Business Analyst £77,000 per annum Fixed term contract - 3 years London The team member will work closely with architecture and application owners to support demand management across the Bank's user groups, with an opportunity to specialise in one of the Bank's core areas, such as Trading & Risk, Corporate Services and Banking. Accountabilities & Responsibilities Work closely with product owners, SME, business stakeholders and IT disciplines to transpose valued needs into requirements captured by appropriate methods and artefacts. Carry out investigation, capture and prioritisation of business requirements using a variety of Agile techniques. Capture business cases. Engage with stakeholders through interviews, workshops, focus groups and other engagement methods. Ensure appropriate requirements sign off from key stakeholders, where necessary. Perform analysis across end to end business process to understand change impact, where necessary creating alignment from technical to business capabilities. Assess data sets and evaluate differences and bottlenecks. Promote Agile principles and practices to continuously improve working practices within the team Work as part of SCRUM teams on major projects and initiatives. Knowledge, Skills, Experience & Qualifications Bachelor's degree Masters preferred or equivalent experience in the area of expertise Professional Agile Business Analysis qualification an advantage Relevant experience in conducting Agile business analysis Experience formulating business cases/ROI Sound knowledge of the entire IT project delivery life cycle and development processes Worked on change backlog prioritisation with business stakeholders is ESSENTIAL Prior experience of implementation of HR self-service portal, implementation of procurement systems such as contract management, P2P, etc. is also KEY Understanding of banking processes a distinct advantage
Business Analyst, Quantitative Risk Modelling, Agile, Banking £60,000 - £80,000 + Bonus and Benefits Package London Business Analyst, Quantitative Risk Modelling, Risk Change, Agile Delivery, Change Management, BPMN, Visio, Process Modelling, Banking, Financial Services. A global Bank are currently seeking a Business Analyst to join them on a permanent basis in London. The role requires excellent Business Analysis experience in an Agile Banking environment and demonstrable knowledge of working within a Risk function and knowledge of Quantitative Risk Modelling. £60,000 - £80,000 + Bonus and Benefits Package Essential Requirements: Excellent Business Analysis skills, demonstrated in a global banking environment Proven delivery experience in a Risk function Excellent Agile delivery skills and an ability to help transform a function, towards agile methodologies. Great Change Management skills and experience mapping and modelling processes Knowledge of BPMN or Visio. A demonstrable understanding of Quantitative Risk Modelling/ Professional Agile Business Analysis qualification an advantage Relevant experience in conducting Agile business analysis Experience formulating business cases/ROI Sound knowledge of the entire IT project delivery life cycle and development processes Worked on change backlog prioritisation with business stakeholders Understanding of banking processes a distinct advantage Proven track record of delivering innovative IT initiatives. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. If you meet these requirements please apply for immediate consideration and a confidential discussion.
Senior Business Analyst, Change Management, Pensions, Process Change £75,000 - £100,000 + Bonus and Benefits Package London Senior Business Analyst, Change Manager, Financial Reporting, Pensions, Annuities, Process Improvement, Process Analysis, Lean Six Sigma, Process Change, Financial Services, Insurance A global Financial Services organisation is currently seeking a Senior Business Analyst/ Change Manager to join them on a permanent basis in London. The role requires excellent Change Management experience and a very strong working knowledge of pensions and annuities. The role is able to offer a great basic salary, benefits package and flexible working conditions. £75,000 - £100,000 + Bonus and Benefits Package Essential Requirements: Excellent experience working as a Business Analyst in a global change environment. A background in Pensions, Annuities, Asset & Liability Management and / or Investments and understanding of the products, regulations and the UK Pensions market Knowledge and experience of running lean initiatives in a financial reporting environment. This should include excellent knowledge of change management, process analysis and process improvements. Experience of working within a Finance function and an understanding of the reporting processes and software. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Comfortable ability to present in order to influence internal and external stakeholders. Ability to self-manage and work in a dynamic environment If you meet these requirements please apply for immediate consideration and a confidential discussion on the position.
