Business Solutions Analyst

  • San Diego, CA
  • Full-time

Company Description

BrightScope ( is a rapidly growing financial information and software analytics firm helping the world’s leading financial institutions make the world’s most targeted decisions. BrightScope has quickly captured national praise and gained substantial market traction. BrightScope has been featured in The Wall Street Journal, Financial Times, Fortune, Forbes, Fast Company, BusinessWeek, CNNMoney and many other financial media outlets. BrightScope is an EEO employer. 

Job Description

As the Data Solutions Analyst, you will have the exciting opportunity to work with our clients on the delivery of services related to the implementation of BrightScope’s web-based software solutions. The Data Solutions Analyst is responsible for application configuration to include pre-sales requirements and initial project planning for business applications for our clients. In addition, they are responsible for ensuring accurate, timely, and efficient configuration of business applications. An ideal candidate will bring at least 3 years of software implementation experience, enjoy working in a fast-paced highly collaborative environment and have stellar communication skills and a desire to work with ‘big data,’ software and end users. 


Key Responsibilities Include:

  • Play an active role in the pre-sales operations with a focus on data delivery and readiness during integration/migration and post production period
  • Hold requirements gathering sessions with clients to learn business processes and recommend best practices for product implementation and integration of data with our product
  • Conduct remote and on-site implementation meetings to design data flow process between clients and BrightScope
  • Rapidly understand client business requirements and communicate business expectations to cross-functional teams (Development, Project Management and Client Support teams)
  • Participate in product development activities to enhance the value proposition for clients
  • Analyze application configuration to ensure it is efficient in setup and functionality to meet project deliverables
  • Develop and document business requirements to support the client implementation process



  • Strong experience in database management
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in the financial services/global asset management space
  • Experience deploying software applications
  • Experience with data quality assessment, cleansing and improvements
  • Intermediate to advanced knowledge of the following technical disciplines: DBMS, SQL, file transfer protocols and secure data sharing
  • Ability to extract information from external IT partners using clear questions to understand the client DBMS system structure and setup
  • Detail-oriented with excellent analytical and problem solving skills, including the ability to deal with situations where information is difficult to obtain, complex or ambiguous
  • Ability to manage multiple projects with minimal supervision and use appropriate methods to solve client issues
  • Ability to produce accurate and precise work
  • Ability to thrive in a diverse, fast-paced, entrepreneurial environment
  • Ability to build consensus within project teams to ensure positive results
  • Intermediate knowledge of MS Office suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook)
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to exchange information with business and technical audiences at all levels
  • Outgoing professional personality with good presentation skills
  • Able to travel domestically per client needs
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Information Systems, Business, Computer Science or related field

Additional Information

Here’s What We’ll Take Care Of:

  • Competitive starting salary with commission and performance incentive pay
  • Comprehensive benefits package including: medical, dental and vision insurance and company wellness program
  • 401(k) with company match
  • 2 weeks of Paid Time Off
  • 8 paid holidays
  • Free access to onsite gym
  • Make great teammates united around the company mission
  • Welcome you to one of the best company cultures in San Diego


This position is located at our headquarters in San Diego, CA. Qualified applicants must be authorized to work in the US. BrightScope is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.