A Top Asset Management Firm in NYC is looking for a strong Business Analyst with heavy background in Equities. The Business Analyst will be responsible for working closely with the internal technology and front-office teams responsible for order generation, decision support, and trading of orders related to quantitative strategies. The hiring team is looking for a Business Analyst who will be part of the project ream responsible for transitioning from the current platform onto the Charles River IMS solution. This role will challenge the candidate to crystallize requirements, define best practices, and work with business units and stakeholders to meet project deliverables. The ideal candidate should have at least 5 years of experience working with the implementation of mission-critical financial services solutions within a bank, hedge-fund, or asset manager. Responsibilities bull Analyze and evaluate business requirements as it relates to large scale financial implementation projects, while providing hands-on expertise throughout implementation bull Ensure deliverables meet product requirements, and work with end users and project stakeholders to define best practices bull Work in a dynamic environment, partnering with fast-paced agile teams, to deliver quality software solutions to complex business problems Essential Qualifications and Skills bull Hands-on experience with large scale financial services projects (OMS implementation preferred) bull Understanding of front office equity workflows, from portfolio construction all the way through execution bull Strong time management skills, including the ability to manage multiple cross-functional projects at once bull Excellent verbal and written communication skills bull Ability to gather requirements for projects in financial sector bull Convey plans, issues, and concerns in a clear, logical and concise manner bull Ability to influence key decision makers, both internally and externally bull Strong analytical and math skills bull Self-motivated candidate who can work just as easily as an individual as a team member Beneficial bull Functional knowledge of the Charles River Investment Management Solution bull Demonstrated planning and scheduling skills bull Understanding of multi-tier technical architectures and relational database structures (familiarity with SQL, FIX and Crystal reports is a plus) Personal bull Excellent interpersonal skills (we re looking for someone who can work closely with technology teammates and business sponsors, while still being able to challenge traditional thought processes with new and innovative ideas) bull Track record of being able to communicate complex problems across teams and users in an understandable fashion If interested, please contact richarchertechnology.com (richATarchertechnology.com) or call one of the team members direct at 973-###-####. Associated topics: business finance, business intelligence, consult, examiner, government, investment analyst, investment analytics, monitor, refine, refinement
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