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Lead System Analyst

Company: Franklin Resources, Inc
Location: Stamford
Posted on: March 18, 2023

Job Description:

We respect the privacy of candidates for employment. The Privacy Notices set forth how we will use the information we obtain when you apply for a position through this career site. If you do not consent to the terms of your country's respective Privacy Notice, please do not submit information to us . locations Stamford, Connecticut, United States of America time type Full time posted on Posted 8 Days Ago job requisition id 849338 At Franklin Templeton, everything we do is focused on one thing - delivering better client outcomes. We do that by partnering closely with our clients, assessing their strategic needs, and identifying the solution or solutions that can meet the challenge. Over 9,500 employees working in 30 countries around the world are dedicated to servicing investment solutions for our clients in more than 155 countries. For more than 75 years our success has been a direct result of the talent, skills and persistence of our people, and we are looking for qualified candidates to join our team.At Franklin Templeton, everything we do is focused on one thing - delivering better client outcomes. We do that by partnering closely with our clients, assessing their strategic needs, and identifying the solution or solutions that can meet the challenge. Over 9,500 employees working in 34 countries around the world are dedicated to servicing investment solutions for our clients in more than 160 countries. For more than 70 years our success has been a direct result of the talent, skills and persistence of our people, and we are looking for qualified candidates to join our team.Lead System AnalystLeads the design of new technology solutions to improve business efficiency and productivity. Ensures alignment with enterprise architecture strategies. Partners with multiple application development and testing services teams. Works on large-scale, high impact, and complex initiatives. Initiatives generally involve multiple business divisions or are enterprise wide. Partners with senior business leaders in program-level strategy development and execution.
What are the ongoing responsibilities of a Lead System Analyst? -
-Technical Design:

