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Sr. Business System Analyst Resume Profile

Executive Summary:

  • Strong Knowledge and experience of Agile, Scrum RUP's Iterative Software Development Life Cycle SDLC , Waterfall processes.
  • Strong Work Experience in Banking Application,Insurance,Derivatives,Loan Processing,Credit Card ,Capital Market Retail
  • Financial Industries.
  • SDLC Methodologies like RUP, Waterfall, and Agile with primary domain focus being the Banking and
  • 7 years of experience as a Business Analyst, having worked on full system development life cycles on
  • Conducted weekly JAD sessions with business users to gather various business requirements ,business re-engineering application.
  • Strong Microstrategy experience and creating microstrategy reports and file feed.
  • Expertise in creating User Interphases, usability testing, user research, Interaction Design
  • Strong skill to gather and analyze, and document requirements to drive the design and development of technology solution.
  • Strong analytical and business process modeling skill and expertise.
  • Created detailed documentation to support system implementation efforts, which may include taskflow diagrams, functional specifications, data flow diagrams
  • Digital analyzing and leading technology expertise to propose appropriate solution options. Clearly define and communicate functional design specifications.
  • Strong ability to understand business processes and question why existing processes exist.
  • Collaborated on iterative solution design and prototyping efforts.Coordinated solution delivery activities across teams and vendors
  • Participated in transitioning solutions as they move from project delivery phase to operational status in completion of project.
  • Strong experience in developing business requirement document, functional specification document, use cases, data flow diagram, and business workflow diagram.
  • Experience in gathering, analyzing, documenting business requirements, communicating effectively with end users, business representatives and the IT community throughout requirements, solution design, testing and implementation stages
  • Professional expertise in Structured Query Language SQL queries and Oracle queries.
  • Proficient in Data Modeling, Data Mapping and Cross-Data Integration of feeds from various reference data systems Bloomberg, Reuters, Interactive Data
  • Experience working with SME's to perform perform QA on spreadsheets that have been completed and ability to validate all stages of testing.
  • Strong understanding and performed developing,coordinating and assisting writing test cases and testing plan and conducting testing.
  • Proficient in conducting various types of testing -- Functional, System Integration, Performance Load, Stress , UAT, Smoke, Regression testing using tools Win Runner, Load Runner, Quality Center, QTP
  • Experience in creating Wireframes/Screen mock ups using MS Visio.
  • Interfaced with across all levels of organization including internal business customers, technical support resources, and external business partners.
  • Facilitated and influenced groups though effective decision making.
  • Well versed in conducting effective and productive Joint Application Development JAD sessions with SMEs, software developers and QA teams for project meetings
  • Strong Communication, Problem Solving, Organizational, Interpersonal, and Presentation Skills.
  • Excellent technical, analytical, problem-solving and leadership skill.

Skill Set:

Business Modeling Tools:

Rational Rose, Rational Enterprise Suite, MS Visio

Requirement Management Tools:

Rational Requisite Pro

Change Management Tools:

Rational Clear Case, Rational Clear Quest,Pega

Project Management Tools:

MS Project

Analysis/ Modeling tools

UML, JAD, RUP, Waterfall, Agile

Testing Tools:

Roadrunner, Test Director, Mercury Quality center

Operating Systems:

MS Windows NT/98/95/2000, Unix

Database:

MS SQL Server 2000 execution of queries , MS Access, Oracle

Language:

SQL, UML, XML ,SAP

Utility:

MS Office Suite Word, Project, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint , Adobe Acrobat Suite, Lotus Notes

Professional Experience:

Sr. Business System Analyst

Confidential

Responsibilities:

