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Categories: Information Technology
The person will participate at various levels in all technology related initiatives from inception to implementation and support. Through in-depth knowledge of the business, this position will document business processes, develop needs analysis, document functional & technical specifications, perform system & user acceptance testing, and effectively communicate specific financial concepts to development and testing staff.
- Act as project manager, business analyst, subject matter expert, and tester for small to mid-sized technology initiatives spanning the entire investment lifecycle
- Provide documentation, testing, and support for back office and reporting systems.
- Liaise between developers and investment or finance professionals to deliver risk management and performance reports and back office system enhancements
- Drive data quality improvements across systems
- Work with development team to drive SDLC process and ensure work products are in alignment with requirements
- Experienced in analysis and support for investment related systems (i.e. trading, research management, accounting, financial data warehouse)
- Experience working with risk management reporting, return & performance reporting, trade reporting
- Comfortable writing moderately complex queries using Microsoft SQL Server 2005+ databases
- Hands on experience using Bloomberg or other major market data provider
- Strong understanding of software development lifecycle
- Understanding of data warehousing concepts a plus
- Understanding of investment risk and performance calculations
- Strong understanding of equity and equity derivatives
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Advanced degree or equivalent experience
- CFA or working towards CFA a plus
Randstad Technologies is an EOE-M/F/V/D and is a wholly owned subsidiary of Randstad Holding nv, a $22.5 billion global provider of HR services and the second largest staffing organization in the world.