IT Business Analyst within Trading IT Business Analyst within Trading …

Stamford Group
in Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Contract, Full time
Last application, 20 Feb 20
Stamford Group
in Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
Contract, Full time
Last application, 20 Feb 20

Are you a Requirements Engineer / IT Business Analyst looking for a new challenge? For our client, a leading global bank in Zurich, we are looking for you to be part of the Global Markets IT area.

IT Business Analyst within Trading

Key Responsibilities:

  • Business Analysis to elicit and document requirements in an appropriate form that can support both the development (i.e. REST based microservices) as well as full automation testing of those services.
  • Teach team how to be modern in these techniques, training & leading the team in best practice
  • Challenge existing assumptions, approaches and design through industry best practice experience in the area of order and trade management
  • Provide best practice in business value delivery strategies, requirements gathering techniques, and user acceptance techniques to various groups within our department
  • Developing a Business Analysis Chapter across the various development teams.

Essential Skills and Qualifications:

  • 10 years of experience as an IT Business Analyst
  • 5+ years work experience in Trading
  • Experience in developing concise requirements in an agile environment
  • Ability to translate business needs to clear technical requirements and communicate technical concepts to business users
  • Experience with creating agile epics and stories and maintaining a backlog with high quality stories and acceptance criteria, through regular grooming
  • Proven communicator who ensures clarity of requirements to members of the team and other stakeholders

Desired Skills and Qualifications:

  • Significant experience in Financial Instruments (Securities, Funds, ETD (Options and Futures)
  • Understanding of the order lifecycle of Financial Instruments from an order management and execution perspective (Primary and Secondary Market)
  • Experience in Cucumber and Atlassian tooling (e.g. JIRA/Confluence)

Location: Zurich

Contract Duration: 6 months

Are you interested and immediately available? Then please do not hesitate to contact me via email at I look forward to speaking with you!

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