Senior BA/PM

Technology · New York, New York
Department Technology
Employment Type Contractor
Minimum Experience Manager/Supervisor

SoHo Dragon represents an investment bank with offices in midtown Manhattan. Our client is looking to hire a Senior Business Analyst with strong financial product experience to work with users to gather requirements on various front and back-office applications. Also needs strong analytical skills, ability to anticipate issues, verify the enhancements, and trouble shoot production issues.


  • Interviews will consist of phone screens and or web conference calls
  • W2/1099/C2C are all accepted.


Need strong SQL and analysis skill to data mining and analysis.


Major Responsibilities:

  • Work with business users to understand their needs and document them using various tools
    • Anticipate user needs and propose solutions and alternatives
    • Understand functional and non-functional requirements
  • Work with development teams in building and testing the solutions
  • Maintain active communication channels with all stakeholders on deliverables and report statuses
  • Track all outstanding issues and manage them from initiation to production deployment
  • Ability to multitask and work with multiple teams
  • Manage enhancement requests and production issues.  Able to prioritize and allocate resources effectively
  • Adhere to industry standard BA and PM practices.


Skills

  • Working knowledge of the financial industry - Trade Flow, Account Opening, Product Control
  • Strong verbal, written, and presentation skills
  • Excellent with MS Office tools (Words, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio)
  • Working knowledge of JIRA and familiarity with Agile methodology
  • SQL knowledge and data mining skills
  • Vendor Management
  • Application support


  1. Requirements analysis - Must be able to work with different teams to understand their recon requirements, and understand matching Rules to perform recon
  2. Data Analysis - Must have strong data analysis experience, with ability to identify the required data from different sources. The candidate must be able to analyze the data in different formats.
  3. Manage projects - Must be able to prioritize own work, manage multiple projects, and multi-Task.
    1. Must be able a go getter, be able to work with different business teams, Technical teams, vendor teams, located in different geographical locations and time zones.
    2. Must be able to drive multiple projects in parallel
  4. Personal Skills - Must have strong Written and verbal communication, including technical writing skills. The person must be able to adapt to the dynamic environment and deliver.
  5. Documentation - Must have strong Experience in documenting business and Functional requirements, creating different artifacts (BRD/FRD), flow diagrams. Knowledge/Experience in Visio/Process mapping, and Data mapping.
  6. Technical Skills - Must have strong SQL knowledge. Should be very comfortable with complex database design and queries using joins
    1. Must have technical skills to understand the recon tools being used, and configure the new recons in line with business requirements.
    2. Must have experience and knowledge of MS Office, SharePoint.
  7. Testing Skills - Must have testing skills to identify and test various scenarios in the new recons developed, before handing over the recs to business users
  8. Support - Must be able to provide online support to users on the existing recons.


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  • Location
    New York, New York
  • Department
    Technology
  • Employment Type
    Contractor
  • Minimum Experience
    Manager/Supervisor