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Senior Business Functional Analyst

Job Description:

Job Mission

We are looking for a functionalist in the banking and client journey domain.  In this domain we focus on daily banking functionalities and online channels for our branches and customers.

The Functional Analyst is an essential role in the development of software solutions. He/she works closely with the business analyst and/or product owner and with the development team in the Scrum methodology. 

He/she is responsible of the consistency, good quality and right granularity of the product backlog and ensuring appropriate functional details are captured, shared, understood.

He/she provides guidance to the business stakeholders on the usage of the systems and counsels on whether enhancements are needed to fulfill new requirements.

He/she demonstrates deep analytical skills to evaluate the high-level information gathered from different sources and decompose it into detailed and structured artifacts understandable by the development team.

Key Accountabilities

  • Is responsible for eliciting and managing functional requirements in partnership and collaboration with the business analyst and/or product owner, architecture, and delivery leads, working in an agile and iterative manner to build out appropriate solutions
  • Liaises with domain leads, product owners, business analyst, and technical community (architects, developers etc.) for solution identification.
  • Works in a collaborative and agile manner to document user stories and refine (eg add acceptance criteria)
  • Liaises with development teams to prioritize and deliver against the requirements
  • Is responsible for supporting the testing requirements together with the QA testing Team
  • Supports the design and conceptualization of new business solution options and articulates identified impacts and risks
  • Embraces Scrum practices and principles, participates in continuous improvements of the team delivery
  • Supports the product owner and/or business analysist on the prioritization of change requests
  • Outlines business value of each requirement together with business analyst and/or product owner and continuously engages with engineering to ensure development is aligned to what is required
  • Provides domain and functional expertise as required
  • Understands vision of the product and ensures development activities reflect that vision into the product
  • Works with engineers to prioritize, trouble shoot and resolve reported bugs / issues / stories on applications
  • Drives data discovery, sourcing, modelling and analytics to support the creation of data flows and models. This includes researching and profiling data sources in data categories of expertise
  • Evaluates dependences, interfaces and specifies inputs and formatting outputs to meet the business’ responsible for defining non-functional requirements

Key Profile

  • Degree in Business, Economics or Computer Science.
  • Minimum 5 years’ relevant experience in Functional Analysis roles within the Banking environment
  • Dutch or French mother tongue, Fluent in English
  • High analytical and technical capabilities
  • Team player, collaborative in combination with the ability to work autonomously
  • Ability to work in multi-cultural and virtual teams in a matrix/global organisations
  • Puts non-functional requirements in practice
  • An organized self-starter able to manage a complex environment Architecturally minded with an ability to simplify complex activities
  • Experience working closely with Product Owners and Stakeholders in a Scrum environment
  • Experience in conceptualisation and solution definition
  • Ability to identify and interpret stakeholders needs and requirements Technical experience/environment:
  • Java environment
  • Experience designing ETL processes is a plus
  • Relational databases & SQL knowledge
  • UML / BPMN design
  • HTML5/CSS3, mock-ups creation
  • SOA / REST and API concepts knowledge
  • Cloud computing knowledge is a plus
  • Good all-round knowledge/experience of interactive applications, batch applications, webservices, middleware
  • Knowledge of / experience with software logging- and monitoring principles
  • Use of Jira, Confluence, Enterprise Architect, Application Lifecycle Management

Our values define the working environment we strive to create – diverse, supportive and welcoming of different views. We embrace a culture reflecting a variety of perspectives, insights and backgrounds to drive innovation. We build talented and diverse teams to drive business results and encourage our people to develop to their full potential. Talk to us about flexible work arrangements and other initiatives we offer.

We promote good working relationships and encourage high standards of conduct and work performance. We welcome applications from talented people from all cultures, countries, races, genders, sexual orientations, disabilities, beliefs and generations and are committed to providing a working environment free from harassment, discrimination and retaliation.

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