Lead Business Analyst, Agile, Waterfall, Data Analyst, Data mapping, Prince II, Equities and Fixed Income Data Applications, SDLC, Banking: London, market data, corporate actions, Bonds, Fund management, Asset management, hedge fund, investment banking.
A highly structured, Lead Business Analyst is required to join a small team of talented individuals who form the link between the financial/Quant research business and IT within this profitable financial institution.
The team have a meticulous approach to analysis and produce highly detailed yet pragmatic briefs and documentation covering impact analysis, Business requirements and system specifications as well as data flow diagrams and other helpful visuals. They work with 2 groups primarily focussing on Agile/TDD and some Waterfall where required
The successful candidate is likely to have 5+ years experience in Business Analysis, primarily in banking or financial markets with a good understanding of financial instruments in particular Equities, Fixed Income (Bonds etc) and Corporate Actions, data-centric applications.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, governance, effective stake-holder management and attention to detail are essential as is the clear understanding of the SDLC, Agile and Waterfall business analysis process.
From a project tools standpoint, an appreciation of SQL and Database design is useful, experience of Jira and SharePoint and MS Project would also be useful.
This is a growth company and excellent brand where you will have the continued opportunity to work on new initiatives and excellent training and development, coupled with sensible working hours.