Sr. Business Analyst - Hedge Fund

  • very competitive
  • Greenwich, CT, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Oakridge Staffing
  • 13 Sep 16

Mid-sized alternative asset firm is looking for a Senior Business Analyst who will focus on compliance. This role has been created by a growing firm with growing complexities.

This role will be primarily responsible for working with the business to take owner of the technology Compliance space. 

Role:

  • Serve as the liaison between various business units and the technology team.
  • Analyze business needs by examining the current processes, defining new processes, identifying problems and offering solutions.
  • Document and translate business requirements into systems specification documentation including use cases, wireframes and workflow diagrams.
  • Collaborate with developers to determine functionality options and associated level of effort and to communicate any tradeoffs between usability and cost to the business units.

 

Qualifications

 

  • financial services experience required, preferably in the Hedge Fund industry or sell-side
  • ompliance and trade workflows including knowledge of reporting requirements across multiple jurisdictions.
  • Solid business knowledge in financial instruments (multi-asset class) and security master data.
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written, with a strong customer service orientation.
  • Project management experience including ability to effectively gather requirements, scope and prioritize projects.
  • Database knowledge with an understanding of computer programming
  • Ability to understand / conceptualize software architecture / data workflows.
  • Strong technical skills including Visio, Excel, MS Project, and Jira with ability to interface with technology teams and translate business process needs into software requirements.