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Business Analyst
Ref No.: 18-00027
Location: Brooklyn, New York
Position Type:Contract

The position is for a Senior Business Analyst within the financial industry. As a Senior Business Analyst, you serve as a liaison between technology, design and product management. In this role, you will work with product managers to analyze business needs and further translate their vision into functional and technical requirements.

Responsibilities:
  • Work with business partners to validate, clarify and normalize business requirements
  • Translate business and design requirements into technical requirements for multiple development teams - back end service developers, framework developers and UI developers
  • Perform critical analysis on information consolidated from multiple sources, identify and resolve conflicts, and break down high level information into workable requirements
  • Work with developers and subject matter experts to understand the work effort, communicate any compromises or risks to designers and product managers and, if needed, facilitate making adjustments that satisfy all parties
Qualifications:
  • Minimum 6 years of hands-on experience as Business Analyst, Business Systems Analyst, System Analyst or Technical Analyst, with emphasis on technology and end-to-end implementation understanding
  • Excellent verbal and written skills are critical since this job primarily entails communicating information to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Experience working with software or web technology teams
  • Experience with software development methodologies and practices (SDLC, Agile, Scrum, Waterfall, etc.)
  • Strong interpersonal skills to manage relationships with a variety of partners and stakeholders
  • Basic computer programming skills
  • Business domain knowledge of investment products & experience with analyzing and implementing digital wealth management solutions
  • Knowledge of Blueprint or other requirements gathering software a plus