Job Description :
Business Analyst - Investments - Senior
6 months
Centennial, CO

JD:
Senior-level business analysts collaborating with business partners and the development teams to facilitate the project process. Serves as a liaison between the internal/external business community and the IT organization in order to provide technical solutions to meet user needs. Translates business requirements into functional specifications for the IT organization, manages changes to such specifications, and educates the IT organization on the direction of the business. Gathers information about the organization’s work processes and information flows.
Documents existing process in technical model format in order to evaluate and define new IT solutions and implementation processes.
Possesses an understanding of technological trends and uses this knowledge to bring solutions to business groups supported to enhance the enterprise’s competitive edge. Has basic knowledge in functions they support.
Has knowledge and background of other technologies and tools. Has basic understanding of business, market and industry issues facing a specific business unit or function. Supports several simple to moderately complex business processes.
Ideal candidate will need to be able to learn and understand the business processes within Investments, Risk, and Marketing and apply that knowledge to OFI technology.
Ultimately, the business analyst team will represent the business’ interest on all technology and business process related efforts. Senior-level business analyst to work on historical data project.

Must have experience analyzing data, looking for historic data trends, and building data queries. • Provide project level analysis – producing required project analysis documentation (requirements, use cases, current and future state analysis)
Facilitate team and client meetings effectively to gather and document requirements, drive user feedback and QA testing to completion of project
Proactively communicate and collaborate with external and internal customers to analyze information needs and functional requirements, and ensure the technical solution meets the business needs
Collaborates with stakeholders and product teams to decompose large epic stories into user stories and acceptance criteria that can be understood and approved by members of the scrum team

Required Experience, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
At least 5+ years of experience in the technology or financial services industry • Ability to prioritize effectively, multitask, and manage time appropriately
Experience working with security master data, such as index data, prices, identifiers, yields, etc.
Data analysis and business intelligence skills - proficiency with SQL, Microsoft Excel, and reporting
Understanding of typical data flows through IT infrastructure and SDLC
Very strong oral and written communication skills
Excellent problem solving, critical thinking, and analytical skills
Self-motivator with great attention to detail and follow through
Experience with project management methodology such as Agile is a plus.