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Business Analyst

Budapest, Budapest 1061
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Are you looking for a career that will allow you to use your unique blend of business acumen and tech savvy? Business Analysts at IBM are subject matter experts that build the bridge between our business and our clients, immersing themselves into the market to understand problems and find innovative solutions. Be ready to navigate the complex relationships that make the business world run and find the actionable insights that result in great business decisions.

Your Role and Responsibilities
We at IBMs internal IT organization are looking for an IT Business Analyst to join our team in creating and maintaining applications that support HR business processes.
Colleagues in IBM Global HR domain all around the world use our products, and your work will greatly contribute to their smooth operation.

What youd be doing at IBM
  • Getting familiar with IBM Digital Badges program and working on applications that support badge issuing and requesting processes
  • Specifying business needs for the development team implementing an IBM Cloud based application on Node.js, React.js, TypeScript, MongoDB stack
  • Consulting our internal clients to discuss requirement details
  • Supporting developer and tester team members in business need clarification
  • Making recommendations for process improvements

Why youd enjoy working here
  • We welcome new ideas and encourage knowledge sharing
  • We believe in working in Agile teams and practice Agile ceremonies
  • We put a lot of focus on team spirit, mutual respect, and a positive atmosphere
  • IBM is a well-established, prestigious place to work
  • We work in a modern, sunny office in the Budapest Duna Tower Building
Objective of the job:

The objective of this role has multiple aspects.
First, as a Business Analyst the position holder is expected to work with the scrum team he/she is part of and by acquiring detailed business process knowledge about the process the subject application supports, and a good set of IT knowledge about the application itself, he/she has the objective to understand the business requirements and translate them to User Stories or system specifications that the Developers can work off of. This effort involves the gathering of the business requirement and facilitates the discovery efforts to clarify and validate the business needs. After the required change is deployed, testing and post deployment verification activities are also part of the responsibilities of the Business Analyst.
Second, this role is also responsible in drive and facilitate discussions with stakeholders and User communities to identify long term business needs for the application. Based on this input help to outline a technical roadmap for the application that supports both the Business and CIO strategy.

  • Drive and facilitate communication to collect Business Requirements
  • Analyze, validate Business Requirements
  • Form User Stories for the Developers out of the Business Requirements
  • Take part in unit or integrated testing
  • Take part in post-deployment testing
  • Manage relationship with stakeholders
  • Manage relationship with the Product Owner
  • Manage relationship with different User communities
  • Follow Agile values, principles and practices in the daily work
  • Attend meetings and follow office etiquette

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Good English language skills
  • Acquire Business Process knowledge that the application is supporting
  • Acquire sufficient IT Technical knowledge about the application itself
  • Gain organizational awareness both on the CIO side and the User side
  • Gain knowledge on Agile and DevOps methods and practice
  • Good communication skills
  • Eagerness to learn
  • Willingness and capablility of driving efforts
  • Agile IT development experience

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
What makes you a strong candidate
  • Have business analyst experience working in an Agile development environment
  • Have good analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Confident written and spoken communication skills in English
  • Experience in working in a multinational environment
  • Good understanding of Agile terms and methodologies
  • Ability to adapt and manage change effectively
  • Ability to communicate, organize and work under own initiative

Youll really stand out if you also
  • Are familiar with SQL/NoSQL, JavaScript
  • Have already used JIRA
  • Are a fast learner

About Business Unit
The IBM Finance organization is responsible for driving enterprise performance and transformation. We are the financial stewards of IBM, delivering IBMs financial strategy, developing new business models, and mitigating enterprise risk.Do you have a passion for creating business value? Join our team in accounting, financial planning, pricing, business controls, tax, treasury, business development (acquisitions & divestitures), and global financing.

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

Impact. Inclusion. Infinite Experiences. Do your best work ever.

About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.



  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2020-01-02 Expires: 2020-02-01

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