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Business Analyst - Exempt
Ref No.: 20-00643
Location: New York, New York
Job Description:
  • The primary responsibilities will include: eliciting business requirements from business users and subject matter experts, define and document requirements, write functional specifications, and perform business process design in conjunction with operations teams.
  • Serve as liaison between the internal/external business community and the IT organization in order to provide technical solutions to meet user needs.
  • Lead requirements validation and traceability analysis, manage scope and requirements throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Lead development of common standards and tools.
  • Assist in operational rollout and support, and Translates business requirements into functional specifications for the IT organization.
  • Gather requirements from the business line users for various systems.
  • Fully document all requirements and solutions.
  • Liaise with internal and external technology partners.
  • Work closely with administration, technology, and operations partners.
  • Participate in releases, perform system integration testing.
  • Perform/organize user acceptance testing.
  • Prepare project status reports for Senior Management.
  • Use strong communication skills, both verbal and written, with particular emphasis on the production of clear and detailed written Business Requirements and Functional Specifications.
  • Requires ability to work independently (self-motivated) and with a distributed team (i.e., physically located in other regions).
  • Must build and maintain strong relationships with business and technology partners.

Qualifcations:
  • Understand and analyze business processes & workflows.
  • Requires understanding of the Structured Finance business and an interest to further develop this knowledge.
  • 10-15 years of relevant work experience required.
  • Degree required/type:Any bachelors.
  • Extensive experience in pricing and discounting curves.
  • Experience in FX and Interest Rate Derivatives.
  • Experience in working with model validation teams (not necessarily in the team, but working with them at least).