DST Systems Business Analyst in Kansas City, Missouri

The speed of technology. The influx of data. Shifting regulations. Increased customer expectations.

That's where you'll find DST, helping clients find opportunity in ever-changing and complex customer, business, and regulatory requirements. Mastering complexity is a constantly changing and evolving challenge – one that only a few people can embrace and thrive upon.

If you see your opportunity in complexity, then we are the right fit for you.

Job Description:

Organizational Overview

At DST Financial Services we better serve our clients through our use of data. We provide services to mutual funds, brokerage firms, retirement plans, wealth management, and other financial services. Every day our global offices work together to master the complexity of the financial industry and to transform the most challenging tasks into competitive advantages for our clients.

Role Overview

The Client Dedicated Development team is looking for a Business Analyst to join our team. This associate will be responsible for business-related activities and deliverables through the entire development lifecycle.

Responsibilities

  • Produce accurate and comprehensive project documentation.

  • Gather and document customer requirements.

  • Document and deliver various forms of project communications.

  • Contribute to the development of training/support materials.

  • Conduct direct client communications.

  • Lead project meetings

  • Research and collect material information required for basic analysis and problem solving.

  • For non-routine problems/issues, seek advice and assistance from a more experienced analyst or project lead.

Qualifications

  • Required Skills:

  • Must have 6 months of related work experience in a customer support or industry related position

  • 6 months + experience with requirements gathering and software testing

  • Proficient in Microsoft Word and Excel

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

  • Time management and multi-tasking skills

Desired Skills:

  • Ability to manage multiple priorities simultaneously

  • Strong research skills

  • 2 years’ experience supporting the software development life cycle (within the financial services industry)

  • Ability to learn new tasks quickly

  • Experience using TA2000 and TA2000 Desktop applications

  • Familiarity with JIRA application

  • Prior work experience or familiarity with Agile project methodology

  • Familiarity with OneDST and 2Author.

Location:

Kansas City Missouri

DST is an equal opportunity employer and values a diverse and inclusive workplace. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. For more information about Equal Opportunity in the Workplace please click here and here. DST is committed to working with and providing reasonable accommodation to job applicants with disabilities. If you are a qualified individual with a disability and need an accommodation or accessibility assistance to complete the online application, please contact us at PeopleCenter@dstsystems.com for assistance.

DST Systems, Inc. is a leading provider of specialized technology, strategic advisory, and business operations outsourcing to the financial and healthcare industries. Combining unmatched industry knowledge, critical infrastructure and service excellence, DST helps companies master complexity in the world’s most demanding industries to ensure they continually stay ahead of and capitalize on ever-changing customer, business and regulatory requirements.

We work with companies in some of the world’s most demanding industries where rapid shifts in consumer, regulatory, and technology trends are increasingly affecting how our clients do business. For them, keeping up in a landscape of constant change is becoming more and more complex. Through our technology, strategic advisory, and business improvement solutions we work with clients to help them stay ahead of and capitalize on customer, business, and regulatory change.

Mastering complexity is not an end-state. It’s a constantly changing and evolving challenge – one that only a few people can embrace and thrive upon. If you see your opportunity in complexity, then we are the right fit for you.