Senior Business Analyst

Capital Markets Placement   •  

New York, NY

Industry: Accounting, Finance & Insurance

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Not Specified years

Posted 4 days ago

  by    Julie Bolbas

Embarking on a new project to establish data governance across multiple elements in our IT environment. These include but are not limited to -

  1. Resource group management
  2. Private data management (MNPI)
  3. Data/Access recertification development
  4. Data analysis/clean-up of resource groups/access
  5. Defining structure for resource group creation, nomenclature and dependencies on items 1-4 above
  6. Other items as needed as scope is further defined in this project.


  • A Business Analyst, IT, focuses on improving operations that involve information technology within a company.
  • The business analyst offers consultation to management in an effort to help the company become more effective.
  • The IT business analyst will analyze the hardware, software, and IT services that are being employed in a company.
  • Analyses will have to be carried out in order to determine areas that need improvement.
  • It is also important to have strong research skills in order to determine the latest trends and solutions.
  • The analyst will then peruse the results and make suggestions as to what should be changed regarding company IT policies, IT structure, and IT operations.
  • When problems are detected, the analyst should carry out problem-solving techniques in order to come up with a solution.
  • When solutions are implemented, the analyst should continue to monitor these solutions to analyze their efficiency and to make continuous improvements.
  • Knowledge of SQL is important, in order to be able to analyze data from databases.
  • The Business Analyst should be able to carry out analyses, such as cost benefit analyses.
  • Therefore, strong mathematical skills are essential.
  • Presentation and report-making skills are important in order to present the findings to upper management.
  • Many positions require a Masters' degree in information technology or a related field.