Business Analyst – UK | US

Full Time
  • United States
  • Post Date: March 18, 2017
  • Apply Before: April 18, 2018
Job Description

Skills

    1. Experience with product structures for various asset classes, including IR, FX and Credit, interest rate swaps, interest rate options, FX Forwards, FX Options and Credit default Swaps.
    2. Experience with OTC/Exchange traded derivatives trade life cycle and trade events, including unwind, netting and novations, and related processes, including affirmations, confirmations and clearing.
    3. Exposure of Trade reporting requirements under any of the jurisdiction (CFTC, ESMA, OSC, ASIC etc.) would be of added advantage
    4. Experience of working with Global teams, where the candidate has lead/managed offshore BA/QA/Dev efforts
    5. Experience with Trade capture systems like Calypso or Summit or Murex; and static/reference data set up, trade capture, workflow configurations and report configurations
    6. Experience defining and executing functional test cases, with a focus on critical business requirements.
    7. Experience with relational data organization and SQL.
    8. Experience with JIRA requirements and bug management systems.
    9. Experience completing at least one (1) software development life cycle.
    10. Experience with XML (Understanding of FIX protocol and FPML would be of added advantage).

    Job Description

    1. Serve as Financial Derivatives subject matter expert; provide functional analysis of derivative trade/Swaps for Data Repositories;
    2. Work with technical teams on functional requirements; test the Calypso software to ensure accuracy of the technical implementation;
    3. Provide project management oversight to ensure project deliverables are met; prepare reports using Dodd-Frank regulation requirements;
    4. Responsible for OTC and Exchanged trade derivatives life cycles and trade events, including unwind novations, market participants and related processes; define and execute functional test cases with focus on critical business requirements;
    5. Responsible for static/reference data setup, trade capture, workflow configurations and report configurations; &, complete software development lifecycles.
    6. Utilize experience with: product structures for various asset classes, including IR, FX and Credit, interest rate swaps, interest rate options, FX Forwards, FX Options and Credit default Swaps;
    7. OTC/Exchange traded derivatives trade life cycle and trade events, including unwind, netting and novations, and related processes, including affirmations, confirmations and clearing, static/reference data set up, trade capture, workflow configurations and report configurations;
    8. Defining and executing functional test cases, with a focus on critical business requirements;
    9. Relational data organization and SQL;
    10. JIRA requirements and bug management systems;
    11. Completing at least one (1) software development life cycle; and XML.

Keyskills
Functional Analysis
Reference Data
Test Cases Business Analysis
Derivatives
Murex
Project Management
Calypso
Requirements Summit Dodd frank

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