Equity Trading Business Analyst

New York, NY

Responsibilities

 

  • Understand the objectives of the Equity business and deliver technology and technical solutions that enable and advance that.
  • Be a business partner – review and approve requirements and navigate them through the Software Development Lifecycle.
  • Lead the analysis of requirements and collaborate with team members to attain high reusability and maintainability by building flexible data models and seamless integration points.
  • Coordinate all aspects of project management from requirements to implementation to testing, via both Waterfall and Agile methodologies- meeting changing needs and requirements along the way.
  • Continually seeks opportunities to increase customer satisfaction and deepen client relationships.
  • Show appetite and aptitude for owning responsibility of technical decisions and direction for one or many projects/teams, including vendor, incident, and problem management.
  • Seamlessly partner with Application Service Delivery group, who have accountability for Delivery & Service Management
  • Engage vendors to ensure successful delivery of said deliverables and SLAs.
  • Continually seeks opportunities to increase customer satisfaction and deepen client relationships.
  • Facilitate process activities (such as stand ups, etc) and lead and coach cross departmental teams in agile processes.

 

 

 

 

Requirements

 

  • BS or BA Degree and at least 7-10 years’ experience work in or around the Investment Process
  • 7-10 years’ industry experience with 3-5 years’ of clear leadership experience
  • Deep understanding of traditional Asset Classes, as well as the nuances of the High-Net-Worth, Wealth Management, or Retail industries is required
  • A Strong understanding of regulatory, cultural, and operational aspects of the Asset management industry, in Europe or Asia is preferred
  • Foundational experience playing a contributing role in full cycle software delivery as a business analyst, developer or quality expert
  • Experience with project delivery of complex enterprise application systems, distributed applications, web applications, and system integration solutions is preferred
  • Proven experience with at least one Agile project management frameworks and an innate understanding of the tradeoffs. (kanban, scrum, crystal or others).
  • Experience managing a vendor relationship and hands-on experience with Charles River Development (CRD) or equivalent systems is required
  • Experience analyzing or implementing an Investment Book of Record (IBOR) solution is a plus
  • Knowledge of Integration testing and coordinating user acceptance testing is required
  • Ability to liaise with Front office, IT, Operation and compliance teams
  • Strong sense of professional pride and individual accountability

 

 

 

 

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 9/4/2018
Salary $100,000- $130,000+ Bonus






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