Business Analyst in Salt Lake City, UT at Consultnet Careers

Date Posted: 2/1/2023

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Business Analyst


Remote


1 yr contract



Job Details:


  • Write technical business requirements for integrating applications

  • Have experience working on the process of integrating auto generated documents and forms with business processes in a Banking context.

  • Serve as a technical analyst responsible for integrating various software applications with the backend servicing systems

  • Serve as a lead systems analyst in the development team to plan, coordinate, analyze, design, document and implement application integrations efforts to meet current and future needs

  • Facilitate conversations with the business and technical support teams to document capability needs and outcomes

  • Manage the flow of user requirements from the product backlog to the planning meetings, providing a joined-up overall view of the solution requirements at a detailed level.

  • Work with the Product Owner to maintain the product backlog, assist in adding, removing, estimating, and prioritizing work.

  • Help specify acceptance criteria and facilitate the translation of those criteria into test cases with the test team.

  • Prepare and co-ordinate the required materials to facilitate successful backlog prioritization and planning meetings.

  • Provide leadership to project teams in identifying root cause of issues and directing troubleshooting efforts

  • Develop solution architecture models and documentation (key project deliverables) and/or oversee and approve the creation of necessary documentation. Specifications to be testable, measurable, and definitive.

  • Orchestrate overall technical activities including design reviews, defect resolution processes across project teams.

  • Collaborate with the broader architecture community to ensure alignment with IT strategies and standards.

  • Evaluate business unit and IT decisions to ensure they are in the best interest of customers and company goals and escalate as needed.

  • Provide inputs to executive level presentations for project stakeholders.

  • Work with third party vendors as part of tendering processes and assist with specifying and managing deliverables.


Required Knowledge and Experience


  • 3+ years' experience supporting an online banking application as a business / technical analyst or as a developer

  • Strong systems analysis background, with at least 3 years spent working with agile methodologies

  • Demonstrable experience working in a highly collaborative environment, with focus towards delivering real business results.

  • Hands on experience with application development, architecture, and software maintenance.

  • Experienced in enterprise application integration, middleware technologies, database technologies and backend interfaces

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and spoken evidenced by the ability to communicate across all levels of an organization

  • Excellent interpersonal and leadership skills - lead, collaborate, facilitate, and negotiate as necessary

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel, Visio and PowerPoint

  • Demonstrated experience with problem solving outside-the-box to find solutions that mitigate risks/issues, rather than blindly following process

  • Experience in a large-scale IT organization with complex systems environment & infrastructure

  • Highly organized, self-starter requiring minimal supervision

  • Bachelor's degree in a technical field such as Computer Science, Computer Engineering, IT, etc. from an accredited university or equivalent


Desirable Knowledge and Experience


  • Experience with Behavior Driven Development techniques including Gherkin

  • Experience working within the financial services industry.

  • Working with 3rd party vendors and specification of deliverables.

  • Hands-on experience working with multi-component, high availability systems and enterprise applications


Methodology


  • The Scaled Agile Framework, or SAFe, methodology. Agile framework for development teams.


Software Tools


  • Adobe Forms

  • Adobe Experience Manager

  • IBM Business Automation Workflow (BAW)

  • DocuSign

  • JSON/REST API Development

  • Office 365 Business Productivity - (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook, Teams, OneDrive, SharePoint)

  • Azure DevOps - Provides developer services to support teams to plan work, collaborate on code development, and build and deploy applications. (Includes Smart Docs)

  • Visio Flowchart and diagramming

  • PowerBi Data querying, modelling and visualization

  • SQL Server - Relational database management system

  • SOAP UI Automated testing tool for SOAP and REST APIs

  • BaNCS Core banking software suite