Business Analyst

  • Salary: Competitive
  • Location: Doha, Dawhah, Qatar
  • Job Type: Full time
  • Company: Qatar National Bank (QNB)
  • Updated on: 21 Sep 17

Role Summary:
You will be responsible for consulting with business unit management, from an IT perspective, to help identify and improve business system needs, current processes input/output controls, and data requirements. You will also define business needs and translate them into business analysis and requirements specifications.

About QNB
QNB Group, the biggest bank in Qatar, and a leading financial institution in the Middle East and Africa, is looking to hire a Business Analyst, to meet the requirements of the expansion of its office in QNB - Qatar//Doha.
QNB Group's presence through its subsidiaries and associate companies now extends to more than 30 countries across 3 continents, providing a comprehensive range of products and services. The total number of staff is more than 28,000 operating from over 1200 locations.

Role Description:
Collaborate with other internal IT groups, both local and international, to deliver technical solutions to the clients, and to resolve their business challenges using IT systems and functions.
Develop a partnership with local and international business users and create a positive relationship to clearly understand business processes, short and long-term business objectives, and functional goals.
Verify that requirements are testable and generate testing objectives. Ensure functional specifications are sound, efficient and support the required objectives. 
Prepare business proposals for software development projects for eventual presentation to senior management. Communicate application/business knowledge to other members of IT.
Interpret end user requirements; design, develop and implement applications to meet business needs while adhering to development standards.
Proactively research and identify new trends and technologies for possible application within the Group, develop innovative solutions to solve technical problems and improve efficiencies in business processes.
Provide technical assistance in identifying, evaluating and developing systems and procedures across the group various business and support functions.
Prepare systems business cycle specifications and manage output and controls of calculations and postings.

Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS, Engineering, Telecommunications, Business Administration or a related technical field.
Minimum 5 years in the banking & operations with at least 2 years in IT.
A minimum of 6 years of experience in the field of MIS.
For further information, please refer to the attached job description.

Note: you will be required to attach the following:
1. Resume / CV