The Business Systems Analyst develops the functional specifications for major systems and applications and/or bundles of smaller systems and applications. Interfaces with BAs to ensure that functional specifications capture business requirements and aids in the translation to technical requirements.
Primary responsibilities include:
Responsible for review Business Requirements Document and producing a Clarification/GAP document to call out points of clarity, missing requirements or recommended changes based on expertise in the system and understanding of the business need.
Responsible for maintaining functional and non-functional specifications in a portfolio of systems/applications designed to meet business requirements throughout project and program lifecycle.
Formulates and defines system scope and objectives through research and fact-finding combined with an understanding of applicable business systems and industry requirements
In conjunction with the Business Analyst, solicits and documents the functional specifications to assist the Solution Architect in the design of technical structures based on the existing standards and processes to meet business requirements.
Provides integrated systems analysis within their domain and identifies how application/systems interact to support business processes
Liaise with the Solution Architects, Application Developers and Testers to ensure they understand the functional requirements of the systems
Configures system settings and options to ensure business requirements are fulfilled
Manages project tasks assigned within scope, quality and timeframe allocated with PM supervision
Identifies and record risks, issues, dependencies and assumptions in accordance with project standards. Agree escalation level with Project Manager, and then manage those assigned through to resolution including updating project risks and issues logs.
Citizens Financial Group, Inc.