Business Analyst – Bankwide Data, Risk & Reporting

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Bank of Singapore
  • 18 Apr 19

Business Analyst – Bankwide Data, Risk & Reporting

At Bank of Singapore, we are constantly on the lookout for exceptional individuals to join our team. We promote a culture of openness, teamwork and fairness. Most importantly, we invest in our people through our programmes that develop them on both professional and personal levels. Besides attractive remuneration packages, we offer non-financial benefits and opportunities to develop your potential within OCBC Group’s global network of subsidiaries and offices. If you have passion, drive and the will to succeed, rise to the challenge today!

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Responsibilities:

  • Organize meetings or workshops to interview or discuss with users, subject matter experts to understand business requirements and where necessary, worked with the business subject matter experts to produce business workflow for the purpose of producing Business Requirements Document (BRD) and Functional Specifications Document (FSD) in alignment to IT roadmap and strategies
  • Help prioritize business requirements together with the business lead(s) vis-à-vis project constraints on time and budget (i.e. prioritizing important/high impact requirements for inclusion in the release scope in alignment to the timebox and moneybox of the project).
  • Articulate the business requirements to vendor; provide effort estimation with 100% coverage of the business requirement relevant to vendor delivery.
  • Work as a solutions manager with the Technology Development team and/or Solution Architects and/or vendor to deliver prototypes (when relevant) and evaluate together with business users to align expectations and to lock down requirements.
  • Coordinating the cross-functional team members and activities for business work streams or entire change and technology implementation initiatives while ensuring all business requirements are addressed within functional specifications and report the progress to the Project Manager and/or functional stream leads accordingly.
  • Support Business Leads or user representatives in the preparation of training plans or materials, user manual
  • Support the Test managers in the review of test artefacts like test plan, test scenarios, test cases and data
  • Work with the SIT and UAT Test Managers/Leads to provide input to, review and approve the overall Test Strategy/Plan
  • Work with the testing teams to build, review and approve Test Cases - ensuring alignment to the FSD as well as all necessary Release Regression (RRT) tests
  • Assist in coordinating prioritization of business requirements throughout the solution development lifecycle.
  • Provide business analysis and business related issue resolution to all cross-functional teams throughout the product development lifecycle.
  • Responsible for promoting and developing sound process and system change management practices which includes the planning of training activities for the introduction of new systems or processes as well as the delivery of the required documentation.
  • Maintain a working knowledge of business processes and solution design. Perform gap analysis where known business requirements are not met.
  • Act as a direct point of escalation with key stakeholders from the business area on application support matters including IT service management, production incident management, complaints and complex service requests.


Qualifications
Requirements:
  • Minimum Bachelor's Degree or equivalent
  • At least 15 years of experience working as Business Analyst or Solution Manager in a similar discipline Previous experience working on projects like transaction monitoring and surveillance projects
  • Experience in Private Banking Risk domain will be an advantage
  • Excellent communication skills, able to handle multiple projects and priorities concurrently and manage business expectations accordingly.
  • Must understand Private Bank front, middle and back office transaction processing
  • Experience in writing use cases, use case modeling, workflows, business processes, business requirements document, functional specifications document and user requirements to functional design traceability matrix
  • Understanding of data and information structures in an IT system environment including that of data modeling and database design appreciation and SQL.
  • Experience in the disciple of System development life cycle (SDLC) process, especially in the solution, analysis, testing and implementation phases of the SDLC processes.
  • At least 6-8 years of experience developing with technologies such as .NET, C#, SQL, Big Data, Analytics, Web Development (MVC) preferably in a financial institution
  • Strong skills database technologies including physical data model design, stored procedures, functions, indexes, performance tuning and understanding execution plans.