JobDescription : The Team: We are seeking a Business Analyst for the Data Services Team. This role requires more of a Data Analyst skill set, with a Project Management and Agile way of working experience. The Data Services team is responsible for data mining, data modeling & data warehousing. They manage the data end to end across various systems for several platforms and applications. This team play a very vital role in enabling the applications with the right data, so that Analysts are able to perform their ratings across various stage gate process.
The Impact: We are in search of a highly motivated Business Analyst who is ready to take their career to the next level in a fast growing company. Do you love working on Technical Projects as well as getting in the trenches and working with the team to get the work done? Do you like working with state of the art of technology? Do you want to leverage your analytical skills? Do you like data mining? Would you like working with Data Stewards & Information Architects?
What is in it for you?
You will be playing a Business Analyst role for an Agile Scrum team accountable for delivering high quality technical requirements based on which development team can manage the data with right business rules
You have a chance to dig in to technical details surrounding product requirements and specifications
Collaborate with Data Services & Information Architecture for ensuring the data governance
Positive team culture and environment
Write technical stories from a data analyst perspective in the level of granularity of table mapping, business rules and the impacted downstream changes as per the business requirement
Intermediate SQL skills to write custom queries
Basic understanding of how stored procedures and functions works
Good understanding of data elements, data mapping, validation rules, data cleansing
Ability to perform an Impact Analysis on changes that would be made on various data elements
Clear view on data governance
Understand the basic of ETL process understating the source and target systems with the relevant business transformation
Have a holistic view on DML aspects to ensure the consistency across various source & target systems
Document User stories in alignment with various external teams-Data Stewards, Information Architects and Developers
Exposure to working in an Agile environment
Participates in the scope of proposed improvements and works with Content Managers, Product Managers, or other Project Managers to turn business requirements into actionable developer specifications
Mitigate risk while owning tasks, resources, and changes
Work independently to provide data transformation, testing, solving problems, and end-to-end user support needs
Relies on limited experience and discernment to plan and accomplish goals
Prepare data models, dataflow diagrams and ETL specifications; participates in architecture review meetings
Create/Extend business requirements into Rules and Mapping artifacts
Identify and document impact on data across platforms and/or projects to minimize data mis-alignment risk or data impact
Ensure Data Governance requirements (I.e. data definitions, meta data, etc.)
Defining formatting rules - Define the data type, length, rules of population and any other formatting rules associated with the proper representation of the data.
What we're looking for: Basic Qualifications:
3-5 years of experience working as a business analyst for data scrum teams, project manager, systems analyst or similar in a technical environment
Ability to clearly bring together and document technical requirements
Strong Critical Thinking and analytical skills
Communication skills (present, active listening, ability to build consensus, and support across functions and at all levels)
Hands-on experience with coding or technical details
Experience working in large, global teams
Understanding of the financial services industry is a plus
Understanding of Agile methodologies from a project perspective
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