City of London, UK
Business Analyst, HR, Procurement, Agile, Banking £60,000 - £80,000 + Bonus and Benefits Package London Business Analyst, HR Change, ServiceNow, Procurement, P2P, Agile Delivery, Change Management, BPMN, Visio, Process Modelling, Banking, Financial Services. A global Bank are currently seeking a Business Analyst to join them on a permanent basis in London. The role requires excellent Business Analysis experience in an Agile Banking environment and demonstrable knowledge of working within either a HR or Procurement function. £60,000 - £80,000 + Bonus and Benefits Package Essential Requirements: Excellent Business Analysis skills, demonstrated in a global banking environment Proven delivery experience in an HR or Procurement function Excellent Agile delivery skills and an ability to help transform a function, towards agile methodologies. Great Change Management skills and experience mapping and modelling processes Knowledge of BPMN or Visio. Prior experience of implementation of HR self-service portal, implementation of procurement systems such as contract management, P2P, etc Professional Agile Business Analysis qualification an advantage Relevant experience in conducting Agile business analysis Experience formulating business cases/ROI Sound knowledge of the entire IT project delivery life cycle and development processes Worked on change backlog prioritisation with business stakeholders Understanding of banking processes a distinct advantage Proven track record of delivering innovative IT initiatives. Excellent verbal and written communication skills. If you meet these requirements please apply for immediate consideration and a confidential discussion.
Senior Business Analyst - Digital Perm: £80,000 to £90,000 Surrey, Greater London Business Analyst, BA, Digital, Web, App, Mobile, User Story's, UX, UI, BDD, Agile, Scrum Master, JIRA, Confluence, Pensions, Investments, Assets, Wealth, Financial Service Global Investments firm based in Surrey are seeking a Senior BA to join a huge Digital Programme on a permanent basis. You will be well versed in working within an Agile environment and have in-depth knowledge of Digital, Web, App and Mobile products. You will face of to senior stakeholders and be required to manage them effectively, whilst also liaising between the business and tech teams. £80,000 to £90,000 + Bonus & Benefits Essential requirements: You must be an experienced Business Analyst with a background within Financial Services. You will have good in-depth knowledge and experience working on Digital Projects and Products. Strong knowledge of UX, UI. Must be able to demonstrate experience working according to Agile / Scrum methodology. Experience using JIRA, Confluence or Kanban. You will be required to manage senior stakeholders and so, confident, professional written and verbal skills are an absolute must have. Strong business acumen. If you meet these requirements apply now!
Calling all Scrum Masters and Release Train Engineers - we are hiring for 2 senior roles in Oxford Are you currently a Release Train Engineer or Scrum Master? Want to a join a very progressive company during a really exciting time in their agile transformation journey? We're recruiting 2 Release Train Engineers for our strategic Agile Release Trains within Global Technology. You will be responsible for the delivery of the ART Objectives, facilitating the ART ceremonies and events, guiding the teams and suppliers delivering the value to the organisation. You will support the implementation of new and better ways of working - delivering value to our customers by building innovative and exciting new products and services using Scaled Agile (SAFe®). Specific responsibilities are as follows: - - Delivery of the ART Objectives Manage and optimise the flow of value through one or more Strategic Agile Release Trains (ARTs) using the appropriate tools and methods - Implementation of all ART releases within agreed timescales, costs and expected quality - Management of Demand and capacity within your Agile Release Train - Ensure Agile Release Train alignment with overall strategy and Global Technology strategic road-maps - Establish the key ceremony calendars for the global teams - Prepare for and facilitate delivery of the major ART ceremonies including PI Planning - Track and remove impediments to delivery - Drive improvement through Inspect & Adapt workshops - Provide pro-active Agile coaching and leadership for all roles within Global Technology to support Agile project delivery What are we looking for - - Experience of working with SAFe 4.5 - Knowledge of Agile development methodologies including Scrum - Experience of delivering complex projects and / or programmes - Excellent communication skills that can connect with all levels of the organisation via face-to-face and group presentation - Proven experience of organising and facilitating large events with 150+ attendees - Experience of using common Agile tools including Atlassian JIRA and associated applications - Ability to manage a large and varied workload, to prioritise and multi-task - A sound knowledge of a common software delivery life-cycle with an understanding of technical approaches and architecture. - A qualification within Agile from a recognised Agile body (Scrum.org, Scrum Alliance, SAFe etc) This is a highly visible role and requires someone with a real passion to grow their experience and develop broader agile and release experience. In return you will be rewarded with a very competitive starting salary coupled with a fantastic lifestyle benefits package but also the chance to develop your career with a truly global market leader Please get in touch with your latest CV to register your interest for the role
