Business Analyst

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Morgan Stanley USA
  • 22 Feb 18 2018-02-22

Business Analyst

Role Profile:

The Global Transaction Reporting team is looking for an experienced Business Analyst to join the growing team in NY (a key strategic location). You will be part of a global team, which also has presence in London, Mumbai, and Glasgow. You will be part of a dynamic team building systems that are critical to the business and solving problems to meet the ever changing regulatory environment.

* You should be dynamic, a self-starter and have experience working in an agile environment coupled with excellent, development, communication, and organizational skills.

* The role will require working with stakeholders globally and across divisions and knowledge of broad spectrum of assets classes.

* You will be required to analyse business process flows and impact on technology flows.

* You will be required to translate regulatory requirements into functional technical requirements

* You will write users stories in an iterative fashion, liaising with the developers, product owners and other business analysts within the scrum team.

Qualifications:

Required Skills:

* Ability to collaborate with business and technology teams to understand requirements and share with the technical team.

* Experience of agile and scrum methodologies.

* Experience of writing user stories containing clearly articulated needs, features and acceptance tests.

* Experience in banking with trade life cycle and trade flow knowledge.

* BA certification from either IIBA, PMI or BCS.

* Strong data analysis skills and experience ? able to use tools such as Excel to analyse large volumes of data to find correlations, variations and anomalies.

* Exhibit good leadership and communication skills to help the scrum team clearly understand the requirements.

* Ability to support the product owner to ensure that their priorities and needs are met.

* Ability to be pro-active and clearly escalate when risks or issues arise.

* Good documentation skills with the ability to articulate complex topics in a concise and articulate manner

* Knowledge of Corporate Actions, Repo Buy/Sell and Stock Loans products

* Regulatory reporting experience (CTFC, EMIR, Dodd Frank, MiFID)

Desired Skills:

* Knowledge of OTC, listed and cash products