Business Analyst

  • Location
    Barnet, Greater London
  • Salary
    £ 50000 - £ 55000 / Year
  • Category
    Accountancy & Finance - Analyst
  • Job type
  • Industry
    Banking and Financial Services
  • External Reference


Central London

Our client's Innovation team is expanding and we're looking for talented, fun people to join us deliver solutions that will maintain and grow the company's market leading presence. We are searching for an experienced Business Analyst (BA) who can take charge of projects and deliver results that will add value to the business. Our ideal candidate has the ability to work with product innovation owners on multiple projects simultaneously and translate business data into digestible information that improves business processes.


� Support the product innovation platform owners with:

o Determining the requirements strategy (both functional and non-functional), including defining the business problem and primary objectives of new solutions

o Gathering, writing, splitting and updating Jira with user stories and use cases

o Creating detailed Business Requirement Document (BRD) as required and translating them into functional specifications and process models that portray specific business needs

o Offer on-going support by organising the backlog, determining functionality per release and make sure that each sprint delivers the value to the business

o Analyse and model the business domain to create a complete picture of work-flows mapped across all the relevant audiences and scenarios fulfilled by existing and proposed innovation solution

o Work with solution architects to ensure new builds meet the business demand. Bridge business to technical communications in analysis and planning stages of software development

o Providing analytic support by coordinating data extraction from various databases and data interpretation as required

o Contributing to project plans, support defining project requirements by identifying project milestones and phases

o Monitoring project progress by tracking activity; resolving problems; publishing progress reports and documenting recommending actions

o Estimating costs, benefit and time requirements of innovation projects including risks, predicting potential problems and return on investment for shareholders

o Supporting implementation and participate in Integration Testing and User Acceptance Testing (UAT) and Functionality Testing with comprehensive E2E test cases (created by BA) at the application and multi-application levels

� Understand system capabilities. Create and maintain technical user cards in JIRA to support innovation build as required

� Identify business trends utilising real data, compile analysis reports that are delivered to product innovation owners and then follow-up on all results

� Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; bench marking state-of-the-art practices and participating in professional societies

� Work on multiple concurrent projects and change requests.

Key skills and experiences:

� Experience working as a Functional, Data or Business Analyst with a solid background and experience in business analysis, system design, configuration and user stories and testing. Ability to produce functional/non-functional designs

� Knowledge of Access, Excel(Advanced), Visio, MS Project and JIRA

� Customer interfacing and application integration projects experience

� Knowledge of project management including experience in risk management

� Experience of software development methodologies and industry best practice

� Understanding of development processes - SDLC, must be very analytic with problem-solving and conflict resolution skills to help identify, communicate and resolve issues

� Have the ability to interpret requirements with proven practice in process modelling techniques underpinned by detailed analytic abilities with a view for future change


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Please apply with your CV to: Roberta Soldati