• Competitive
  • Brooklyn, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • JPMorgan.
  • 2018-12-16

Senior Technical Business Analyst - Wealth Management

  • 180117864
  • Brooklyn, NY, USA
  • Accounting/Finance/Audit/Risk

Senior Technical Business Analyst - Wealth Management

J.P Morgan Chase & Co. is a leading global financial services firm, with assets of $2.0 trillion, and operations in more than 100 countries. We are a leader in asset management, investment banking, private banking, treasury and securities services, and financial services for consumers, small business, and commercial banking. Our broad global platform and strength enable us to create long-lasting value for our clients. A component of the Dow Jones Industrial Average, J.P Morgan Chase serves millions of consumers in the United States and many of the world's most prominent corporate, institutional, and government clients under its J.P Morgan and Chase brands. More information about the firm is available at www.JPMorganChase.com.

J.P. Morgan Asset Management, with client assets of $2.4 trillion, is a global leader in investment and wealth management. Its clients include institutions, high-net-worth individuals and retail investors in every major market throughout the world. The division offers investment management across all major asset classes including equities, fixed income, alternatives, multi-asset and money market funds. For individual investors, the business also provides retirement products and services, brokerage and banking services including trusts and estates, loans, mortgages and deposits.

The Technical Business Analyst position is part of the Wealth Management Organization in support of the Digital Wealth Management (DWM) offering, which aims to create a fully-integrated digital experience for Investment clients across the wealth continuum.

About the Position:

The position is for an experienced Technical Business Analyst within the financial industry. As a Technical Business Analyst, you serve as a liaison between the subject matter expert and application development. In this role you will be responsible for analyzing business requirements, functional requirements and working with application developers to deconstruct current-state system logic. Based on this analysis, you will be responsible for grooming technical stories/specifications to support our DWM Online Trading work-stream. As part of this work-stream, you may work on multiple projects at the same time that may be in different phases of the SDLC, and you will work with a cross-functional (Application Development, Quality Assurance, Scrum Master, Product Owner, Architecture/Design Authority, etc.) and cross-LOB team (Digital Technology, Wealth Management Technology, Operations, etc.).

Key Responsibilities

As a Technical Business Analyst for the DWM Online Trading team additional responsibilities will include:

•§ Analyzes business requirements to understand the business needs and to determine how systems and applications can best functionally fulfill those needs
•§ Combines knowledge of what the business wants with knowledge of how current-state system logic/design to groom technical stories/specifications for the target-state system
•§ Serve as the primary liaison between the Business, Architecture, Development and Testing teams throughout the project life cycle
•§ Strategizes with the business for the optimization of system processes; Identify efficiencies and ways to improve BAU design and system flow
•§ Identifies, assesses, and documents business requirements and functional/technical specifications; recommending business priorities, and advising business on options, risks, and costs
•§ Schedule and lead requirements & sessions with stakeholders; gather testable system requirements and translate them into use cases in user stories & gherkin
•§ Analyzes impact of proposed solution across the business and develops use cases to demonstrate the business requirements to the technology teams

•§ 10+ years of experience in information technology with an emphasis on Technical Business Systems Analysis
•§ Prior experience in financial / banking institutions (preferably in Wealth Management) with strong markets and trading system knowledge a must
•§ Option and Margin trading knowledge a plus
•§ Demonstrated ability with gathering and analyzing Business and Data Requirements across multiple applications and technologies throughout the full SDLC of projects
•§ Self-starter who with a proven track record in analytical thinking, problem solving and communication and experience in dealing with both senior executives and their teams
•§ Style that promotes a culture of collaboration and teamwork
•§ Strong written and verbal communication skills combined with solid project management ability
•§ Ability to manage to tight deadlines with a mind-set for flexibility
•§ Advanced knowledge of collaboration tools like Confluence, JIRA, and Blueprint.
•§ Experience in the Agile Scrum methodology
•§ Experience/understanding of business process reengineering and business modeling concepts, business systems development and analysis