Title Financial/Risk Business Projects Analyst
Start Date 2018-01-29
Location Buffalo, New York
Job Information

(To Apply Please contact Diane Katz at diane.katz@primesoftinc.com)

Position: Full Time Salaried Employee (US Citizen or Green Card Holders Only)

Global Financial Institution

No Third- Party Companies or H1 Candidates

Become a Member of a 10- person team focused on managing strategically important projects focused on the Strategic Global P&L Reporting, Adjustment and Reconciliation System for all of Product Control.


  • Clearly communicating detailed business requirements between users and technology while generating business requirement documents, testing schedules, and project timelines

  • Responsible for owning complete requirements related activities on assigned project(s) and related deliverables, as prescribed by the Client

  • Conduct business problem/needs analysis and assist Project Manager in defining high level scope for project proposals

  • Facilitate Vision workshops with stakeholders to help define and document business needs and solution vision

  • Conduct scope analysis and gather high level business requirements through various requirements elicitation techniques

  • Create scope and requirements models like Use Case Models, Context Diagrams, Process Models and Sequence Diagrams etc.

  • Conduct business process analysis

  • Progressively elaborate and document user requirements into user stories and use cases. Analyze business rules and define data elements needed

  • Walk all project stakeholders through requirements, and obtain their signoffs on requirements, as needed

  • Maintain Requirements Traceability and keep project team informed on any changes in requirements through defined change management process

  • Define and maintain Business Value Realization plan describing how project success is defined and will be measured

  • Verify requirements through user testing. Assist Product Owner in user acceptance testing and training end users

  • Work closely with UI designer and project team on clarifying requirements throughout the project lifecycle.

  • Manage change in requirements based on defined process

  • Assist Product Owner in the development of User Guides/Manual


– Bachelor’s degree in a business-related discipline is required

– A minimum of 6 years of Business Analysis experience in financial services or related industry

– Should understand the credit markets, characteristics of fixed-income securities and credit risk.

– Understanding of Loans, Securitization and Structured Finance would be an advantage

– Must have strong verbal and written communication skills

– Must have strong facilitation skills and experience facilitating workshops with large groups

– Must have strong experience in elaborating user requirements in User Stores and Use Cases

– Must be experienced in various requirements models like Use Case Models, Business Process Models, Data Flow Diagrams and Context Diagrams, etc.

– Should have some basic understanding of various technologies used in industry

– Experience within a structured SDLC and project management environment required

– Must be motivated, able to work in a team environment, and embody a “whatever it takes to get the job done” attitude

– Should be highly proficient in Excel, Visio, Word, MS Project. Some skills in usage of any defect management tool (e.g. Quality Center) and MS SharePoint is required.

– Experience working with multi location teams will be an added advantage

– Experience working with P&L Reporting, Adjustment and Reconciliation Systems

-Previous Product Control experience would be ideal

(To Apply Please contact Diane Katz at diane.katz@primesoftinc.com)