  • Partners with senior leaders on program-level strategy development and execution.
  • Drives roadmap discussions and technological solutions to deliver business outcomes that align systems/applications with technology strategies.
  • Defines and implements innovative approaches and solutions that require transformation changes within and across the enterprise.
  • Drives solutions options and business partner decision-making to minimize the amount of project investment divergence from target outcomes.
  • Identifies opportunities for creating reusable enterprise artifacts.
  • Guides others to leverage technology strategies to iterate prototypes and implement high-value solutions with business and technology partners. -
  • Partners with senior leaders to identify strategy for streamlining application work processes; drives design interfaces, features, and new technologies, leveraging prior system design knowledge to predict potential impacts; drives assessment of technical and non-technical implications.
  • Implements solutions enterprise-wide; proactively identifies hurdles to achieving system benefits and identifies alternative solutions to a business need.Technical Support & Service:
    • Negotiates with stakeholders to align on shared objectives and desired business outcomes.
    • Collaborates with business and technology partners to address the immediate business needs based on technical solution complexity.
    • Guides and coaches others in providing technical support and service; leads technical support teams when critical issues occur; may act as a point of escalation for other team members when providing technical support.
    • Guides various technology teams to manage and support applications.
    • Leads improvement opportunity initiatives to streamline the existing application. -
    • Defines metrics and establishes process for analyzing cross-organizational statistics to identify trends.
    • Leads the design of application architecture for core applications.
    • Consults on conversion and retirement of core systems.
    • Drives design of data model, leveraging prior system design knowledge to predict potential impacts.Planning & Communication:
      • Guides and drives the implementation of changes to existing applications with impacted stakeholders.
      • Guides others on application changes, schedules, meetings, and any other related activities
      • Advises others in testing efforts.
      • Implements enterprise- or industry-specific best practices or lessons learned that impact the organization; may share them with the project professional community.
      • May engage communities of practices and project community forums to identify industry-related opportunities to improve existing systems or applications; supports the execution of ongoing efforts to improve project delivery.
      • Motivates and inspires teams to coalesce and commit to shared purpose.
      • Provides guidance and leadership to teams to enhance and reinforce collective capabilities.
      • Fosters a collaborative environment for distributed or virtual teams.
      • Drives team performance, coaches teams, and resolves or escalates team performance issues, as appropriate.
      • Coaches, mentors, and trains other system analysts.What ideal qualifications, skills and experience would help someone to be successful? -
        • Working knowledge of relational databases like postgres , MySQL etc.
        • Familiarity with bitbucket / github / aws and Jenkins
        • position located in Stamford, CT and is hybrid-two days per week in the office.Franklin Templeton offers employees a competitive and valuable range of total rewards-monetary and non-monetary-designed to support the whole person and to recognize their time, talents, and results. Along with base compensation, other compensation is offered such as a discretionary bonus, 401k plan, health insurance, and other perks. There are several factors taken into consideration in making compensation decisions including but not limited to location, job-related knowledge, skills, and experience. At Franklin Templeton, we apply a total reward philosophy where all aspects of compensation and benefits are taken into consideration in determining compensation. We expect the salary for this position to range between $128,100 - $150,800What makes Franklin Templeton Investments unique?
          In addition to the dynamic and professional environment at Franklin Templeton, we strive to ensure that our employees have access to a competitive and valuable set of Total Rewards-the mix of both monetary and non-monetary rewards provided to you in recognition for your time, talents, efforts, and results.
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          Highlights of our benefits include:
          --- Three weeks paid time off the first year -
          --- Medical, dental and vision insurance -
          --- 401(k) Retirement Plan with 85% company match, up to the IRS limits
          --- Employee Stock Investment Program -
          --- Tuition Assistance Program -
          --- Purchase of company funds with no sales charge -
          --- Onsite fitness center, recreation center, and cafeteria -
          We believe that being a good corporate citizen is good business. To us, corporate citizenship means being accountable, serving our clients, being an employer of choice, managing our environmental impact, and supporting our communities. An emphasis on corporate citizenship is embedded in our culture and values and is an important element of how we achieve success.
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          We are also committed to your learning and development with resources focused around Experience, Exposure, and Education, to help you achieve your professional development goals. Take some time to, meet some of our people, and see what it means to say, "I AM Franklin Templeton".
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          Franklin Templeton Investments is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We invite you to visit us at http://www.franklintempletoncareers.com/ to learn more about our company and our career opportunities.
          - What makes Franklin Templeton unique? In addition to the dynamic and professional environment at Franklin Templeton, we strive to ensure that our employees have access to a competitive and valuable set of Total Rewards -the mix of both monetary and non-monetary rewards provided to you in recognition for your time, talents, efforts, and results.Highlights of our benefits include:
          • Three weeks paid time off the first year
          • Medical, dental and vision insurance
          • 401(k) Retirement Plan with 85% company match on your pre-tax and/or Roth contributions, up to the IRS limits
          • Employee Stock Investment Program
          • Tuition Assistance Program
          • Purchase of company funds with no sales charge
          • Onsite fitness center and recreation center*
          • Onsite cafeteria**Only applicable at certain locations
            -We believe that being a good corporate citizen is good business. To us, corporate citizenship means being accountable, serving our clients, being an employer of choice, managing our environmental impact, and supporting our communities . An emphasis on corporate citizenship is embedded in our culture and values, and is an important element of how we achieve success.We are also committed to your learning and development with resources focused around Experience, Exposure, and Education, to help you achieve your professional development goals.Franklin Templeton is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are committed to equal employment opportunity for all applicants and existing employees and we evaluate qualified applicants without regard to ancestry, age, color, disability, genetic information, gender, gender identity, or gender expression, marital status, medical condition, military or veteran status, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, and any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law, ordinance, or regulation. We invite you to visit us at Franklin Templeton Careers to learn more about our company, career opportunities and recruitment process.Franklin Templeton is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive environment. If you believe that you need an accommodation to search for, or apply for, one of our positions please send an email to accommodations@FranklinTempleton.com . In your email, please include the accommodation you are requesting and the job title and job number you are applying for. It may take up to three business days to receive a response to your request. Please note that only requests for accommodations will receive a response.About Us We embrace individual differences and the wealth of perspectives brought by global diversity. And, though we are all different, we have one thing in common: we are dedicated to what we do. We've built a uniquely collaborative culture that allows us to ask fresh questions in a safe environment and harness our best thinking. So whether you are at the beginning of your professional journey, further along, or looking for a new direction, you will have all the support you need to grow your career with us.

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