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IT Business Analyst
Ref No.: 20-03220
Category: Experienced Professional
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 07/27/2020 to 07/26/2021
Genesis10 is currently seeking an IT Business Analyst with our client in the financial industry in their New York, NY location. This is a 12 month + contract position.
  • The BA/Program Manager is responsible for the execution of one or more simultaneous projects
  • This person will lead a team to ensure client's deliverables are met on time and within budget
  • Create BRD and FRDs for assigned programs
  • The ideal candidate will have a diverse BA/program management background working for one of the Big 4 consulting firms. Candidate should also have a background in Capital Markets Reference Data
  • Set up routines, establish meetings' cadence(s) and rhythms and enforce
  • Work closely with various partners across business , operations, and technology to receive their agreement and approval
  • Create, execute and monitor program level communication and management strategies
  • Produce project documentation and project plans to team standards, and within the current project lifecycle standards, soliciting business sign off, governance, and action where appropriate
  • Provide support and oversight of implementation through project completion
  • Manage multiple project deadlines, budgets, margins and contracted deliverables
  • Facilitate regular meetings to review current state of projects, issues, additional needs, and answer questions
  • Develop and implement consistent and standardized processes and methodologies
  • Drive the intellectual content on engagements, serving as the lead professional and driving the highest quality of work
  • Actively engage in Release Management activities on a rotating basis – Agile with 2 week sprints
  • 7+ years of experience managing multiple complex projects
  • Solid understanding of project management disciplines, best practices and artifacts
  • Demonstrated success working with geographically dispersed project teams
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills - ability to communicate clearly at all organizational levels
  • Demonstrated attentiveness to quality and productivity
  • Solid analytical, problem solving, negotiation and organizational skills
  • Experience organizing and planning skills to effectively manage a team - ability to motivate, direct and lead others
  • Ability to work in a high-pressure environment while juggling multiple tasks, good time management skills
  • Proficiency in MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project, SharePoint, SQL, Visio
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to analyze large sets of data.
  • Ability to work with co-located teams (development team in Toronto and management team in NY
  • Solid JIRA Reporting skills
  • Ability to work autonomously and produce results very quickly
  • Release Management experience (will be required to serve as Release Manager on a rotating basis)
  • This is a very hands-on role and not a role where Project Managers will provide support under him/her
  • Ability to juggle multiple Workstreams with varying deliverables and timelines
  • Able to work as a W2 employee of Genesis10 (no Corp-to-Corp)
If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply!

About Genesis10:
Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives.  If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you.  Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations.  We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement – project after project.   To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at  "Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V”