Job Description :
Job Title: Business Analyst with FDR Location: Philly, PA/Phoenix, AZ/Dallas, TX DUration: Contract Job Description Strong hands on experience with industry platforms (FDR/Fiserv preferred, else TSYS) and associated sub-systems in the credit card issuer/bank landscape covering origination, card embossing, servicing, rewards & loyalty as well as transaction processing Deep understanding of FDR/TSYS credit card issuance, account setup, maintenance, authorization parameters and risk rules, statements, disputes & customer communications Good working knowledge in Credit Cards industry regulations and compliance requirements as they related to core platform configurations & data PCI, FCRA, SCRA etc. Hands on experience in integrating home grown platforms with FDR/TSYS through batch and real time integration Strong experience having mapped common data files and system parameter settings in the core FDR/TSYS platform Skills Knowledge & working experience with FDR core platform and associated subsystems PCF, PCS, ALP, TLP, IDP and DQ Experience with 3270/Green screen transactions (both monetary and non monetary) to configure the platform Deep understanding of data elements in FDR Data files such as the ESMR, Master file, Flap file, Monetary transaction details file, Falcon Fraud file etc. Good understanding of FDR ODS/MON/NON MON real time integration including parameters and syntax of key ODS calls MS Office suite, MS Visio Functional/other skills: Extensive Credit Cards domain knowledge Vendor interface skills Downstream system integration experience Data mapping skills Attention to detail Consultative approach to problem solving and cost-benefit analysis Experience in Agile methodology Role Requirements Act as a liaison between business lines & technical teams Function as the in house SME on the credit cards platform capabilities, data, parameters & integration Dissect high level business requirements to application & data component based design specifications Understand system, application , batch, real time & data dependencies Evaluate design and solution alternatives with cost benefit analysis Support teams in detailed data & requirements specifications, use cases, data mapping documentation Drive research & resolution of credit cards platform systems & process gaps, defects, new requirements and enhancements Understand the end state use/consumption goals for data to help define data extraction, transformation and rule mapping as well as ensuring data lineage/traceability Collaborate with testing and user acceptance teams to help develop and review test plans, test cases and also support validation of test execution Support critical production releases as required