Randstad IT Business Analyst in New York, New York

IT Business Analyst

job details:

  • location:New York, NY

  • salary:$70 - $75 per hour

  • date posted:Wednesday, June 13, 2018

  • job type:Contract

  • industry:Finance and Insurance

  • reference:627049

job description

IT Business Analyst


This role is as a Business Analyst within the Derivatives Trade Management team. As a BA within our organization, you will be working closely with developers, other BA's and the equities business to analyze, document and design solutions to complex technological and business problems.

The successful applicant will be responsible for collaborating globally within the Capital Markets Technology divisions and their business partners.

The daily responsibilities of this role include:

  • Interacting with and gathering requirements from FO/MO/Tech/Business partners

  • Translating these requirements into clear and accessible documentation

  • Providing weekly updates to program management teams

  • Identifying and communicating project risks and issues where required

  • Participating in meetings with the tech partners/business and providing status updates of the ongoing tasks

  • Working closely with the program manager for the Global Trade Management team to ensure successful delivery of projects.


Must have:

  • 5+ years of experience as Business Analyst with a strong understanding of financial software systems and processes.

  • Very strong communication skill, both written and verbal

  • Experience working directly with Front Office lines of business and collaborating with business partners.

  • A strong, demonstrable track record of delivery and success.

  • A solid understanding of capital markets, financial products and trading life-cycle.

  • Experience with SQL databases and writing SQL


  • Experience with Equity Derivatives

  • Experience with large, complex booking systems