Job Order #2939

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Posted Date: 1/10/2018
Job Category:
Position Title: Snr BI BA x 2
Salary Range: Commensurate with experience
Location: Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Desired Skills:

Senior Business Analyst – Enterprise Data Management and Analytics

Job description:
Looking for an expert Business Analyst / Requirements Lead who will be responsible for capturing detailed data and data integration requirements for various projects across the Bank. A deep understanding of enterprise data management and analytics is a must with preference given to those with strong experience on a Hadoop platform. Your key role will be to map / integrate data from several Book of Record (BOR) systems into the Bank’s enterprise data view where your prior skills in understanding ontologies will be required. You will also need deep experience working with both legacy / traditional (mainframe, hierarchical, relational) and newer (streams, semi-structured) source systems. This analysis will be performed in real-time and captured directly into the Bank’s strategic enterprise data platform using leading edge technologies. Resourcefulness in locating, capturing then augmenting business and technical metadata in a clear and concise manner is a key success factor in this role. Working with business and technical subject matter experts across the Bank will be business as usual in your day to day activities.

Key responsibilities include:
• Working with subject matter experts within the business areas and stakeholder groups to define, clarify, and capture the integration of source system data into the Bank’s enterprise data view. You will need to thoroughly understand and document the required data inputs, outputs and transformations within key technologies.
• Providing clarification of business requirements to other project team members to assist them in the creation of their specific project deliverables (e.g. solution architecture, detailed design, test plans…).
• Collaborating with business and technology staff on data definition and lineage.
• Creating UAT plans/cases, and coordinating and documenting user acceptance.
• Providing ongoing support to downstream users of the Bank’s enterprise data.
• Providing ongoing support for effective SDLC execution such as updating Sprint execution plans, JIRA boards, and requirements traceability matrixes.

Additional required skills include:
• Strong financial institution knowledge within one or more domains (ie. Capital Markets, Lending, Deposits, Investments/Wealth, Regulatory, Enterprise Risk) is required.
• Strong MS Excel skills and strong experience in querying both relational and Hadoop structures for the purpose of performing data profiling.
• Knowledge of best practices and industry trends with respect to enterprise data management, data governance, and analytics.
• Ability to gather requirements from junior level to executive level SMEs.
• Extensive experience with gathering and documenting business requirements for medium and large sized projects.
• Ability to prepare and lead effective workshops, meetings, and training sessions.
• Excellent communication and presentation skills, both oral and written.
• Excellent knowledge of SDLC and PMLC methods.
• Bachelor's degree in business management, economics, finance, or data sciences required.
• 7 years minimum BA experience required.

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