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Middle Business Analyst for a Financial Information Company

Middle Business Analyst for a Financial Information Company 40 hrs/week, 12+ months

We are currently looking for a remote Middle Business Analyst with 2+ years of experience in financial reference data systems, databases, and projects to join our team.

The customer is a British-based stock exchange and financial information company. It helps companies to raise capital and investors to build their portfolios across a range of global markets.

Please note that even though you are applying for this position, you may be offered other projects to join within EPAM Anywhere.

Join EPAM Anywhere to quickly and easily find projects that match your knowledge and experience, while working with Forbes Global 2000 clients, building a successful IT career, and earning competitive rewards. The platform provides additional perks, including a flexible schedule, professional development opportunities, and access to a community of experts.

We accept CVs only in English.

Responsibilities

  • Take a high-level project/deliverable scope from Product and/or Technology management, turn it into detailed requirements that can be actioned by the technology team, and own these requirements throughout the delivery lifecycle
    • Two key subject areas: Search Tech Modernization (migrating the Search ingest system from on-premises to AWS, which in some cases will include significant changes to the source data and therefore business logic) and Search Business deliverables (adding new content/functionality to the Search backend, to support Business needs)
      • Scale will range from very large projects (example: migrate a data source from a legacy feed format processed on-premises, to a strategic feed processed in the cloud, including mapping specifications, gap analysis, content issues, etc.) to small enhancements (example: add a new field to a dataset)
        • Liaise with stakeholders (e.g., product/technology managers, content specialists) to gather and refine requirements
          • Write detailed requirements as stories and/or larger specifications as appropriate
            • Act as product owner for these requirements, actively participating in agile ceremonies such as scrum meetings
              • Proactively work with the development team to refine and deliver stories, removing blocks and answering questions
                • Prioritize deliverables within and across projects, with input from product / technology management where needed
                  • Carry out user-acceptance testing to confirm deliverables meet requirements
                    • Assist with planning and coordinating the implementation of changes
                      • Where required assist the team with issues/queries requiring a deeper level of analysis to resolve (but note this is not a support role)
                        • Proactively conduct ad-hoc or regular meetings as required to achieve project success

                          Requirements

                          • 2+ years of experience in financial reference data systems, databases and projects
                            • University degree required, in a technical or business-related field
                              • Candidates with a combination of technical/engineering and business backgrounds are preferred
                                • Strong Stakeholder Management Skills
                                  • Experience working with Technical Stakeholders
                                    • Previous experience working with BE Projects with several dependencies
                                      • Ability to implement BA process from scratch
                                        • Experience of software development lifecycle and Agile methodologies
                                          • Experience in analyzing and writing requirements for complex information systems/databases
                                            • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
                                              • Strong analysis and problem-solving skills along with attention to detail
                                                • Data-related skills e.g., SQL, JSON, Data testing
                                                  • Proven ability to managing multiple streams of work concurrently
                                                    • English B2+

                                                      Nice to have

                                                      • Experience with Cloud Projects

                                                        We offer

                                                        • Paid time off
                                                          • Sick leave with a medical certificate (up to 30 days of paid sick leave)
                                                            • Exceptional leave (marriage, child birth, close relative death)
                                                              • Maternity leave
                                                                • Healthcare program (incl. family members)
                                                                  • Wellness programs (Well-Being Academy online activities)
                                                                    • EPAM Referral Program
                                                                      • Special gifts (welcome package; pass-probation gift; anniversary gifts (3/5/10))
                                                                        • Internal Learning Programs
                                                                          • Certification opportunities
                                                                            Business Analysis
                                                                            Management
                                                                            SQL

                                                                            40 hrs/week

                                                                            Hours per week

                                                                            12+ months

                                                                            Project length

                                                                            China

                                                                            Locations eligible for the position