Business Analysts - Fixed Income
New York, NY
- Important to have substantial buy side experience
- Experienced in designing and building portfolio management systems
- Experience in the portfolio management product Charles River is a plus
- 8+ years of experience in relevant field
- Experience in the order management product Longview is a plus
Candidate will be part of a core team tasked to build new Analytics Platform for End client Global Asset Management. The platform will empower business teams to generate differentiating insight and provide centralized division-wide solution to provide consistent and accurate data used to generate analytics.
The Front Office Business Analyst performs Business and systems analysis and completes related documentation to improve workflow and operating efficiency for End client Asset management. The incumbent will also make recommendations to standardize procedures and processes and to introduce new technology or improve existing technology. This position will be aligned with front-office investment systems including interfacing with users and vendors and working with various internal and external partners to define To Be system.
Knowledge of Buy side front office Portfolio Management, Optimization and Construction systems is a must. Strong understanding of at least one asset class ( Fixed Income / Equities ) is necessary for this role. Experience with Order Management Systems is strongly desired. The candidate is supposed to have prior knowledge of the basics of buy side business processes and data underpinning the business.
Moderate to strong technical skills with trading platforms in regards to configuration, setup, support and messaging (FIX, MQ)
Experience with Bloomberg AIM, LVTS and Charles River trading systems helpful.
Experience with Alternative Trading Systems, Black Mountain Everest, Brokerage Firm Point/Bloomberg PORT, Market Axess, Tradeweb, is good to have.
Proven ability to build and write business requirements, Ability to multi-task and work as part of a team and Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills are necessary for this role.
Proficiency in SQL, Mat Lab, R, Python and statistical / Data science exposure is highly desirable.
Overall Business Analysis experience in Investment Management / Captial Markets are of more than 8 years is desirable.