Reference VAC-6536
Sector Business Analysts, FinTech, IT/Technical
Salary, Benefits & OTE Competitive
Town/City London
Locations UK, City of London, London
Job Type Permanent
Date Posted 29th Jul

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Job Description

Senior Business Analyst - Cash Management / Payments

The Senior Business Analyst works as part of the delivery function at Dovetail, reporting into the Manager of the Solution Functional Team. You will be responsible for mentoring a small team of BA’s as well as analysing, documenting and proposing solutions for large and complex payment projects across a global client portfolio. The Senior Business Analyst will be hands-on in performing business level process analysis using the accepted tools and methodologies as well as preparing functional specifications. You will also work alongside the development teams to provide iterative analysis of the detailed specifications and to provide a link between the business and the development teams.

Lead the analysis phase of a project with one or more BA’s aligned to them to support its delivery
Lead and mentor a team of BA’s (between 1-4) providing guidance, training and support on all aspects of the client project (not line management)
Awareness of the overall project plan to then allocate and prioritise analysis work of other BA’s to ensure timelines are met
Build and maintain effective relationships with internal and external stakeholders
Collecting, understanding, and communicating the business requirements for the project, and translating these into functional specifications and detailed test analysis that can be utilized by the solution development teams
Collaborate with technical and solution architects to define solutions
Analyse and document business processes
Document the results of business analysis and obtain sign-off from client on the specifications
Provide the link between the client, development team and any third party regarding software functionality, throughout the development lifecycle
Design, specify and execute test scenarios and test scripts
Analysis, preparation and management of change requests in relation to the project plans to ensure agreed deadlines are met
Communicate with the client’s subject matter experts and system users to identify business needs and opportunities
Analyze and solve problems with integrated technology system software; determines and communicates need for technical analysis
Develops and provides structured training classes for system users and ad hoc one on one training and user assistance as required
Facilitate scoping and business priority-setting for client payments change initiatives of medium size and complexity
Responsible for managing the overall requirements catalogue for a project
Work with the Project Manager to allocate and prioritise analysis work to BA’s within project teams
Support and develop BA’s working within your project team
Performs other related duties as assigned or requested
Core Values

Teamwork: work collaboratively with colleagues to achieve common goals and success.
Client Focus: committed to placing the needs of clients first and to delivering consistently high quality service.
Respect and Professionalism: act with respect toward clients, colleagues and third parties. Adhere to a high standard of professional integrity.
Knowledge Sharing: place a high value in sharing expertise with colleagues and in creating an environment where staff and colleagues can learn and develop new skills.
Accountability: commit to giving staff the autonomy and tools to do their jobs to the best of their abilities. Hold yourself and staff personally responsible for your/their actions.
Desired Skills and Experience
The Person

Experience of leading and/or mentoring small teams within an overall project structure.
Demonstrated evidence of analysing and documenting complex business processes and system flows
Demonstrated experience writing requirements specifications for Information Systems within the payments environment
Demonstrates flexibility and adaptability to work at all levels across projects
Working knowledge of the payment industry
Working knowledge of SWIFT, ISO 20022, low-value and high-value such as SEPA, Target 2, Mexico SPEI, SWIFT, CHIPS, BACS etc (preferably in-depth knowledge of implementing solutions that process these types of payments)
End to end experience of the project lifecycle
Proven experience interacting directly with end users and clients
Fluent in English, with very strong analytical and numerical skills
Have excellent computer skills including MS Office (Visio would be beneficial)
Be able to work successfully as part of a growing team
Diligent and committed to excellence
Have excellent attention to detail, ability to handle multiple tasks and sound organisation of work
Ambitious, driven and capable to deliver results while working under tight deadlines
Excellent presentation, interpersonal and communication skills, oral and written, with the ability to tailor messages to a diverse audience


MUST have 5 + years of experience in cash management/payments either working at a Bank or software vendor providing payments services to banks
Undergraduate BS or BA Degree preferred but not required

Ability to travel globally

Employer Details

Employer: Dovetail Systems
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