Business Analyst

JobAdder - Audrey

As an International financial services organisation, FastBank has a trading business unit dedicated to high net worth and corporate customers.

  • Identify, understand and document current and future operational processes.
  • Tertiary qualification in a Computing discipline
  • In depth knowledge of the software development lifecycle (SDLC)
Overview of Role 
As an International financial services organisation, FastBank has a trading business unit dedicated to high net worth and corporate customers.  Due to extensive growth we are investing in a number of significant system upgrades and replacements, particularly our Equities systems.
Main Responsibilities 

The role objective is to identify, solicit, document and implements functional and non-functional requirements for a new Equities system.  The successful applicant will have the following responsibilities:
  • The elicitation and documentation of concise functional and non-functional requirements for the problem/solution, particularly in the use of use-cases.
  • Identify, understand and document current and future operational processes.
  • Use exceptional communication and negotiation skills to interface between IT and the business to ensure all needs are identified and documented
  • Map data and process flows and translate the requirements into statements of work;
  • Prepare user acceptance testing processes and documentation through workshops and sessions with key end-user groups in order to ensure the delivery of business requirements.
Experience, Skills and Knowledge:
MANDATORY
  • Tertiary qualification in a Computing discipline
  • In depth knowledge of the software development lifecycle (SDLC)
  • Experience in writing use case and models with UML
  • Experience working as a Business Analyst within financial services environments for large systems implementations
HIGHLY DESIRABLE
  • Exposure to Agile development environments
  • Understanding of Rational tools and processes, ideally RUP
  • Knowledge of Equities