Operation Technology - Business Analyst

  • Competitive
  • Tokyo, Tokyo-to, Japan
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan Stanley
  • 12 Dec 18

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About the Company

Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services Firm providing a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services. The Firm’s employees serve clients worldwide including corporations, governments and individuals from more than 747 offices in 42 countries.

As a market leader, the talent and passion of our people is critical to our success. Together, we share a common set of values rooted in integrity, excellence and strong team ethic. Morgan Stanley can provide a superior foundation for building a professional career - a place for people to learn, to achieve and grow. A philosophy that balances personal lifestyles, perspectives and needs is an important part of our culture

Operations Technology Japan:
Operations Technology Japan is seeking a business analyst to strengthen our ability to deliver the regulatory reporting renovation agenda in Japan.
Roles include the analysis and understanding of the business/regulatory requirements, develop the functional specification documents, interact with the development team to onboard the reports onto the reporting platform, facilitate the testing and implementation.


(Professional Skills)
As a BA role, skill-set requirement leans toward the financial business / product knowledge rather technical capability. With that;
- Financial products knowledge
- Experience to work for the back-office functions either in Operations or Technology.
- Experience to work as a business analyst is an advantage.
- Language : Native level Japanese (read / write / verbal), Business level English.
- Excellent team player.

(Technical Skills)
Whilst core technical skill-set (i.e. programming, architecture design, deployment) are nice to have, it is still required to be able to understand the data structure, system design and logical processing flow to create the functional specification. Example, extract the Equity trade data with certain condition, enrich the product referential data and filter out with certain condition.

? Database query tools - advantages
? SQL (database query language) - advantages

Whilst the financial product and business knowledge is the priority for this role, successful candidate should be enthusiasm to learn the technology and architecture of the regulatory reporting systems and the platform.

Equal Opportunity Statement

Morgan Stanley’s goal is to build and maintain a workforce that is diverse in experience and background but uniform in reflecting our standards of integrity and excellence. Consequently, our recruiting efforts reflect our desire to attract and retain the best and brightest from all talent pools. We want to be the first choice for prospective employees.

It is the policy of the Firm to ensure equal employment opportunity without discrimination or harassment on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, age, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, citizenship, disability, marital and civil partnership/union status, pregnancy (including unlawful discrimination on the basis of a legally protected pregnancy/maternity leave), veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Morgan Stanley is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversifying its workforce (M/F/D/V).