BNY Mellon Careers

Sr.Specialist Business Analysis Consultant ( SCRUM/AGILE)

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; Jersey City, New Jersey
Information Technology

Job Description

Looking for an experienced and enthusiastic business analyst or product owner that wants to work in a fast-paced Agile software development environment with new technology and critical deliverables.  Candidate should have demonstrated ability to extract and understand requirements from multiple stakeholders, negotiate and prioritize those requirements against a backlog of work, and translate them effectively to a team of developers and testers that will build or enhance a product to satisfy those requirements.  This individual should have a product mentality, able to show that they think of the big picture of any product they are involved in and understand why this product matters to the business, what the stakeholders will do with a new feature, and the real business impact of delivering or failing to deliver against a requirement. 


Sr. Specialist Business Analysis Consultant->> Consults with stakeholders to analyze, define, challenge and prioritize the business requirements, functional specifications and operational architecture for a functional work stream within a highly complex strategic, global program. Formulates and defines program scope and objectives for the work stream with thorough understanding of business processes in a specific business domain. Tailors standard processes and templates for team to elicit, challenge, and prioritize requirements, and translates into functional design and use case models. Develops project scope, objectives, constraints and assumptions for a large, strategic, multi-year program. Prepares and manages the project plan, issues and risks, and is accountable for overall delivery of their assigned functional work stream on a large-scale program. Provides guidance in development of the technical design, test plans, and user documentation. Leads implementation/conversion strategy planning and implementation. Manages scope and change throughout the initiative utilizing formal change control and requirements traceability. Gathers and analyzes information and develops 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 across various software and/or systems development processes to define and collect metrics and identify and implement opportunities for improvement to increase quality of requirements and speed time-to-market. Actively influences software and/or systems development process improvement initiatives. Contributes to the achievement of related area objectives.


Preferred : 

  • Experience bringing problems to solution independently and should have used a variety of techniques to get to those solutions. 
  • Experience working in the financial services industry on software development projects either as a business analyst or product owner using a variety of software development methodologies including experience working in an Agile development environment.
  • Agile experience required 
  • Experience with SWIFT and FED messaging is preferred.   

Bachelor's degree in business or technical-related discipline, or equivalent work experience required, advanced degree preferred, 8-10 years of experience in providing consulting advice to senior IT and business management required, experience in the securities or financial services industry is a plus.

BNY Mellon is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer.
Minorities/Females/Individuals With Disabilities/Protected Veterans.

Primary Location: United States-Pennsylvania-Pittsburgh
Internal Jobcode: 45169
Job: Information Technology
Organization: Clearing Markets ISS Svcs Tech-HR16624
Requisition Number: 1816610