Senior Data Business Analyst

Virtual Location | Cincinnati, OH

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Fifth Third Bank is one of the top-performing banks in the country, with a heritage that spans more than 150 years. As The curious bank, we've staked our claim on looking at things differently, at being better listeners and at showing more commitment. This applies to our relationships with customers and employees alike.

We employ about 19,000 people, and what we offer is:
# A chance for employees to build their future, with supportive career development and financial wellness programs.
# An environment where we win together. We celebrate achievement and work collaboratively. We're also a two-time Gallup Great Workplace honoree.
# An invitation to impact lives in a positive and lasting way. Everything we do is geared toward improving lives. That's fun and exciting.

It comes down to the fact that Fifth Third is a warm and caring place to with which to grow # as a customer or as a team member.

Information Technology's vision is to be recognized as an industry-leading services company by efficiently delivering solutions and services our customers can rely on. We strive to create a business-focused team that drives significant value for the Company while building customer-centric service delivery models through the integration of technologies, data, and processes. Our customers' trust is earned through the effective delivery of resilient, secure products and services while balancing business needs with industry and regulatory requirements.

Fifth Third Information Technology is comprised of several areas including: Commercial IT, Consumer IT, Payments IT, Infrastructure IT, Enterprise and Corporate Applications as well as IT Security and Risk.


Fifth Third Bank has several teams across the Information Technology Division responsible for building data structures in support of the Bancorp's Reporting and Analytic needs. In this capacity, the Principal Data Business Analyst will serve as aliaisonbetween IT, Operations, and the business line to analyze business and user needs, document requirements, and resolve system problems with a focus on data. Specific SDLC phases supported include Requirements Gathering, Functional Design,Testing, andSupport. A Principal Data Business Analyst would be expected to have an expert understanding of business processes, products, and business plans, as well as Data Warehousing methodologies. Will also act as team lead for assigned projects,guiding andtraining less experienced Business Analysts in their project work.

Responsible and accountable for risk by openly exchanging ideas and opinions, elevating concerns, and personally following policies and procedures as defined. Accountable for always doing the right thing for customers and colleagues, and ensures that actions and behaviors drive a positive customer experience. While operating within the Bank#s risk appetite, achieves results by consistently identifying, assessing, managing, monitoring, and reporting risks of all types.

. Functions as the liaison between the business line, operations, and the technical areas throughout the project cycle.
. Acts as team leader in the planning, testing, and implementation of data process enhancements and conversions.
. Possesses expert knowledge of the business line, including the business plan, products, process and revenue streams.
. Ensure data process enhancements follow the appropriate IT guidelines, meet or exceed user requirements, and are completed in a timely fashion. May perform project leader role for projects.
. Identifies data process enhancements, documents business needs and determines development impact to current data processes. Works with programmers and users to ensure accuracy of enhancements.
. Maintains a thorough understanding of ETL processing methods, and the underlying data models.
. Plays a key role in understanding the required uses of the data involved within projects and leads the creation of the data mapping, data models, and reporting needed to meet the project needs.
. Leads the creation of testing needed to ensure appropriate data mapping, modeling, and reporting.
. Reviews operational procedures and methods and recommends changes for improvement with an emphasis on data quality, automation and efficiency.
. Provides input into the creation of detailed project plans, work assignments, target dates and other aspects of assigned projects.
. Provides guidance and context in prioritizing and determining complexity of problems and requests.
. Partners with the technical areas in the research and resolution of system and process problems.
. Identifies, researches, and analyzes production problems, develops solutions, and resolves problems.
. Works with programming resources (in house and third party) to ensure development work is completed to specification.
. Maintains manuals, standard business and status reports, technical training material and reference material.
. May perform some aspects of Project Management including but not limited to Approval gathering, Readiness Assessments, and other artifacts and controls.
. Other duties as required.


Fifth Third Bank is proud to have an engaged and inclusive culture and to promote and ensure equal employment opportunity in all employment decisions regardless of race, color, gender, national origin, religion, age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military status, veteran status or any other legally protected status.


. Undergraduate degree in computer-related field, and > 10 years of related experience in the IT industry
. Expertise with BI concepts, tools, data marts, etc. is extremely helpful
. Proficient with modeling business data
. Good understanding of Banking systems / concepts and related data preferred
. Excellent communication and presentation skills required
. Ability to work well in teams as well as independently
. Basic Microsoft Office skills desired.
. Proficient in SQL and database tools
. Requires IT foundational skills and knowledge of common IT methodologies, processes and SDLC
. Other duties as assigned

Job Type: Full Time
Employment Type: Employee

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