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Business Analyst - RTH
Ref No.: 18-00636
Location: Newark, New Jersey
Our direct client is seeking a Business Analyst to work in their Newark, NJ location. This is a 12+ month right to hire opportunity.

Scope of Work:

Responsible for developing business specifications (e.g., calculations, inputs, outputs); interacting with Business and Systems personnel to support the areas business needs; researching and responding to questions from key partners; researching product, calculation and rules issues that need to be supported in the system; participating in the testing of various systems to ensure accuracy of numbers and disclosure, including the reporting, analysis, and de-bugging of errors; and coordinating the appropriate review and approval of some specifications. May also develop test plans and test decks.

Additional responsibilities:

  • Analyzing business requirements and translating them into detailed technical specifications.
  • Business requirements will include analyzing fixed income portfolio holdings, creating data aggregation automation at various levels.
  • Data validation will be included in the requirements as well as the ability to assess data sourcing and availability.
  • Analysis, testing, implementation, documentation and end user training will be included.
Key skills include:
  • Experience supporting front / middle office - this includes client reporting, performance reporting, portfolio management support
  • Strong working knowledge of SQL to assist with analysis and testing
  • In-depth fixed income experience. Solid understanding of fixed income securities, benchmarks, and their applicable attributes
  • Experience implementing or supporting a client reporting or portfolio management reporting system/platform is a plus