Job Description :
RESPONSIBILITIES:
1. Performs analysis of business activities to determine business requirements. Works with business users to understand and define needs above and beyond requirements provided by the business. Converts business requirements into functional specifications. Works closely with the Enterprise Program Management Office (EPMO), business users, QA, developers, and other technology professionals to ensure that project deliverables are completed on time and within budget.
2. Acts as the primary liaison between business stakeholders and the technology organization to ensure proper implementation of requirements within the expected timetable. Communicates any material modifications of business requirements to business stakeholders.
3. Formulates and defines systems scope and objectives based on both user needs and an understanding of applicable business systems and industry requirements.
4. Ensures proper data processing through the use of data checks and reports to facilitate error free business processes.
5. Collaborates with the QA team in developing high level test plans. Reviews test cases developed by the QA team. Works with automated testing team when needed for performance/load testing as well as automated regression testing.
6. Works to ensure a positive end product for business stakeholders by overseeing the implementation of new software. Creates and maintains proper training materials and business documentation.
7. Follow the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC), ensuring that all steps of the process have been followed prior to releasing any code.
8. Provides application and production support as needed to the departments and systems that they support.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:
1. Bachelor''s degree or equivalent experience in a business or technology related field.
2. Minimum of seven to ten years’ experience in the financial services industry, supporting buy-side technology.
3. Strong technical skills including a solid understanding of underlying relevant technical architecture and business processes.
4. Proven ability to efficiently utilize resources and communicate with others, both verbally and in writing.