As a Barclays Senior Business Analyst, with Corporate and Investment Banking (CIB) Technology, you will be responsible for the delivery of services to Barclays International. It delivers against an agenda and strategy set by Group, delivering group-wide efficiencies, creating capacity and accelerating business growth, while improving our controls and resilience. As a member of the business analysis team, you will be responsible for the business and ensuring the successful capture of requirements/user stories workflow application.
Barclays is one of the world's largest and most respected financial institutions, with 329 years of success, quality, and innovation behind us. We've helped millions of individuals and businesses thrive, creating financial and digital solutions that the world now takes for granted. An important and growing presence in the USA, we offer careers providing endless opportunity.
We're committed to providing a supportive and inclusive culture and environment for you to work in. This environment recognizes and supports ways to balance your personal needs, alongside the professional needs of our business. Providing the opportunity for all our employees, globally to work flexibly empowers each of us to work in a way that suits our lives as well as enabling us to better service our customers' and clients' needs. Whether you have family commitments or you're a carer, or whether you need study time or wish to pursue personal interests, our approach to working flexibly is designed to help you balance your life. If you would like some flexibility, then please discuss this with the hiring manager, and your request will be reviewed subject to business needs.
We are currently in the early stages of implementing a hybrid working environment, which means that many colleagues spend part of their working hours at home and part in the office, depending on the nature of the role they are in. We're flexible on how this works and it may continue to change and evolve. Depending on your team, typically this means that colleagues spend a minimum of between 20% to 60% of their time in the office, which could be over a week, a month, or a quarter. However, some colleagues may choose to spend more time in the office over a typical period than their role type requires. We also have a flexible working process where, subject to business needs, all colleagues globally are able to request work patterns to reflect their personal circumstances. Please discuss the detail of the working pattern options for the role with the hiring manager.
What will you be doing?
• Providing support to the Head of Analysis and Strategy, helping to define analysis approach in line with the strategic vision • Running workshops with business leads and SMEs to understand and document their requirements, and challenge where necessary • Working independently to elicit, validate and document systems requirements in user stories in JIRA and creation of supporting documentation/matrices. • Participating in the Design process coordinated by the team, from Design approval to functional design completion • Working closely with the Engineering Development team to articulate requirements, review designs, propose solutions and respond to queries and clarifications • Working with where applicable, during testing own the resolution of defects pertaining to requirement and design, working with test teams and SMEs • Working with where applicable work with functional or business areas and SMEs to plan migration of users and or transactions • Adhering to Group Change control and governance standards, recording and reporting data in the right way
What we're looking for:
• Solid experience and understanding of business analysis techniques • Solid ability in eliciting, documenting, and managing requirements as user stories • Solid experience of owning and managing business requirements from inception to product delivery • Solid experience of managing business stakeholders and communicating with a wide array of people, with the ability to negotiate and influence
Skills that will help you in the role:
• Solid experience of working in a medium to large technology change program • Business Analysis Accreditation(s) • Exposure to Pega software or business process management (BPM) applications • Solid experience of KYC & Onboarding processes and/or applications
Where will you be working?
At Barclays, we are proud to be redefining the future of finance and here at Whippany we are defining the future of the workplace and the future of the way we work and live. We are creating a unique community, one of four strategic tech-enabled hubs that will redefine opportunity for everyone who works here. Whatever you do at Whippany, you'll have every chance to build a world-class career in this world-class environment.