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IT Business Analyst
Ref No.: 22-05447
Category: Experienced Professional
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Contract
Start Date / End Date: 06/13/2022 to 06/12/2023
Genesis10 is currently seeking an IT Business Analyst with our client in the financial industry in their New York, NY location. This is a 12 month + contract position.


Responsibilities:
  • Gain an in-depth understanding of Capital Markets applications, how they are used by the business and how applications fit into the overall deal workflow;
  • Creates the vision and roadmap for the product to align with strategic direction for the business or technology domain
  • Communicates the product vision and roadmap to C-Suite stakeholders and business teams, and drives user adoption
  • Collaborates with stakeholders to understand their needs, problems, and aligns them on priorities
  • Creates and prioritizes features/epics in the program backlog; empowered to make decisions about trade-offs with emerging work versus planned work
  • Creates and prioritizes work for 1-3 teams
  • Experienced with cross-functional teams
  • Creates and prioritizes stories in the product backlog
  • Refines stories with the team to ensure there are enough "ready” stories to load the next 1-2 sprints
  • Reviews and accepts stories and is empowered to make on-the-spot decisions on scope and requirements
  • Works in partnership with the team to ensure that optimum value is obtained through technology and through an advanced understanding of the business
  • Providing application training and demonstrations

Requirements:
  • BA or BS degree in information technology or computer science from an accredited 4 year university
  • MBA or MS degree preferable.
  • Knowledge and experience of Capital Markets/ New Issue/ Primary Markets (stocks, bonds, LevFin) requires approximately 8-10 years BA experience at a leading financial services organization.
  • Excellent analytical, problem solving and strategic thinking ability; ability to troubleshoot production issues and get them resolved quickly by the appropriate support team;
  • Experience working directly with the front office, ideally in a trading floor environment, is strongly preferred
  • A solid understanding of equity, bond and/or syndicated loan fundamentals is strongly preferred
  • Experience with capital markets and the syndication process is a plus.
  • Highly organized, detail-oriented, ability to prioritize effectively and handle responsibilities for multiple projects / support issues concurrently
  • Superior verbal and written communication skills; ability to get a point across quickly and concisely is important
  • Agile skills to write quality User Stories, effectively prioritizes the backlog/work items, defines acceptance criteria and aligns business stakeholders on priorities. JIRA and Confluence.
  • Experience working as part of a global team is a plus
  • BI Tools experience is helpful; MS Office, Visio, MS Project, SharePoint
  • Able to work as a W2 employee of Genesis10 (no Corp-to-Corp)
If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply!

About Genesis10:

Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives.  If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you.  Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations.  We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement – project after project.   To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at www.genesis10.com.  "Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V”