Posted on September 30, 2015 · Posted in BANKING

Business Analyst – Operational Risk Platform – Investment Banking

My client is about to star on a new Ops risk initiative focused on the build-out of a new Operational Risk management technology platform.

The technology platform includes tools for managing:

  • Risk and Control Self Assessments (RCSA)
  • Operational Risk Incident (ORI) tracking
  • Scenario Analysis (SA) assessments
  • Program Management and Remediation tracking.

Skills/experience required:

  • Business analysis and/or project management experience, preferably with large scale, enterprise-wide projects covering the full project life cycle.
  • Ability to interact with senior management in Business and Technology, as well as technical colleagues
  • Conversant in the subject of Operational Risk.
  • Experience and knowledge of technology development, having come from either: a technology development background; or through working closely with technology groups.
  • Knowledge and experience of agile development
  • Strong financial services experience
  • Strong analytic and problem solving skills

Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Managing project life cycles including capturing and documenting business requirements
  • Developing functional specifications and designs
  • Facilitating prototyping, coordinating testing, developing training and defining support and capacity management procedures
  • Interacting with senior internal client/sponsors, Front Office technology teams and risk technology teams
  • Developing project plans that conform to Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) standards, and provide comprehensive status reporting for programs of work
  • Providing EMEA coverage for the Firm’s Operational Risk technology platform
  • Leading user acceptance testing

Minimum required language knowledge (speaking+writing):

  • English

Job Location:                  London, UK
Job Reference:               112832
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