Business Analyst

Garrison, MD
Jan 15, 2021
Jan 24, 2021
IT, Systems Analyst
Full Time
Title: Business AnalystLocation: Owings Mills, MDDuration: 6 MonthsSummary:Facilitate workshops with varied stakeholder and user groups to agree on the requirements and solution design.Undertake detailed data analysis and identify incremental data requirements and help identify solutions. Be able to translate complex requirements and processes into simple and understandable documentation.Day to day running of requirement management systems, change control and document standards.Deliver detailed design documentation mapping out the end to end solution.Engage with project managers, business subject matter experts and technology systems owners to supplement existing business and systems knowledge to document current and future state processes and conduct change impact analysis.Documenting and owning business acceptance test cases. Executing detailed data-testing, validating results against documented requirements.Managing, reviewing, and analysing testing issues and identifying options and recommendations.Supporting the business through execution of business acceptance/user acceptance test cases. Documenting of target business process and business readiness task list.This is a high-profile role supporting a complex, mission critical middle office outsourcing program. The successful candidate will have experience of driving mission critical business change analysis in a highly matrixed, highly visible and high pressure environment, interfacing with multiple stakeholders including external service providers.Job Responsibilities:Works with key stakeholders within all business functions to align technology solutions with business strategies.Gathers requirements from business units and translate those to programmers and developers.Prepares cost-benefit and return-on-investment analyses to aid in decisions on system implementation.Demonstrates an informed knowledge of business functions to resolve problems and capitalize on improvement opportunities.upports one or more highly complex business processes.Works on multiple projects as a project team member.Serves as a liaison between the business community and the organization n order to provide technical solutions to meet user needs.Creating/ updating business requirements for new and refined requirements.Working closely with the technical analysts to ensure business and functional requirements are correctly translated into technical specifications.Identifying and investigating unexpected behaviours / patterns in input and output data.Internal stakeholder management.Skills:Ability to exercise good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions.Project management skills in order to handle diverse projects, often times simultaneously, and meet aggressive deadlines.Ability to solve problems/ processes and understand complex details.Ability to increase operating efficiency with produce high quality solutions.A high level of interpersonal and verbal communication skills necessary to relate to other people at their knowledge level.Ability to analyze complex situations and problems and do the necessary research using multiple sources of information to arrive at innovative solutions.Work closely with 'virtual' teams situated overseas in multiple locations; influencing, motivating and guiding where necessary.Extensive experience and a solid understanding of process mapping and system tools to create processes.Education/Experience:6 years Business Analysis experience in the Financial Investments Industry with buy side asset management exposure required. Middle Office experience preferred.Extensive experience with Requirements Gathering and Documentation required.Extensive experience with leading, presenting to and working with Senior Stakeholders required.Bachelor's degree in a related field.3 - 5 years consulting experience preferred.Other,management,Documentation,Design,Presentation,Testing, Communication,Influencing, organization, Business ,Requirements Gathering