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eCommerce Agile Business Analyst/Project Manager - Front office Trading - Investment Banking

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Recruiter: Adlam Consulting
Listed on: 23rd June
Location: London
Salary/Rate: £650 - £800
Salary Notes: 650 - 800 per day
Type: Contract
Start Date: ASAP

eCommerce Agile Business Analyst/Project Manager - Front office Trading - Investment Banking 

Looking for a Global Markets Front Office e-commerce Business Analyst / Project Manager for both EQD and fixed income products this is part of a Client & Sales Facing Team

Essential skills

  • Strong experience as a Business Analyst, or strong experience as a Business Analyst with PM experience, or ex-Software Developer with relevant experience in a trading environment
  • Strong analytical and interpersonal skills as well as reporting capabilities
  • Strong communication and presentation skills both verbal and written
  • Experience in defining and executing end-to-end tests on trading systems
  • Experience in defining and detailing acceptance criteria
  • Experience with working with in-house development teams

Core Competencies

  • Business Analysis skills
  • Project management skills
  • Systems verification skills
  • Ability to liaise effectively with developers, business and other stakeholders
  • Ability to work effectively as part of a formal project process
  • Business oriented, positive, resilient, full of stamina with a clear focus on results and deliveries
  • Be creative, innovative, pro-active and convincing in terms of finding solutions
  • Reliable and demonstrates strong ownership of assigned perimeter

Desirable

  • Strong understanding of the trading business and associated products
  • Prior exposure to trading systems used by clients (such as Bloomberg, or similar)
  • Experience in testing complex flows distributed across multiple systems
  • Have a good understanding of Capital Market deal flow from pricing to booking

You will need proven experience in working with the business and IT teams to analyse ongoing functional change within complex chains of systems and validate the implementation by actively participating to the UAT phase.

This role combines business analysis and project management, with the exact split to be determined on a project by project basis. Experience in both disciplines is preferred.

The role is highly client facing and will involve a strong interaction particularly with Product Management, Sales, Trading and Compliance in the Front Office.

The role

  • Liaise with business sponsors and users  to capture business requirements and provide functional specifications
  • Define, coordinate and execute front to back business level testing and the validation of new business-critical functionalities and/or bug fixes
  • Daily engagement with users to gather feedback and details about the usage of the applications maintained by the team
  • Provide and maintain user guides
  • Liaise with Development  teams to ensure accurate functional coverage and validate test scenarios
  • Ensure all functional requirements are fully satisfied to a high quality prior to release
  • Identify and escalate risks and issues

Inside IR35 ; Partly Remote / Hybrid

Adlam Consulting operates as an Employment Agency & an Employment Business Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location

Contact Name: Adlam Consulting Limited
Reference: TJ/7528/JSADL03156
Job ID: 3093703



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