• Negotiable
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Standard Chartered Bank Singapore
  • 18 Dec 17

Senior Business Analyst (Technology & Operations)

  • Location: Singapore
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Job Type: Full time

Leading the way in International Banking. With more than 86,000 employees in 68 countries, and a 150-year history in some of the world's most dynamic markets, Standard Chartered is listed on the London and Hong Kong Stock Exchanges as well as the Bombay and National Stock Exchanges in India. See our history

As Senior Business Analyst for Fixed Income products across Private Bank and Retail segments, the Candidate will drive requirements for ongoing initiatives. This will range from strategic platform build out across the region, to incremental improvements as needed by the business.

Key Roles and Responsibilities

  • Engage with business users from front office, dealing, middle office, operations, compliance, risk, as well as key technology stakeholders to help deliver Fixed Income technology solutions for the Private Bank & Wealth Management segments
  • Apply front-to-back knowledge of Fixed Income securities while designing and delivering optimal solutions. Understand and work around restrictions. Support management in the decision-making process through design thinking and by presenting different options
  • Deliver business requirements, process mapping, and functional specifications in accordance with the SDLC. Manage requirements versus schedule and scope as agreed with key stakeholders. Work in Agile when appropriate to the objective. Ensure alignment between technology and business teams during development and testing phases though to deployment
  • Assist with training and rollout of enhancements to dealers, relationship managers and investment advisors

Qualifications and Skills

  • Understand Fixed Income flows front to back, from Order Placement and Execution to Settlement and Reporting
  • Experience driving requirements for large scale and incremental changes
  • Analytical mindset, able to apply design thinking, excellent communication skills, reliable and diligent
  • Understand Private and Retail product business context, and associated challenges
  • Consistently puts the user and usability requirements on top of thought and design process. Challenges the existing conventions and requirements in a smart way. Thoroughly thinks through the pros and cons of the different options and engage the stakeholders in positive, effective communication
  • Able to work independently taking full accountability for end to end project delivery and managing senior stakeholders