Business Analyst - Trade Finance

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Cognizant Technology Solutions APAC
  • 16 Oct 18

Business Analyst - Trade Finance

Job Summary: Business Analyst - Trade Finance
Experience: 4+ years
Work location: Singapore

Job Description:

Working on client's business operations and IT initiatives
Organizing and participating stakeholder discussions / workshops for carrying out business analysis, defining solution alternatives, building consensus and obtaining sign-off.
Documenting client discussions, analysis findings and the recommended solution in clear and concise manner
Supporting the engagement team during functional validation and deployment of the solution
Effectively interacting with stakeholders across various business, operations, and IT teams
Independently managing assigned work streams and ensure high quality deliverables
Developing strong working relationships with clients and ensure positive client feedback
Proficient in requirements management, requirements gathering techniques, interviews, workshops, document analysis, surveys, business process mapping/ modeling, use cases, user stories, scenarios, gap analysis, business entity models, data analysis, mock-ups, workflow analysis, functionality drilldown, non-functional requirements (NFR) analysis and solution definition
Knowledge of SDLC (Waterfall / Agile), UML diagrams, typical BRD/ functional specs templates
Strong domain knowledge of banking and financial services; in-depth knowledge of Financial Supply Chain Management covering dealer finance, limit tree set up and Trade finance processes
Expertise in Trade finance IT product and e2e implementation
Should have at least 2 IT Trade Finance life cycle implementation experience
Ability to conduct well-structured discussions with business, operations and IT stakeholders
Ability to independently plan, carry out and track assigned tasks and ensure their timely completion
Proficient in use of Microsoft Office suite, including Visio and MS Project
Ability to perform in a tight deadline environment
Strong attention to detail and strong analytical skills

About Cognizant:

Cognizant (NASDAQ-100: CTSH) is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 195 on Fortune 500 2017 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at or follow us on Twitter: Cognizant.