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Agile Business Analyst

  • Job Ref: 7752
  • New York
  • Consulting

Based in Manhattan, the Company is looking to add another talented Agile Business Analyst to their growing team. As an Agile Business Analyst you will be focused on delivering user stories to development teams through interaction with end users/clients as well as utilizing your own experiences. These stories will form the backlog through which high quality iterative sprints will be delivered. In addition, you will drive the team by implementing an appropriate process and tracking/reporting progress internally and to the end client.

The Company has rapidly made a name for itself as a leading trading technology development company. Our clients include small startup Fintech companies and large global financial institutions.

Note that whilst the pandemic is present, our offices are open on a voluntary basis only. Post-pandemic, the Company is offering a highly flexible, hybrid-working model to our employees. 

The Role

Projects will range from short-term UI sales prototypes , which are used by our clients to further progress and explain their business models/plans with their end clients, to full scale longer term builds of front-to-back applications. The successful applicant will be comfortable balancing multiple streams of work concurrently and be willing, and interested, to learn new business contexts that might not be their current area of expertise.

Required skills and experience

  • Front office stakeholder relationship management experience;

  • Experience delivering in an agile environment;

  • A strong understanding of electronic trading;

  • A strong understanding of OMS (order management systems);

  • Experience with commodities markets;

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;

  • Some experience with QA/Business Acceptance Testing;

  • Language: English (fluent).

 

Desirable skill and experience: 

  • Experience project managing in an agile environment;

  • Experience working closely with UX/design teams;

  • Experience working with distributed teams.