Business Analyst Openings

  • Role :Business Analyst with Reporting
  • Position ID :BSA-215
  • Location :Chicago, IL
  • Duration:Full Time
  • Posting Date:25/01/2018
  • Closing Date:29/01/2018
  • Education :Minimum of a Bachelor's Degree in Finance, Statistics or a closely related field from an accredited institution of a higher education in the U.S. or its equivalent and two (2) years of experience as a Business Analyst
  • The ideal candidate will possess::

    Bachelor’s Degree in technology, finance, business or equivalent.

    Min 5 years of related financial services experience.

    Analytical skills, communication skills, PC skills, including office applications and project scheduling and flowcharting software, relationship management, facilitation skills.

    Trading and FX trading preferred.

  • Job Summary:

    As a Business Analyst a lot will rely on you to develop solutions to complex business problems. You will be responsible for providing ongoing support to both the development and the QA team in a rapidly changing environment driven by business requirements and technology advancements. You will be working as part of a cross-functional geographically distributed team of Developers, Product Owners, Technical Owners, Quality Analysts, and other Business Analysts. The role will also involve communication with vendors, managers, the technical staff, colleagues from professional services and the clients themselves..

  • Essential Duties :

    Analysis of complex data, researching, and translating business needs into technical requirements

    Requirements analysis and organization

    Identifying and documenting persona based domain specific workflows

    Be a subject matter expert on the assigned domain helping translate and simplify business statements

    Detail out acceptance criteria for stories & create business work flow documents for features

    Impact analysis of the requirements affecting various areas of the application

    Document & maintain functional dependency diagrams/documents

    Details out the requirements with Business/Product owner and break it into smaller chunks/shippable items

    Participate in daily SCRUM calls and answer functional queries

  • Additional but important :

    Need to be a seasoned BSA with good communication skills

    MUST have done work on reporting, charts etc in the past.

    PO won’t be spending any time training the new BSA on basics of reporting

    Should be able to reach out to people and get the required information, instead of waiting for PO’s direction all the time

    Preference would be for someone who could do well with Reporting tools like Crystal, BI or QlikSense