Senior Business Analyst (Fixed Income, Equities, FX, Derivatives, Wealth) Senior Business Analyst (Fixed Income, Equities,  …

State Street Corporation
in Burlington, MA, United States
Permanent, Full time
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State Street Corporation
in Burlington, MA, United States
Permanent, Full time
Be the first to apply
State Street Corporation
Senior Business Analyst (Fixed Income, Equities, FX, Derivatives, Wealth)
Charles River Development is a front- and middle-office software solutions provider offering portfolio construction and management, compliance, order and execution management, post-trade processing, collateral management, investment book of records, and performance measurement, attribution, and risk. Charles River users need consistent, accurate and timely data to make investment decisions and efficient, streamlined workflows to get the most out of the Charles River IMS.

As a member of CRD's Product Management organization, the Senior Business Analyst will develop detailed requirements . The Analyst will help define and prioritize business needs . The Analyst will be also responsible for synthesizing market requirements and working with the development team to deliver them. Additionally, the Analyst will interact with clients and client-facing colleagues- gathering requirements, providing documentation, assisting the pre-sales team and providing the implementation team with guidance on new features.

  • Working in a dynamic, fast-paced (agile) environment, apply expertise in specific product areas to deliver a high quality product
  • Gather requirements for the products -Research, document and prioritize product requirements
  • Interact with clients: presenting new features, gathering feedback.
  • Partner with development to implement and refine features
  • Assist QA with feature validation
  • Partner with the documentation team to ensure accurate and complete product documentation
  • Provide client beta testing support
  • Assist implementation and support to resolve escalated client issues
  • Work with the product manager in understanding the market needs
  • Prioritize and maintain the product backlog and items committed to forward roadmap by Product Manager
  • Assist in sales situations as required

Skills, Experience & Qualifications Required:
  • A BA/BS degree essential ideally in a Technology or Financial discipline
  • Strong Analytical and Math skills
  • Extensive experience in a similar role within Investment Management
  • Understanding of Post-Trade needs: familiarity with trade-matching, trade-confirmation, settlement or SWIFT
  • Good understanding of financial investment products across all asset classes, Fixed Income, Equities, FX, Derivatives or Wealth Management
  • Good knowledge of SQL
  • Understanding of investment management workflows highly desirable
  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written), good interpersonal skills, ability to gather and understand requirements in the financial sector
  • Proven organizational skills with attention to detail
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Demonstrated planning and scheduling skills
  • Ability to work on multiple initiatives simultaneously and deal with the inevitable surprises that are part of a dynamic environment
Company Overview

From technology and product innovation to corporate responsibility and community development, we're making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we've been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people - strengthening markets, building communities and creating opportunities for growth.

We owe that longevity to the commitment, expertise and creativity of our employees. Our continued success depends on our ability to attract and develop the best talent in the industry. That's why we're keenly focused on employee development, corporate citizenship and inclusion.

For us, success comes in the mark we make as an organization - for the industry, our clients, our communities and each other.