Business Analyst with CCAR


Jersey City, NJ

Industry: Financial Services


Less than 5 years

Posted 411 days ago

  by    Nishant Malde

This job is no longer available.

Job Title: Business Analyst

Location: New York City, NY



·        Excellent communication skill

·        Has strong Credit Riskexperience in CCAR, Basel 2 & 3, ACL models, etc.

·        Proficient knowledge in Market Risk with VAR models

·        Hands-on with ability to review BRD with business groups and translate BRD to functional specs

·        Proficient knowledge in database with ability to do complex SQL statements

·        Understand SDLC, work with PM, DEV, QA and UAT teams


Specific responsibilities include:

Business Analysis

·        Document business and functional requirements, including workflow, business rules, and use cases

·        Define/document application infrastructure and architecture

·        Assist with QA/Testing to convert use cases to test cases

·        Identify and resolve issues and conflicts within the project team

·        Proactively manage changes in project scope, identify potential crises, and devise contingency plans

·        Build, develop, and grow any business relationships vital to the success of the project


Required Skills

·        Minimum 2-4years in a large complex banking organization or major consulting organization acting in a formal project management capacity

·        Competent and proficient understanding of general technology environment (platforms, organizational structure and culture, teams involved in the successful completion of technology initiatives, etc.)

·        Excellent analytical skills required, including a thorough understanding of how to interpret customer business needs and translate them into application and operational requirements

·        Excellent communication, teamwork, and influence skills; ability to operate at senior levels in both written and verbal communications interacting professionally with a diverse group, executives, managers, and subject matter experts

·        Strongly detail oriented and organized

·        Self-motivated and can work independently as well as in a team environment

·        Highly versed in various development methodologies, including waterfall and agile software development lifecycle

·        Familiarity with project management software/tools (e.g. Microsoft Project)

·        Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment is crucial

·        Proficient with MS Office applications: Excel, MS Project, Visio, Word, and PowerPoint

·        Technical background in integration, development, and/or infrastructure


Skills Desired

·        Previous experience in the financial services field, with emphasis on retail mortgage technology

·        MBA (optional)

·        PMP certification (optional)

·        CSM certification (optional), and/or exposure to Agile/Scrum project methodology