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JOB DESCRIPTION Morgan Stanley Wealth Management's Corporate and Institutional Solution's team partners across the organization to acquire more clients for the firm. This role is particularly focused on enhancing and leveraging marketing technology and platforms to acquire new clients and to deepen our relationships with existing clients. This business analyst will be responsible for analyzing processes, applications, and tools, defining requirements, and supporting execution of projects to change and enhance our business, and developing expertise with the products processes they support. They will proactively contribute to changes in processes and procedures, and act as experts in their area. They may provide support to more than one manager or business unit and they must be able to prioritize their own time to meet agreed targets and objectives. They may also be involved in coordinating activities that extend beyond their own area of expertise.
Specific responsibilities include:
Determining required solutions and assisting in implementations
Documenting 'as is' and 'to be' processes and business /functional requirement documents, including data flow, business rules, and use cases
Information gathering activities such as surveying, analyzing and evaluating processes, products and services, by using a variety of internal and/or external data
Ensure Agile/Scrum concepts and iterative development principles are adhered to, must be able to be a voice of reason and authority, make the tough calls
Run daily team Scrum meetings and own ongoing Sprint planning / release planning
Assist in the change management and QA/Testing phases of the project
Assist in coordinating business unit subject matter expert meetings in order to solicit and cross-reference business and functional requirements
Help ensure project team is adhering to project plans and helping to identify and resolve discrepancies
Business requirements / user story documentation
Recommendations for improvements, solutions and respective implementation plans
Minimum 3+ years in a large complex banking organization or major consulting o rganization focused on a Business Analysis type role
Deep experience using Agile / iterative and traditional waterfall development concepts in a high pressure environment and has been a scrum master on multiple projects
Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to thrive in a collaborative environment
Goal-orientated, self-motivated and adapts to changing situations and requirements
Strong organizational and analytical skills; must be detail orientated