Bletchley, Milton Keynes, UK
IT Director Salary: Competitive Location: Milton Keynes A growing professional support services company requires a hands-on IT Director/Senior IT Manager to lead transformation of IT team and deploy new systems. Ideally you will understand the challenges of a business process outsourcing (BPO) company and be used to ensuring on-time delivery of contracted services to external clients. You will have experience of working with senior C-Level colleagues and will be looking to step-up to a more strategic role. The role will also require good team building and project management skills and expand the existing team to transform IT services within the business. You must have a proven track record of implementing change. Primary responsibilities: * To work closely with and extend the bandwidth of the existing management team to help the company achieve its growth objectives. * Determining business requirements for IT systems and advising the board on future IT strategy. * Managing the IT department, including directly supervising internal team members and external contractors, hiring new staff as agreed with the board, and handling employee concerns and performance. * Coordinating IT activities to ensure data availability and network services with as little downtime as necessary. * Developing and overseeing performance metrics for hardware, software, and storage. * Strategic capacity planning to ensure services can grow in a cost-effective manner. * Leading development and deployment of the web portal and its integration with business applications. * Identifying security vulnerabilities and eliminating them with strategic solutions that increase data security * Directing and supporting the implementation of new software and hardware. Identifying and recommending new technology solutions. * Managing the organisation's help desk (internal, external, or both). Knowledge, Skills, Experience and Behaviours: * Excellent track record of managing new systems on-boarding, data management and security. * Excellent administrative and organisation capabilities (self-starter self-disciplined, structured approach, high attention to detail, able to organise and prioritise workloads). * Excellent knowledge of IT systems and infrastructure including cloud and hybrid deployment. - * Previous experience of working in a BPO environment. * Excellent communication, interpersonal and team building abilities. * Excellent knowledge of Agile methodologies to bring discipline into the department (Kanban boards, daily stand-ups, epics, user stories, sprints). * Business analysis and project management skills. * Experience of deploying web technologies (preferably open source, e.g. LAMP stack and .NET). * Strong process development skills and disciplines (ITIL)
Project Manager - Web, Applications, Digital Permanent: £70,000 to £75,000 Greater London, Surrey Project Manager, Project Management, PM, Digital, Web, App, Agile, Scrum, Platform, Systems, Investment Management, Asset Management, Wealth Management, Financial Services Global Asset Manager is seeking a Senior Project Manager to join their Surrey HQ. This Project Manager will be responsible for a variety of projects at one time. This role will also allow creative and management freedom. The bulk of the projects will be focused on Digital, Websites or IT apps. Investment Management experience is not required but is highly desirable. £70,000 to £75,000 per year Essential requirements: +4 years Project Management experience Experience working within Financial Services. Experience within Asset / Investment Management is highly desirable. Strong knowledge and experience managing digital projects. Must be used to working within an Agile framework. Strong written and verbal communication skills. Stakeholder management abilities. If you meet these requirements please apply.
Digital Project Manager Perm: £55,000 to £65,000 Surrey, Greater London Project Manager, Digital, Web, App, User Journey, Customer Journey, UX, UI, Developer, Technical, Hands-on, Financial Services, Investments Global Investments Firm is looking for a Digital Project Manager to head up a variety of Digital Projects. You will be required to be hands-on. So, technical knowledge is an essential and a developer background is desired. Working within a global organisation will allow you to work on a range of big projects. £55,000 to £65,000 Essential requirements: 4 to 5 years Project Management experience. Digital experience is an absolute essential. Technical knowledge or developer background is preferred. Previous experience working within Financial Services on big digital projects. Senior Stakeholder management experience. Great written and verbal communication skills. A strong work ethic If you meet these requirements, please apply!
