Senior Business Analyst

Business analysis, JIRA, SQL, Project management
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Travel not required

Job Description

Doran Jones Inc. is looking for an experienced Business Analyst to understand, translate and develop requirements working closely with business, technology, and other teams across the organization.  The Business Analyst will help drive the solutions by being the point of contact between business and technology, ensuring business requirements are robust/thorough, and ensuring technology solutions are meeting requirements. You will use tools such as JIRA to manage requirements, develop delivery schedules, and communicate across broader teams.  Project Management skills will be required to ensure tasks and timelines are being met.


    • Coordinate with business/functional teams to understand changes, analyze and translate those changes for developers to implement.
    • Document change requirements using proof of concepts in EXCEL, Visio, and other tools, developing a more formal 2-3 page write-up in Word.  Manage implementation of the proposed change.
    • Ensure requirements are fully-added to requirements tools such as JIRA.
    • Validation and review of data to ensure changes are successful using SQL.
    • Iterate with developers to identify/understand/ fix data problems using SQL to review.
    • Document test cases and finalize changes with business — upload testing documentation.
    • Track multiple projects and manage delivery and execution. Update business and stakeholders on progress and roadblocks.

Required Experience

    • 5+ years in Financial Services; Capital Markets experience is preferred
    • Intermediate understanding of Credit (Counterparty) and Market Risk
    • Intermediate SQL skills
    • Familiarity with Agile processes and frameworks
    • Strong presentation skills with the ability to summarize key points for senior management
    • Strong Project Management skills
    • Strong understanding of databases
    • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
    • Understanding of how source data is shared across different analytics projects and what fields can and cannot be used
    • Understanding of how calculations and data assumptions differ across projects
    • Understanding of dependencies and downstream impacts of model output (SQL analytics calculator)
    • Understanding of database structure and standard techniques to append, segment, and merge data

Preferred Experience

    • Consulting experience
    • Scrum Master experience
    • Product Management
Doran Jones Inc. (DJI) is the leading financial services Data Engineering and Application Development firm, specializing in Capital Markets, Risk, and Regulatory Compliance. We are US-based, helping our clients fill gaps in capacity and expertise, reduce risk, and accelerate change. Our leaders average over 25 years of experience in Financial Services and Technology. DJI is repeatedly engaged by the largest and most complex clients for our Agile transformation expertise and practical understanding of the critical relationship between data, architecture, and application development. 
DJI has a mission to place more people from non-traditional backgrounds into sustainable technology careers. Through partnerships with non-profit technology programs in underserved communities and Veteran organizations, candidates transition from tech training programs into real IT careers at DJI. Our unique recruitment policy allows us to create exceptional teams, bringing a broad spectrum of experience to our company and creating anything but a traditional consulting firm.
DJI is a wholly-owned subsidiary of McLaren Strategic Ventures, a private equity firm, that invests in start-ups and scale-ups. They provide a full range of highly trusted domain consulting, advisory services, and innovative technologies globally. Doran Jones is able to offer a broad range of technology, deeper AI and machine learning tools, data intelligence, alternative resourcing capabilities, and capital access to invest and digitize at scale. Our clients benefit from this unique portfolio allowing them to accelerate the pace of their own digital transformations through innovative products and services designed around industry-wide issues.
Dice Id : 10464724
Position Id : 7168623
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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