Annapurna HR 16 Hestham Cres, Morecambe, Morecambe, Lancashire LA4 4QF, UK
Tech Business Analyst, London, £40,000-£45,000 This is an opportunity to work for one of the world's largest banks, their goal is to become the bank of choice by providing superior services to customers and clients and supporting their stakeholders via a commercially successful business that generates long term sustainable returns. The role will be focussing on Open Banking which is used to describe how financial services can be delivered through third parties using open source technology's that are integrated into traditional banking infrastructure. Third parties will now have the access to the same data that banks have traditionally had. This gives them the opportunity to develop mire integration solutions based on client data sourced from multiple locations. The goal is to provide clients with a single interface to manage their financial commitments. PSD2 comes into force in January 2018 and brings about new business models that will accelerate the pace of adoption of Open Banking space across Europe. PSD2 creates two new business models, commonly known as Payment Initiation Service Providers (PISP) and Account Information Service Providers (AISP), which will facilitate the implementation and growth of Open Banking. The European Commission aims to set standards and implement secure procedures and processes when clients utilise PISP and AISP solutions, allowing these third parties to develop their own ecosystems. This new position is a great opportunity for a tech focussed Business Analyst who may have working in an FS background. If you have any experience working with PSD2 then this will be a great position for you and I would love to speak to you. This will be a fast paced project that needs to be finished and delivered by September 2019 Key Accountabilities Provide support the lead the business analyst, helping to define analysis approach in line with strategic vision of the programme and the preferred methodology of the organisation Face off to one or many business areas/SME's understanding high level requirements and challenging where necessary Participation in design process coordinated by the programme management team, from design approval to functional design completion Support the testing strategy and input into the coverage of test scenarios and conditions ensuring all requirements in scope are tested Experience and Knowledge Industry You will have enough knowledge of specialist area to be creditable with business users and SMEs, whilst still developing your knowledge in a number of areas Some experience of the software development life cycle, the roles and responsibilities on large projects and the motivations of the actors involved Exposure to working in medium or large scale change initiatives Experience of some of the underpinning frameworks and tools for business analysis documentation eg UML/BPMN Essential Skills Design Business Solutions Data Analysis and statistical techniques Presentation and documentation skills Operational design and modelling skills Requirements gathering analysis and definition Process analysis, mapping and design Stakeholder Engagement Solid BA toolkit Good tech background in FS Tech Business Analyst, London, £40,000-£45,000 Please send CV's to (see below) This role is being represented on behalf of the client by Annapurna.