Business Analyst - Big Data Technologies - £110,000

  • £80,000 - £100,000
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Orbis Consultants
  • 16 Jan 17

The chance to work as part of a massive greenfield project at a world leading financial data vendor company. Using the best of breed technologies, such as Hadoop, Spark, Cassandra, HDFS, Kafka, SOLR and AWS along with in-house developed technologies. Working in a fast paced, dynamic team environment, building brand new commercial products which are at the heart of their business.

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Production of detailed business functional/non-functional requirement specifications from initial requirements documents.
  • Design, build and update mock-ups/ prototypes of the product, based on requirements and workshops
  • Sanity and component testing of new features during the development phase and review of test plans
  • Prepare and execute on senior stakeholder reporting and communication needs of the project
  • Balance the resourcing schedule for in-progress and planned project work
  • Coordinate project and workflow management with engineering, development and QA teams
  • Define reporting and alerting requirements
  • Report on common sources of technical issues or questions and make 
  • Assisting in user experience workshops or UX design / requirement gathering and documentation

Education and experience

Essential

  • Experience working as a Business Analyst within a data driven environment

Desired

  • Programming languages such as R, Python and database querying languages such as SQL
  • Proven quantitative, analytical and problem solving skills with attention to detail
  • IIBA, CBAP or related business analysis qualification

Commercial awareness

  • Must have experience of technology projects related to analytics/ big data
  • Previous experience with information based companies would be beneficial

Very high paying role at Vice President level based in Central London.