Payments Business Analyst

Job Title: Payments Business Analyst
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: benefits
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 73203-ITENG-KSB_1547113963
Contact Name: Kelvin Ball
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 10, 2019 09:52

Job Description


Do you fancy working for a company that is designing the future of money, re-imagining the customer experience and obsessing about how to improve people's daily lives and make things better. That are building a universal platform built on open banking principles that are constantly evolving to deliver better, more personal, experiences for everyone.

If so, such a company is looking for a Business Analyst with in-depth Payments experience to join them on a permanent basis.


Your days will consist of collaborating across multiple feature teams, placing detailed analysis focus in your specifically assigned workspace. You'll help with creation and management of the product backlog, gathering requirements and refining into the development teams, actively supporting with cross team dependency solutioning.

The client is Agile, so you'll be involved in the core agile ceremonies and design cycle leading through to delivery of value adding journey features in addition to learning and sharing what the future holds for FinTech, Agile and Business Analysis.


·In-depth knowledge of UK and international payment systems and messaging (BACS, SWIFT, SEPA, ACH, CHAPS, Faster Payments)
·Knowledge of Treasury operations - Execution, Settlements, client on-boarding.
·Knowledge of liquidity risk management and stress testing.
·Treasury Services experience within Retail and Investment Banks
·In dept knowledge of Nostro and internal accounts reconciliations
·In depth knowledge of payment processing via SWIFT
·In depth knowledge of payments investigation
·In depth understanding of the flow of data from back office systems through to the General Ledger, and the effects of the cash flow on Liquidity
·Account opening/closing/amendment
·Knowledge of regulatory reporting
·Awareness of non-ALM related risks such as credit and operational


·Business analysis, problem solving, issue tracking and resolution
·Understanding of retail bank processes
·Experience of Agile delivery using Scrum
·Proven track record as an Agile Business Analyst within a digital delivery environment
·Highly experienced in requirement elicitation, writing epics and user stories with acceptance criteria using BDD/TDD
·Experience working closely with UX and translating wireframes (and other artefacts) into user stories
·Familiarity with participating in the core Agile ceremonies
·Experience of working with Confluence and JIRA
·User flow or process mapping skills
·Workshop design and facilitation
·People and stakeholder management and communications

Desired skills
·Possess a good understanding of all aspects related to digital products and their management from ideation to delivery
·Experience in dynamic, digital and entrepreneurial businesses
·Previous experience in Systems Analysis techniques and technical writing skills