Change Management Banking Business Analysts

  • location: Mount Laurel, NJ
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $60 - $80 per hour
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Change Management Banking Business Analysts

job summary:
Looking for a change management business analyst with process modeling and banking experience for a six month contract with possible extensions. Candidates can work remotely from home in the eastern and central time zones.

CANDIDATE PROFILE DETAILS:

Degree/Certifications Required: Post-secondary education and/or equivalent work experience

Years of experience: 10 + years of exp.

Reason for request/why opened: backfilling + new project

% Interaction with Stakeholders: 100% interaction with management at executive level

Team Size: 40-50 project team

Personality Style/Team Culture: Strong communication skills, someone who can speak up, heavy interaction with management and executives

Selling Points of Position: we are forming a team and this candidate will be able to provide their input to build a whole new business testing team - also opportunity to become FT

Best Vs Average Candidate: Strong communication skills

How will performance be measured: Verbal feedback

 
location: Mount Laurel, New Jersey
job type: Contract
salary: $60 - 80 per hour
work hours: 9am to 5pm
education: Bachelors
 
responsibilities:
SUMMARY OF DAY TO DAY RESPONSIBILITIES:

Department Overview

Strategic Portfolio Delivery (SPD) plans and leads the deployment of strategic business initiatives for our client. We lead initiatives related to market growth, digital transformation, operational effectiveness, and regulatory compliance and risk management. SPD employs more than 150 team members across three U.S. locations and manages a portfolio of more than $1.4B in initiatives. SPD functions as a business project management office and an internal consulting firm for our clients consumer and commercial banking businesses.

Business need

We seek highly experienced Lead Business Analysts to join SPD's Business Analysis Center of Excellence team. Business Analysts play critical roles on SPD's strategic initiatives, working with executive sponsors and business teams to translate business objectives into clear, structured, and testable requirements guiding the development of innovative solutions. Our Business Analysts leverage their financial services and functional expertise to perform business analysis using a variety of development methodologies, including agile.

Job Description / Accountabilities

Qualified Lead Business Analysts work independently to plan, structure, and perform business analysis on complex, strategic business initiatives. They effectively:

- Plan and organize requirements gathering initiatives to align with a project's development methodology, impacted stakeholder groups, and time constraints;

- Facilitate, elicit and document business requirements, effectively partnering with multiple stakeholder groups;

- Analyze current and future state to identify gaps and impacts / changes, providing credible challenge where necessary;

- Test alignment of business requirements with current/future state business processes and key operational controls;

- Identify and analyze business-related issues to ensure alignment on final requirements;

- Validate full upstream and downstream traceability of requirements; and

- Provide requirements Subject Matter Expertise in project delivery, testing and implementation

 
qualifications:
Required Qualifications Required

1. 5+ years serving as a Lead Business Analyst on complex initiatives, under minimal supervision

2. 5+ years' experience delivering business projects for financial services companies (banking, nonbanks, other finance companies), including consumer and/or commercial banking solutions

3. Track record in successful work planning - consistently able to complete high quality business requirements deliverables within fixed timelines;

4. Experience in developing requirements under both Agile and waterfall methods;

5. Strong business and systems issue analysis and resolution capability

6. Outstanding relationship development, influence, and collaboration skills

7. Outstanding written and verbal communication skills

8. Ability to multi-task across project initiatives, as required

9. Ability to coach/train/mentor other BA team members in best practices

10. Process Modelling experience

11. Strong meeting facilitation skills

12. Experience with Jira/Confluence for Requirements and Testing (in Jira)

13. Post-secondary education and/or equivalent work experience

14. Extremely self-motivated and team-oriented - works well with other team members and keeps all relevant individuals, including management, up to date in a timely manner

Nice to have:

15. Business Analysis accreditation (e.g., IIBA BABOK)

Preferred

3-4 years' experience in planning and implementing organizational change programs (i.e., communications, training, sponsorship, change resistance) as part of business projects, adhering to structured change management methodologies (e.g., Prosci, Conner, AMCP)

 
skills: Required Qualifications Required

1. 5+ years serving as a Lead Business Analyst on complex initiatives, under minimal supervision

2. 5+ years' experience delivering business projects for financial services companies (banking, nonbanks, other finance companies), including consumer and/or commercial banking solutions

3. Track record in successful work planning - consistently able to complete high quality business requirements deliverables within fixed timelines;

4. Experience in developing requirements under both Agile and waterfall methods;

5. Strong business and systems issue analysis and resolution capability

6. Outstanding relationship development, influence, and collaboration skills

7. Outstanding written and verbal communication skills

8. Ability to multi-task across project initiatives, as required

9. Ability to coach/train/mentor other BA team members in best practices

10. Process Modelling experience

11. Strong meeting facilitation skills

12. Experience with Jira/Confluence for Requirements and Testing (in Jira)

13. Post-secondary education and/or equivalent work experience

14. Extremely self-motivated and team-oriented - works well with other team members and keeps all relevant individuals, including management, up to date in a timely manner

Nice to have:

15. Business Analysis accreditation (e.g., IIBA BABOK)

Preferred

3-4 years' experience in planning and implementing organizational change programs (i.e., communications, training, sponsorship, change resistance) as part of business projects, adhering to structured change management methodologies (e.g., Prosci, Conner, AMCP)

Skills needed for submittals

Any upcoming vacation plans?-Yes or No

A track record of seeing projects and initiatives through to completion-Yes or No

Has your candidate worked at our client as a Full Time employee? -Yes or No

Is this candidate required to give notice -Yes or No

5+ years' experience delivering business projects for financial services companies-Yes or No

5+ years serving as a Lead Business Analyst on complex initiatives, under minimal supervision-Yes or No

Business Analysis Experience- years

Excellent communication and collaboration skills-Yes or No

Experience in developing requirements under both Agile and waterfall methods -Yes or No

Experience with Jira/Confluence for Requirements and Testing (in Jira) - years

Process modelling experience- years

Proven leadership, direction, mentoring and coaching skills- years

Business Analysis Accreditation-Yes or No

Experience working within Wealth business-Yes or No

3-4 years' experience in planning and implementing organizational change programs-Yes or No


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