Business Analyst

Boston, MA

Responsibilities

 

  • Conduct business analysis efforts for projects and initiatives. Determine how changing business needs will affect the system, product, and process.
  • Describe the business need and potential solution in terms that both business and technical teams can understand. Review all technical documentation related to the approved solution.
  • Ensure current and accurate documentation of the solution, including business requirements documents, use cases, and wire frames.
  • Understand the system architecture and functionality and assess the feasibility of client requests and applies the features of the various products as applicable.
  • Compose business requirement documents, use cases, issue logs, project status documents, scope change documents, mapping specifications, test plans, test cases, scope statements, and business cases.
  • Participate in industry and professional networks to ensure awareness of industry standards, trends, and best practices.
  • Apply industry knowledge and standards to products and client workflows to ensure the most efficient and effective client solutions. Identify gaps in current products or solutions and participate in creating new solutions to fill these gaps.
  • Solve difficult problems as needed through proposing insightful, knowledgeable, effective solutions.

 

Requirements

 

  • BA/BS degree, and/or equivalent work experience.
  • 5 to 7+ years related work experience.
  • Financial services industry knowledge and experience preferred.
  • Solid understanding of custody operations and fund accounting workflows, as well as an understanding of the key roles assumed by Custodians, Fund Accountants,
  • Fund Administrators, and Transfer Agents preferred.
  • Experience applying project management principles, practices, tools and techniques, including business case development, ROI analysis, planning, scope and issues management, budgeting, and facilitation.
  • Experience applying project management principles, practices, tools and techniques, including business case development, ROI analysis, planning, scope and issues management, budgeting, and facilitation.
  • Proficiency using windows-based applications, including MS Office applications such as Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Access. Working knowledge of MS Project.
  • Demonstrated knowledge of SWIFT messaging, communication methods such as FTP and MQ, and other systems and Internet technologies.
  • Creative and effective problem-solving and analytical skills.

 

 

 

 

Note: Qualified candidates will be contacted within 2 business days of application. If an applicant does not meet the above criteria, we will keep your resume on file for future opportunities and may contact you for further discussion.

Date Posted 1/7/2020
Salary $60.00/Hr






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