Business Analyst (Financial Services)

Who you’ll be working with

We are currently seeking a top performing Business Analyst with hands on experience with Data or Analytics to join our successful Insights & Data Practice.

This is a permanent requirement within our Financial Services Business Unit and the successful consultants will be expected to travel.

The focus of your role

Capgemini Financial Services requires an experienced Business Analyst with skills in the area of business intelligence, data warehousing, reporting and advanced analytics within the Financial Services Sector.

 

The person will apply his / her Financial Services industry expertise to help our clients derive value from their internal and external sources of data. This person must be able to engage with business and IT stakeholders of one or many Insurance Business and/or IT functions for Actuarial, Broker (or Syndicate), Pricing, Sales and Marketing, Claims, Underwriting, Operations and Fraud functions.

They will primarily work with the development teams to translate those requirements into accurate functional Specifications, business and project documents. Responsible for Roadmap and Strategy creation and Business benefits case creation in addition to identifying solutions to business problems and creation of use cases for implementation.

What you’ll be required to do

Furthermore, they will have to be able to clearly articulate their approach and deliverables to potential clients for the following activities;

  • Elicitation and Documentation of Business and Data Requirements
  • Definition of Enterprise Information Requirements
  • Understands business processes, gathers and documents project requirements and translates them into functional and non-functional specifications for BI reports and applications
  • Standards: Development of User Access Architecture – BI solution elements relating to analytical reporting
  • Identifies data quality issues and supports data governance initiatives by participating in necessary activities including data profiling
  • Participate in technical design sessions, working with technical resources, to provide insight during solution development
  • Technical Consultancy: Advising clients on BI reporting and analysis best practice
  • Utilise a range of Analysis Techniques to elicit and present requirements towards solutions
  • Business Case and Cost Justification of the development of Informational Systems
  • Reviewing Corporate Information exploitation, the effectiveness of their Informational Systems and gaps between their information requirements and capabilities
  • Working with the Test Teams to ensure that the technical specifications have been successfully delivered and meet the requirements
  • Assisting client end users with the UAT process
  • Presales – Providing domain expertise and meeting with clients to secure new business.
  • Responding to client RFI, RFP and ITT documents including cost estimates and follow activities to secure new business.
  • Understands Conceptual and Logical Data Models
  • Have a comprehensive knowledge of Data Toolsets
  • Be conversant in Data Profiling and Data Quality processes
  • Liaise with internal/external clients in order to analyse business procedure, clarify clients‟ requirements and to define the scope of existing software, hardware and network provision;
  • Undertake feasibility studies for major IT developments incorporating costs and benefits, and presents proposals to clients;
  • Examine existing business models and flows of data and designs functional specifications and test plans for new systems in order to meet client’s needs
  • Understand the TOM for Insurance and General Insurance principles

What you’ll bring

To succeed the person will possess and demonstrate a number of competencies:

  • Experience in the Information Technology industry with recent experience of client facing Business Intelligence reporting and analysis development
  • Good working knowledge for at least one of the following software applications:
  1. SAS VA or VS
  2. Business Objects
  3. Cognos
  4. QlikView
  5. Tableau
  • Comfortable liaising with senior client personnel to establish requirements and discuss potential development strategies
  • Process Mapping (current and future state); development of data flow diagrams and entity relationship diagrams, other UML techniques
  • Able to respectfully challenge customers to think about different options – comfortable providing them with options rather than just perform what they request
  • Excellent communication skills – interviewing, preparation and delivery of presentations and reports
  • Interested in expanding capabilities into all areas of Information Architecture
  • Background in Insurance
  • A track record of achievement and recognition within the IT industry as evidenced by significant promotion since leaving University
  • A strong academic track record including the achievement of a good honors degree or equivalent
  • Experience of working within the consulting industry
  • Excellent communication skills – interviewing, preparation and delivery of presentations and reports
  • Able to work in a team and help assist other team members develop Business Analysis skills
  • Happy to travel within the UK and occasionally abroad

To succeed the person will possess and demonstrate a number of competencies:

  • Experience in the Information Technology industry with recent experience of client facing Business Intelligence reporting and analysis development
  • Good working knowledge for at least one of the following software applications:
  1. SAS VA or VS
  2. Business Objects
  3. Cognos
  4. QlikView
  5. Tableau
  • Comfortable liaising with senior client personnel to establish requirements and discuss potential development strategies
  • Process Mapping (current and future state); development of data flow diagrams and entity relationship diagrams, other UML techniques
  • Able to respectfully challenge customers to think about different options – comfortable providing them with options rather than just perform what they request
  • Excellent communication skills – interviewing, preparation and delivery of presentations and reports
  • Interested in expanding capabilities into all areas of Information Architecture
  • Background in Insurance
  • A track record of achievement and recognition within the IT industry as evidenced by significant promotion since leaving University
  • A strong academic track record including the achievement of a good honors degree or equivalent
  • Experience of working within the consulting industry
  • Excellent communication skills – interviewing, preparation and delivery of presentations and reports
  • Able to work in a team and help assist other team members develop Business Analysis skills
  • Happy to travel within the UK and occasionally abroad

What we’ll offer you

Professional development. Accelerated career progression. An environment that encourages entrepreneurial spirit. It’s all on offer at Capgemini. And although collaboration is at the core of the way we work, we also recognise individual needs with a flexible benefits package you can tailor to suit you.

Why we’re different

At Capgemini, we help organisations across the world become more agile, more competitive and more successful. Smart, tailored, often-groundbreaking technical solutions to complex problems are the norm. But so, too, is a culture that’s as collaborative as it is forward thinking. Working closely with each other, and with our clients, we get under the skin of businesses and to the heart of their goals. You will too.

Capgemini positively encourages applications from suitably qualified and eligible candidates regardless of sex, race, disability, age, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, religion or belief, marital status, or pregnancy and maternity. We are committed to hiring, developing and retaining the best people to deliver innovative, world-class solutions for our clients.  We foster an inclusive culture that enables everyone to achieve their full potential and enjoy a fulfilling career with us. Our comprehensive flexible benefits package and lifestyle policies enable our employees to balance their individual, family and work-life needs.

Ref:

194405

Posted on:

February 15, 2019

Experience level:

Experienced Professional

Education level:

Bachelor's degree or equivalent

Contract type:

Permanent Full Time

Location:

London

Department:

Technology

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