City of London, UK
Change Manager Perm: £70,000 to £90,000 City of London, London Change, Change Management, Business Analysis, Lean, Agile, Process, Lean Six Sigma, Pensions, Investments, Investment Management, Asset Management Global Financial Services firm is seeking an experienced Change Manager to join them in their City office permanently. This role will require excellent process and change management skills as well as experience working within Pensions / Investments. This role requires one to manage senior stakeholders and drive change within the organisation. £70,000 to £90,000 per year Essential requirements: At least four years' experience working as a Change Manager or Process Lead. Candidates are required to have experience working within Financial Services. More specifically, work around Pensions and Investments. Lean Green Belt certified Must be able to manage senior stakeholders. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Strong work ethic with the ability to drive a team to meet tough deadlines. If you meet these requirements please apply.
Project Manager, Digital Transformation, Agile, Financial Services £65,000 - £75,000 + Bonus and Benefits Package Surrey Project Manager, Digital Transformation, Agile, Software Delivery, SDLC, Customer Experience, UX, Customer Journey, Digital Platforms, Financial Services, Investment Management. A global Financial Services organisation are currently seeking a Project Manager to join them on a permanent basis in Surrey. The role will focus on Digital Transformation and requires previous experience on similar programmes, ideally within financial services. The client are seeking a proven Project Manager who is can demonstrate technology delivery and is able to work with stakeholders from across the business. £65,000 - £75,000 + Bonus and Benefits Package Essential Requirements: Proven IT Project Management experience across the full project lifecycle, with a track record of success. Experience working in Financial Services or leading digital organisations. Project experience working on digital platforms, customer journeys or customer experience. Delivery and results focused and the ability to manage client relationships Sound technical and business understanding and the commercial acumen to exploit IT for competitive advantage Practical experience of management and motivation of teams. Excellent communication, documentation and presentation skills Background in analysis and or development in the specific business area Experience of managing and working with a third party vendor or system integrator Good interpersonal skills and able to work face to face with clients Promote teamwork and demonstrate best practices on delivery of service, both internally and externally If you meet these requirements please apply for immediate consideration.
Business Analyst, VP, FX Technology, Investment Banking £80,000 - £100,000 + Bonus and Benefits Package London Business Analyst, FX Trading, FX Ecommerce, FX Technology, Front Office, SQL, Data Analysis, FX Options, FX Cash, Derivatives, Investment Banking, Financial Services. A global Investment Bank are currently seeking a Business Analyst to join them at VP Level in London. The role will sit directly in technology and requires in-depth FX knowledge and the ability to query data with SQL. £80,000 - £100,000 + Bonus and Benefits Package Essential Requirements: Excellent Business Analysis skills from a global Investment Bank Ability to write high quality Business Requirement Documents and Functional Specs that are clear and concise enough for both traders and developers to follow Experience of FX Trading / FX Ecommerce First hand experience working on a front-office trading platform An in-depth understanding of multi-tier system design Ability to design a data model to meet business requirements Experience querying relational databases using SQL Experience of working with derivatives Excellent verbal and written communication skills Demonstrable stakeholder management skills If you meet these requirements please apply for immediate consideration and a confidential discussion.
API Project Manager - Telecommunications Perm: £50,000 to £80,000 City of London Project Manager, PM, API, API Development, Testing Process, Tramsformation, Business Change, System Intergration, Telco, Telecom, SatCom Global Telecommunications company is seeking an experienced Project Manager with experience and expertise with API. You will be responsible for managing the end to end development of API's and the testing process. They require good project management skills and good technical knowledge. £50,000 to £80,000 per year Essential requirements: Strong experience working in the IT industry, with experience of project management Experience managing projects with components delivered by System Integrators. Excellent inter-personal and communication skills with ability to build relationships with technical, business and senior management stakeholders. Results oriented with a proven ability to drive team engagements in an aggressive and time sensitive environment in a geographically dispersed model. Experience of working on with agile programme methodologies Extensive with large transformation programmes working across multiple teams specifically with system integration. Experience of managing and motivating a team Management of 3rd party vendors and System Integrators Experience in managing a diverse onshore & offshore team Ability to work with the technical teams to understand data issues and articulate them into business understanding Ability to understand the integration layer and ensure solution is as per business requirement If you meet these requirements please apply