(A-IT Software - 2888) Business Analyst - Intermediate

Discipline: Data Science
Job type: Contract
Salary: 5000 to 6100
Contact email: jelin@aitsoftware.com
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: 28 October 2022 - 28 October 2022

​Job Description

· This is a business analyst role within Trading Risk domain with primary responsibilities including understanding, assessing, and implementing the changing risk management needs of the bank’s trading, capital market and collateral margining activities.

· This role provides a balanced mixture of quantitative and qualitative exposures, with a blend of a data and business analysts tasks.

Responsibilities

1. Undertake the business analyst role for Counterparty Credit Risk Domain.

2. Capture and define clear business requirements coming from business and risk stakeholders, which include those pertaining to implementation or enhancement of risk application, and to data science exploration and experiments within trading risk domain.

3. Evaluate and assess impact of business requirements to existing systems and applications to ensure sound and adequate functional designs.

4. Devise comprehensive test plans (including test scenarios and test cases) to validate system deliverables.

5. Conduct and manage User Acceptance Testing, Regression Testing, Simulation Testing and Live verifications to ensure system deliverables meet business requirements.

6. Plan relevant activities according to given timeline, ensuring timely deliveries to maximise business values for stakeholders.

7. Gather business/ risk data and perform an iteration of statistical analysis/ experiments in collaboration with data scientists and data engineers to gain valuable business/ risk insights for various digital initiatives.

Requirements:

1. Degree in finance/ computer science/ quantitative finance discipline.

2. At least 4 to 6 years of working experience as a business analyst.

3. Possess understanding and experience in credit/ counterparty risk domain (including risk management and mitigation through collateral margining).

4. Possess working knowledge of financial markets and products including securities financing transactions and derivatives.

5. Prior experience in implementing trading risks (incl. market & counterparty risk) applications or innovative digital solutions within Risk Management Group is an advantage.

6. Team player with strong inter-personal, communication, presentation, analytical and problem-solving skills.

7. Proficient in SQL, Excel and data visualization tools.

If you are interested in any of the contract roles, send your resume directly to jelin@aitsoftware.com. Please include the following format: "BCG RISE_Name_Role(s) that you are applying for e.g. "BCG RISE_John Smith_Business Analyst Application". You may want to highlight that you come from BCG RISE in the email body.