Job Description :
Analyst BI and integrations is a professional occupation that utilises technical skills to design, promote, support and manage all aspects of integrations for the current and future products for an organization.
This position will also focus on extracting and generating data and then transforming this data into information, with the end goal of setting up a BI function through the use of power BI.
These professionals are involved with a product's entire life cycle from conception to completion as well as continually supporting and enhancing the integrations.
The role also encompasses consulting to and supporting external clients on integrations into our products.
Job Requirements : Job Requirements
Key Responsibilities Include :
Working with the team manager to comprehensively understand the requirements for the product.
The BI and integrations analyst will be responsible for building integrations of substance, by understanding the detail behind requirements.
Working with development team members to ensure that the integrations requirements are fully understood.
Engage with Developers on the business context of features.
Engage with the testing team to help develop detail test cases and develop test data in support of User Acceptance Testing.
To support the product integrations with external admin providers
To enhance product integrations to keep up with industry trends
To build long-standing relationship with admin provider.
To manage the full Product Life Cycle. (Introduction, Growth, Maturity & Decline stage)
To continually review product strategy in consultation with the manager.
To be proactive in the evaluation of enhancements to the product including documenting and submitting change requirements for development.
To develop, implement and review product controls, processes and policy and procedures.
To communicate to all business area’s on product enhancement or new functionality
To understand the product architecture including all the product area’s / processes and how all areas of the product functions
Product management, Improvement, and development
BI requirements analysis
To solicit and draft requirements based on business needs.
To find solutions for business problems taking into account system capabilities.
To assist business units to draft formal business cases to motivate required system changes.
Attend and facilitate JAD sessions with Business and Development teams.
Act as SME on all product information for business intelligence needs.
Provide sign-off and approval on BA work.
Document user training manuals.
Analyse data and draw strategic conclusions for senior management.
To mine data and provide various stats to management.
Integration and BI Testing
Create and execute test cases.
Feedback test results to developments team.
Ensure quality standards are met prior to implementation.
Perform post-implementation testing.
Communicate testing outcomes to senior management.
Obtain sign-off for changes to be implemented.
Creating, Maintaining and publishing of all integration-related information and documentation.
Draft internal and external integration enhancement notifications for distribution
BI Development understanding
In-depth understanding of database management systems
SQL database for table creation and data optimization
Advanced TSQL to write complex queries
Translate business needs into technical specifications
Designing, developing, deploy, documenting and maintaining BI solutions
Evaluate and improve existing BI systems, tools, maintenance and procedures
Designing and implementing reporting solutions
Aligning Key Performance Indicators, reporting and analytics.
Develop and Update Business & Technical documentation
Writing relational and multidimensional database queries
Debugging, monitoring and providing support on integrations exposed to clients
Leading integration discussions with external clients
Documenting and publishing and supporting integrations specification
Testing and piloting integrations
Maintaining FTP files and customizing FTP integrations
Functional Goal is to ensure the continued growth of a product.
Design Goal : is to review the product design, suggests enhancements, and oversees development to ensure the continued market success of the product via the integrations and market business intelligence.
This includes the redesign of the product if required to stay competitive in the marketplace.)
Education Goal : is to train all areas of business on power BI tool functionality and abilities.
Promotion Goal : is to analyse current market trends related to the product and ensures
marketability. (This includes finding the best resources to market the product, attending industry conventions and events)
Business Focus Goal is to work with all areas of the business to ensure customer satisfaction and to understand the customers' needs and the product's future direction.
This includes occasionally accompanying sales and CRC staff to client meetings to understand potential limitations of the product.)
Experience in the banking and finance industries. Knowledge of the EDO and DebiCheck Payment stream advantage. Experience working with POS systems and devices beneficial