Business Analyst - Finance

business analyst, communication skills, finance, fixed income domain, agile, waterfall, bdd (behavorial driven development), requirements
Contract W2, 6 Months
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Client has a requirement for a Senior Business Analyst to support its Fixed Income Pricing business in India

Position Summary:
The role requires the candidate to have excellent written and verbal communication skills, strong organizational / coordination skills, and strong business analysis acumen. The successful candidate will be process oriented and have a through understanding of the entire software and product development lifecycle along with its corresponding delivery methodologies/frameworks used (Agile, Waterfall, BDD). The candidate must have prior experience within the Fixed Income pricing domain and must be exposed to large system projects, system changes (BAU). The candidate should be comfortable working with data at a granular level be able to run complex SQL queries to analyze and extract system data.

Duties and Accountabilities:
Prior financial services experience in the Fixed Income domain preferred
Create and deliver detailed business and functional requirements specification documents and assist with the production of technical specification/design documents
Liaise with business stakeholders and technical delivery teams to ensure that requirements are communicated and developed as per the business needs
Thorough understanding and experience in SDLC through an Agile based, behavioral driven development (BDD) approach
Create user stories and decompose them into constituent feature files to be consumed by the BDD framework
Facilitate workshop sessions between product and technology teams and provide an overview, and enhance the business requirements, feature files, and overall functionality of the system
Create system use cases, flow diagrams and interactive mock-ups outlining functional requirements
Manage projects across functional teams in the organization, including business, development, quality assurance and operations teams
Developing a thorough understanding of the system, eventually ramping up to being the SME on the system
Identify and manage business and project risks and facilitate in change management
Validate quality assurance test plans and test cases against business requirements
Run SQL queries to analyze, test and report data for multiple source database systems
Coordinate and assist in UAT to ensure the developed functionality meets the business specifications
Be part of a cross-functional and geographically dispersed agile team to successfully deliver key project milestones in an effective and timely manner
Manage internal communication on project milestones, issues, and risks and ensure that all teams, business stakeholders and leadership are updated on a frequent basis

Posted By

Stephanie Brown

Dice Id : itgllc
Position Id : 771531
Originally Posted : 11 months ago
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