Job Description :
Position: Business System Analyst
Location: Irvine, CA
Duration: 6+ Months

ABOUT THE PROJECT:
Join team of up to 15 to do enhancements and automation to the technology of PIMCO’s financial “Pricing application” that are centered around the Trade Desk/ securities industry. (Specifically in the Fixed Income instruments, Derivatives and Equity lines)
Knowledge of this Industry is MANADATORY.
Seeking a talented, seasoned & Technical Business Systems Analyst.
Good understanding of the securities industry needed.

MUST HAVE’s:
Essential requirements are: At least 5+ years of strong “Technical Business Systems Analysis ” experience
Good knowledge in Capital Markets – preferably strong functional experience/knowledge in Fixed Income (focus on SWAPS & Derivatives would be a huge plus)
Strong Technical BSA skills like - Functional-spec, BUAT(Acceptance testing), Test cases, Use-cases etc.
Strong communication & documentation skills
Strong exposure to SDLC
Strong Database SQL skills – Querying skills (inner outer joins etc) (Relational Database – RDBMS)
Experience working on Unix and Windows platforms- need someone that can poke around within a database, potentially poke around within a Unix environment like done a little production support where they needed to open log files.

What Client do:
State Street specializes in “Middle Office” outsourcing services (clients outsource this service to State Street once the Trade has happened, the communication with the broker and the “physical” trade must switch hands, they deal with the custodian and get the directives to SWIFT monies.