IBOR Transition: Group Risk - Business Analyst at Capco, London, 6 Months, £Contract Rate

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  • London, UK
  • Oct 11, 2019
6 Months or more

Contract Description

Job Description:

IBOR Transition: Group Risk- Wholesale & Market Risk Transformation- Business Analyst – Contract

Capco are looking for an experienced Business Analyst to assist us on what will initially be a 6-month long contract assignment.

Key responsibilities:

Business analysis-
  • Develop the key artefacts required under either Waterfall or Agile methodology (including high-level business requirements, solution design, functional and non-functional requirements), to a clear and unambiguous standard, as a solid foundation for implementation by Software Delivery (SWD).
  • Promote visibility, understanding and approval of the requirements with all regional stakeholders at all stages of initiation and definition; obtain sign-offs
  • Liaise with Software Delivery in the specification, production and subsequent software development
  • Ensure that the integrity of the risk systems is maintained by supporting strategic requirements
Project Management-
  • Support the Project Manager to: i Run working groups with key stakeholders;
  • ii. Track progress against project plan
  • iii. Develop the test strategy
  • iv. Provide regular status updates
  • v. Escalate risks, issues and dependencies impacting the project
  • Develop the test strategy in conjunction with IT and business stakeholders
  • Liaise with SWD to provide ST and SIT test plans, arrange test environments and testing support.
  • Liaise with users to confirm test requirements and ensure suitable UAT test plans are constructed.
  • Perform sanity checks that the requirements are satisfied
  • Ensure all testing is conducted in an orderly and efficient way
Stakeholder engagement-
  • Constructive engagement with key stakeholders i.e. risk management, risk control, WMRT transformation component PMs/ BAs, Software delivery teams, FO Project team, design architects
Status reporting-
  • Provide periodic status updates regarding project status, test completion status, RAID Log, in the tools and templates selected by the wider SWD and Transformation team
  • Be able to work in both Waterfall and Agile methodologies
  • Maintain HSBC Internal Control Standards, including the timely implementation of internal and external audit points together with any issues raised by external regulators.
  • Be aware of the Operational Risk scenario associated with your role and act in a manner that takes account of operational risk considerations.

Key skills:
  • Broad knowledge of asset classes and their implications in terms of market risk.
  • Very strong understanding of market risk measures used for risk management.
  • Strong business analysis experience in Market risk context
  • Previous experience working closely with software delivery
  • Strong communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skill with proven ability of organisational planning, resource mobilization and problem solving
  • Previous experience working closely across multiple regions