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Principal Business Analysis Consultant

New York, New York; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Information Technology

Job Description

The position must be filled at this time to address the increasing demand for Wealth Management business solutions.  We have several business critical initiatives for BPM / Operational Efficiencies that cannot effectively start or move forward due to the current staffing levels and high reliance on offshore development resources.


Job Purpose:                                                                                                         

The job holder participates in the requirements, design, testing and implementation of applications for BPM / Operational Efficiencies (workflow) platform. S/he works with key business stakeholders and proposes solutions that meets the organization's needs.  S/he writes supporting documentation for the project deliverables.                                                                                                                                                                                                                

Key Responsibilities include the following.

- Gathers and analyzes information and develops recommendations to address strategic business objectives

- Contributes to all phases of software development lifecycle (Agile and traditional methodologies)

- Provides guidance in development of the technical design, test plans, and user documentation

- Design, develop and execute plans for QA and User Acceptance Testing

- Provides Subject Matter Expertise for applications


•Provides technical leadership in a specific business domain within a line of business.

•Serves in a cross-program role to ensure quality of the deliverables within their areas of expertise and drives innovation and strategic solutions within global, mission-critical, large-scale programs.

•Provides expertise for a specific domain within a line of business.

•Directs and assists team to elicit, challenge, and prioritize requirements, translate into functional design and use case models.

•Manages the project scope, objectives, constraints and assumptions for a large, strategic, multi-year 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 provides 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 define and collect metrics and develop better processes to be used in the future.

•Actively influences software and/or systems development process improvement initiatives.

•Contributes to the achievement of related area objectives.


  • Bachelor's degree in business or technical-related discipline, or equivalent work experience required, advanced degree preferred
  • 10-12 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.
  •  Proficient with Databases and SQL query language

  • Experience with BPM/workflow platforms

  • Experience with defect tracking tools (ALM/Quality Center, JIRA, or equivalent)

  • Experience in Financial Services industry a plus

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:

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.
Minorities/Females/Individuals With Disabilities/Protected Veterans.

Primary Location: United States-New York-New York
Internal Jobcode: 45195
Job: Information Technology
Organization: Private Wealth Mgmt Technology-HR13730
Requisition Number: 1817222