IT Business Analyst

Place of work
Mlynské nivy 12, Bratislava
Contract type
Wage (gross)
From 1 700 EUR/monthMinimum base salary for this job from 1700 EUR gross/month/full time. Our offer to you may be higher based on your skills and experience and will include additional rewards and benefits.*

Information about the position

Job description, responsibilities and duties

About the Role

As Business Analyst in iptiQ, you will be responsible for gathering, analyzing, specifying and creating functional requirements and put them in the user story format for the development to start, this requires close interaction with cross-functional stakeholders (e.g. Operations, Sales & Marketing, external partners…etc.), peer business analysts, solution architects and development teams. You will facilitate requirement gathering sessions/workshops, applying problem-solving and interviewing techniques to translate client needs into technical requirements.

- Gather quality user requirements through workshops, use cases, scenarios, questionnaires and other methods.
- Collaborate with Business and IT teams to refine requirements, build diagrams and data flows providing clear specification to developers and project team.
- Translate conceptual business requirements into functional requirements, ensuring consistency and comprehensibility to all parties.
- Manage and analyze requirements for completeness, tracking changes and potential improvements to the product.
- Track the status of requirements, enforce and redefine as necessary.
- Work with iptiQ project team and clients to understand needs, vision and scope of the project.
- Work closely with testing team to ensure clarity on acceptance criteria and help defining the best testing strategy.
- Work with Product Owner and client to prioritize the requirements accordingly.
- Lead the requirement gathering/review sessions internally and/or with the client.
- Ensure that new or changed requirements are properly documented and signed-off.
- Transform the business requirements into user stories for developers to work on.

About the Team

iptiQ is a digital risk platform powered by SwissRe aiming to make insurance more accessible and affordable. We work with trusted brands around the globe to provide bespoke end-to-end digital solutions by offering digital delivery & cloud based technologies.
iptiQ technical team is a young, motivated, multi-cultural & technology driven team, empowered to delivery creative solutions in a non-traditional way by digitally transforming the traditional insurance industry into e-commerce world.

Information about the selection process

About You

Personality and skills:
- [Mandatory] Minimum 3 years' experience as IT Business Analyst
- Excellent written and verbal English communication skills
- Keen eye for details and holistic thinking – challenging current status-quo and proposing solutions
- Strong teamwork, demonstrating collaboration and good communication
- Ability to work under stress and with tight timelines.
- Problem-solving and facilitation skills
- Hands on experience with Jira & Confluence tools.
- Proficient with Microsoft Office as well as UX/UI tools for wireframes, diagrams and data modeling
- English – Fluent [Mandatory]
- Bachelor's degree in a IT related field.
- Having experience with the Scrum Master role is a big plus.

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 - Upper intermediate (B2)

Personality requirements and skills

*We carefully consider your professional competencies, qualifications and experience in our compensation package and/or when offering you other positions. Our compensation philosophy is to pay fairly, also considering market situation and the value employees may bring to Swiss Re.

We are an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity at our company. Our aim is to live visible and invisible diversity – diversity of age, race, ethnicity, nationality, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, religious beliefs, physical abilities, personalities and experiences – at all levels and in all functions and regions. We also collaborate in a flexible working environment, providing you with a compelling degree of autonomy to decide how, when and where to carry out your tasks.

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Brief description of the company

As the world 's leading reinsurance company, Swiss Reinsurance Company, based in Zurich, Switzerland, we specialize in covering concepts in capital and risk management.
We combine financial strength with experience, knowledge and creative thought to exploit new opportunities in the interests of our clients, staff and shareholders. Opportunities for you. Opportunities for us.

Number of employees

1700 and more employees

Company address

Swiss Re Management AG, organizačná zložka
Mlynské nivy 12
821 08 Bratislava
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ID: 3265130  Dátum zverejnenia: 26.6.2020  Základná zložka mzdy (brutto): 1 700 EUR/month