Business Analyst - Data and Reporting

  • Negotiable
  • London, England, United Kingdom London England GB
  • Contract, Full time
  • HSBC Bank plc
  • 11 Mar 18 2018-03-11

The Data and Reporting Portfolio is implementing a global systems architecture and operational support model that will source, standardise and control the provision of Back-Office and Middle-Office data to support HSS fund services clients and internal systems.

We are looking for an experienced Business Analyst to join the team tasked with the requirements gathering, solution definition and implementation of the new platform specifically in support of Data Provision, Life Company Reporting and Solvency II deliveries for clients. The role will be part of the existing team of Business Analysts to support the delivery tasks across the following in-scope data areas:

  • Asset/Instrument Mastering
  • Operational Data - Positions/Transactions
  • Static/Reference Data
  • Market Data - Prices, Benchmarks, Analytics
  • Performance Attribution
  • Client Reporting

Key Responsibilities:

  • Work closely with the Business Project Manager to agree the requirements and future strategy for Data Provisioning and Solvency II
  • Perform the duties of a Business analyst and consistently produce work of a high quality aligned to the strategic goals of the Project
  • Ensure appropriate business analysis tasks are performed as part of the project lifecycle including the development of process maps, operating models, business requirement documents, test and business migration plans
  • Identify how to support the client and regulatory requirements using data sources both internal and external to HSBC recognising the licensing restrictions that apply
  • Working with IT Data Architects to design and create a strategic solution
  • Agreeing and assisting with the creation of Business procedures
  • Communicating and reporting effectively with all stakeholders, users and team members - providing regular reassurance regarding progress and taking control of potential conflicts of interest and priorities between business groups.
  • Constructively raising key issues and risks
  • Identifying, recommending and delivering opportunities for improvements to enhance quality, efficiency and effectiveness of deliverable
  • Continually reassess the operational risks inherent in the business, taking account of changing economic or market conditions, legal and regulatory requirements, operating procedures and practices, management restructures, and the impact of new technology

Knowledge and Experience:

  • Experience at Business Analyst level as part of a large project/programme of work
  • Practical experience of implementing data scrubbing/management/warehousing tools and processes, along with data governance structures
  • Experience of working with senior business users/stakeholders
  • Understanding of the Asset Management/Fund Services industries, and supporting technology and business processes
  • Knowledge of all instrument types and their respective lifecycle events
  • Ability to analyse data using a variety of tools such as Excel, SQL etc
  • Solvency II or other regulatory experience an advantage
  • CADIS/Markit EDM experience an advantage
  • Agile delivery experience