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Company: New Sia Greece S.A

Posted on: November 04, 2021

Ref. Code: Senior IT Business Analyst

Business Analysis, IT, Banking/Financial Institutions, Business Services, IT, Staff, Attica - Athens, Full time

Description / Requirements

SIA Group
 is a European leader in the design, creation and management of technology infrastructures and services for Financial Institutions, Central Banks, Corporates and the Public Sector, in the areas of payments, cards, network services and capital markets, providing services to over 50 countries. SIA currently processes 7.2 billion issuing and acquiring card transactions and handles over 84 million payment cards in 23 European countries.

For our Operations in Greece we are currently are looking for a Senior Business Analyst in order to strengthen our IT Development Department.

The jobholder will be responsible for:

  • Serving as the liaison between the customer community (internal and external customers) and the software development team through which requirements flow 

  • Facilitating sessions with various stakeholders to gather information in order to identify and understand business needs

  • Eliciting requirements using interviews, document analysis, requirements workshops, surveys, site visits, business process descriptions, use cases, scenarios, business analysis, task and workflow analysis

  • Developing and document requirements specifications according to standard templates, using natural language

  • Conducting business processes analysis, review and mapping of both As-Is & To-Be, and preparing specific proposals for modified or replacement systems

  • Translating business needs into functional and non-functional requirements for the IT organization, and manages changes to such requirements

  • Participating in review of technical and other project documentation

  • Understanding software development lifecycle

  • Providing progress reports to the BA Manager or Lead BA

  • Planning and working flexibly to deadlines

  • Working closely with technical, business, project managers and test analysts

Candidate Profile


  • At least 4-6 years of practical related experience in business analysis within the Banking industry

  • Bachelor’s Degree (a master’s Degree will be considered an advantage) on following subjects: Computer science/information technology, information management systems, business information systems, electrical/electronic engineering, mathematics or science

  • Knowledge of the Card industry (Issuing, acquiring, POS, payment schemes)

  • Advanced skills in Microsoft Office Suite and Microsoft Project

  • Excellent command of English language


Other Skills:

  • Working independently and communicates effectively with senior leadership, vendors or external customers to facilitate a common understanding of requirements using strong verbal communication techniques. Utilizes excellent negotiation skills to reach consensus when needed

  • Working effectively with others in a team environment while enhancing a positive atmosphere

  • Strong ability to problem solving and decision making skills. Customer oriented perception interpret a business need and evaluate all options to identify potential solutions

  • Excellent communication, problem solving and decision making skills. Customer oriented perception


Our company offers:

  • Competitive salary

  • Bonus based on performance

  • Private medical program

  • Training and Development opportunities

  • Continuous opportunities for career development in a dynamic, international environment

More details about the company can be found here; https://www.sia.eu/en