Managing Director, Business Analysis and User Acceptance Testing

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Information Technology Opportunity in Financial Services

Managing Director, Business Analysis and User Acceptance Testing


20 E Thomas Rd Suite 2000  Phoenix, AZ  85012


The MD of BA and UAT is responsible for the direct Management of all Business Analysts as well as the direct or matrixed management of all User Acceptance Testers.  In addition to their management and leadership responsibilities, the MD is expected to be a Product Owner of several applications and services.  


  • Build strong teams, modern scalable processes, create fungible skill sets, and put in place clear standards and expectations as it pertains to Business Analysis and User Acceptance Testing.
  • Create strong working relationships with her business partners, other Product Owners, IT, Legal, Compliance, Finance, and Enterprise Project Management
  • Manage relationships with a number of external vendors
  • All other duties as assigned

Education Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred, high school diploma (or equivalent) in combination with significant experience will be considered in lieu of degree.  Minimum of high school diploma or equivalent is required. 

Basic Requirements:

  • At least 10 years of relevant work/management experience, inclusive of at least 5 years of product management experience.
  • Strong vendor relationship management skills
  • Demonstrated leadership and personnel management skills.
  • Good understanding of the organization’s goals and objectives.
  • Strong interpersonal, written, and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment
  • Highly self-motivated and directed.
  • Keen attention to detail.
  • Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.
  • Strong customer service orientation.
  • Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
  • Ability to travel moderately