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Senior Business Analyst
Ref No.: 17-00071
Location: New York CIty, New York
Stratacent is a IT managed services firm that provides 24/7 support, solutions and staffing tailored to our clients' needs. In helping our customers achieve their IT and business goals, Stratacent consistently builds bridges between solutions and relationships by providing value added services to clients based on our technical expertise, continuous associate education and our Onsite-Offsite-Hybrid delivery. Our offsite development center is located at 101 Hudson Street, Jersey City, NJ a building covering 1.25 million square feet of space in a "Class A” office tower 42 stories high. Looming over the Hudson River waterfront and just 10 minutes from lower Manhattan, our development center, positioned in a prime area, offers a visual treat with its award-winning architecture.

we is currently seeking for Senior Business Analyst at Jersey City, NJ.

Position: Senior Business Analyst
Location: New York,NY

Looking for a Senior Business Analyst with a strong understanding of asset management client data with strong technical / data / SQL skill sets to help Technology Solutions & Services Group. This role will reside in the technical area of the Investment Technology group, working with business partners across the firm to gather and understand the detailed data/conversation requirements and with developers to support the execution of those requirements. The candidate should have good understanding on Investment data and domain knowledge in mutual funds, fixed income and derivatives etc..
  • Perform heavy data requirements, including data gap analysis, data mapping across multiple upstream and downstream systems, and data validation requirements
  • Gather, analyze and document data conversion/migrating requirements
  • Understand current state business processes from data sourcing through various upstream system
  • Be a liaison through the software development lifecycle between the business and technology
  • Facilitate cross-functional and interdepartmental requirements gathering sessions
  • Work in a fast-paced environment, prioritize tasks, represent the business needs, be independent but also collaborate with cross-functional teams
  • Collaborate with cross functional teams, comprised of software developers, data strategy and architecture

Job Requirements:
  • At least 10+ years of experience in a business analyst role within the financial services industry
  • Experience in mutual fund industry strongly preferred
  • Technical background and experience working with databases
  • Previous experience working with Cognos or any other reporting tool  is highly desired
  • Experience database skills (SQL) is must have
  • Strong knowledge of technology implementation methodologies (i.e. Agile, Waterfall, SDLC etc.)
  • Proven ability in successfully capturing and understanding business requirements and other supporting documentation with a strong attention to detail
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
  • Self-starter who can work well independently and as part of a team
  • A passion for working with data
  • Advanced understanding of MS applications with focus on data analysis (Excel), process flow (Visio) and presentations (Word, PowerPoint)
  • Excellent organizational and documentation skills
If you meet the above requirement please send you resume in Word format to

Employee Benefits
• Premium Health Insurance
• Premium Vision Plan
• Premium Dental Plan
• Short Term Disability Plan
• Long Term Disability Plan
• Life Insurance
• Paid Time Off
• Continuous Learning Program

Stratacent, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer. As such, to the extent defined by federal, state, and municipal law, Stratacent, Inc. will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, age, sex, national origin, ancestry, handicap, or any other factor protected by law.