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Business Analyst III

Tulsa, OK, US

Req ID: 52129 

Areas of Interest: Commercial Banking; Digital Technology; Information Services; Treasury Services 

BOK Financial (BOKF), Headquartered in Tulsa, Oklahoma, BOK Financial Corporation (NASDAQ: BOKF) is a top 25 U.S.-based financial services holding company with operations in ten states – Oklahoma, Texas, Arkansas, Arizona, Colorado, Kansas/Missouri, New Mexico, Nebraska and Wisconsin. The company began more than 100 years ago in Tulsa and has successfully diversified into a variety of industries, businesses and geographies.                  .

The Business Analyst III is primarily responsible for defining and performing analysis, design, scripting, documentation, planning, and deployment of systems software and procedures which require complex technical and systems knowledge; has understanding of Project Management Methodology and is able to manage, estimate, and apply testing for complex projects; provides day-to-day support, change control, and severity notification for applications systems.


  1. Analytical Skills: Writes business requirements including data retention specs, report definition, and data security requirements for complex projects. Writes functional requirements including data access and retention specs, and report definition for complex projects. Provides complex business process modeling. Provides project estimates for complex projects and enhancements. Reads and restarts job scheduling needs. Sets up 5+ complex jobs and dependencies.
  2. Application Support Skills: Applies business application patches and releases. Diagnoses and remediates problems. Performs root cause analysis.Executes Disaster Recovery processes. Develops and maintains application documentation. Completes application configuration of complex control files. Installs desktop clients. Creates, presents, and manages Change Controls. Creates and manages Severity Notifications and delivers communications to lines of business during an incident. Tracks and remediates metrics and trends of application performance. Maintains incident management playbooks for assigned applications.
  3. Technical Skills: Creates reports from database repositories. Performs queries. Performs complex production deployments.
  4. Project Management Skills: Manages moderately complex projects using bank’s existing methodology, artifacts, funding, etc. Performs testing on complex projects and enhancements. Develops test cases for Systems Integration Testing.
  5. Relationship Management Skills: Manages the relationship between Information Technology and the Line of Business supervisory (Officer, AVP), management level (AVP, VP), and senior management level (VP, SVP). Prioritizes line of business and/or Executive Funding Committee (EFC) projects and enhancement requests. Influences or sets the strategy and vision for the line of business. Participates in annual planning and estimating.
  6. Enterprise Architecture Skills: Defines and employs Information Technology Governance policies. Employs architecture methodologies. Employs SOA Governance policies. Conducts research on application domains to stay current with industry trends. Employs Information Technology and Information Security standards.


  • Understanding of complex application data flows across multiple highly integrated applications
  • Complex security knowledge
  • Understanding of application disaster recovery
  • Awareness of software integration, system integration, and technology used
  • Understanding of RDBMS principles and tools
  • Knowledge of moderate infrastructure principles
  • Understanding of tiered environments
  • Understanding of technology standards and concepts
  • Understanding of Project Management Methodology
  • Understanding of Quality/ Testing Methodologies
  • Understanding of Line of Business goals and objectives
  • Understanding of Architecture Governance
  • Understand the role of Enterprise Architecture
  • Understand the role of Domain Steering Committee
  • Understand Architecture Framework
  • Understanding of middleware technology

This level of knowledge is normally acquired through completion of a Bachelor’s Degree in Management Information Systems or Computer Science or 5+ years related experience or 7+ years in bank operations.

BOK Financial is a stable and financially strong organization that provides excellent training and development to support building the long term careers of our employees. With passion, skill and partnership you can make an impact on the success of the bank, our customers and your own career!

Apply today and take the first step towards your next career opportunity!
BOK Financial is an equal opportunity employer.  We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities for training, compensation, transfer, promotion and other aspects of employment for all qualified applicants and employees without regard to sex, race, color, religion, national origin, age, disability, sexual orientation, genetic information or veteran status.

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Please contact recruiting_coordinators@bokf.com with any questions. 


Investing in our talent and building a great workplace is a top priority at BOK Financial.

  • Empowered employees
  • Award-winning culture
  • Community commitment


BOK Financial is a regional banking powerhouse and one of the top 25 banks in the U.S. We are based in Tulsa, Oklahoma, and diversified in a variety of industries, businesses, and geographies throughout the U.S.


  • 5,100 employees
  • 28 Years of financial profitability
  • $43+ billion in assets
  • $5.397 million in charitable contributions in 2018

Nearest Major Market: Tulsa
Nearest Secondary Market: Oklahoma

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