Lead Business Analyst

  • GBP50000 - GBP56000 per annum
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan McKinley
  • 17 Aug 16

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Business Analyst to work on a strategic programme in the Risk division within a large UK based Bank. This programme is aimed at delivering a Risk Data Warehouse to support all internal and external Credit Risk Reporting. This programme must also adhere to the BCBS 239 principles.

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Business Analyst to work on a strategic programme in the Risk division within a large UK based Bank. This programme is aimed at delivering a Risk Data Warehouse to support all internal and external Credit Risk Reporting. This programme must also adhere to the BCBS 239 principles.

Role

  • Initial focus will be on the data analysis required in order to deliver new data feeds for the Risk Data Warehouse, which must in turn adhere to BCBS 239.
  • Analysing data requirements, performing gap analysis against the existing data catalogue and working with SMEs to create user interface specifications.
  • Review and sign-off of design documents
  • Ensure the data design meets the requirements
  • Contribute to the completion of business requirements
  • Liaise with IT for system build out activities and support all aspects of testing and transition to BAU.

Responsibilities

  • Capture requirements through meetings and workshops with business stakeholders
  • Conduct investigations into data analysis
  • Work with business architects and application owners to agree on golden sources for data.
  • Update the existing Data Catalogue
  • Liaise with Group IT on a regular basis to ensure translation of business requirements are understood throughout the project
  • Workshop facilitation and stakeholder management
  • Provide continuous improvement of BA techniques in order to drive delivery
  • Ability to work independently within a large complex project
  • Provide training on processes for BAU to support the transition

Skills/Expertise Required

  • Track record of data analysis in either Data Warehousing or Data Migration
  • Experienced BA, preferably in the regulatory risk space
  • Confident with Excel, Access, Visio and MS Project Skills
  • Motivated problem solver with the ability to resolve issues innovatively
  • Effective communicator
  • Strong self management with the ability to stand accountable for decision making
  • Minimum 5 years experience in FS change environment or a consultancy as either a data/business analyst or systems/business analyst.

  • Knowledge of BCBS 239 would be ideal, not necessary
  • Experience of Agile methodology would be ideal but not necessary

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.