Business Analyst/Data analyst in the Finance, Mortgage, Software and Healthcare Industries.
Thorough knowledge on Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) principles and methodologies such as Agile, Rational Unified Process (RUP), Spiral and Waterfall Method.
In-depth knowledge in developing Use Case Model, Use Case Diagrams, test case diagrams, UML diagrams.
Extensive knowledge of business analysis concepts such as Unified Modeling Language (UML) and Joint Application Development (JAD) session.
Extensive knowledge of financial statements, Derivatives, Capital Management, Portfolio Analysis, Amortization and Budgeting, risk management, CUSIPS, ISIN
Experienced in all financial instruments within investment banking and brokerage environments (Equity, Fixed income, FX, Derivatives, Securities, commodity trading, Mutual Funds, Options, Swaps, Asset Backed Securities, SWIFT Messaging Hedge Funds).
Experienced in implementing Normalization/Denormalization techniques for optimum performance in OLTP/OLAP database environments.
Extensive experience working with a wide variety of business and technology groups (includes developers, QA analysts, data architects, ETL members) defining business requirements, functional requirements, non-functional requirements, use cases, test cases and creating detailed functional/technical specification documents.
Experienced in managing project teams of Business Analysts and Quality Assurance Analysts ensuring quality, budget and timeliness of the project.
Proficient with Rational Tools (includes Rational Requisite Pro, and Rational Rose) – more... and Microsoft Office tools (includes MS Project, MS Visio, MS Access, MS Excel, MS Word, MS PowerPoint).
Strong Communication and Presentation Skills substantiated in past assignments with developers, project managers, subject-matter experts, stakeholders, system implementers, and application end users. – less