Business Analyst / Market Risk / Quant - Investment Bank

Location: Sydney
Contract Type: Contract
Specialisation: Technology
REF: 2148726020
Multiple roles available for Risk / BA / Quant are required to join a leading Investment Bank to assist with risk projects

Are you a successful strong Compliance/Risk BA/Quant with solid background in investment banking? Don't look any further! You must have hands on Business analysis core expertise (not Ops or MO), capital markets, investment banking, VAR, market risk or P&L. Must have end to end experience across all asset classes: FI, Treasury, FX or commodities or derivatives 

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:  
  • Business requirements gathering and documentation - working closely with the Business and the IT team
  • Implementing both thin and thick client applications
  • Responsible for producing detailed technical/functional specifications
  • Automating clearing processes
  • Liaising with architects and developers, mapping out the system & process functionality 
  • Integrating data feeds into downstream trading application streams 
  • Successful candidate will be working closely with development teams assisting with any build/development work allocations 
  • Conducting QA testing on trading applications
    Process/system analysis and solution definition - working with IT to define solution architecture in line with business requirements and operating model principles.  
  • Liaising with both technology and business stakeholders - ie. Sales/ Traders, Middle Office, Product Control, Risk, Collateral Management
 Successful candidate must have the following experience:  
  • A min of 5 years Business Analysis experience gained within Investment Banking environment
  • Must have previous experience working with FX, Commodities, Fixed Income, Derivatives etc (5years+)
  • Must have strong Market risk experience
  • In addition to BA skills, Quant experience would be required for one of the roles
  • Ideally exp working as a BA or SME implementing risk engine systems (inhouse or vendor)
  • Must have previous experience working in the front office or MO environment
  • QA experience and writing test scripts 
  • Outstanding workflows, data mapping, interfaces skills 
  • Must have detailed Documentation experience - able to draft detailed business, technical/ functional requirements, and relevant governance documentation relevant to productionisation/ service transition requirements
  • Stakeholder and vendor management skills
  • Understanding of process methodologies with project and systems development life cycle experience.   
  • Ability to lead and manage detailed analysis work independently 
This is a high profile challenging opportunity which will enable you to enhance your Financial services experience.   
Please send your CV for consideration, you will only be contacted if you experience matches the clients requirements. If you are not selected for this role your CV will be retained on file and you will be contacted for any other suitable roles.