IBM Business Analyst - Cognos in BANGALORE, India

About IBM: IBM is a global technology and innovation company present in India since 1992. It is the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with approximately 380,000 employees serving clients in 170 countries. In this new era of Cognitive Business, IBM is helping to reshape industries as diverse as healthcare, retail, banking, travel, manufacturing, and many more, by bringing together our expertise in Cloud, Analytics, Security, Mobile, and the Internet of Things. We are changing how we create. How we collaborate. How we analyze. How we engage. IBM is a leader in this global transformation. Business Unit Introduction:The Chief Information Officer (CIO) organization plays a key role in IBM’s ability to turn vision to reality by making the environments simpler, more intuitive and more effective. Its work is all about enabling IBM's strategy by giving IBMers the modern tools they need to do their work, be responsive to its Clients, and to act with speed and agility. Who you are:As a Business Analyst your role requires to translate the high level business requirements to low level design documents and to do a FVT to provide the quality deliverables to meet the business requirement. Proven knowledge on SQL's queries, data movement methods from various sources. What you’ll do: As a Business Analyst for Cognos applications you will

  • Interact with the stakeholders and get a business high level requirements.

  • Cascade the requirements to the team and help the team to understand.

  • Work with / guide the development team to develop the business solutions.

  • You will be part of functional test and verify the acceptance criteria for all the user stories.

  • You will be a focal between development team and stakeholder.

How we’ll help you grow:

  • You’ll have access to all the technical and Agile training courses you need to become the expert you want to be

  • You’ll learn directly from expert developers in the field; our team leads love to mentor

  • You have the opportunity to work in many different areas to figure out what really excites you.

  • You should have proven analysis skills.

  • Hands on experience in testing methodologies.

  • Able to communicate with clients and understand the business / requirements / expectations.

  • Experience in Cognos applications.

  • You will be the key BA for new requirements.

  • You will work across several brand groups within IBM to understand the data requirements, where to source data along with design/enable/code/deliver against the business requirements

  • Should work closely with Cognos report writers to ensure they understand the business and can deliver the reports the business is looking for.

  • Should be able to persuade client & development team.

  • Experience in Agile Background

  • Should have presentation & documentation skills.

  • Understands Risk Management.

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.