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Technical Business Analyst

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

Posted about 1 month ago

Long term contract opportunity in Jersey City, NJ for a Technical Business Analyst. Will understand business needs & conduct data analysis.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Financial data modeling capabilities.
  • Data analysis for complex system.
  • Reverse engineer 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.
 
Qualifications:
  • 8+ years of working experience as Business Analyst.
  • College degree, specialized training or equivalent work experience in business analysis.
  • Strong background in financial reference data and capital markets.
  • Strong SQL knowledge required (able to query data, analyze and troubleshooting).
  • Strong data analysis and mapping skill.
  • Data Oriented with an excellent attention to detail.
  • Experience/understanding of business process reengineering and business modeling concepts, systems development lifecycle.
  • Strong analytical skills and writing skills, to include solid experience in writing functional and technical specifications.
  • Experience utilizing various SDLC methodologies like Waterfall, Agile (JIRA etc.).
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the testing lifecycle with SIT, UAT, and Production.
 
Preferred Skills
  • Experience working with major vendor data providers (i.e., Bloomberg, Reuters, IDC, Markit).
  • Project lead experience.
  • Experience working closely with IT Project Managers and Development teams.
  • Knowledge of MS Excel, Visio.
  • Experience with vendor product implementation.
 
About our client
 
Our client stands as one of the world’s most global banks and a trusted brand with over 200 years of continuously evolving financial services. Its teams provide unique insights to more than 200 million clients and enable progress all over the world.
 
While growing your career, you will work alongside some of the smartest minds in the industry who are excited to share their knowledge and to learn from you. From analysts to architects, developers to data scientists, our client’s employees operate as one team where each voice is heard, and each perspective is appreciated.