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Business Analyst

Date:  Nov 9, 2022
City:  Heredia
Company:  GFT Technologies SE

Business Analyst

Job Description

Our Ideal Candidate:


We are seeking exceptionally talented and passionate Business Analysts to join the firm as we continue to grow and achieve our aim of becoming the global market leader in the provision of business and technology services to the Financial Services industry.


As a GFT Business Analyst, you will be working on extremely demanding and technically challenging projects for some of the world’s top Alternative Investment Management firms. You will enjoy a highly collaborative working environment with fellow GFT employees and our clients, as we continue our excellent track record of successful project delivery.


Drawing on your proven experience you will thrive in our fast-paced environment, where no two days are the same. Naturally, great communication skills, an inspirational and consultative approach and the drive to deliver above and beyond expectation are essential.


The role and Responsibilities:


The Business Analyst will be the person who bridges the gap between IT and the business and therefore having excellent communication skills, good technical expertise combined with a drive to deliver beyond expectations is paramount to the success of this role. 

Specific requirements for this role include but are not limited to:


  • Working with both, global internal teams as well as with end-clients on implementations and upgrades of financial General Ledger
  • Developing end-user documentation
  • Providing end-client training
  • Assisting clients with UAT
  • Being conversant on implementation best practices
  • Implementing best practices
  • Participating in production deployments
  • Assist clients with data transformation
  • Requirement gathering


Skills Required:



  • Experience with reporting tools as a BA (SSRS, Crystal Reports, etc.)
  • Experience with ticket tracking systems
  • Experience with providing L2/L3 support
  • Experience with software troubleshooting
  • Ability to translate business requirements into detailed functional specifications (i.e. design the functionality of a system)
  • Experience developing requirements and functional specifications to a high standard
  • Experience working with a mixed team of business and technical professionals
  • Experience working effectively with business users to identify required changes
  • Strong documentation skills
  • Competent user of MS Office (Power Point, Excel)
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Experience with ETL tools
  • Experience creating test cases


Desire or Nice to Have Skills:


  • Private Equity Asset Class
  • Financial Reporting
  • Experience within the Financial Services industry
  • Previous consulting experience preferred

Thanks for applying with us!!

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