We have an immediate need to add a Business Analyst to our team. This is a direct hire, permanent job with an industry leader in the financial services sector. Previous banking, investment or financial services experience is highly desired. This role is located in Pittsburgh, PA (downtown). At this time only candidates within a 50-minute drive of downtown Pittsburgh will be considered. Unfortunately, sponsorship is not available at this time. In this role, you will provide support to Line of Business stakeholders by gathering system requirements, developing application specifications and requirements documentation. You will participate in all phases of the application life cycle, from requirements gathering to testing and turn-over. Excellent ability to discuss technical matters with non-technical business stakeholders is a must. Responsibilities:
- Work closely with Line of Business Stakeholders to gather requirements for new applications or enhancements to existing applications; develop business requirements document (BRD), work with developers during development, and testing phases.
- Provide support to end users as needed during development phases and once systems go into production.
- Identify areas to improve application performance.
- Work with cross-functional teams.