Business Analyst- HR Data Collection/Ingestion

 Bangalore, India       Permanent contract        Information Technology


Role Dimensions and Responsibilities

Core Responsibilities

  • Testing and Quality Assurance
  • Implement test cases as per the test plan
  • Work on the deliverables assigned as per the testing strategy
  • Contribute to functional support activities of the team
  • Analyze functional change impacts on current production SLA & OLA
  • Contribute to deployment through functional pre-requisites and post-deployment checks
  • Apply knowledge and implement of best practices and processes on functional testing activities & strategy definition
  • Implement Testing of functional hypotheses submitted by the PO through prototypes

Business Requirements Elicitation and Critical Analysis

  • Animate workshops with business users to refine or clarify business requirements
  • Understand the functional meaning of data from different source systems
  • Analyze and Challenge business requirements based on prioritization given by PO
  • Help the PO and the team in decomposing requirements into MVP then into user stories
  • Predict functional dependencies between teams working on the same platform
  • Understand technical constraints and participate to the product design
  • Prepare test cases and perform them
  • Understand and resolve the functional issues from the business
  • Understand the target system principles
  • Understand the Business data model on the target system
  • Understand the data sharing mechanism between different source systems and target system
  • Understanding of data manipulations in source system
  • Ability to manage configurations on target system
  • Ability to understand the technical aspects of the data manipulations in the target system


Implementation Strategy and Support

  • Execution as per implementation timelines, scope & costs without any cost, effort or schedule overruns, as per defined and agreed SLAs
  • Help team members in solving their functional issues
  • Execute best practices and processes (ITIL) on production support activities


Functional Specifications, User Stories, Design and Solutioning (Impact Analysis and Validations)

  • Translate requirements into functional uses cases and specification documents.
  • Study impacts of business requirements advising on options, risks & costs; perform fit gap analysis and impact analysis on current data
  • Envision business flow and translate the same into technical implementation details highlighting the impacted components/features of the application.
  • Participate to functional chapter of the tribe as part of tribe governance
  • Participate in Team Level Daily standup, Iteration/Sprint Planning, Retrospective, Team demo, Backlog refinement


Sphere of influence within the organization

The is an individual contributor role within SocGen’s Global Solution Centre in India with extensive interaction including day to day business direction coming from the onsite project and business teams, primarily in Paris, France.

Expected sphere of influence and collaboration is expected to be immediate team. Ability to communicate in a clear and concise manner in spoken and written business language.

Desirable progression towards skills involving negotiation and convincing.

Profile Required

Essential Qualifications and Experience:

  • 4-6 years of professional experience in a software development environment primarily in a Business Analyst role; exposure to HR Data and domain preferred
  • Must be comfortable getting into details on data models, data structures, and interacting with databases and technical components to understand available data and produce proofs of concept extracts and interfaces for consumers. Advanced SQL skills mandatory.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Technology, Computer Science, Information Systems or equivalent non-technical qualifications with Business Analyst exposure and certification in an IT environment
  • Ideal: French language intermediate to fluent (especially oral/conversational)
  • Knowledge of Agile methodology

Key Technical Skills and Knowledge:

  • SQL
  • Good understanding of RDBMS concepts, databases, tables, data models; experience with data mapping, conversion, and use of business rules and logic to integrate data between various systems/applications
  • Good understanding of software engineering, Change & Release Management processes.

TOOLS: SQL, Databases


  • Accountability
  • Active Listening
  • Change Catalyst
  • Conflict Management
  • Interpersonal effectiveness
  • Negotiation
  • Learning Agility
  • Open mindedness
  • Problem solving
  • Communication- verbal and written

Why Join Us


“We are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants 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”

Business Insight

About SG GSC

Societe Generale Global Solution Centre (SG GSC), a 100% owned subsidiary of European banking major Societe Generale (SG). Our role and purpose is to enable the strategic vision of Societe Generale Group. We are doing this by pioneering cutting edge innovation from Design Thinking to Smart Automation & Artificial Intelligence and applying it to banking. SG Global Solution Centre provides services in the areas of Application Development and Maintenance, Infrastructure Management, Business Process Management, and Knowledge Process Management to Societe Generale’s business lines around the world.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, sexual or gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Job code: 20000FWG
Business unit: SG Global Solution Centre
Starting date: 01/10/2020
Date of publication: 08/08/2020
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Business Analyst- HR Data Collection/Ingestion

Permanent contract   |   Bangalore   |   Information Technology