CTG IT Business Analyst in Buffalo, New York

Title: IT Business Analyst

Location: US-NY-Buffalo

Job Number: 17203607

CTG is currently reviewing resumes for a Senior Business Analyst with strong Banking Industry experience for a contract to direct hire role with our Banking Industry client.


Location: Buffalo, NY


Project Duration: Contract with possibility of extensions


All interested individuals MUST be able to work on a W2 Tax basis (no C2C or third party vendors)!

Job Responsibilities Include:


Act as functional and /or IT lead on medium projects and / or as a support role on large projects.


Act as functional or IT lead with other project team members in regards to other systems that impact project. Schedule and facilitate project team meetings as applicable.


Meet and discuss requested changes with business client ensuring a thorough understanding of specifications.


Review with technical team to ensure understanding of project requirements.


Participate in design discussions and document/deliver functional specifications.


Review and revise specifications with client until agreement and signoff are completed.


Responsible for coordinating estimates for medium projects and performing estimates for assigned component on large projects.


Facilitate / provide estimates after business requirements and functional phases while establishing time lines and project phases.


Participate and provide feedback with clients regarding business requirements.


Act as a representative for the applicable application, functional lead, or other IT lead for supported project.


Works with the vendor for a thorough understanding of the project functionality and provides insight on implementation.


Participate in and documenting data mapping for integration of systems, conversion, and acquisition related projects.


Facilitate, or when applicable work with, QAT to prepare test plan and test scripts based on functional specifications.


Manage and / or execute test scripts verifying changes / enhancements work and perform as required.


Consistently monitor scope of project to ensure the project stays within scope and meets Sarbanes Oxley.


Ensure that SDM (Software Development Methodology)/ PMM (Project Management Methodology) process and documentation is followed.


Responsible for ensuring any issues that arise from testing or implementation are escalated and resolved appropriately in an efficient and timely manner. Ensure issues, incidences and questions are documented and reported as required.


Coordinate and manage the post implementation process to include but not limited to follow-up, feedback, problem resolution and also a post implementation debrief including an actual to plan for timeframe and financials.


When applicable work in conjunction with QAT to establish an integrated testing schedule with applicable application and facilitate project status meetings.


Document and distribute meeting materials and responsible for follow-up.


Participate in integrated testing as needed.


Participate in the development of junior level staff.

Required Skills and Experience Include:


Minimum of an Associate’s degree and 4 years’ operational/business analytics experience, or in lieu of a degree a combined minimum of 6 years’ higher education and/or work experience, including a minimum of 4 years’ operational/business analytics experience.


Must have Prior banking experience and a MINIMUM of 7 years Business Systems Analyst experience in a technology department.


Functional Spec and test script writing experience is required.


UAT and CERT testing experience is required.


Ability to recommend and implement systems solutions.


Detail-oriented.

To be considered please immediately apply to this requisition using the link provided or go to the CTG Career s page at www.ctg.com/content/careers (click on North America tab) and apply to 17203607. For additional information please contact Gina Lyles at gina.lyles@ctg.com or call 254-547-4817 . Kindly forward to any other interested parties—thank you!

Qualifications:

CTG is the most reliable IT services provider, built on 50 years of meeting our commitments to make technology work for clients and deliver real business value. CTG provides industry-specific IT strategy, services, and solutions that address the business needs and staffing challenges of clients in high-growth industries, including major technology companies, large corporations, and government entities located in North America and Western Europe.

CTG's greatest asset is its people, and as such we are committed to providing employees programs and processes to support their performance, hone their skills, and advance in their careers. This commitment is reflected by CTG being named a Best Places to Work Company by Modern Healthcare (since 2013) in North America, and a Best Places to Work Company in the United Kingdom (2013), Belgium (since 2007), and Luxembourg (since 2011).

CTG will consider for employment all qualified applicants including those with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of all applicable local, state, and federal laws.

CTG is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer and strong advocate of workforce diversity. Minority/Female/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/Disability/Veteran.

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