Business System Analyst ,Resume Profile, Boston, MA

Reference Id: 83992     Posted on Sunday 20th September 2015      Business Analyst

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 Business System Analyst ,Resume Profile, Boston, MA



Sr. Business Analyst


Professional Summary

·         7+ years of work experience as Business Analyst with expertise in understanding and gathering business requirements and translating those requirements to system requirement specifications.

·         2+ years experience in server-side web based application design and development in J2EE technologies.

·         Experience using advanced object-oriented design (OOD) tools and software.

·         Extensive working experience in Banking, Financial, Credit Card, Loan Origination/Processing/Monitoring and Mortgage Domains.

·         Proficiency with Rational Enterprise Suite (RequisitePro, Rational Rose, ClearCase, ClearQuest) in support of the RUP methodology.

·         Experience in identifying risks and producing mitigation plans.

·         Expertise in Credit Card Industry, Retail/Commercial/Investment Banking, Risk Analysis, Asset Management- risks and returns.

·         Knowledge of securities, mutual funds, FI, bonds, and share.

·         Hands on experience of industry standard methodologies of SDLC (waterfall, RUP, Agile, RAD, Spiral and Iterative).

·         Knowledge of CMM and Six Sigma quality standards.

·         Comprehensive experience in Gap Analysis, Cost/Benefit Analysis, ROI analysis, SWOT analysis, Testing, and Project Planning/Scheduling.

·         Experience in writing queries/scripts for data analysis and QA report testing.

·         Hands on experience in developing fully professional Project Plan, Test, Risk Mitigation Plans, Vision and Scope, Requirement Traceability Matrix, and Business Requirement documents.

·         Experience in conducting Joint Application Development(JAD) sessions for requirements gathering, analysis, design and Rapid Application Development(RAD) sessions to develop an acceptable design for customer and feasible for developers.

·         Proficient in creating Use Cases, Sequence Diagrams, Collaboration Diagrams, Activity Diagrams, and Class Diagrams.

·         Good understanding of performing the software testing including User Acceptance, Performance, Load, Stress, Sanity, Parallel, Black Box, Grey Box, White Box, Positive, and Negative Testing using Win Runner.

·         Excellent project management and time management skills and strong work ethics and ability to learn new concepts.

·         Hands on experience of using SharePoint, MS Word, MS PowerPoint, MS Excel, MS Visio and MS Project

·         Excellent communication, presentation and interpersonal skills with demonstrated experience in efficient interaction with customers and senior management.

Technology Skills

Business Modeling tools

Rational Rose, MS Visio, UML, Rational RequisitePro



Programming Languages


Project Management

Microsoft Project, Microsoft Word

Defect Tracking & CM Tools

Test Director, Rational Clear Quest

Version Control Systems



MS Access, SQL Server, Oracle

BI Tool

OBIEE, Business Objects

Web Technology

Microsoft FrontPage, HTML, CSS,XML, DTD/XSD

Build Tools

Ant, Maven

IDE tools

Eclipse, JCreator, NetBeans


Professional Experience


Business System Analyst                                                         


            HSBC Bank is one of the top ten financial services organizations in the U. S providing a wide range of financial services to its consumers and businesses.   Integrated Online Transaction Processing System is struts based application which includes online banking and mortgage loan processing. System is developed to retrieve existing customer data from legacy systems, capture new data related to mortgage and then connect to credit history agencies, process the loan approval. The system has 4 modules: online banking, online bill pay, online mortgage loan processing and online brokerage on mortgage or securities.



·         Gathered and documented business requirements from user groups, stakeholders and vendors by conducting interviews and discussions sessions.

·         Extensively involved in conducting JAD sessions with different business units and application development team.

·         Created Use case diagrams, Data flow diagrams and business process workflow diagrams (Activity diagrams) in Rational Rose.

·         Involved in assisting the business groups to provide support for Business Intelligence toolsets like OBIEE.

·         Provided Gap Analysis, Cost/benefit analysis and understanding the business perspectives on many financial and operational issues.

·         Involved in designing user interface for the different Online Transaction Processing modules using JSP and Controller Servlets.

·         Involved in collecting customer data from the legacy systems and developing the data dictionaries.

·         Involved in designing the loan processing module using Struts Framework.

·         Involved in developing prototype of new information processing application module.

·         Utilized Rational ReqPro to analyze the business requirements and created test   plans, test cases and test strategy using Rational Test Manager.

·         Documented the Requirements Traceability Matrix (RTM) in Requisite Pro.

·         Involved in preparing test plan and test cases based on functional requirements using Rational Test Manager for the business requirements verification and validation.

·         Worked as a Liaison between QA team and Business Units involved in the application development for better understanding of the business and IT processes.

·         Involved in Change Control procedures using Clear Quest and reports to track process of repairs and determine the current quality of the application.

·         Performed the System, Integration testing and User acceptance testing using Test Director.


