Business Analyst

Documentation, Software development, Mortgage, IT consulting, Problem solving, Business Analyst
Full Time
Depends on Experience

Job Description

Job Title: Business Analyst
Location: Fort Washington

Primary Function

The Business Analyst II analyzes the business need, defines the best solution, and facilitates the successful implementation of complex solutions through hands-on work, interfacing with development resources and creating other materials to support the process. The Business Analyst II may also have some supervisory and leadership responsibilities within the Enterprise Execution Team.

Principal Duties:

  • Transform the business and IT by rapidly delivering the best designed solutions as prioritized by the company’s strategic and productivity goals
  • Organizes and plans the best approach to the business need and guides the business and IT in achieving the best solution including management of complex projects with multiple points of integration and risks
  • Conceptually engineer solutions in a variety of systems, platforms and tools – choosing the right option for the problem by balancing complexities, risks, speed-to-market and other factors
  • Brings depth of mortgage subject matter expertise, technical knowledge and analytical skills to all tasks and projects
  • Compiles complex situations, problems, systems and solutions into clear communication and materials for a variety of audiences and levels across the executive, technical, and business teams
  • Enterprise analysis activities – major contributor in project review and prioritization process – providing key insight to possible solutions, downstream impacts, risks, and level-of-effort / cost
  • Leads the analysis and documentation on the business need impacts other systems and processes and plans/organizes work for others
  • Performs complex data collection and analysis needed to compile cost-benefit analysis as part of the project rationalization
  • Leader in writing use cases, specifications, business requirements and test conditions along with needed process flows and works with the stakeholders to reach approval
  • Performs hands-on development efforts using rapid application development (citizen developer) frameworks for prototype, testing or production use
  • Own and manage large pipeline of complex projects while maintaining rapid pace of deliverables and solutions
  • Research and gain insight into regulatory changes and requirements that impact the business

Education and Experience Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree or equivalent preferred
  • 4+ years of combined experience in mortgage or IT supporting mortgage originations

Knowledge, Skill and Ability Requirements:

  • Understanding and proven experience applying knowledge of downstream and upstream impacts and risks (such as regulatory/compliance concerns, capital markets/pooling considerations) in a mortgage origination business
  • Able to quickly learn, access complex problems and conceptualize solutions to be deployed through technology or process improvements
  • Creative problem-solver who combines analytical skills with technical proficiencies to deliver quality results
  • Driven and self-motivated, must be able to provide large output working independently as well as part of team
  • Performs well in a fast paced team environment and manage/drive multiple requests to successful completion in a prompt and professional manner while communicating issue/status to appropriate stakeholders
  • Skilled in using Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC), utilizing portions from both Waterfall and Agile methodologies
  • Proven track record of delivering complex projects and documents/requests/changes combined with the ability to be proactive in identifying opportunities for the process and systems changes along with requirements traceability
  • Proven ability to effectively lead/manage/drive requirement/request meetings, across various business units, with no management oversight needed
  • Proven ability to clearly articulate, effectively author and present complex requirement documents, including the benefit analysis, both verbally and written
  • Ability to act as effective leader between/among business departments, senior management and IT/consultants/technology
  • Ability to manage/participate/lead user acceptance testing and provide training on the new feature/process
  • Ability to multi-task and adapt to shifting priorities, demands and tight timelines using analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Proven ability in authoring and analyzing ‘Process Flow’ diagrams – knowledge and experience working in Blue Works is a plus
  • Enjoy learning and working in a challenging/changing environment
Dice Id : 10106248
Position Id : New - 201
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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