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Sampling & Test Development Specialist I

Charlotte, North Carolina;

Job Description:

EIT is a centralized group within Global Risk Management responsible for independent testing of operational processes within the eight lines of business and enterprise control functions at Bank of America to ensure the company is in compliance with domestic and international laws, rules and regulations, and that risk and controls procedures are operating effectively.

The Sampling and Test Development Specialist I, under supervision, works in collaboration with the Test Owners, Front Line Units, other Sampling and Test Development resources along with the Test Execution Teams to conduct required sampling governance and distribute samples for testing.

The Sampling and Test Development Specialist I will deliver data for the distribution of samples for test execution, facilitate resolution of any issues encountered in executing scripts, and review procedural documents for clarity.

This role is responsible for accessing pertinent databases or acquiring raw data from third party sources according to associated documentation.

This role will deliver high-quality results within a high volume production environment and may manage, manipulate and summarize large quantities of data using SQL, SAS, SSIS, Excel, and Trifacta.

Skills and Competencies:

  • Candidate must exhibit an exceptional degree of ingenuity, creativity, and resourcefulness.
    Strong partnership and influencing skills
  • Strong research and analytical skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills as well as interpersonal skills
  • Self-starter, organized, versatile, capable of independently performing work based on prescribed procedures
  • Ability to think independently, solve problems, and develop solutions
  • Ability to communicate issues that require escalation to  Senior management
  • Strong team player

Required Skills:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of 2 years work experience
  • 2+ years experience with reporting, data mining, business intelligence, and/or data analytics
  • Knowledge of data warehouse and mining concepts and baseline understanding of SQL query language.
  • Experience building queries to source data from a variety of different types of data sources such as DB2, Teradata, Oracle, SQL Server, Hadoop, Hive
  • Proficiency with MS Office suite with an emphasis on Excel to perform data analytics, pivot tables, lookups and data analytics

Desired Qualifications

  • Compliance or Risk certification a plus
  • Knowledge of automation capabilities and how to incorporate them into business processes.
  • Experience building data acquisition routines in a tool such as SAS, SSIS, Trifacta, Alteryx, Microstrategy, Tableau, Cognos (or other similar business intelligence applications)

Job Band:

H5

Shift: 

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:

EIT is a centralized group within Global Risk Management responsible for independent testing of operational processes within the eight lines of business and enterprise control functions at Bank of America to ensure the company is in compliance with domestic and international laws, rules and regulations, and that risk and controls procedures are operating effectively.

The Sampling and Test Development Specialist I, under supervision, works in collaboration with the Test Owners, Front Line Units, other Sampling and Test Development resources along with the Test Execution Teams to conduct required sampling governance and distribute samples for testing.

The Sampling and Test Development Specialist I will deliver data for the distribution of samples for test execution, facilitate resolution of any issues encountered in executing scripts, and review procedural documents for clarity.

This role is responsible for accessing pertinent databases or acquiring raw data from third party sources according to associated documentation.

This role will deliver high-quality results within a high volume production environment and may manage, manipulate and summarize large quantities of data using SQL, SAS, SSIS, Excel, and Trifacta.

Skills and Competencies:

  • Candidate must exhibit an exceptional degree of ingenuity, creativity, and resourcefulness.
    Strong partnership and influencing skills
  • Strong research and analytical skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills as well as interpersonal skills
  • Self-starter, organized, versatile, capable of independently performing work based on prescribed procedures
  • Ability to think independently, solve problems, and develop solutions
  • Ability to communicate issues that require escalation to  Senior management
  • Strong team player

Required Skills:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience
  • Minimum of 2 years work experience
  • 2+ years experience with reporting, data mining, business intelligence, and/or data analytics
  • Knowledge of data warehouse and mining concepts and baseline understanding of SQL query language.
  • Experience building queries to source data from a variety of different types of data sources such as DB2, Teradata, Oracle, SQL Server, Hadoop, Hive
  • Proficiency with MS Office suite with an emphasis on Excel to perform data analytics, pivot tables, lookups and data analytics

Desired Qualifications

  • Compliance or Risk certification a plus
  • Knowledge of automation capabilities and how to incorporate them into business processes.
  • Experience building data acquisition routines in a tool such as SAS, SSIS, Trifacta, Alteryx, Microstrategy, Tableau, Cognos (or other similar business intelligence applications)

Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 

40

Learn more about this role

Full time

JR-21053203

Band: H5

Manages People: No

Travel: No

Manager:

Talent Acquisition Contact:

Aubrey Drake

Referral Bonus:

0