Business Analyst/Project Manager - Capital or Risk Management

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA New York NY US
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Bank of America Corporation
  • 24 Sep 18 2018-09-24

Business Analyst/Project Manager - Capital or Risk Management

Job Description:

Role description

A substantial program of work is underway within GBAM Technology to migrate to an improved target state platform. Bank of America Merrill Lynch is looking for a Business Analyst/Project Manager who has prior experience in Global Markets technology and/or Capital or Risk Management. This is a multi-disciplinary role that will require the successful candidate to take on numerous diverse responsibilities and will necessitate close partnership with senior business and technology managers. Ideally, the candidate will have a background in development or have worked very closely with development teams.

This individual will work with business users and technology groups to: Analyzes present-state, developing alternative future-state approaches and facilitating implementation. Plans, organizes, monitors and controls projects using appropriate tools and techniques to ensure efficient and effective project completion. Develop and socialize potential risk mitigation strategies. Effectively communicates with managers, peers and business partners on deliverables, timelines and support needed. Partners with the business to develop and transition plans, including ongoing success measures, to sustain the change. Responsible for Clarity and PCM updates and project documents. Strong project management skills, including the ability to prioritize work and meet deadlines. Typically 3+ plus years of project management support experience.

Essential skills

  • Strong analytical and quantitative skills
  • The ability to effectively communicate with both the business and technology.
  • The ability to communicate within a multi-disciplined team, across multiple locations and time zones, and to interact with demanding business users.
  • A flexible, hardworking and "can do" attitude; comfortable working in a fast paced environment with frequent release cycles and rapidly changing priorities.
  • Strong financial markets product knowledge, credit risk experience (any asset class).
  • Excellent technical skills; SQL, MS Excel, jira, MS Project, sharepoint, Visio, MS Powerpoint, MS Word.
  • Computer Engineering/Financial Degree
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written are required.
  • Knowledge of software development life cycle

1st shift (United States of America)

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