
  • Assist in fulfilling SOX and other compliance requests. 


Essential Business Experience and Technical Skills:


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration or other related field, or equivalent work experience. 
  • 5-7 year business systems analysis experience.
  • Previous experience creating and maintaining project schedules
  • MS Office Suite:  intermediate skills in Word, PowerPoint and Excel, Project, Access
  • Ability to create SQL queries using multiple table joins and embedded subqueries
  • Create data to satisfy test case requirements



  • Knowledge on Accounting concepts
  • Financial or Insurance Industry experience desirable
  • Good understanding of Oracle desireable 
  • Experience with Visio



At MetLife, we’re leading the global transformation of an industry we’ve long defined. United in purpose, diverse in perspective, we’re dedicated to making a difference in the lives of our customers.” 



MetLife is a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer committed to attracting, retaining, and maximizing the performance of a diverse and inclusive workforce. It is MetLife's policy to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment based on race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, national origin, marital or domestic/civil partnership status, genetic information, citizenship status, uniformed service member or veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

MetLife maintains a drug-free workplace.

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Requisition #: 108651 

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