Lead Business Analyst – Data Analysis – Leading Investment Bank - £82,000 Basic

  • up to £85,000 basic plus bonus and benefits
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Radley James
  • 17 Jan 19

A Leading Investment Bank in London is looking to hire a Technical Business Analyst to work on a platform which stores, retrieves and distributes all trade data.

A Leading Investment Bank in London is looking to hire a Technical Business Analyst to work on a platform which stores, retrieves and distributes all trade data. This platform simplifies trade flows within the bank to reduce data feeds and copies. The platform goes across all asset classes, accessing millions of trades per day.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Liaising with internal and external clients to fully understand data content
  • Gathering, understanding and documenting detailed business requirements using appropriate tools and techniques
  • Manipulating, analysing and interpreting complex data sets, drawing valid inferences and presenting them to management
  • Creating and maintaining project documentation, constructing a solid knowledge base that can be referenced by colleagues in the future
  • Actively contributing to a sustainable, predictable, free-thinking delivery team
  • Managing high volumes of data

Skills and Qualifications:

  • Proven track record of business/data analysis within financial services
  • Strong analytical skills and a proactive approach to problem solving with the ability to manipulate and synthesise large amounts of data
  • Experience in creating visual representations of logical data flows and process workflows
  • A working knowledge of agile methods and proficiency in utilising development productivity tools such as JIRA, Confluence, etc
  • Database querying skills
  • No SQL Data stores (eg Marklogic)
  • Prior knowledge of products such as OTC Derivatives incl. Rates, Credits, Equities