Business Analyst - Equity Structured Products

  • HKD65000 - HKD95000 per month
  • Hong Kong
  • CDI, Plein-temps
  • Ambition Hong Kong
  • 09 oct. 17 2017-10-09

Our client is a global bank and is currently looking to add a Business Analyst too there Equity Structured Products team.

  • Global Bank
  • Equity Structured Products
  • Permanent Opportunity

You will be responsible for managing the projects end-to-end and doing the analysis to ensure that the project executed within the required timeframes and budget. Responsibilities cover cross-team coordination between Development Group, Business, Infrastructure, and business users.

The main challenge of this role is to work with various groups within Equities Technology, the business side, infrastructure group and to work in a highly pressured environment

In addition, you will be responsible for gathering business requirements and translate it into system requirements/solution with an integrated or end-to-end view specifically for MYA/Panda/Risk Pricing system

One of the success criteria of this role is to understand not only how the systems work but also how it will support the business requirement and overall business flow.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Prepare project schedule assigned and ensure accuracy of dates and resource assignments and allocation and most importantly, internal and external dependencies
  • Identify and understand project issues and facilitate discussions on solutions with the relevant groups
  • Ensure that all issues are tracked and reported in a timely manner
  • Escalate issues and risks to the relevant parties as necessary
  • Identify and understand project risks and keep track of potential impact to the project in terms of schedule, resources, quality and any regulatory impact
  • Review risks on a regular basis and evaluate if the risks are becoming issues and escalate
  • Prepare regular management reports accurately and in a timely manner
  • Work with users to gain an understanding and an appreciation of current business flows
  • Assist in the evaluation of desired improvements to this process. Discuss impact of changes with all affected development groups
  • Arrange/chair meetings to discuss project status and other discussions related to the project
  • Work with users to gain an understanding and an appreciation of current business flows
  • Fully evaluate desired improvements to this process
  • Discuss impact of changes with all affected development groups
  • Proactively suggest improvements to the process and be willing to discuss these with the Development Groups in Hong Kong, Singapore, and India
  • Document the requirements using the Citigroup standards and ensure it shows the end-to-end business flow and system, identify necessary system changes required
  • Assist in defining the Test Approach for the system changes to be implemented and assist the User Group in queries during the test analysis and test execution phase
  • Coordinate and facilitate User Acceptance Tests
  • Arrange/chair meetings to discuss and clarify requirements

The ideal the candidate will have a University Degree in Computer Science or equivalent with a solid 5+ years of experiences and solid knowledge of Equity Structured Products. Strong communication skills (verbal and written) in English or Chinese (Cantonese and Mandarin). Be a Self-starter with multi-tasking and strong analytical and problem-solving skills, solution-oriented with results driven. Finally be a good team player with the ability to work independently