  • Creating and managing project plan, coordination efforts with the development team, testing team, technical operations and managing release strategy.
  • Expertise in creating User Interphases, usability testing, user research, Interaction Design.
  • Strong skill to gather and analyze, and document requirements to drive the design and development of technology solution.
  • Created detailed documentation to support system implementation efforts, which may include taskflow diagrams, functional specifications, data flow diagrams and Microstrategy Expertise.
  • Digital analyzing and leading technology expertise to propose appropriate solution options. Clearly define and communicate functional design specifications.
  • Collaborated on iterative solution design and prototyping efforts.Coordinate solution delivery activities across teams and vendors.
  • Strong Effectiveness with facilitated and negotiated through scoping, prioritization and design challenges.Supported internal process improvement efforts
  • Develop system solutions to broader organization strategies and objectives for throughout the project.
  • Ability to underdstand business requirement,designed and execute test cases.
  • Led project team members to ensure task progress according to the schedule.
  • Involved in all phases of software development life cycle and this project was developed using agile methodology.
  • Developed standardized reporting requirements template functional and technical and worked with Microstrategy developers to ensure they execute requirements as needed.
  • Analyze the technical specifications and business requirements to determine the touch points and impacts to the application.
  • Experience working with SME's to perform perform QA on spreadsheets that have been completed and ability to validate all stages of testing.
  • Involved interactions with both internal business users and external customers and partners.
  • Prepared different reports and ability to map report elements from a legacy data model to a new data model and created massive microstrategy new stream lined versions.
  • Ensured project deliverables are completed on time, within budget and according to specification. Developed resource plan, conducted interviews and hired consultants.
  • Conducted functional business systems analysis and design, process flow modeling, process reengineering and process mapping. Interpreted and documented complex requirements from the business user community. Developed and authored use cases.
  • Managed multiple releases of the keyword intelligence tool using Agile methodologies and incorporated best practices as advocated by it.
  • Liased as subject matter expertise in analyzing and troubleshooting complex system/user issues to drive resolution.
  • Designed and developed project templates based on Agile Methodology

Sr.Business Analyst

Confidential

Responsibilities:

  • Analysis, design, development, testing and implementation for the application. Responsible for coordinating internal and external groups for merger project including development, testing, implementation, status reporting to PMO, release management, asset management,change management and control of project.
  • Participated in transitioning solutions as they move from project delivery phase to operational status in completion of project.
  • Effectively coordinated and communicated with different teams to identify and bringup new solutions with different teams with technical support teams and vendors.
  • Worked with some project management experience and be able to keep a team of BSAs, ETL experts, and Microstrategy developers on track to complete our migration.
  • Responsible for tracking the migration stage requirements, ETL, Report development, QA for each report we need to move to the new system.
  • Develop, plan and implement identified PMO processes and supporting tools, including staff training.
  • Collecting, understanding, and transmitting the business requirements for the project, and translating these into functional specifications and detailed test plans.
  • Scheduling tasks and assigning tasks to the developers and task managers as per the project plan.
  • Professional expertise in Structured Query Language SQL queries and Oracle queries.
  • Performed GAP analysis of Business Rules, Business and,Use cases, System Process Flows, Technology Solution Model, and its intregation ,User Administration, and Requirements.
  • Prioritized outstanding defects and system problems, ensuring accuracy and deadlines were met.
  • Worked on Validation and reviewing and Testing Complex Scenarios and projects and in the maintenance of Quality standard test cases.
  • Liaised with Business and Functional owner during risk engineering and High-level review sessions to derive and execute action plans, meeting deadlines and standards.
  • Experience in reviewing Test Procedures, defining Test cases, reviewing and maintaining Test scripts, analyzing bugs, interacting with team members in fixing errors and User Acceptance Testing UAT .
  • Oversee all aspects of HR Projects/Initiatives, including needs assessment, feasibility assessment, system specification development, project tracking and status reporting, UAT, and implementation
  • Actively Analyze and Classify with Mainframe services Experience and consumption as business in terms of Business Functions Processes and the information they use
  • Created Sequence Diagrams and State Diagram. Experience with technical and user documentation, software conversions with BOFA.
  • Worked with System Owners for System Architect Diagram,and UAT work flow experience
  • Experience in reviewing Test Procedures, defining Test cases, reviewing and maintaining Test scripts, analyzing bugs, interacting with team members in fixing errors and User Acceptance Testing UAT .

