Job Description :
Job Title: Senior Business Analyst with Trade Surveillance
Location: Jersey City NJ
Duration: Contract

Description

Sr. business analyst developing business and technology requirements for Capital Markets real time Front office trades Monitoring and Surveillance functions. Candidate will be a hands-on BA responsible for developing and documenting Monitoring/ Surveillance requirements for products like FX, Equities, Credits, Rates and Commodities. This includes the ability to understand complex products life cycle, businesses, and operational processes.
Responsibility will include -
Creating and maintaining functional requirements documents, minor development documents and other business analysis artifacts Eliciting Monitoring/ Surveillance rules from respective business lines with appropriate details Documenting and maintaining Surveillance/ Monitoring rules based on region/ product Assisting technology teams understand the rules and aid in verifying the accuracy and correctness of the Rules Work with Product teams to procure appropriate trade, market reference data and other enterprise standard reference data for Monitoring/ Surveillance activities Set/ Maintain/ Ensure Data Quality for the information flowing from Product Platforms Work closely with UAT & SIT team to ensure and validate the business rules To support various mandatory firm wide activities – continuity of business testing, for example, Conduct project team meetings Good Understanding of MS-Excel with features like Macro, v-Lookup etc. Understanding of Oracle database (SQL, SQL Developer/Toad) for data extraction, processing, Validations

Qualifications
Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Business Administration, Management or related discipline 10+ years of business analysis experience in Banking industry Strong communication skills, both oral and written, with the ability to convey clear and concise thoughts and ideas The ability to understand and document the needs of the client and to communicate these needs to the technology team is essential. Very good understanding of Trade life cycle is required. Ability to work independently given general guidance. Background/familiarity with typical global bank products is desirable, Banking experience required Good Team player, who can work with onsite/Offshore model