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Business Analyst (CBAP, Agile, Financial Messaging)

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Information Technology


Job Description

Analyzes, defines and prioritizes the business requirements, functional specifications and operational architecture for up to and including highly complex strategic, global programs. Provides consultation to IT and business management on applying technology to business opportunities and planning and implementing cross-functional applications or systems. May allocate/coordinate work within a team/project. Elicits, challenges, and prioritizes requirements using standard processes and templates, and translates into functional design and use case documents. Develops project scope, objectives, constraints and assumptions for a given large, strategic, multi-year project. Participates and provides guidance in development of the technical design, test plans, and user documentation. Consults internal business groups on requirements, functional architecture and implementation. Tracks scope and change throughout the remainder of the initiative utilizing formal requirements management principles, including change control and requirements traceability. Gathers and analyzes information to assist in development of recommendations to address strategic business objectives that span multiple, global business and technology areas. Participates in industry forums and keeps current on domain knowledge for their specific business and application areas of expertise. Applies experiences with existing software and/or systems development processes to develop better processes to be used in the future. Actively influences software development process improvement initiatives. Provides senior level consultation to internal business groups on process improvement projects designed to improve their business results. Contributes to the achievement of related teams' objectives. 

Qualifications

  • Looking for a CBAP certified business analyst with extensive experience working with users in information technology projects from requirements gathering through user acceptance testing. 
  • Candidate should be highly process oriented, have excellent verbal and written communication skills, and should have experience functioning across multiple software development lifecycles, including Agile. 
  • This person should be well versed in translating requirements gathered from a user into language that developers can understand and code against, functioning as the bridge between the business and technologists. 
  • Experience articulating requirements in the form of user stories in an Agile environment is highly preferred. 
  • Candidate must also have experience conducting traceability for functional test cases to ensure proper coverage of requirements and, in addition, should have experience writing user acceptance test cases from requirements and facilitating the execution of user acceptance testing with the users. 
  • Bachelor’s degree is required for the position and advanced degrees are preferred.  Position requires 10+ years’ experience. 
  • Additional experience desired: familiarity with financial messaging and experience in a financial services institution.



For over 230 years, the people of BNY Mellon have been at the forefront of finance, expanding the financial markets while supporting investors throughout the investment lifecycle. BNY Mellon can act as a single point of contact for clients looking to create, trade, hold, manage, service, distribute or restructure investments & safeguards nearly one-fifth of the world's financial assets. BNY Mellon remains one of the safest, most trusted and admired companies. Every day our employees make their mark by helping clients better manage and service their financial assets around the world. Whether providing financial services for institutions, corporations or individual investors, clients count on the people of BNY Mellon across time zones and in 35 countries and more than 100 markets. It's the collective ambition, innovative thinking and exceptionally focused client service paired with a commitment to doing what is right that continues to set us apart. Make your mark: bnymellon.com/careers.

Client Technology Solutions provides our business partners with client-focused, technology-based solutions. These enhance their ability to be successful through world-class software solutions and leading-edge infrastructure. Client Technology Solutions provides employees with the tools and resources to enhance their professional qualifications and careers.

BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
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Primary Location: United States-Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh
Internal Jobcode: 45141
Job: Information Technology
Organization: Investment Services Technology-HR13644
Requisition Number: 1801544