Business Analyst (Perm or Freelance)

Roles & Responsibilities

New regulatory requirements known as Basel IV/CRR3 are being published by the regulator. Our client has set up a group-wide program to ensure compliance to the new set of regulation. Adjustment of processes, systems and people reskilling will be required on the value chain for computation of Capital for Credit risk . The candidate will participate to our client effort in the context of the group wide program and with any locally driven initiative needed to meet the new requirements. Other non-Basel IV/CRR3 contributions may also be needed in order to relieve our client teams and allow them to participate to the Basel IV/CRR3 effort.

As participation to the Basel IV/CRR3 effort the candidate will:
• During the preparation phase: Develop a knowledge and understanding of the Basel IV and CRR3 requirements. She/he will be able to analyze, understand and explain any aspect of the requirements on credit risk and re-phrase the legal documentation in user friendly documentation
• Analyze and understand any normative documentation provided by our client and help identify the impact for our client in terms of processes, systems and people
• Describe AS IS processes, system and functional architecture as preparation to the definition of changes in processes, systems and functional architecture
• Accompany the business analyst and client through the reflection towards a solution – propose alternative and adequate solutions in line with enterprise architecture and strategy, and considering cost/benefit.
• Ensure that the client understands and adopts enterprise rules and standards concerning architectural standards, security, …
• Work together with the architects to set up the architecture
• Close collaboration with project manager / asset manager / product owner
• Liaise with the client, business analyst and involved asset teams,
• Coordinate involved asset teams (unified view towards the client – ensure that all involved parties (RISK teams, Finance teams, Tribe & IT teams, Data teams) clearly understand the client needs)

During the elaboration phase:
• Functional elaboration of the chosen solution alternative, translation of the business requirements in detailed functional requirements
• Align with involved assets on the functional responsibilities each asset will need to implement
• Application design of the solution, identifying and detailing the impacts on the different application components as specified in the architecture
• Align with the different technical teams of the asset in order to specify each of their requirements
During the construction phase:
• Follow-up of development and testing to ensure coherence between the functional specifications and the developed solution
• Provide the technical definitions of components that are supported by different teams (queues, security, integration layers, …)
• Support suppliers during the development and integration and assembly testing (I&AT)
• Analyze defects during test phase
• Support the release and deployment teams in the different environments

Once the solution is installed in production, provide 3rd line support to the operational entities and helpdesks. Analyze production incidents and coordinate their solution. Maintain the documentation accordingly.
In an agile context, preparation, elaboration and construction are sliced and combined in sprints.

Profile

• Dutch Strong written and spoken communication skills
• French Strong written and spoken communication skills
• English Strong written and spoken communication skills
• At least < 5 > years of relevant experience
• Experience with conceptual modelling techniques and methods
• Good expertise in MS Office
• Good understanding of IS and testing
• Knowledge of regulatory treatment of Credit Risk in a banking environment
• Knowledge of analysis methodology (according to enterprise standards)
• Analytical mind – conceptual thinking
• Negotiation and persuasion skills
• Team player
• Communicative
• Structured approach
• Able to work independently
• Problem-solver
• Quality-minded and eye for detail
• Goal-oriented
• Open to change

About Dynafin Consulting

DynaFin Consulting is a human sized, flexible consulting company delivering services in the Financial Services Industry.

Our company consists of more than 120 committed consultants with offering strong expertise in the different domains : Invest – Payments – Credits – Insurance. In these domains we support our clients in :

  • Operational Excellence
  • Regulatory Compliancy
  • Software and Solution selection & Implementation

In 11 years we have become a reference in the Belgian Financial Services landscape, starting from a specialization in securities services and acquiring knowledge in other domains, offering a one-stop-shop solution to our clients with a full range of services from strategical to operational.

In July 2017 we have joined the Alan Allman Associates ecosystem, becoming the 19th member of the ecosystem, each having its own range of expertise on major topics such as risk management, digital transformation, data and business intelligence, organizations and process management, change management, architecture and infrastructure