Business Analyst

Business Analyst

Online interview
B2B Employment contract

Your tasks

  • Understand stakeholder needs of the data sets ingested and generated by the platform as well as application features the users will require
  • Own the relationship with specific stakeholders (including other Application product owners) in the context of those data sets
  • Work with stakeholders to identify new "Views" of data needed to support user or Product Owner requests
  • Explore and document user requirements, ensure that all information required by the sprint team to deliver a User Story is available in a timely fashion

o Produce and maintain schema defining data set requirements

  • Own the sprint backlog for area of responsibility, to include data processing activities or application features (Epics, User Stories, Prioritisation etc.)
  • Lead testing activities associated with the Apps and capabilities for which they are responsible (to include writing and executing test cases/specifications)

Project description

Overview The Surveillance IT team is a department within HSBC's Global Banking & Markets IT function. The team is responsible for the software and hardware underpinning the firms' primary Trade, eComms, Voice and Unauthorised Trading applications. Our clients are internal users from the Regulatory Compliance function, who are responsible for the definition of surveillance techniques and models, the monitoring of alerts, and the management of any subsequent investigations and reports into suspicious activity.

The purpose of this role will be to work in a global agile development team helping deliver the first step towards Surveillance's technology target state. The successful candidate will be responsible for understanding stakeholder needs in relation to the data that is required to either be ingested, or generated, onto the Surveillance platform.

Who we're looking for?

  • Prior experience performing a Product Owner role in an agile delivery team
  • Good working knowledge of Atlassian toolset (Jira and Confluence)
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Proactive, persistent and organised
  • Good attention to detail
  • Proven ability to successfully manage multiple stakeholders via remote working practices
  • Previous involvement in delivery of analytics/data-centric systems
  • Awareness of the capabilities, strengths and weaknesses of a variety of data storage technologies
  • Previous experience in defining a variety of types of data models (e.g. relational, aggregate/document, graph/network etc.)
  • Working knowledge of variety of data formats (e.g. CSV, JSON, ORC, Avro, Parquet, XML)
  • Good understanding of test practices/methodologies

o Ability to write test cases

  • Experience of operating in at least one of

o A surveillance/security/investigation - focused organisation

o A markets-related function of a Financial Services institution


The following are desirable skills:

  • Ability to use one or more query languages (e.g. SQL, Elasticsearch DSL) to interrogate data stores
  • Ability to code in high-level language (e.g. Python)

Our company


Gdańsk, Wrocław, Warsaw, Krakow, Zug 13000
Tech skills
  • Java
  • JavaScript
  • .Net

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