Global Payroll Business Analyst (Ref. No.: 532150 )

Place of work
Námestie 1. mája 18, Bratislava
Contract type

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

Do you want to be instrumental in the success of some of Amazon’s most strategic and highly impactful projects?

Sounds Great! What do i have to do?

Amazon’s Finance Operations Payroll team has an immediate opening for a seasoned Business Analyst whose experience illustrates a clear ability to support implementation of global technologies and services to meet long term business needs.

As a Business Analyst, you will have broad technology knowledge and be a member of a global BA team. Payroll industry expertise is preferred but not required. We will ask you to support global projects, processes, systems, and teams and therefore up to 40% international travel will be required.

As a Business Analyst you will work with the Finance Technology Project Management Office (PMO) whose primary function is the delivery of high profile initiatives. As such, you will have exposure to the technology that is needed to facilitate Amazon payroll operations and partner with Project Managers. You will also work with Finance Technology developers and must have the ability to communicate effectively with technologists as well as payroll operators which will require the ability to translate functional specifications into technical solutions and vice versa.

Role Responsibilities:

- Work with stakeholders and product owners to understand the users’ goals and objectives and identify success criteria.
- Lead efforts in analyzing, collecting, and prioritizing user requirements, and translate business requirements into technical design, processes and use cases.
- Partner with the development team on system design and gap analysis.
- Create and maintain software development artifacts such as requirements documentation, use cases, test cases, data flow diagrams, UI wireframes, and internal support documentation.
- Work with the Operational Excellence team to understand, design and build requirements for efficiencies in the Payroll area.
- Act as a project manager for small and medium size projects by directing, supporting and coaching project(s) team members and stakeholders and reporting on the project progress and status.

Information about the selection process


· Experience in payroll industry.
· Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience.
· Demonstrated ability to think strategically and creatively while applying sound business judgment and quantitative analytics.
· Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate and influence at all levels in a matrix organization.

Requirements for the employee

Candidates with education suit the position

University education (Bachelor's degree)
University education (Master's degree)
Postgraduate (Doctorate)

Language skills

English - Advanced (C1)

Personality requirements and skills


· Demonstrable experience in a business analyst role delivering software requirements, project management or managing product development.
· Excellent verbal, visual, written and listening skills.
· Excellent data visualization and analysis skills.
· Excellent organizational, facilitation and collaboration skills.
· Ability to create structure and provide leadership in ambiguous situations.
· Data analysis and modeling skills using multiple systems and sources.
· Solid understanding of Visio and ability to diagram complex system interactions and data flows.
· Strong process/workflow skills along with strong technical skills, various BI tools and Excel.


Brief description of the company

At, we're working to be the most customer-centric company on the Earth. To get there, we need exceptionally talented, bright, and result driven people.

Amazon opened a center in Slovakia in 2011 creating over 1000 new jobs till today. The new center is operated by Amazon /Slovakia/ s.r.o. and is located at the Park One office center (Namestie 1.maja, Bratislava). Currently there are divisions like Vendor Contact Management, Financial Operations, Payroll, Listing Specialists, Catalog, Amazon Media Group, Mass Vendor Recruitment and more. We even have virtual roles with possibility to work from home.

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Number of employees

1000 an more employees

Company address

Amazon /Slovakia/ s.r.o.
Námestie 1. mája 18
811 06 Bratislava
ID: 3308387   Dátum zverejnenia: 13.3.2018