Business Analyst (IT)

Job Responsibilities
  • Be the critical link between the business operational needs and IT development resources.
  • Facilitating workshops with stakeholders and business representatives in a collaborative manner to drive out requirements scope using a variety of industry standard techniques.
  • Managing and engaging stakeholders at all levels.
  • Delivery of current and target state processes (as is / to be) for improvement initiatives.
  • Analysis of root causes and determining remediation steps and identifying breaches.
  • Document business requirements in an efficient manner that allows development to be done in an Agile environment
  • Able to use business knowledge to not only test development work, but proactively uncovering and analysing issues to facilitate quick resolution.
  • Be able to accurately estimate the time required to gather business requirements and conduct testing.
  • Work with stakeholders, developers, and business representatives in a collaborative manner to drive out test scope and coverage.
  • Writing structured test plans, detailed test cases and executing them through to completion.
  • Writing simple user guides/documentation.
  • Working to an agreed project plan and meeting deadlines.
  • Any other tasks/project assigned by your superior and management.
  • Minimum of 6+ years in a similar role
  • Previous experience on a number of end to end projects
  • Strong understanding of internal business functions.
  • Experience in financial industry
  • An understanding of unit trust and listed issuer requirements.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Intermediate knowledge of Excel, Word and Visio and PL/SQL.
  • Organisational skills.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Problem solving skills.
  • Accountability and ability to prioritise work.
  • Ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
  • Positive and energetic manner.