• Competitive
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Citi
  • 17 Oct 17

Senior Business Analyst and PM - Prime Finance and Equities D1

Senior Business Analyst and PM - Prime Finance and Equities D1

  • Primary Location: HK,Hong Kong,Hong Kong
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree
  • Job Function: Technology
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Employee Status: Regular
  • Travel Time: No
  • Job ID: 17054501


Organization brief description

Citi, the leading global financial services company, has some 200 million customer accounts and does business in more than 100 countries, providing consumers, corporations, governments and institutions with a broad range of financial products and services, including consumer banking and credit, corporate and investment banking, securities brokerage, and wealth management. Additional information may be found at www.citigroup.com or www.citi.com .


Prime Finance & Delta One Technology


Prime Finance & Delta One technology group works on front to back solutions ranging from order capture to execution and post execution allocations and settlements. Due to the vast nature of applications used, the technology team works closely with multiple technology and business groups to facilitate the business needs in the region.

It is probably the largest growth area within Equities within Citi right now and Asia business are leading many of the initiatives and so this represents an opportunity to join a team and a business that is investing in some of the very latest technology available on the street.


This position represents a senior business analyst and project manager focusing on analysis and coordination of projects for APAC business, with particular focus on Delta One Risk and Transaction businesses that support the Prime Synthetic Financing business. It requires the selected candidate to work closely with business and technology groups to ensure that the high quality of deliverables is maintained.


Position Responsibilities
  • Ability to handle complex projects independently
  • Gathering and documenting requirements to Citi standards that could stand regulatory scrutiny
  • Partner with the business in designing the best-in-class system that could cater to the needs of a diverse client base
  • Critically analyze the existing workflows with an aim to re-engineer wherever possible
  • Provide subject matter expertise in Asia region on the best practices and roadmap
  • Migration planning
  • Co-ordination of user testing
  • Providing support for implementation as well as post implementation rollout
  • Guide, mentor and direct other junior team members
  • Strong on talent development
  • Work coherently with other teams
  • Ensure that Asia is represented on various global forums
  • Ability to work in a global organisation and understand matrix management structure
  • Fast learner who is able to build meaningful business relationships quickly
Required Skills and Abilities
  • Strong business analysis skills (requirements, design, development, testing and deployment)
  • Strong background in running multiple complex projects
  • Exposure to swaps workflows for high touch, DMA flows Ultra low latency experience would be an advantage
  • Strong knowledge of Asian Equity markets
  • Experience in order management systems, familiarization with DMA technology, exchange connectivity a plus
  • Collaborative team player
  • Ability to execute multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to work cohesively in a complex project environment with stakeholders both regionally/globally
  • Self-motivated and able to prioritize tasks and actions to hit deadlines according to business priorities
  • Strong inter-personal skills - Enthusiastic and proactive approach
  • Good attention to detail and relevant product knowledge
Business Skills and Experience
  • 9-14 years strong experience in the relevant field
  • A sound knowledge on the various business processes and flows in Delta 1/Equities business
  • Knowledge of Equity Financing and Funding businesses (Stock Loan) is a must
  • Front to back swaps workflow understanding and experience with middle office flows for Delta 1
  • Senior contributor who could work closely with senior business partners
  • Ability to work in a complex environment dealing with various teams including front/middle/back office businesses and technology, compliance, finance, product control, risk management and vendors 
Language Ability
  • Good communication skills in English
  • An engineering degree preferably in computer science/engineering