Business Analyst

AquaQ Analytics Belfast Full-time
Salary Competitive
AquaQ Analytics is currently looking for an experienced Business Analyst. You will be working as a Business Analyst within the PMO function, supporting the delivery of strategic current and future initiatives.

As a Business Analyst you will:

- Undertake all analysis work required by projects including requirements gathering, functional specification creation, process mapping, data analysis, coordination of user testing etc

- Manage small/medium size projects with guidance when required

- Manage own time efficiently to ensure that deadlines on multiple tasks/initiatives are met

- Present recommendations to Management e.g. PMO Senior Business Analyst, Head of Change/PMO

- Provide concise, accurate reporting of work progress to key stakeholders, both in the PMO and outside of the PMO

- Feedback where necessary to the Senior Managers/Directors

- Provide efficient communication channels with other departments

- Assist in the enforcement of project deadlines and schedules Essential Criteria:

- Has excellent communication skills

- Used to a fast-paced and dynamic working environment

- An understanding/knowledge of AGILE

- Has the ability to understand and interpret business information, no matter how vague the initial view looks

- Has an enthusiastic approach to moving the business forward and is resourceful to beable to move the business forward

- Able to think creatively

- Has a “Can do” attitude and ability to 'Think outside the box'

Desirable Criteria:

- Previous experience of project work, in delivering small/medium size projects.

- PRINCE2 Qualified (Foundation level) desirable but not essential

Perks and benefits

This job comes with several perks and benefits

Free coffee / tea
Free coffee / tea

Get your caffeine fix to get you started and keep you going.

Maternity / paternity leave
Maternity / paternity leave

Kids are the future, go spend time with them.

Pension plan
Pension plan

We take care of you, even when you are old and wrinkly.

Social gatherings
Social gatherings

Social gatherings and games; hang out with your colleagues.

Near public transit
Near public transit

Easy access and treehugger friendly workplace.

Working at
AquaQ Analytics

AquaQ Analytics Limited is a provider of specialist data management, data analytics and data mining services to clients operating within the capital markets and other sectors. Our domain knowledge, combined with advanced analytical techniques and expertise in best-of-breed technologies, helps our clients get the most out of their data. Areas of expertise include the following: - Provision of kdb+ consultants to clients for support and development roles - Provision of kdb+ Training courses to clients – online and classroom - Development of Bespoke Trading Systems & Big Data Implementations - Datawatch Panopticon Professional Services - Data Mining and Predictive Analytics Services - Provision of Oracle and Java Consultancy Services - Cloud & Hybrid Cloud System Architecture & Integration Headquartered in Belfast, the company has grown to over 90 consultants, servicing an ever expanding global client base of Investment banks and hedge funds. Consultants are based directly on client site or increasingly work out of the Belfast HQ under a near shore operating model. Q4 2016 witnessed a doubling of the HQ office space and the establishment of AquaQ Analytics US Inc. to service the US market with onsite consultants. 2017 will see our expansion into Asia.

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