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Project Analyst II - 3DHOW in Buffalo, NY at M&T Bank

Date Posted: 4/13/2018

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    Buffalo, NY
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Job Description

Project Analyst II Buffalo, NY  
FUNCTION: On a project basis, participates in the gathering and analysis of information for defining functional requirements, functional designs, development and implementation of the final project.  Performs routine analysis and research in support of business goals and strategies.  Implements modifications to solve routine problems.  These functions are performed with the assistance of a more senior project analyst.  Assists in day-to-day support activities.
POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES: Assists the client in addressing problems/issues of small scope.  Analyzes information, determines feasible solutions and makes recommendations.
Assists in converting client business requirements into functional specifications and functional designs on small scope assignments.
Participates in the development of project assessments and plan to include activities to be performed, estimated timeframes and effort.
Adheres to all current standards and procedures and ensures all efforts are properly documented.
Develops detailed test plans and scripts; performs client testing for routine processes to ensure proper system functioning, with the guidance of a more senior project analyst.
Provides consultation services to clients, technicians, and Bank departments relating to the basic functions of supported mainframe or distributed applications.  This may also include the review of system capabilities, operational procedures, forms, marketing materials, or cost analysis.
Develops a good understanding of the business and its functions, processes and operations.
Develops a professional level of communication and cooperation.
Responsible for performing tasks in a manner that are compliant with applicable laws and regulations and / or that serve to help the company be in compliance with laws and regulations that apply to the business line the position supports.
Performs other related duties as required.
Adhere to applicable compliance/operational risk controls in accordance with Company or regulatory standards and policies.
Promote an environment that supports diversity and reflects the M&T Bank brand.
Maintain M&T internal control standards, including timely implementation of internal and external audit points together with any issues raised by external regulators as applicable.
Complete other related duties as assigned.
NATURE AND SCOPE: The incumbent works under the general direction of a more senior project analyst and supervision of the Team Leader and receives direct, but not constant supervision.
The Project Analyst II is competent to work on certain phases of systems analysis and applications support with general direction, but requires instruction and guidance for other phases.
The Project Analyst II possesses a basic functional knowledge of the supported application(s) to assist win the successful processing of the system on a day to day basis and to maintain system integrity in thoroughly testing systems modifications.
The incumbent interacts with other technology personnel and clients.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED: Minimum of two to four year’s college with at least three years of experience in a technology/systems analysis or operational support environment, or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Requires a basic knowledge of the client area’s functions.
Good analytical skills, with the ability to understand basic development processes and technical concepts.
General knowledge of personal computers and the ability to effectively use word processing and spreadsheet applications.
Familiar with what and how the supported application(s) functions are used by the client.
Demonstrates a basic understanding of the business area’s functions and operational environment.
Detail oriented, self-motivated; takes initiative to learn new skills and enhance overall knowledge.
Must possess time management skills and organization skills, plus the ability to handle multiple tasks at a time.
Good verbal and written communication skills, with the ability to effectively interact with client personnel.
Quickly grasps new concepts.
IDEAL QUALIFICATIONS PREFERRED: Bachelor’s degree preferred.
ABOUT M&T: At M&T, we strive to be the best place our employees ever work, the best bank our customers ever do business with and the best investment our shareholders ever make. So when looking to advance your career, look to M&T. As a top 20 US bank holding company and one of the best performing regional banks in the country, we offer a wide range of performance based career development opportunities for talented professionals. And through our longstanding tradition of careful, conservative and consistent management and a strong commitment to the communities we serve, we continue to grow with a focus on the future.
M&T Bank Corporation is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
M&T Bank Corporation does not sponsor individuals for the purpose of obtaining H-1 Visas.
M&T Bank Corporation has policies and procedures in place to promote a drug free workplace.