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Technical Business Data Analyst

  • Location: Jersey City, 07310
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 5 months ago

Terrific long term contract opportunity in Jersey City, New Jersey for a Technical Business Analyst.
  • Financial data modeling capabilities.
  • Data analysis for complex system.
  • Reverse engineering functional specifications from data.
  • Work closely with end users/clients to understand business process/industry standards/regulatory mandate requirements.
  • Work closely with IT and Operations partners.
  • Work with external data vendors (i.e., Bloomberg, Reuters, IDC, Markit, etc.) and standards organizations.
  • Able to execute projects independently.
  • Conduct Systems Integrated Testing (SIT) and User Acceptance Testing (UAT).
  • Create Function Specification Documents (FSD), System Requirement Specification (SRS), and test plans.
  • Mentor and coach lower-level analysts.
  • 8+ years of working experience as a Business Analyst.
  • Strong background in financial reference data.
  • Strong SQL knowledge required (able to query data, analyze and troubleshooting).
  • Strong data analysis and mapping skill.
  • College degree, specialized training or equivalent work experience.
  • Experience/understanding of business process reengineering and business modeling concepts, systems development lifecycle.
  • Experience utilizing various SDLC methodologies like Waterfall, Agile (JIRA, etc.).
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the testing lifecycle with SIT, UAT, and production.
  • Data-oriented with an excellent attention to detail.
  • Strong analytical skills and writing skills, to include solid experience in writing functional and technical specifications.
Preferred Skills
  • Project Lead experience.
  • Experience working closely with IT Project Managers and Development teams.
  • Knowledge of MS Excel, Visio.
  • Experience with vendor product implementation.
If this is a perfect fit, Apply now!

Candidates will be responsible for following the client's COVID-19 protocols. Please refer to your MATRIX representative for specifics.

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