Environment: Rational Rose, Rational Requisite Pro, OBIEE, Clear Quest, ClearCase, MS-Visio, RUP, MS-Office, Windows XP, Eclipse.



Business System Analyst    

Confidential provides financial services and offers the products and operations for asset management, commercial, investment, private and retail banking.

The Automated Mortgage Accounting Engine is a web-enabled financial management system that receives accounting data from a range of upstream mainframe systems and processes this data to produce loan level journal entries which are aggregated and posted to the ABN AMRO bank’s accounting system. This system will have strong reporting and reconciliation capabilities.


·         Study and understand thoroughly the mortgage market and the different risks involved.

·      Thoroughly understand the accounting processes that ABN AMRO Bank uses from Loan Origination, Mortgage Servicing to Loan Payoff / Selloff. 

·         Involved in documenting Use Cases, Activity Diagrams, Sequence Diagrams, OOD (Object oriented Design) using UML and Visio.

·         Conducted user interviews (accountants) and interacted with the tech and development teams and SMEs to understand project scope analysis in order to prepare System Requirement Specifications (SRS).

·         Act as the primary liaison between the accountants and the development team.

·         Interact with the development team and insure that the developers clearly understand the business processes.

·         Created Mapping document to map the plans, products, rate keys, commissions, groups/sections and agreements.

·         Created Issue logs, Work request template, change request template and problem request template for the users.

·         Collaborated with the Project Managers in developing business processes and documentation of Business process flows using MS Visio.

·         Identify the business and accounting triggers that will initiate the automated journal entry and define the various business and accounting events.

·         Write SQL queries for balance conversions.

·         Document the different accounting calculations based on the data elements required to process them.

·         Designed and documented test cases and test plan according to the application requirements using Test Director.

·         Experience in conducting User Acceptance Testing (UAT).


Environment: Java, J2EE, Agile, Clear Case, Clear Quest, Rational Rose, Oracle, MS Office, MS Visio, Project, Test Director, Windows XP, SQL.


Business Analyst

The Confidential aims at facilitating the credit approval for Credit cards and Loans. The system includes processing application from potential clients, evaluating their eligibility, approving them, and maintaining the records. It is developed as two sets of components: sever side component is based on SOA architecture and client component is based on Java swing technology.


·         Participated in requirements analysis using a Use case driven approach and produced detailed use cases and functional specifications for all the interfaces.

·         Facilitated and managed meeting sessions with Users, team members, business managers and SMEs to collect requirements and business process information.

·         Developed business process models in RUP to document existing and future business processes.

·         Performed extensive requirement analysis including data analysis and gap analysis.

·         Worked directly with business groups to provide hands-on training and subsequent support for Business Intelligence toolsets like OBIEE, Business Objects.

·         Involved in designing the server side components using Service Oriented Architecture (SOA) as base.

·         Assist Development team in implementing the Swing MVC architecture for the user interface.

·         Involved in designing the oracle reports for the Approval Process.

·         Involved in the Backend testing by executing SQL statements.

·         Maintained and kept track of stakeholders’ requests for enhancements and changes using Rational ClearQuest.

·         Worked in close collaboration with the Project Manager to create detailed project plans and scheduling and tracking project timelines.

·         Used Test Director to track, analyze and document defects.

·         Performed System, Integration testing and conducted User Acceptance Testing (UAT) for the projects, system fixes and enhancements.


Environment: Windows XP, Java, MS Office, Oracle, RUP, UML, Rational Rose, MS Visio, Rational Requisite Pro, Rational ClearQuest, OBIEE.



Business Analyst

Confidential is one among the oldest mutual insurers in the United States. They provide Auto, Home, Life and retirement Insurance.

The Online Account Services software is a web enabled system that facilitates Bill paying, Checking the bill history, Changing customer profile, Ordering auto insurance ID cards, modifying the loan provider details and reporting the claims.


  • Converted business and user system needs into Vision Documents, Business Process Flows, Use Cases, and Non Functional Requirements
  • Prepared Business Process Models that includes modeling of all the activities of the business from the conceptual to procedural level. Followed top down, leveled technique for building Business Process Models.
  • Wrote clear, concise detailed system requirements specification (SRS) documents and user documentation.
  • Worked with the UI team to create the User Interface screenshots to be presented to the Business.
  • Designed the Auto Insurance Card Order Module using MVC Model 2 design patterns and Struts framework using JSP and controller Servlets.
  • Involved in redesigning the Loan Approval Process module by adding security constraints.
  • Developed User Security in the backend layer for Bill reports.
  • Involved in data mapping for the customer data.
  • Conducted discussion sessions and meetings with development team to discuss related issues.
  • Used Rational Clear Case, a Configuration Management tool, to maintain different builds of the application about all changes and versions.

Windows XP, MS Office, RUP, UML, SQL, Rational Rose, Ms Visio, Rational Clear Case, Java, J2EE, Test Director.

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