Business Analyst Payments

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    Dublin, Republic of Ireland

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    Up to £0.00 per annum

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    Zack Abbatecola

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  • Job Published:

    11 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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My Client a global IT provider is looking for an experienced Business Analyst within Payments based in Dublin for an initial 6 month contract with a view to extend. Rate negotiable.

As a Business Analyst and Consultant, the person will be responsible to engage with clients across the stages of the Project Lifecycle - Requirements gathering, Mapping processes, Solution architecture & Design through to development, UAT and deployment. This person should be a subject matter expert in Payments, domain with 6 - 15 years of experience, having worked on large payments transformation projects. This person will work closely with Client Business/IT team & internal development and Payments product Vendor teams.

Role Responsibilities

Interacting with business owners, product teams, product vendors, other applications owners, external customers and internal customers to identify requirements and deliver those within stipulated timelines.
Provide content leadership in working with the clients in defining solutions to their business requirements.
Project Manage delivery of the agreed engagement outcomes for the client.
Responsible for leading High Level Business & Project Review Meetings for Payments system modernization/transformation.
Interacting with business stakeholders for requirements gathering, analysis, documentation etc.
Work with the delivery / implementation teams to provide domain inputs and to ensure delivery and implementation of the proposed solution.
Interacting with the technical team to ensure that the requirements are clear and well understood.
Translating business requirement document to software requirement specifications.
Review test strategy & test specifications, assist in functional testing and provide UAT/BAT support
6-15 years of Industry experience, having worked in Tier-1 IT organizations in BFSI domain with a focus on Payments Domain experience in Low Value Payments, High Value Payments, Cross Border Payments, Instant Payments and key regulations & associated IT impacts, affecting the Payments market, such as Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA), Payment Services Directive, Account Switching, G3 etc.
Domain experience in Instant Payments like Faster Payments in UK, IMPS in India etc.; related regulations and associated IT systems
Experience of working on SWIFT (MT 103, MT101, MT202, MT202 Cov), Faster Payments Services, CHAPS, BACS
Good understanding of the global Payments Landscape, associated instruments (Direct Debits/Direct Credits) and key players for both Retail & Wholesale payments
Expertise in Messaging Schemas, and Message formats
Expertise in 3rd Party Payment products e.g. - Clear2Pay, Dovetail, FundTech etc.
Experience of Solution Architecture / Design and Implementation of Payments solutions
Good understanding of the banking domain, applicable Payments regulatory environment (PSDII, SEPA Rule Book Changes etc.)
Should be able to able to play catalyst role between business and IT
Good communication skills with ability to lead domain discussions with BFSI customers
Engineering + MBA degree is preferred

if you feel you are suitable for the above please apply in for an immediate review.