Business Analyst - Data Analytics, ETL, Data Warehousing

  • GBP400 - GBP425 per day GBP
  • London, England, Großbritannien London England GB
  • Befristete Anstellung, Vollzeit
  • DBFS
  • 24 Sep 18 2018-09-24

My client, a Financial Services Consultancy based in London is looking for a BA/PM to join their Smart Data Analytics Team.

Job Description

The successful candidate will be assigned to the Smart Data Analytics team, to work in partnership with GCA, to deliver and help shape the ETL, data lake and presentation layer solution

The role

* Organise and control details of the work execution of the project, monitor project parameter

* Translate the needs and objectives into processes, document and means to perform the work

* Engineers and work out technical definitions

* Report to project owner

* Liaise with business sponsors and users to capture business requirements and provide functional specifications

* Define, coordinate and execute front to back business level testing and the validation of new business-critical functionalities and/or bug fixes

* Daily engagement with users to gather feedback and details about the usage of the applications maintained by the team

* Provide and maintain user guides

* Liaise with Development teams to ensure accurate functional coverage and validate test scenarios

* Ensure all functional requirements are fully satisfied to a high quality prior to release

* Manage and escalate risks and issues

* Contribute to overall programme governance and be responsible for project governance within PM's own remit

Essential skills

* Strong experience as a PM with Business Analyst experience, ex-Software Developer or Project Manager in a trading environment

* Strong analytical and interpersonal skills as well as reporting capabilities

* Strong communication and presentation skills both verbal and written

* Experience in defining and executing end-to-end tests on trading systems

* Experience in defining and detailing acceptance criteria

* Experience with working with in-house development teams

* Experience of working in a formal project process methodology

* Familiarity with defect logging systems and defect testing and re-testing cycles

* Experience working with distributed teams

* Experience co-ordinating activities within an enterprise environment

Core Competencies

* Project management skills

* Business Analysis skills

* Ability to liaise effectively with developers, business and other stakeholders

* Ability to work effectively as part of a formal project process

* Business oriented, positive, resilient, full of stamina with a clear focus on results and deliveries

Strong understanding of the trading business and associated products

* Prior exposure to Data Warehouse design (such as MS BI)

* Experience in testing complex flows distributed across multiple systems

* Experience working in an Agile team