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Senior Business Analyst

  • Job Category: Other
  • Education: Bachelors Degree
  • FT/PT: Full-Time
  • Company: CGI

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Job Description:

Position ID: J0621-1641

Position Description:
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Do you want to take control of your future? Do you want to take your career to the next level as part of a dynamic company that gives you a direct stake in its success? CGI is looking for a business analyst with retail banking experience to join our implementation team building the next generation of banking technology working with all levels of our client organization.

This role must be located at one of the following locations: Knoxville, TN; Wausau, WI; Waterville ME; Lebanon, VA; Belton, TX, or Lafayette, LA

Your future duties and responsibilities:
We are currently looking for a motivated Business Analyst to join our Onshore Delivery Center team. In this exciting role, you will gather, analyze, and help to implement business requirements for the Reconciliations team. This Business Analyst will gather important business data and translate it into digestible information that improves the reconciliations process. You will assist in developing test plans, test cases, executing test cases, and validating data. Our ideal candidate can work on multiple projects simultaneously, is familiar with the entire Business Requirements Documentation process per the BABOK, including modeling & use cases, is very knowledgeable with the SDLC (Software Development Life Cycle) as it relates to the Agile methodology, and is experienced in testing.

The ideal candidate for this position will have the skills and experience necessary to work closely with all levels of the organization. The Business Analyst will have banking project experience in accounting/finance to develop technical solutions to business problems. Not only will they define, analyze, and document requirements they should be able to clearly define data flows, evaluate, and refine processes. This individual should also have a clear understanding of the difference between business and technical/functional requirements.

Responsibilities include:

Gathers, reviews, analyzes, validates, evaluates, and maps business systems, reconciliation processes, and user needs and identifies opportunities for improvements and standardization
Performs and participates in the analysis, design, and implementation of business systems following appropriate standards and requirements gathering including development of traceability matrixes and process change matrixes
Formulates reconciliation proposals, procedures, and/or processes and partners with operations and accounting to implement
Coordinate with testing team and assist with creating test scripts to ensure all collected requirements are fulfilled and conduct testing during parameterization
Proficient in creating data models and business information flows and co-relate to system design
Thinks at varying levels, from high concept to low detail and grasps business-centric design principles
Understands and negotiates needs and expectations of multiple stakeholders
Creates direct channels of communication with other project workstreams to get the job done without managerial interjection
Develops comprehensive use cases and conducts and facilitates user acceptance test planning sessions, provide input for feasibility, and prepares user documentation and follow-up evaluation
Assists in developing user documentation and departmental policies and procedures that impact the use of application systems
Ability to communicate complex ideas effectively in writing, speaking, and presentation
Demonstrates creative "out of the box" thinking and champions ideas and sells them to others
Works closely with business teams of the bank to visualize and implement future needs of the banks. Balance of critical and solutions-focused thinking taking a strategic approach to problems

Required qualifications to be successful in this role:
Requires a Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration or another related field
Requires 6+ years experience in business analysis (define, analyze and documenting requirements, clearly define data flows, evaluate, refine processes, user-experience planning, multiple technologies, frameworks, processes, application, etc.) in banking and/or accounting/finance industry. CBAP desired.
Experience in development of test cases and test execution
Substantial experience in general accounting including reconciliation and financial reporting as well as bank operations
Working knowledge of the various systems or products: Deposit Products, ACH, MTS, MICR, Lockbox, CMS & Recovery, Base 24, Teller, Account Analysis, Provider Pay, Online Banking and Treasury Internet Banking
Preferred working knowledge of ADO, Jira, Oracle & Frontier
Experience using data analytics to evaluate data, spot trends and format data to support decision making
Strong testing and analytical skills, ability to identify problems, research issues, and provide solutions
Strong presentation and communication skills, both verbal and written (business & technical)
Ability to function in a consultative role and manage a team or project
Requires strong interpersonal skills with the ability to work with both management and staff employees exercise good judgement in choosing appropriate communication channels
Must be able to prioritize schedule based on deliverables, goals and timelines to meet commitments on time
A combination of education and experience may meet requirements.

Skill Set Years of Experience Proficiency Level
Retail Banking Minimum of 1 year
BA includes business
process mapping, requirements 5+ years
Xcel (including pivots and macros) 5+ years Strong skills required
Data Analysis 5+ years
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Self-starter and team player

Skill Set Years of Experience
Frontier systems Any exposure
Banking and Treasury Internet Banking,
Deposit Products, ACH, MTS, MICR,
Lockbox, CMS and Recovery, Base 24,
Teller, Account Analysis, Provider Pay Any exposure
ADO, JIRA, Oracle Working knowledge

Analytical Thinking
Business Analysis
Data Analysis
Problem Solving/DecisionMaking
Requirement Management
Agile / Collaborative Method


500 West Summit Hill Drive
Knoxville TN 37902

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