Principal Business Analyst

Capital One - Tysons Corner, VA (30+ days ago)4.0

7900 Westpark Drive (12131), United States of America, Tysons, Virginia
At Capital One, we’re building a leading information-based technology company. Still founder-led by Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Richard Fairbank, Capital One is on a mission to help our customers succeed by bringing ingenuity, simplicity, and humanity to banking. We measure our efforts by the success our customers enjoy and the advocacy they exhibit. We are succeeding because they are succeeding.

Guided by our shared values, we thrive in an environment where collaboration and openness are valued. We believe that innovation is powered by perspective and that teamwork and respect for each other lead to superior results. We elevate each other and obsess about doing the right thing. Our associates serve with humility and a deep respect for their responsibility in helping our customers achieve their goals and realize their dreams. Together, we are on a quest to change banking for good.

Principal Business Analyst

Job Description

We are seeking a highly-talented and adaptable associate to join our Business Operations and Strategy supporting our next generation of Cloud and infrastructure services. We are looking for a creative professional with a passion for communications, technology, analysis, stakeholder engagement and the energy to effect organizational transformation. In short – an athlete.

The role will encompass a variety of areas and activities, including financial analysis, subcontracts/contracts administration, proposal analysis, communications and business. Exceptional skills in fiscal management, written communications, developing and sustaining organizational performance scorecards, and technology acumen are a must.

The right person will help create our Evolve IT story through active engagement with the broader team, driving transparency and operational effectiveness across the organization, in support of our overall goals. Along the way, you will have the opportunity for exposure to senior leaders while contributing to the transformation of Capital One into a technology company. As a team member of the Business Operations and Strategy organization, you play an important strategic and operational role in the success of the organization.

This role could be for you if you thrive in a fast-paced environment while solving complex problems, are able to manage multiple priorities, and deal well with ambiguity.

What You Will Do

As part of the Business Operations and Strategy team, you will work on a wide variety of projects supporting the goals of the organization. You will work with senior leaders to execute on the organization’s strategy and priorities and partner with functional leaders’ in support of specific goals.

Work closely with Director, Business Operations and Strategy to:

Drive progress on organization-wide and/or high-level initiatives and ensure crucial deadlines are set and met.
Work closely with senior leadership team to coordinate the implementation of strategy and policy goals in accordance with leadership direction.
Set and align internal processes, standards and resources to strategic direction and to advance the purpose of the organization.
Drive organizational accountability by providing financial analytics and guidance for expenditures that align to division goals and objectives offerings.
Closely monitor and report on contract vehicles, ensuring appropriate allocation of expenditures and strategic alignment.
Drive a division brand through a cohesive communications and marketing strategy.
Liaise with senior member company representatives and other key stakeholders on behalf Managing VP as required.
Set division up for break-through thinking and initiatives.
Advance the division as a competitive employer by shaping the work environment and attracting and retaining talent.

Basic Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree or military experience
At least 5 years of business office management experience
At least 5 years of experience of project management or agile delivery

Preferred Qualifications:
Master’s Degree in Information Systems, Computer Science, or Engineering or Business Management
5+ years of planning large-scale events
5+ years of experience with technology concepts and methodologies
Agile certification
PMP certification
AWS Certification
At this time, Capital One will not sponsor a new applicant for employment authorization for this position