Business Analyst - Insurance

Posted 02 April 2024
Salary HKD550000 - HKD700000 per annum
LocationHong Kong
Job type Permanent
Discipline Technology
ContactHelen Fong

Job description

Our client is an insurance company with sophisticated global commercial network. As part of strategic growth, they are seeking for the IT Business Analyst in the insurance industry to assist development and system operation teams to maintain quality and smooth operation of their internal systems.

  • Serve as a liaison between business and IT in supporting of business requirements gathering, request prioritization, planning and execution of functional and non-functional requirement, delivery of functional specification/ use cases and support the UAT and system integration testing.
  • Effectively oversee and coordinate multiple projects simultaneously, each varying in scale and complexity.
  • Work with the business users to elicit detailed business requirement and prioritization.
  • Work with the technical team to assess the request’s complexity and derive the required effort for the solution delivery.
  • Work with the business users and technical team to ensure business requirement and scope of delivery are well defined based on the delivery timeline.
  • Deliver artefacts such as functional specification, use cases, test plan and other relevant documents in supporting the user sign-off and test execution.
  • Plan and execute functional and system integration testing.
  • Follow through the defect resolutions and ensure all defects are resolved within the stipulated timeframe.
  • Takes accountability in considering business and regulatory compliance risks and takes appropriate steps to mitigate the risks.
  • Maintains awareness of industry trends on regulatory compliance, emerging threats and technologies in order to understand the risk and better safeguard the company.
  • Highlights any potential concerns /risks and proactively shares best risk management practices.

  • Degree in Computer Science, Business Information System, Insurance or related field.
  • Minimum of 3 years of relevant work experience in Project Management or Business Analysis, including knowledge and expertise within the life insurance industry.
  • Proven business analysis experience with strong analytical and problem solving skills.
  • Possess strong planning, communication, negotiation and presentation skills with strong domain knowledge in insurance.
  • Experience with adopting Agile methodology into project implementation
  • Good knowledge in the Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC)
  • Self-motivated and able to work under pressure.
  • High level of integrity, takes accountability of work and good attitude over teamwork.
  • Takes initiative to improve current state of things and adaptable to embrace new changes.
  • Good analytical skills, detail-minded, and organized
  • Proficiency in both spoken and written English, Cantonese, and Mandarin