Portal Application Business Analyst

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA New York NY US
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Bank of America Corporation
  • 19 Aug 18 2018-08-19

Portal Application Business Analyst

Job Description:

Job Description Details:

  • Portal Application Senior Technical Business Analyst position is within Global Markets Technology supporting Equity and Fixed Income Business and Operations teams to deliver client facing self-service solutions
  • The ideal candidate will be a self-motivated, hands-on Technical Business Analyst with experience in creating/refining business and functional requirements, data analysis, and documentation of existing systems and processes.
  • Financial and Global Markets acumen with expertise spanning full trading and post trade lifecycles
  • Strong quantitative skills, attention to detail, critical thinking, and the ability to support multiple projects simultaneously and independently in fast paced environment
  • Excellent technical and analytical skills; Analyze existing capabilities and identify priority gaps and opportunities
  • Serve as liaison between business and technical aspects of projects.
  • Work on enhancement projects that improve the operational landscape for the global markets businesses, as well as internal company projects that enhance Straight Through Processing
  • The candidate should be comfortable in an environment with mixed delivery methodologies depending on the project (Agile, Waterfall) and able to adapt to new technologies, products and processes quickly.
  • Document business and functional requirements, including process and data flows, business logic and rules, and use cases/ stories
  • Experience supporting executive requests for reports, KPI's etc.
  • Manage global project teams consisting of business sponsors, developers, designers and testers
  • Work closely with UX team to design new features and components
  • Manage deliverables and priorities with management and business stakeholders
  • Coordinate and conduct testing cycles; unit testing, qa and user acceptance testing
  • Support production delivery rollouts on release weekends
Skills Required:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, Computer Science, Information Technology, Finance or business related field of study
  • Required 5+ years' experience as business analyst in financial setting
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Knowledgeable in Portal Technologies a plus, Java J2EE, JSON, Oracle, SQL, Liferay
  • High level of proficiency in SQL
  • Proficiency in JIRA and Confluence Tools
  • Must be trained in Agile and Scrum methodology

1st shift (United States of America)

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