Senior Business Analyst

  • £650 - £750 per day
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Contract, Full time
  • Standard Chartered Bank
  • 20 Nov 17 2017-11-20

The Business Analyst in conjunction with our Team Leader and the Business Product Owner will be responsible for facilitating communication between the business users and development team in the agile environment. Great data modelling and communication will make this role successful. Strong experience in OLAP technologies and agile development methodology is a must.


  • Facilitate communication between the key business stakeholders and the development team
  • Communication with other IT teams (interfaces and data modelling)
  • Capture and document user requirements in Confluence and Jira
  • Build prototypes using Excel and other tools
  • Configure ActivePivot reports and dashboards,
  • Make changes to configuration and reload ActivePivot OLAP Cube
  • Review implementation of the user stories as a part of development process
  • Sole representation of the IT team in UK


Business Skills

  • Market Risk management
  • Basel 2.5 framework (Market Risk sensitivities, daily and stress VaR, SR VaR, IRC)
  • BCBS 239 principles
  • FRTB requirements

Business/Technical Analysis Skills

  • Effective communication
  • Capture, organize and document user requirements
  • Requirement verification with multiple stakeholders
  • Translate between business language and IT


Software Engineering

  • ActivePivot in-memory OLAP technology, MDX
  • Strong data modelling skills
  • Strong experience in agile development methodologies

Software Development

  • Hands-on experience with Java
  • Experience in the following technologies:
  • OLAP: ActivePivot, MDX, XMLA
  • Programming Languages: Java
  • Data: Oracle, Hadoop, Spark, HIVE, Presto