Business Analyst


Posted 1 year ago

We are looking for a Business Analyst! Reach out if you are interested and feel free to refer friends/colleagues!


Type of Employment: Contract
Title: Business Analyst
Term: 12-month – 37.5 hours
Location: Remote for now
Job ID number: C1225


Brief description of duties:


You will be responsible for business and systems analysis activities on medium to large size Digital projects.


The role is responsible for execution of all aspects of requirements delivery- planning, elicitation, analysis and documentation, management, and support – for changes to Business Areas and Technology.


Common Agile BA activities:


  • Product Backlog Management: Identify, document, and refine user stories to increase the degree of detail relating to acceptance criteria, assumptions, constraints, dependencies. Identify Business Rules and Data Elements associated with the user stories.
  • Create and maintain Requirements repository – Business rules, API’s, NFR’s, Data requirements, etc.
  • Lead and facilitate collaborative refinement sessions with your squad (tech, product and design team) to gather feedback and ensure common understanding of requirements
  • Understanding of Current State: Understand current state from a business perspective and to a lesser degree, from a technical perspective.  Operational impacts will be understood in coordination with the Product Owner and Journey Operations Lead.
  • Assist Product Owner in decomposing Epics in to User Stories
  • Build and maintain a repository of reusable requirements documentation in Confluence to support future initiatives, following the enterprise standards
  • Assist Product Owner’s in managing risks, assumptions and constraints for requirements, and communicate to appropriate parties
  • Provide guidance and support to build the capabilities of the junior BAs and participate in the BA Chapters, encouraging knowledge sharing and learning across the entire BA practice
  • Sprint admin: Digital maintenance of sprint activities and user stories in JIRA



MUST haves:


  • 6+ years of experience as a BA/BSA
  • 2+ years of experience on Agile projects
  • Experience with Mobile and Online banking projects
  • Proven ability to gather Business requirements and Systems requirements independently
  • Excellent attention to detail, analytical thinking, and gap analysis
  • Demonstrated experience with user stories, business and systems specifications, business context diagrams and business process maps
  • Experience working on large projects over $2 million
  • Recent Banking experience
  • Excellent communication skills required; will be working with BU stakeholders and IT stakeholders
  • Excellent collaboration skills, and highly adaptable
  • Strong knowledge of Requirements methodology (planning, elicitation, documentation)
  • Bachelor’s Degree in related discipline



Job Features

Job CategoryBusiness Analyst
Agile projects2+
Mobile and Online banking projects3+

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