Analyst, Business – Standard Bank

Job Purpose

The Purpose of the job is as follows:

  • Obtain documentation and engage with colleagues in the business to understand the business unit, its processes and its applications.
  • Use techniques such as brainstorming, document analysis, focus groups, requirements workshops and prototyping to elicit complete and accurate business requirements.
  • Document the detailed and concerns obtained from stakeholders during the requirements gathering process and ensure a shared understanding and agreement to the solution requirements and priorities of requirements.
  • Validate documented requirements to ensure they match stakeholders understanding and obtain formal approval of the solution scope and the requirements to be implemented.
  • Review current state processes and identify problem areas, control weaknesses and gaps

Key Responsibilities/Accountabilities

The Key responsibilities are as follows:

  • Subsequent to analysing and developing the requirements, evaluate and develop solution options for the business to select from.
  • Research best practice options within and outside the Bank to take into consideration when debating and selecting desired business solutions.
  • Conduct research, including facilitating workshops, to detail business process flows.
  • Participate in the development of system specifications for projects that have a systems impact.
  • Utilise techniques such as business rule analysis, scope modelling, data dictionary and glossary, data modelling, process modelling, prototyping, scenarios and use cases and non-functional requirements analysis to determine the detailed specifications

Preferred Qualification and Experience

Preferred Qualification and exprience required is as follows:

  • Information Technology experience
  • 3-4 Years experience
  • Degree n Information Studies

Knowledge/Technical Skills/Expertise

Technical experience required is as follows:

  • ITIL & Recognised Business Analyst Certification
  • Project management