Finance Data Sourcing Technical Business Analyst

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Finance Data Sourcing Technical Business Analyst

New York, New York

May 31st 2019

POSITION DETAILS

Contract

A program to identify, source and renovate the use of trading data across finance IT systems is being formed. This will be a multi-year initiative, working across trading, risk and finance platforms to ensure the accurate and timely delivery of trading data into finance systems. Additionally the program will drive the adoption of strategic trading data feeds across finance IT ensuring the reliability and provenance of the trading data which drives financial control processes.

This project requires a technical business analyst who will have strong understanding of:

  • A number of asset classes.

  • Trading and risk platforms.

  • The financial control process.

The role will require the analysis of existing finance system data feeds, their attributes, requirements and usage, the understanding of the current and future state architecture of these platforms and direct liaison with the trading and risk IT teams to deliver strategic feeds into the finance system stack.

To be successful in the role the candidate must be hands-on, have an attention to detail, be able to drive change across multiple teams and be comfortable performing complex data mining and analysis.


REQUIREMENTS

Qualifications/Requirements:

  • 8 + years experience.

  • With at least 3 years working experience in investment banking, sales and trading as well as banking business.

  • Strong Business Analysis Skills in the Finance (Controllers) domain.

  • Strong understanding of multiple asset classes, trading capture and risk.

  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to architect and design strategic solutions.

  • Self-motivated individual and creative thinker who will take ownership of tasks and projects, able to work with the global team, and manage time and tasks effectively and independently.

  • Experience with SQL database structures, data concepts, hierarchies and the ability to reconcile and investigate large data sets.

  • Experience in all aspects of software development life cycle including production support and QA.


 
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Job ID: A2366