Senior Functional Analyst

The Contraste Europe Group builds strong relations with its clients. It offers a range of IT services such as: Advisory, Solutions, Applications and Infrastructure. The Group’s sector focus is with finance, utilities, public institutions and non-commercial organisations. We are operating on three countries located in Belgium, Luxemburg and France.

For one of our major clients in the financial sector, we are looking for a Senior Functional Analyst.

Category

Application Services

Function

Business Analyst
Consultant (Specialist)
Functional Analyst
Process Analyst

Language(s)

Dutch
English
French

Reference

190603/0490

Location

Brussels - Belgium

We offer

  • A challenging position in a fast growing company with an international presence.
  • A stimulating working environment with a really good team spirit maintained by lots of internal events (teambuilding, ...).
  • A dynamic culture focused on personal development.
  • A wide range of training and career development opportunities.

Your profile

  • You have 5 years of experience in functional analysis in IT oriented enterprises.
  • You have significant experience gathering specifications from product owners and then writing requirements for end-user applications.
  • You have expert level problem solving and analytical skills.
  • You have a high-level attention to detail and ability to meet goals according to deadlines.
  • Having a high-level technical knowledge is a plus.
  • You are pragmatic, hardworking, quick learner, critical, eager to learn, outgoing and a team player.
  • An experience with Blockchain and distributed systems is nice to have.
  • Master’s degree in Business Economics/ Business Engineering or equivalent through experience with a very strong proven affinity for the IT world.
  • You have a command over English, Dutch and French is plus.

Your role

Context:

The financial environment is evolving at high speed and FinTechs are constantly developing support this change. We recently started a product development related to a Corporate KYC (Know Your Customer) platform based on Blockchain. This is a strategic product for the company, one of the largest FinTechs in Belgium.

We are looking for a Senior Functional Analyst who is eager to join our agile team and put their positive energy into defining this strategic product.

Your Role:

  • You support the Product Owner and Scrum Master by analysing the business requirements and undertake market research on new functionalities. You collaborate closely with developers to implement the requirements.
  • You act as domain expert and offer expertise on behalf of (key) customers groups into their Agile team.
  • You deliver the necessary input for the road map.
  • You have a firm understanding of the functional domain, capabilities enablers and the varying needs of different types of enablers.
  • You work closely with the agile team and product owner.
  • You are responsible for analysing business requirements and working with business team, architects and product owners to translate the requirement into user stories and technical specifications.
  • You review the user stories with the technical implementation teams.
  • You work alongside the development team from crafting the acceptance criteria to testing.
  • You provide appropriate product documentation along with the team.