Lead Business Analyst - Banking - London - up to £70-75 + bonus

Deerfoot IT Resources Limited
£70000 - £75000/annum BANKING BONUS AND BENEFITS
16 Jun 2017
16 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
IT Senior / Lead Business Analyst c. 70-75k base + bonus + bens
Central London

As a highly established and trusted approved IT recruitment partner to this
International banking group we have been asked to identify a Senior Business Analyst to
assist on a variety of IT and regulatory change focused projects to cover change across the Front Office, including regulatory / compliance, treasury and software development within a significant
EMEA environment.

Skills / Environment:

IT Business Analysis - SDLC / Software Development / Systems Development
Regulatory / compliance / Process improvement projects such as - MIFID, IFRS, AML, BASEL or others
Significant banking sector experience - Front Office understanding preferable
Function Specification - turning business requirements into Systems specifications
Systems Testing / UAT

This roles looking for a senior BA how is comfortable looking at the business change set up and making and enforcing process improvements to streamline and improve the change process. If you are a senior BA or a lead BA this role will see you move into a lead position where you will create process to be adopted by the rest of the business analyst team.

An understanding or interest in building knowledge of Front Office systems would be desirable - FX, Futures, Options, Swaps.


Working in Systems Development Department of European Systems Office for various IT development and regulatory change / process improvement projects as well as day-to-day system maintenance. Gather business requirements from users and clarify what needs to be delivered as part of the systems development planning. Support user to document the business requirements at the initial stage of systems development projects. Analyse business requirements, help to develop the conceptual design and supply necessary information to Project Manager for the planning of authorised projects. Create External Design documents which will enable users to confirm the functionality and also enable the developers to understand what functionality is required. Contributes to the planning, execution and verification of Integration Testing (ITb) and Systems Testing (ST), support users to plan and execute their User Acceptance Testing (UAT). Provide support to the Business Analysis team leader to ensure that the team contributes positively to maintaining the defined standards and specifications for systems development within Systems Development Department.

This role may suit an individual with banking sector senior business analysis experience who has held the following roles: Lead BA, Senior Business Analyst, BA/PM, Business Analyst/Project Manager.

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