Business Analyst

  • Job Ref: 9542
  • New York
  • Consulting

The CMT resource will focus on:
• Provide support to a cross functional program to with a high degree of professionalism and attention detail.
• Ability to learn on the job quickly about new domains with the guidance of subject matter experts and managers support
• Understanding operations workflows, processes, controls and data requirements
• Facilitating and managing project implementation initiatives within our portfolio of programs
• Following the global project guidelines and delivering necessary artefacts for each project (Initiation document, governance process, BRD, Budget tracking, project plan, UAT plan and scripts, RAID log, go-live runbook, and other artefacts as required)
• Coordinating project discipline and process to conduct deep dive requirements and coordinate across changes in operational functions and processes
• Delivering program updates to key stakeholders and managing meetings with regional and global stakeholders and SMEs
• Prior large scale project experience In Investment Banking Operations is preferred, as is strong knowledge of project lifecycle and best practices
• Joining Operations Change Management team is a great opportunity for anyone wishing to leverage their business analysis / project management and implementation experience as well as expand their business knowledge. Key contribution areas critical to success:
• Process flow and data management development in close collaboration with Front, Middle and Back office business groups
• Strong business analysis, project management organization and communication skills
• Ability to manage stakeholders, through project lifecycle, institute joint application development sessions to firm requirements through to management of UAT
• Manage change control procedures, and issue resolution efforts
• Ability to de-synthesize information to build brief presentations for working groups and committees

Skills, experience, qualifications / knowledge required
• Bachelor degree and relevant experience with a focus in financial services, computer science or business management.
• Strong data analysis, oral and written communication, best practices in SDLC and controls specific to business process analysis, testing, risk impact analysis and project management with strong organization skills
• 2-5 years prior experience in operations change management or technology business project management
• Self –Starter, driven and team player with ability to work with all levels of teams in a fast paced Capital Markets environment
• Energetic about making an impact on an evolving organization both locally and globally