Job: Systems Analyst

Job Title: Systems Analyst
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Dublin
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2017-10-02
REF: Systems+Analyst
Contact Name: Ben Ashby
Job Published: about 1 year ago

Job Description

Monarch are currently working with a global financial services organisation that require a systems analyst to assist them on a 12 month contract. They are embarking on a large transformation programme and are building brand new systems due to the new GDPR regulation. 

The position: 

• Work closely with internal Product Managers to understand high level business needs & business requirements.

• Take an active part in the end of release demonstrations to the wider team

• Produce internal & external-facing supporting documentation using standard templates and natural language.

• Perform initial impact assessments on new project work, to facilitate estimations.

• Take responsibility as directed for defining detailed solution proposals to new projects that are more complex by nature, or encompassing multiple system interactions

• Be an advocate for the Agile processes with the Agile team and the wider team

• Provide ad-hoc coaching to more junior member of the team and Contribute to regular Analyst team training sessions or say wider team knowledge share

Technical Skills:
• Key competencies are required in working with internal & external interfaces, with APIs & xml.
• Basic competencies in SQL/querying writing are useful.
• Familiarity with diagrammatical system representations, e.g. sequence diagrams

Person Profile:

• Solid analytical skills are essential, i.e. the ability to take high level requirements and drill these down into detailed functional requirements under your own initiative.
• Comfortable working at a detailed level with interface specifications & doing related data mappings.  

• Ability to work collaboratively with development and business stakeholders within an Agile team 

• Able to communicate effectively with both business & technical audiences

• Payments experience is a plus but not essential

• Empowerment and accountability.

• Thoughtful Risk Taking.

• Committed to deliver on time and to quality. 

The contract is for 12 months and if you’re interested in working for one of the largest organisations in the world then I look forward to receiving your application.