Reference # 18-01650 Title BA Operations
Location New York City, NEW YORK
Position Type Contract
Experience Level Contract
Start Date / End Date 21-09-2018 --- 30-11--0001
Description
         The candidate will work with key stakeholders and subject matter experts across all disciplines within Operations and the firm to understand their priorities and align the outcome of the program with the organization's overall business goals
        Demonstrates a detailed knowledge of the processes, projects, systems, markets and instruments that influence their team.
        Analyzes and exposes ambiguous or complex issues, identifies root causes and proposes future actions.
        Ensures Compliance Courses and Policies are completed on a timely basis.
        May be required to build and manage relationships on a day to day level with Business Unit partners, other Brokerage infrastructure departments, and external contact points in Client organizations.
        Produce functional change specifications in line with best practice standard to meet project delivery
        Prepare user acceptance test cases, coordinate user testing and review test evidence with all the impacted stakeholders
        Develop product, functional and system expertise for the given programs
        Interface with SME's and ensure the regulations, legal & compliance interpretation and business requirements are clearly documented and understood
 
MUST  HAVE SKILLS 
 
Product Specific
        In depth Equity Derivatives knowledge and experience
        End to End Trade Life Cycle  knowledge
        Trade and Transaction Reporting Operations
        Change the Bank
        Business Requirement Gathering and Writing
        Functional Specification review and gathering
 
Role Specific
        You are able to handle multiple work streams and prioritize effectively.
        You actively look for new opportunities for self-development and career progression.
        You show dedication to learn from experience and mistakes; actively seek out feedback and adjust behavior accordingly.
        You are aware of the long term impact of regulatory environment and market changes on the business.  You make plans where appropriate to adapt control processes and procedures.
        You can identify the right levels of control and measures required, building a strong yet flexible workflow.
        You actively ensure existence of mitigating controls and take personal responsibility for enhancing processes.
        You combine clear and appropriate escalation with suggestions on appropriate risk reduction strategies.
        You consistently exceed expectations and respond actively and positively to changing circumstances
        Proven track record of large scale change management within a regulatory reporting environment
        In depth understanding of the project management methodologies across the delivery life-cycle
        Knowledge of the front-to-back trade life-cycle
        Ability to develop strong relationships and personal credibility with stakeholders and understand how their needs and requirements can be incorporated into the delivery of the solution
 
NICE TO HAVE SKILLS
        Any Reg Reporting
        Trade Operations
       Tools skillset such as Quality Centre, JIRA.