8489 - Business Analyst III

Location: Washington, DC


Job description:

Business Analyst III is responsible for leading the Business Intelligence reporting requirements and redeveloping impacted reports. Responsibilities include analyzing the business needs, Developing reports and analytics to satisfy the business needs and also responsible for all SDLC documentation needed for the project

Seeking an experienced Business Analyst to lead requirements gathering, report design / development and User Acceptance Testing for a Capital Markets project. Analyst will be required to design reports identified by the business in a reporting tool (Microstrategy). At a later phase in the project analyst will be required to plan and execute UAT testing and create all associated documents.

Candidate should preferably have a background in the mortgage industry and be familiar with the parts of a mortgage loan. Additional understanding of MBS Trading, Capital Markets Operations will be big plus. Candidate should be comfortable working in a trading environment and interacting with Traders, Middle Office, and Development/QA personnel. Regular status reporting and some ad-hoc project management tasks will also be required.

Experience needs are Business Intelligence Tool (Business Objects, Microstrategy, Cognos, Spotfire, Crystal Reports) Report development experience is needed the tool choice is not important.

Strong SQL experience preferably on SQL server and Oracle platforms. Must be able to demonstrate analytical skills necessary for data analysis
5 + years of related experience
Preferably have experience with mortgages/complex financial products in some fashion
Must have excellent writing and communication skills.

5+ Yrs. Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business or related field Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) *
Excellent knowledge of Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) *
FNM and Financial Industry experience desired
Strong analytical skills Qualification Rating FNMACompany Default Category 5 years of related requirements/analysis experience * 5+ Yrs. Bachelor degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business or related field * Yes Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) *

 

 

 

 

 

3 (Moderately Strong) of 5 (Expert) Excellent knowledge of Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) *

 

 

 

 

 

3 (Strong) of 5 (Expert) FNM and Financial Industry experience desired * Yes Strong analytical skills *

 

 

 

 

 

3 (Moderately Strong) of 5 (Expert)