Randstad Business Analyst in New York, New York

Business Analyst

job details:

  • location:New York, NY

  • salary:$44.72 - $50.31 per hour

  • date posted:Thursday, May 17, 2018

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Finance and Insurance

  • reference:621793

job description

Recognized as an expert and visionary in providing strategic business solutions to enterprise-wide technology initiatives. Acts as a liaison between client area and technical organization by planning, conducting, and directing the analysis of the most complex, strategic, corporate-wide business problems to be solved with automated systems. Provides technical expertise in identifying, evaluating, and developing systems and procedures that are cost effective and meet business requirements. Applies knowledge of industry trends and technology to drive organizational change. Works with user groups to provide training, resolve questions, assess user needs, and recommend changes. Participates in transforming strategic enterprise architecture and design principles into specific system requirements and specifications. Recommends and initiates systems testing. Acts as the highest-level internal consultant within technology and business groups by re-engineering technical processes for greater efficiencies with significant impact to the business. Directs and serves as a mentor to less experienced staff.: 10+ years of experience in business systems analysis and/or design.

This is a long term program where the Consultant is required to perform analysis, create specifications, data dictionary for various strategic platform in the Equities area. The candidate is expected to work with various IT teams within and outside Equities technology, Business mgt, Middle office and create project specific artifacts, gather approvals, work with development team to clarify business requirements.

This role requires a niche skill set around Equity OTC derivatives area. The consultant is expected to understand various OTC structures, risk measures, p&l measures and reporting requirements. The candidate is not expected to be a subject matter expert in the space, but needs to have a very good understanding of the OTC derivs area and how to create data dictionary around various measure (real-time and EoD reporting basis).

The candidate is expected to be some what familiar with the Equities products like- options, varswaps, asians, exotics etc. Very desirable to have familiarity with trade flows front to back, regulatory reporting and risk aspects of equities business.