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Systems Analyst

RemoteJohannesburg, Gauteng, South AfricaDelivery

Job description

  • Discovering the underlying business need to be addressed and information related to the product and project requirements, often through conversations with stakeholders
  • Elicit requirements using interviews or facilitation sessions as required, understanding the needs from multiple stakeholders
  • Identify user journeys which map out how a user will go through the system
  • Identification and definition of user stories or use cases
  • Work ahead of the team to get clarity on some requirements before the next iteration
  • Specifying requirements by documenting the requirements in a format that can be shared with stakeholders
  • Produce Business Analysis or systems analysis documents covering the agreed content, including business process descriptions, use cases scenarios, business analysis and workflow analysis
  • Facilitate and participate in iteration meetings (product backlog grooming, planning meeting, daily stand up, review meeting and retrospective).
  • Manage the stories ensuring that all requirements are loaded as stories, ensuring the stories are assigned to epics.
  • Support showcasing stories to stakeholders
  • Assess and challenge assumptions that bases on analysis do not appear to be feasible either technically or from a planned execution perspective
  • Work closely with testing team in validating all test cases have been adequately identified. Assist in the testing process within feature teams and the UAT team
  • Monitor project progress by tracking activity; resolving problems; publishing progress reports; recommending actions
  • Perform daily, weekly and monthly reviews and analyses of current processes using operational metrics and reports

Job requirements

  • A minimum of 3 years extensive experience working in a similar software development/project environment
  • Experience in Investment Banking/Capital Markets/Global Markets beneficial
  • Financial Products knowledge
  • Awareness and knowledge of new technologies and how to integrate these into solutions
  • Advanced MS Office