Functional Analyst

Remote / Prague 8 /
Remote + Onsite
Location: Prague 8
Language: Fluent in English (Czech would be beneficial)

Level: Senior
Form of cooperation: Contraktor
Start date: asap
Allocation: Full-Time(HO 50%)
Allocation length: Long term

  • The Software Engineer has the skills to develop large and / or complex programs, incl. design, coding and testing. As part of test responsibilities, the Software Engineer defines and creates test cases, executes test activities and reports on progress.

Task and responsibilities:

  • Functional Analyst for our R7 project
  • Understanding of business concepts and requirements and translating them into clear system specifications for our new risk system. The specifications are created in the required format
  • Communicate ideas clearly and act as a liaison between various business and IT teams
  • Provide advice on expected functionality to the test teams
  • Work independently, clearly communicate, challenge and be challenged about proposed solutions

Mandatory skills and experiences:

  • Experience in IT business and functional analysis
  • Business and system requirements management, including gathering and elicitation
  • Analytical and logical thinking to find best fitting long-term solutions
  • Working proficiency and communication skills in English
  • Knowledge of financial markets (bonds, equities, interest rate swaps, futures, options)
  • Knowledge of modeling languages, mainly UML
  • Ability to work with relational DB and basic knowledge of SQL
  • A degree in a business subject, a technical / quantitative subject (Computer Science, Math / Physics, Engineering, …), or equivalent experience

Optional skills:

  • Awareness of IT architecture, data modeling, cloud technologies
  • Knowledge of no-SQL database technologies
  • Experience with JIRA, Confluence
  • Knowledge of Enterprise Architect, Bizzdesign Horizzon or similar tools
  • Knowledge of big data management, no-SQL database technologies
  • Knowledge of BPMN, Archimate methodology