Business Analyst/Project Manager - Electronic Trading - Equities - £20,000 - £110,000 - Singapore or Montreal

  • £20,000 - £110,000
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Radley James
  • 22 Sep 16

A leading global Hedge Fund is looking for a dynamic and energetic Business Analyst/Project Manager to join either they're Montreal or Singapore office. This is a really exciting opportunity for a growing professional to join one of the fastest growing and well revered Funds across the globe.

Business Analyst/Project Manager - Electronic Trading - Equities - £20,000 - £110,000 - Singapore or Montreal

This particular Fund have deep expertise in trading, technology and operations and build our own cutting-edge systems, from low latency trading platforms to large scale data analysis and compute farms.

With main offices in New York, London and Singapore they emphasize truly global collaboration by functionally aligning our investment, technology and operational teams across the globe. The Fund is expanding its Technology function into Montreal and is looking for talented individuals to join our teams in both Singapore & Montreal.

The Role

  • Perform requirements gathering and analysis
  • Accurately determine, assign, track and manage project task, activity, documentation and time information per internal standards
  • Close co-ordination with Business and tech team members in Singapore, NY, London and Montreal.
  • Liaise with traders to understand requirements
  • Lead cross-functional project teams through the project life cycle from requirements definition through development, testing, and implementation
  • Manage multiple priorities and provide work direction to the project team
  • Establish and monitor short, mid-scale and complex project plans
  • Participate in change management and process improvement initiatives as well as provide recommendations to improve/enhance existing procedures and controls

Desired Experience

  • Bachelors Degree in Engineering, Finance or Computer Science
  • 3+ years in BA/PM role, including 3+ years of experience in driving front to back projects in a Financial Organization (Buy or Sell side).
  • Knowledge of financial products: Equities, Equity derivatives
  • Ability to document workflows and processes
  • Strong analytical and documentation skills
  • Ability to develop and maintain strategic partnerships with senior business management, business partners, project sponsors and customers globally, as well as communicate effectively with business and development teams, end users, and product owners
  • Strong knowledge on systems development methodology (SDLC or Agile)
  • Experience driving and implementing large projects
  • Ability to work in a multi-cultural, multi-location environment.
  • Excellent communications skills
  • Ability to engage and manage multiple project initiatives simultaneously
  • Knowledge and understanding of electronic trading of equities and futures instruments
  • Technology or Business background
  • Proficient with Powerpoint, Word, Visio, MS Project, Excel and SQL