Banking Business/Functional Analyst (FA/BA)

19 October 2016
Financial Analysts - Permanent
Close Date
13 March 2018
Main Job Purpose

The Banking Business Analyst/Functional Analyst (FA/BA) serves as the bridge between our banking customers and the product development team that designs, develops, tests and deploys FINARTIS (formerly SAGE) product suites.

The FA/BA is responsible for ensuring that the underlying needs of the business are unambiguously articulated and that project stakeholders reach a common detailed understanding of “what” will be delivered (generally agnostic of the detailed “how” it will be delivered).

The FA/BA is a key consultant to our clients with the following responsibilities:
 Work closely with client subject matter experts (SME) to capture, analyze, consolidate, and communicate business requirements
 Analyze business impact of new/existing business processes
 Write detailed requirements and functional specifications, and validate them with customer and development teams
 Work with the Project Managers and Solution Architects in the project team to ensure requirements are successfully conveyed to the development team
 Configure the application for customer usage
 Document features of our products
 Test the application

Key Strengths
 Previous experience in analyzing banking business processes, as a BA or SME
 Knowledge of banking products, more specifically on Wealth Management
 Experience in requirements gathering and analysis techniques.
 Strong analytical skills and the ability to develop requirements documents that are clear, precise, concise, and meaningful
 The ability to convey information in various forms including, but not limited to, UML (Unified Modeling Language)
 Experience in configuring large applications
 Adept at dealing with differing opinions and conflict; able to build consensus and resolve problems
 Fluent in English
 Familiarity with any programming language is a plus