Business Analyst (Corporate Actions)

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Cognizant Technology Solutions APAC
  • 26 Jun 17

Business Analyst (Corporate Actions)

As a Consultant or Senior BA, you would be responsible for

· Working on client's business operations and IT initiatives
· Conducting stakeholder discussions / workshops for carrying out business analysis, defining solution alternatives, building consensus and obtaining sign-off.
· Documenting client discussions, analysis findings and the recommended solution in clear and concise manner
· Supporting the engagement team during functional validation and deployment of the solution
· Effectively interacting with stakeholders across various business, operations, and IT teams on your own
· Independently managing assigned work streams and ensure high quality deliverables
· Managing work-stream plans within the engagement, if necessary
· Developing strong working relationships with clients and ensure positive client feedback

· Experience in Capital Markets, Securities, Corporate Actions.
· Proficient in Data Analysis, Business Requirements Gathering, Process Flow Mapping, Documentation
· Knowledge of SDLC, UML, typical business requirements and functional specifications templates
· Strong communication skills in English - verbal and written
· Ability to conduct well-structured discussions with business, operations and IT stakeholders
· Proficient in use of Microsoft Office suite, including Visio and MS Project
· Ability to perform in a tight deadline environment
· Strong attention to detail and strong analytical skills

Work experience and education requirements
· The candidate should have between 5 to 9 years of experience as a consultant or business analyst, preferably in a consulting or IT services vendor firm with exposure to methodologies and frameworks for business analysis
· At least one project in Capital Markets, Securities, Corporate Actions
· Post graduate qualification (Master's) in Finance / IT or an MBA from a reputed Institution will be an advantage and an a graduate degree in any Science or Engineering stream

About Cognizant

Cognizant (NASDAQ-100: CTSH) is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 230 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at or follow us @Cognizant.