Business Analyst- Our client is a top tier bank working on a new digital payments projects looking for an experience BA to define and implement open banking and API-led connectivity strategies in line with the new and revised payments directives.
Requirements Capture includes working with Stakeholder Groups and Working Groups to capture functional and non-functional requirements.
Process Flow Mapping includes Functional & Nonfunctional Epics/Stories mapped to Macro Level Journeys and Regulatory Articles under the Open Banking Group Limited.
Capture all requirements (RAID – Risks/Assumptions/Issues/Dependencies/ in JIRA & Confluence.
Defining the Acceptance Criteria for all Epics/Stories
Understanding the dependencies across all tracks.
Working with the Product Owner to review and close all open issues/dependencies.
Working with the Scrum Master to review Product Backlog is up to date and risks and concerns are prioritized.
Working with the Scrum Master & Product Owner to define the high level scope &goals for each Sprint.
Working with the Architects to align the user stories to the sequence diagrams.
Coming up with a clear defined roadmap for the process deliverables.
Align the roadmap/strategy for leading financial services clients
Participate in the concept phases and project definition
Stakeholder workshops including Product Owner/Lead Architects/Design Authorities/IT teams/Scrum Masters and Developers/Testers in order to present the results & support the preparation of project proposals
Support the Delivery of Open Banking
BA/BC will work with clients to define and implement open banking and API-led connectivity strategies in line with the new and revised payments directives (PSD2).
Production of Business and Systems Requirements Catalogues
Understand the lifecycle of the engagement across different tracks TPP/AISP/PISP etc.
Good understanding of API concepts and use cases such as PSD2, CMA Regulations and Open Banking.
Prior knowledge and experience in API Platforms and Standards with solid understanding of business integration technologies, vendor solutions in the market, and architecture trends like Microservices
Understanding of ISO 22022 payment messages
An understanding of the overall program lifecycle and supporting methodologies and processes
Strong communication (written and oral) and interpersonal skills as this involves liaising with internal and external stakeholders across the programme.
Familiar with Agile methodologies including JIRA/Confluence
Strong awareness of API initiatives and terminology impacting the digital world
Familiarity with PSD2 and the implications of it both technically and commercially.
Salary: £500.00 - £550.00 per day