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Business Analyst
Ref No.: 17-02848
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Full Time
Pay Rate : $ 125,000.00 - 155,000.00 /Year
Top Tier Investment Management Firm is seeking a Business Analyst/Project Manager to join their Foreign Exchange Business Group

Responsibilties Include:
 
Consult with stakeholders to analyze, define, challenge and prioritize the business requirements, functional specifications and operational architecture for a functional work stream within a highly complex strategic, global program.
Formulate and define program scope and objectives for the work stream with thorough understanding of business processes in a specific business domain. Tailor standard processes and templates for the team to elicit, challenge, and prioritize requirements, and translates into functional design and use case models.
Develops project scope, objectives, constraints and assumptions for a large, strategic, multi-year program.
Prepare and manages the project plan, issues and risks, and is accountable for overall delivery of their assigned functional work stream on a large-scale program. Provides guidance in development of the technical design, test plans, and user documentation. Leads implementation/conversion strategy planning and implementation. Manages scope and change throughout the initiative utilizing formal change control and requirements traceability. Gathers and analyzes information and develops recommendations to address strategic business objectives that span multiple, global business and technology areas.
Participate in industry forums and keeps current on domain knowledge for their specific business and application areas of expertise.
Apply experience across various software and/or systems development processes to define and collect metrics and identify and implement opportunities for improvement to increase quality of requirements and speed time-to-market.
Actively influences software and/or systems development process improvement initiatives.
Contribute to the achievement of related area objectives.
Strong analytical, communication skills and a team player
 
Qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in business or technical-related discipline, or equivalent work experience required, advanced degree preferred
6-8 years of experience in providing consulting advice to senior IT and business management required,
Experience in the securities or financial services industry is a plus.
Experience in FX business is a plus
 

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