New York, NY
icrunchdata Network
Looking for a sharp Senior Business Analyst to support its Fixed Income Pricing business? Location: New Yok, NY Duration: 13 months with possibility of longer term extensions If interested, please respond with resume No vendor submissions – Independent Consultants only with no 3rd party involved ? No C2C ? No Corp to Corp No CPT or OPT at this time The role requires the candidate to have excellent written and verbal communication skills, strong organizational / coordination skills, and strong business analysis acumen.? The successful candidate will be process oriented and have a through understanding of the entire software and product development lifecycle along with its corresponding delivery methodologies/frameworks used (Agile, Waterfall, BDD).? The candidate must have prior experience within the Fixed Income pricing domain and must be exposed to large system projects, system changes (BAU).? The candidate should be comfortable working with data at a granular level be able to run complex SQL queries to analyze and extract system data. Duties and Accountabilities: Prior financial services experience in the Fixed Income domain preferred Create and deliver detailed business and functional requirements specification documents and assist with the production of technical specification/design documents Liaise with business stakeholders and technical delivery teams to ensure that requirements are communicated and developed as per the business needs Thorough understanding and experience in SDLC through an Agile based, behavioral driven development (BDD) approach Create user stories and decompose them into constituent feature files to be consumed by the BDD framework Facilitate workshop sessions between product and technology teams and provide an overview, and enhance the business requirements, feature files, and overall functionality of the system Create system use cases, flow diagrams and interactive mock-ups outlining functional requirements Manage projects across functional teams in the organization, including business, development, quality assurance and operations teams Developing a thorough understanding of the system, eventually ramping up to being the SME on the system Identify and manage business and project risks and facilitate in change management Validate quality assurance test plans and test cases against business requirements Run SQL queries to analyze, test and report data for multiple source database systems Coordinate and assist in UAT to ensure the developed functionality meets the business specifications Be part of a cross-functional and geographically dispersed agile team to successfully deliver key project milestones in an effective and timely manner Manage internal communication on project milestones, issues, and risks and ensure that all teams, business stakeholders and leadership are updated on a frequent basis About Advantage Resourcing Advantage Resourcing makes all employment decisions without regard toward race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, marital status, gender identity, sexual orientation, status in regard to public assistance, veteran status, genetic information, disability, or membership in other legally protected classes. We will provide reasonable accommodations throughout the application or interviewing process. If you require a reasonable accommodation, contact us. Advantage Resourcing is an E-verify employer. [...]