Business Analyst – Analytics -Banking

  • NA
  • Zurich, Switzerland
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Cognizant Switzerland
  • 20 Nov 17 2017-11-20

  Business Analyst – Analytics -Banking Zurich, Switzerland Permanent role   Overview: You will be working closely with business representatives, this role is a very exciting opportunity for an interested professional. You are expected to be versed in business analysis and willing to go into

 
Business Analyst – Analytics -Banking

Zurich, Switzerland
Permanent role

 
Overview:

You will be working closely with business representatives, this role is a very exciting opportunity for an interested professional.
You are expected to be versed in business analysis and willing to go into a deep level of detail while still keeping the big picture view.

As a business analyst in sales area, you are expected to work in the whole development lifecycle starting from the pre-analysis of the project, work estimation, documentation, co-ordination with the development team and test support.
 

Job Responsibilities:

• Leading the requirements gathering sessions with business stakeholders and getting signs off/approval required for the software development and delivery
• Understand the business requirements and challenge the various stakeholders
• Evaluate requirements in terms of feasibility and efforts (costs)
• Generate software requirement specifications (SRS), including acceptance criteria
• Responsible for all the documentation (including interface specification, technical/design specification and product documentation etc.)
• Collaborate efficiently with development/testing teams and other project members for delivery
• Review test cases, mutual support of the testing units in test design and execution
• Responsible for end to end project co-ordination on the analytics platform
• Support the project/delivery managers in BA related topics
• Liaison with the product owner, portfolio/delivery mangers and scrum team members 

 
 
Skills Required:

• IBM Interact and bank related marketing domain a must have
• 6 years plus in a Business Analysis role
• Experienced in Agile software development methodology
• Strong Experience with requirements gathering and business analysis
• In-depth knowledge of UML, MS Visio, Enterprise architect, HP Quality center, MS office etc.
• Experience with agile project management software such as Jira, confluence etc.
• Experience in tests execution and automation including system, integration and UAT testing
• Ability to analyze, troubleshoot, performance tune and understand existing applications
• Experience in financial services industry (wealth management domain experience would be an added advantage)
• Independent, systematic and structured approach and way of working (e.g. modelling of software requirements: use cases, activity diagrams, sequence diagrams, UML)
• Strong methodical, analytical and problem solving skills
• Proactive and dedicated commitment as well as excellent organizational skills and keen perception
• High awareness of quality and deadlines
• Very good communication and interpersonal skills

 
 
Preferred:

• Preferably some experience in the marketing, sales or analytics area
• Flexibility to handle changes to already defined requirements or rules
• Team spirit and dependability
• Capable to moderate and support constructive conflict resolution
• Ability to work under pressure
• German language a big advantage

 
 
Are you interested ?

In order to discuss the opportunity further, we would like to get in touch and introduce to you this unique opportunity to you.
About Cognizant

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