Senior IT Business Analyst

Nicosia, CYP

Our client, an international specialist asset manager and loan servicer seeks to employ a Senior IT Business Analyst to join their growing team. We are looking for a professional with experience in information technology,business administration and project management. The successful applicant will assume the role of liaison, facilitating communication between the management team and the Company’s business lines/functions as well as the company and its clients to develop a clear understanding of business needs and data requirements and oversee  the selection and/or implementation of new technology and applications. The ideal candidate for this position is detail-oriented, methodical and highly innovative. He or she will also be responsible for translating business needs to IT solutions, and vice versa, with current programs, projects and initiatives in mind.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate communication and determine operational requirements and objectives by liaising with clients and/or business lines/functions; gathering information and eliciting requirements
  • Construct process workflow charts and use-case scenarios and document business requirements
  • Evaluate, test and recommend new opportunities for enhancing  software, hardware and IT processes
  • Assume responsibility and oversee the development of new systems/applications by liaising with internal development team and/or external parties and ensure these are completed to spec, on budget and in a timely fashion
  • Manage the relationship and SLAs with external IT providers
  • Assist management in discussions with external clients/stakeholders on the use of the Company’s systems and technologies in support of current project mandates
  • Gather intelligence from clients, the Company’s senior and middle management about needs and future growth
  • Consult with the executive team on the newest technology and its implications in the industry
  • Training staff and/or clients on new systems/technologies

Candidate Profile:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science,  Computer Engineering, Project Management or related field
  • 3 - 5+ years’ experience in a similar position related to information technology
  • Experience in technology development and deployment
  • Fluent in English. Greek would be an advantage
  • Exposure to managing stakeholders at all levels within an organization and between an organization and its clients
  • Excellent presentation and interpersonal skills