Business Analyst Business Analyst …

Standard Chartered Bank
in Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 31 May 20
Standard Chartered Bank
in Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 31 May 20
Business Analyst
About Standard Chartered
We are a leading international bank focused on helping people and companies prosper across Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

To us, good performance is about much more than turning a profit. It's about showing how you embody our valued behaviours - do the right thing, better together and never settle - as well as our brand promise, Here for good.

We're committed to promoting equality in the workplace and creating an inclusive and flexible culture - one where everyone can realise their full potential and make a positive contribution to our organisation. This in turn helps us to provide better support to our broad client base.

The Role Responsibilities
  • Facilitate communication between the business stakeholders and development team
  • Communication with other IT teams (interfaces, data modelling, support)
  • Capture and document user requirements and system specifications in JIRA and Confluence
  • Produce design proposals based on user requirements and in line with architecture guidelines
  • Analysis of current system behaviour to help validate completeness of requirements
  • Recommend priorities and advise on options highlighting risk and cost/benefit of proposed options
  • Coordinate and contribute to architecture reviews
  • Review implementation of the user stories as a part of development process
  • Assist with test strategy review and guidance

Our Ideal Candidate

Business Domain Knowledge
  • Counterparty Credit Risk (PFE, EE, EEPE etc) or related domain
  • Derivative products
  • BCBS 239 principles
Business/Technical Analysis Skills
  • Effective communication
  • Translate between business language and IT
  • Elicit, organize and document user requirements; work using Agile practices
  • Requirement verification with multiple stakeholders
  • Ability to produce strawman proposals to lead requirements discussions with ability to challenge users' requirements
  • Strong analytical skills with ability to see the bigger picture
  • Understand and communicate complex concepts
  • Work effectively with geographically distributed team
  • Ability to manage multiple concurrent work items effectively
  • Ability to influence other technology stakeholders
Software Engineering
  • Strong experience in agile development methodologies
  • Strong data modelling skills
Software Development
  • Prior experience with Java
  • Experience in the following technologies:
    • Kafka
    • OLAP: ActivePivot, MDX, XMLA
  • A Bachelor's degree in Computer Science (or equivalent experience)
  • Experience in business analysis.
  • Must have had hands-on software design & development experience
  • Experience with enterprise scale systems
Non-technical skills
  • Proven ability to work within a team environment
  • Highly effective verbal and written English communication skills
  • Ability to make good / sound decisions and use independent judgement
  • Strong reasoning, analytical and inter-personal skills
  • Excellent attention to detail and time management
  • Great presentation skills

Apply now to join the Bank for those with big career ambitions.

To view information on our benefits including our flexible working please visit our career pages . We welcome conversations on flexible working.