The Business Analyst works with stakeholders from all business units and related third parties to define and document business processes and software requirements for business and technology initiatives.
Lead cross-functional business process re-engineering teams and continuous improvement efforts.
Identify and understand the business problem and the impact of the proposed solution on the organizations operations. Evaluate internal & external customer business needs, contributing to strategic planning of information systems and technology directions. Document project requirements, scope, objectives and benefit expectations.
Evaluate potential software solutions and the system architecture to ensure that they meet business requirements. Contribute to project plans.
Develop and facilitate test plans and scripts.
Deploy/implement solutions as directed by the through use of project management techniques Liaise with business partners during preliminary installation and testing of new products and services. Maintain detailed documentation regarding all implemented solutions. Implement System Level changes as directed by project implementation guidelines and specifications.
Minimum Required Skills and Competencies:
Recent full life-cycle experience working as a business analyst.
Two years financial services banking experience or banking service provider experience.
Recent experience working with Fidelity Information Systems (FIS) IBS Core banking platform and related systems.
Ability to work independently, analyze data, take and recommend appropriate actions with minimal supervision. Superior analytical, organizational, and problem solving abilities.
Dependable, self-motivated with a positive attitude. High level of skill with Microsoft Office applications, primarily Outlook, Word and Excel, Powerpoint Excellent presentation and communication skills both written and verbal, with strong interpersonal skills. Ability to think outside the box, show initiative, and be inquisitive.
Enjoy very detailed research and documentation. Ability to manage and prioritize workload effectively and thrive in a fast-paced work environment.
Desired Skills and Competencies:
Bachelors degree in Business or Information Technology.
PMI PMP & or PBA certification or equivalent.
Recent experience in Quality Assurance and Project Management.
Recent experience working with the following Fidelity Information Systems (FIS) solutions; IBS, ImageCentre, BeB, CeB.
BA Business analyst test scripts requirements gathering SQL SDLC Agile Scrum bank IBS FIS document diagram PMP ImageCentre BeB CeB
The Ascendant Group, LLC