The Business Analyst will have specific responsibility in relation to quality assurance testing of the planning tools software as well as a responsibility to the contribution of the overall quality of the IRESS financial advice software solutions as a whole.
The Business Analyst will be responsible and accountable in part for testing, support and documentation relating to the assigned products and projects, and specifically focused on the financial planning calculators of the software.
Passion, energy, persistence and confidence
Strong analytical ability & attention to detail
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
Strong analytical and mathematical skill set
Knowledge and / or experience in the financial services / advice industry essential with planning tools highly regarded.
Good understanding of the financial planning process, cash flows and modelling.
Obtained or studying towards an appropriate industry related qualification will be an advantage, e.g. Diploma in Financial Planning
Test plan creation and dissemination among team members for new version releases, service pack releases and ad hoc features.
End to end testing of new product versions specific to client relationship management and financial planning tools; Front End Functional regression and integration quality assurance within the product (XPLAN, API, XTOOLS)