Business Analyst Business Analyst …

S&P Global
in Zurich, Switzerland
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 14 Jan 21
S&P Global
in Zurich, Switzerland
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 14 Jan 21
Business Analyst
ESG Business Analyst

Grade 10 (for internal purposes)

Location: Zurich, Switzerland

S&P Global's ESG Research team is looking for an ESG Business Analyst to support in the development and maintenance of technology tools and platforms used to collect, assess and report ESG data. S&P Global's Corporate Sustainability Assessment is an annual assessment of over 7,500 companies on Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG factors). S&P Global maintains one of the oldest and most comprehensive databases of corporate sustainability information in the world. S&P Global's proprietary technology platform is used by over 1,400 of the world's largest companies to report advanced ESG data. The platform forms a core part of the S&P Global ESG research capabilities.

The Role :
  • The Business Analyst documents business requirements and associated business processes in support of initiatives and projects.
  • The position will work extensively with internal and external development resources in knowledge transfer of business requirements and insuring understanding of how those requirements are reflected in the application.
  • This position acts as a key link between core business and technology teams
  • The position will require acquiring hands on experience & in-depth understanding of core business processes related to the collection, processing and analysis of large volumes of sustainability information and S&P Global's proprietary technology platforms.
  • Gather/analyse/document business requirements leading to development and improvement of business solutions
  • Support the establishment of new projects by facilitating workshops with business users.
  • Producing mock-ups for projects
  • Business acceptance testing of new functionalities and improvements
  • Develop metrics for quantifying and measuring the value of business projects
  • Supports in the scoping and planning of projects
  • Produce and maintain training documentation and instruction manuals for users
  • Provide innovative ideas for new solutions, functionality improvements to management
  • 3 years of relevant experience
  • Experience in gathering and defining business requirements for technology teams
  • Experience in agile workflows and methodologies
  • Experience in project management and process optimization
  • Requirements Management / Planning (Prioritization, Change Control)
  • Stakeholder management and cross-functional communication
  • Knowledge and hands-on experience in SQL and data management
Preferred Qualifications :
  • Bachelor's in Computer Science, related field or equivalent work experience
  • Knowledge of sustainable finance, corporate social responsibility, ESG research
  • Strong personal interest in sustainability topics
  • Knowledge of QlikSense and / or other BI software such as Tableau
  • Hands-on experience with technologies in the field of Machine Learning, Artificial Intelligence or Natural Language Processing
  • Other programming languages
20 - Professional (EEO-2 Job Categories-United States of America), IFTECH202.1 - Middle Professional Tier I (EEO Job Group), SWP Priority - Ratings - (Strategic Workforce Planning)

Job ID: 258409
Posted On: 2021-01-06
Location: Zurich, Switzerland
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