Contract Business Analyst – Risk, FX & Rates

  • circa $1000 per day
  • New York, NY, USA New York NY US
  • Contract, Full time
  • Digital Capital Markets Limited
  • 14 Mar 18 2018-03-14

Market Risk IT group of this Investment Bank is looking to hire a contract Business Analyst. Must have strong BA skills and Market Risk experience. Will be trader facing.

Market Risk IT team is looking for a strong Business Analyst to work on key initiatives for the FX and Rates business. This has the potential to be a long term assignment. You must have experience working with front office business users, ideally in the FX or Rates space. Obviously you will have excellent Business Analysis skills and will be able to provide strong BA structure to this environment. It is also essential that you possess a strong understanding of risk. This could have been gained in a market risk role or trading risk and P&L. Whilst this isn’t a 100% quantitative BA role, you must be able to understand risk complexities to a good level. It is important to stress that this individual must be able to work with the trading desk. You will have excellent verbal and written communication skills, will have the ability to operate effectively in a pressurised environment and should be able to manage expectations and prioritize.