Crédit Agricole CIB is the Corporate and Investment Banking arm of the Crédit Agricole Group, the world's n 13 bank measured by Tier One Capital (The Banker, July 2017)
Crédit Agricole CIB offers its clients a large range of products and services in capital markets, investment banking, structured finance and corporate banking.
The Corporate and Investment Bank is structured around six major divisions :
Client Coverage & International Network,
International Trade & Transaction Banking,
Global Investment Banking,
Fixed Income Markets,
Debt Optimisation and Distribution.
The Bank provides support to clients in large international markets through its network with a presence in major countries in Europe, America, Asia Pacific and the Middle East.
The Business Analyst is in charge of gathering and analyzing the business requirements, writing functional specifications and overall maintaining and building the TSN (Transaction Social Network) application in coordination with other delivery team member inside the CMT (Cash Management Transformation) Program.
CMT program (Cash Management Transformation) is at the heart of the Cash Management transformation program and is strategic for the bank.
Main driver of the project is business development which will enable Transaction Banking Business to double its NBI by 2025.
Responsible for all analysis of functional requirements :
Ensures functional consistency with in the application and across the program
Appropriateness of the functional solution according to functional architecture guidelines and business drivers and / or requirements
Evaluation of alternative solutions and provide recommendations
Responsible for functional requirements documentation and functional testing :
Works with the BAs in Paris and Product Owner to write down User Stories or detailed functional specifications
Works together with the developers to explain the user stories and helps to clear the doubt and acts as the contact point for functional requirements
Works with the Product Owner to write down the use case and testing scenarios
Converts the testing scenarios in to automated test cases using cucumber
Monitors and maintains the automated test cases to ensure the test coverage is good
Works with other application BA to write and execute the integration test scenarios
Continuous Improvement and Coordination :
Coordinate with other development teams in order to optimise the global roadmap and associated constraints
Coordinate with the integration team in order to align strictly the development from the point of view of integration tests with in applications.
Ensures continuous improvement of functional requirements and test strategy
Organize and perform coaching to the team members to ensure continuous improvement
Propose and implement local tooling / processes improvement when necessary
Minimal education level
Bachelor Degree / BSc Degree or equivalent
Academic qualification / Speciality
Bachelor Degree or equivalent in related field
Relevant experience in banking environment
Strong organizational and communication skills
Strong analytical and problem solving skills
Good knowledge in transaction management