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IT Regional Product Application - Business Analyst (Specialist)  Tokyo


03-17 IT Regional Product Application - Business Analyst (Specialist) /IT リージョナルプロダクトアプリケーション- ビジネスアナリスト/スペシャリスト)


Information & Technology

6-9 million
 Proactively collaborate with Product Analyst and communicate with external and internal customers to analyze information needs and functional requirements and deliver as needed following artifacts using appropriate documentation standards and applying best practices: (Functional requirements (BRD), Use Cases, User Stories along with acceptance criteria and business benefits(ROI), GUI, Screen and Interface designs). Develop use cases/user stories as a key communication tool between the business and technical teams.
Build test cases, verification scripts, along with actual validation/testing for checking completeness. (Ex QA)
Prioritize user stories by collaborating with Development Lead, Project Manager and Product Analyst.
Critically evaluating information gathered from multiple sources, reconciling conflicts, decomposing high-level information into details, abstracting up from low-level information to a general understanding, and distinguishing user requests from the underlying true needs.
Apply advanced knowledge and understanding of business analysis concepts, principles and techniques to gather, document and manage business requirements for new system implementations and major enhancements to existing solutions.
Serves as the conduit between the customer community (internal and external customers) and the software development team through which requirements flow.
Clarify requirement queries with development team as an ongoing activity.
Collaborate with developers and subject matter experts to establish the technical solution and analyze tradeoffs between usability and performance needs
Develop deep understanding of current systems and processes and analyze impact of changes as new solutions are introduced to the environment.
Collaborate with Project Managers, Architects and Product Analysts to ensure Business acceptance.
Consult as needed with Enterprise Architecture, Risk and Security and other Shared Service teams to ensure standards are met, systems are secure and proper control requirements are included for all projects.
Facilitates prototype, demo with product owners for early preview


1. Bachelor's Degree-Graduate Degree - BSc or similar
2. At least 4 years in data analysis and development work
3. Experience developing in large project teams
4. Knowledge writing and executing SQL scripts for the purpose of data validation & quality check.
5. Understand Data Warehouse concepts, logical and physical data modeling concepts (relational and OLAP)
6. Knowledge of Data analysis and data visualization using BI tools like Spotfire, Tableau, Power BI etc.
7. Knowledge of Microsoft SQL Server BI platforms – SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS), SQL Server Analysis
Services (SSAS), SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS).
8. Knowledge of Big Data architecture - Hadoop ecosystem, Hive, Presto etc.
9. Familiarity with Columnar database like Amazon Redshift.