Senior Business Analyst

Zurich, Switzerland

Striving for excellence is in our DNA. Since 1993, we have been helping the world’s leading companies imagine, design, engineer, and deliver software and digital experiences that change the world. We are more than just specialists, we are experts.

DESCRIPTION


Currently we are looking for a Senior Business Analyst for core banking back-end processes as well as digital front-end processes of web applications to make our team in Zurich even stronger.

The project is about development and maintenance of a web application hosting independent portlet-like e-banking components focusing on integration of these components into the web application framework. You will be part of the Zürich Scrum team including business analysts, test engineers and senior developers.

Responsibilities

  • Gather requirements;
  • Prepare business and technical requirements;
  • Prepare additional product and project documentation;
  • Support developers and QA;
  • Taking full ownership on features, requirements during the whole lifecycle (till validation);
  • Drive elicitation process;
  • Plan, analyze and estimate new tasks;
  • Synchronization with BAs of other streams;
  • Triage, analyze defects found during product lifecycle.

Requirements

  • Agile (Scrum) experience but also familiar with classic software development lifecycle;
  • Strong, efficient communication – oral as well as written, familiar with business etiquette;
  • Able to facilitate understanding among teams of different working cultures;
  • Strong analytical skill, good organizational skills, attention to details;
  • Knowledge of modelling, diagramming;
  • Able to represent and communicate overall product strategy to BAs of other projects;
  • Quick learner: learning new domains, understanding problems, ideas quickly;
  • Focusing on customer needs, assisting requestor to specify their real business need and translating it to technical modification request(s);
  • Ability to prioritize tasks based on customer goals and vision;
  • Fluent English (spoken and written) required.

Nice to have

  • Basic technical skill: XML; REST, SOAP services; SQL;
  • Experience in UI development, web applications;
  • Aptitude for technical activities;
  • Working in big organizations is an advantage;
  • Experience in geographically distributed teams is an advantage;
  • Development background;
  • German is an advantage.