Summary The Business Analyst I will be part of a collaborative environment working with Business Analysts, Developers, and Client Teams. The Business Analyst I will Relies on instructions and pre-established guidelines to perform the functions of the job. Primary job functions do not typically require exercising independent judgment. Responsibilities will also include transitioning projects to the integration team.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:
Work with Project Managers to determine functional requirements and functional application designs;
Gather business requirements through client interviews and/or research;
Assist with facilitation of team meetings, stakeholder interviews, solution design and documentation, and task and/or project management;
Assist with requirements analysis, functional and technical design, and prototyping;
Create functional designs in line with existing standards and practices;
Provide status updates to clients and team members on a regular basis;
Work with technical architects to provide insight on the functional designs of core banking software;
Manage functional requirements throughout the project life cycle;
Solve business issues through the process of identifying and analyzing detailed requirements to reflect clients’ needs that translate into system designs; and
Perform other work related duties, as assigned.
Qualifications to perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable each individual with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Must have knowledge of documentation and testing of application functionality and business processes;
Must have strong writing skills with attention to spelling and grammar;
Must be proficient in Microsoft Office, including Word and Power Point, with the ability to learn new computer software as needed;
Must possess excellent organizational, interpersonal, communication, and customer relation skills;
Must have strong attention to detail and the ability to multi-task;
Must have knowledge of information technology concepts and business analysis skills;
Must be familiar with waterfall and agile development methodologies, preferred
Must have working knowledge of office equipment; and
Must be able pass background and credit screening process.
Education and/or Experience
Bachelor’s Degree in an IT related field and/or equivalent related work experience or within one semester of completion, required;
Zero - Four (0-4) years direct experience in requirements gathering and documentation OR Three (3) plus years direct experience in a software/database development;
One (1) plus years business process modeling experience preferred;
One (1) plus years experience with wire framing preferred;
Banking or finance experience, preferred;
BI Reporting experience, preferred; and
Cognos Experience, preferred.