Business Analyst

Location:  Lagos

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Industry: Financial Institution

Grade: BO-SBOS

Drive discussions with product owner and/or business partners to understand the process, the problem, and then brainstorm solution scenarios

Negotiate with product owners/business experts on alternative solutions

Actively engage product owner or business SME to translate solution needs into actionable user stories

Define detailed functional requirements, process flow diagrams, and business cases, including gap and impact analysis

Develop a comprehensive requirement specification that will determine the estimate of cost, time, and resources to deploy solutions

Craft polished written communications and deliver oral communications of findings and recommendations in an effective and efficient manner

Partner with product developers on reviewing user stories for understanding and scoring

Facilitate and support product backlog management

Partner with product owners to define & refine acceptance criteria

Assist with user acceptance testing to ensure functionality meets business needs before each product release

Provide project-level analysis – producing required project analysis documentation (business requirements, scope matrix, use cases, sequence diagrams, future state proposals, UAT plan)

Collaborate closely with developers to implement the requirements, provide necessary guidance to testers during the QA process

Education & Experience

• Minimum of a first degree or its equivalent in a business /IT related discipline

• Masters, MBA or a recognized professional certification will be an added advantage

• IIBA-CCBA certification preferred

• 4+ years of experience in business optimization, problem-solving, or strategic solution roles with progressive responsibility, preferably in Financial Services or Technology environment

• Experience gathering and consolidating requirements from cross-functional groups

• Business Analysis (BUAN 5)

Job Category: Financial Services
Job Location: Lagos

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