Business Analyst

Confidential

Responsibilities:

  • Performed requirement analysis by gathering both functional and non functional requirements based on interactions with the Process Owners Stakeholders, document analysis and represented them in Requirements Traceability Matrix RTM using Requisite Pro. Performed producer interviews, JAD sessions.
  • Involved in GAP analysis around the identification of business rules, business and system process flows, user administration, requirements and assumptions.
  • Assessed the flaws in the existing as-is system and made clear recommendations of Business Process Improvements and incorporated them in the future to-be system design.
  • Build and maintained reports and audits to be utilized by HR teams for maintaining the health and integrity of data in HR systems and tools.Developed training materials for functional applications relating to the full suite of HR applications.
  • Prepared Technical Requirements Document TRD as well as functional Specification.
  • Proficient in transforming business requirements into Functional Requirement Document FRD
  • Participated in design meetings and contributed towards creating Architecture Diagram
  • Worked on new system application launch with ML7 Messaging with number of vendors in all internal and external phases of technical specifications.
  • Defined system requirements to Wire Frames with Use Case, Use Case Scenario and Use Case Narrative using the UML Unified Modeling Language methodologies
  • Extensive experience in Manual Testing for Web Portal
  • Handled Change Requests by capturing them in the available organizational templates thoroughly analyzing them for the impact on the existing requirements.
  • Reviewed and reported the progress of the project during all the phases.
  • Created Simple Queries using SQL and perfomed UAT Testing.

QA Analyst

Confidential

Responsibilities:

  • Analyzed the existing system and Business Process Flow by understanding preset business rules and conditions
  • Assisted the project managers in Feasibility Analysis-schedule, Technical, Economical and Operational Feasibility
  • Facilitate and managed the meeting, interviews and JRP sessions with SMEs from various areas
  • Worked actively in the preparation of Business Requirement Documents, Functional Specification Documents and Change Request Documents
  • Conducted Surveys and Brainstorming sessions with SMEs for requirement gathering
  • Performed extensive requirement analysis including GAP Analysis
  • Developed project documents based on SDLC methodology-Rational Unified Process RUP
  • Assisted in creating the Project Templatesfor Use case specification, CRM reports,Change request form, functional specification documents and Business Requirement documents and Defect status form
  • Designed and developed Use Cases and many other UML models using Microsoft Visio
  • Worked closely with QA teams to define Test Cases and execute Test Plans
  • Involved with the technical teams during implementation such that right business requirements are being translated into the system

Business Analyst

Confidential

Environment: Windows, Oracle, SQL, Requisite Pro, Microsoft Office suite, Rational Rose, Test director, Win Runner, Rational Unified Process RUP , UML

Responsibilities:

  • Conducting user interviews at both in-house and client locations, gathering and analyzing requirements using Requisite Pro RUP.
  • Developed Banking Web Portal Application for Mortgage and Retail Banking
  • Analyzed the system from Business perspectives and prepared Business Requirement Document BRD .
  • Proficient in transforming business requirements into Functional Requirement Document FRD
  • Designed and developed Use Cases, Activity Diagrams, Sequence Diagrams, OOD Using UML.
  • Identify research, realize, investigate, analyze, define and document business processes and Use Case scenarios.
  • Perform GAP Analysis by identifying existing technologies, documenting the enhancements to meet the end state requirements with Web Content Management environment.
  • Conduct Workflow and Process Diagram to derive requirements for existing systems enhancements.
  • Assist with User Acceptance Testing Of Systems UAT , developing and maintaining quality procedures, and ensuring that appropriate documentation is in place.
  • Worked with development and testing teams to accomplish Timely Release Objectives.
  • Using detailed knowledge of application features and functions assess Scope and Impact of business needs throughout analysis and completion of all enhancement specifications.
  • Responsible for all Project Documentations.
  • Worked with other BAs to make an Object Oriented Model of the application and create Use Cases.
  • Developed Use Case Diagrams, Activity Diagrams based on Object-Oriented Design OOD using Rational Rose according to the UML methodology to define business processes.
  • Using detailed knowledge of application features and functions, assessed scope and impact of business needs throughout analysis and completion of all enhancement specifications.

Business Analyst/Assistant

Confidential

Responsibilities:

  • Assisted broker/owner in managing mortgage brokerage firm and supervised in excess of fifteen loan consultants.
  • Researched and performed cost analysis to provide most economical loan products to clientele.
  • Processed all loan files in accordance with the real estate compliance and mortgage lender product guidelines.
  • Worked as a liaison between loan consultants and mortgage lenders to ensure an accurate and efficient transactions.
  • Monitored all loan files from initial submission through funding and closing.

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