Data Management Change Analyst Data Management Change Analyst …

COLUMBIA THREADNEEDLE
in Swindon, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 25 Feb 21
Competitive
COLUMBIA THREADNEEDLE
in Swindon, England, United Kingdom
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 25 Feb 21
Competitive
Data Management Change Analyst
Job Description

Where you'll fit in & what our team goals are....
In this role you will be working on Change Management activities within the Information Management data team. You will be working with stakeholders from across the global Operations team as well as the wider organisation on new data requirements, which range from smaller requests or system changes, to sourcing new data, or being part of a large project team as a representative from the data team. The role acts as a liaison between the business and IT organisations in order to provide clear, concise requirements for the Technology team to work on, and providing input into technical solutions that meet user needs. You will participate in issue resolution, testing, supporting the implementation process and facilitating the development of all required procedures to embed the process in the relevant BAU team. Combining your knowledge of data management principles and utilising change management skills, the role provides an opportunity to work on a broad range of data related changes for the business.

Responsibilities

How you'll spend your time....
  • Gather, analyze, document and manage business and user requirements (both functional and non-functional) for technology solutions that address business needs. Assist in identifying potential solutions for the business and provide input to issues or risks. Identify project interdependencies and communicate requirement/scope issues and participate in driving them to resolution for inclusion in system requirements.
  • Translate business and user requirements in to system requirements for the technology organization and manage changes to the source documents. Assist with the development of the testing strategy plan. Ensure end solution design meets business and user requirements.
  • Complete all support documentation on assigned projects, including creating and updating all user and technical procedures/manuals, operational support documentation and archival of all related project documentation. Assist with the production check-out process, including review of reports, data files and Online screens to ensure technical solutions perform according to the specifications and meet defined business requirements.
  • Develop expertise in all systems, processes and data relating to the assigned business or project. Develop understanding of change management best practices and leverage these to provide the most effective solutions to the business partners.
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with technology teams and business partners at management and end user levels. Educate business partners on systems capabilities and the feasibility of developing specific solutions. Work effectively in a team environme


Required Qualifications

To be successful in this role you will have....
  • Good years of demonstrable experience in business and functional requirements elicitation, translation and documentation.
  • Data orientated mind-set with a strong understanding of controls.
  • Strong analytic skills including ability to identify patterns, potential issues and then translate those into functional and test requirements.
  • Solid understanding of business functional areas and business management issues as well as the IT organizations systems and capabilities. Knowledge of and ability to effectively test system changes back to user requirements, defect management and resolution and production implementation.
  • Exceptional written and verbal communication skills.


Preferred Qualifications

If you also had this, it would be great....
  • Experience working with the following tools: MS Office, JIRA, AWS, SQL, BlackRock Aladdin, MS Visio, and HP Quality Center.
  • Experience supporting applications within the Financial Services industry (e.g. broker-dealer, asset management, insurance, etc.).
COLUMBIA THREADNEEDLE logo
More Jobs Like This
See more jobs
Close
Loading...
Loading...