Business Analyst – Market Risk

Business Analyst – Market Risk

ProViso Consulting

Business Group:

• GWRT Product Technology group

Project Need:

• Position is for a BA working on Peak Platform (this is a trade booking platform and market data for derivative products)
• Reason for request: Workload

Candidate Value Proposition:

• The successful candidate will have the opportunity to engage with multiple business lines Globally, while utilizing new technology in a microservice environment changing rapidly

Typical Day in the Role:

• Works with key stakeholders within all business functions to align technology solutions with business strategies
• Gathers requirements from business units and translates those to programmers and developers Prepares cost-benefit and return-on-investment analyses to aid in decisions on system implementation
• Demonstrates an informed knowledge of business functions to resolve problems and capitalize on improvement opportunities
• Supports one or more highly complex business processes
• Works on multiple projects as a project team member
• Serves as a liaison between the business community and the IT organization in order to provide technical solutions to meet user needs

Initiatives include:

• Working with the business line (product control time) to develop technology solution for IPV process. BA is expected to collect requirements and to work with another technology group that is completing the calculations
• Collect requirements on Market Risk Factors – he/she will come up with sourcing strategy to onboard to new platform


• Microservice infrastructure (this is a web-based application)

Must have skills:

• 3 + years’ experience as a BA, gathering requirements, working closely with business users to create documentation
• Knowledge of Market Data and Market Risk within Capital Markets (minimum 3 years’)
• Microservice API Service experience (1 year or 1 Recent project)
• Ability to read and write SQL queries (minimum 3 years’)
• Experience working within Unix environments for command lines and shell scripting (minimum 3 years’ experience)

Soft Skills:

• Good communication skills required to work with the group

Nice to have skills:

• Programming skills are a nice to have

Job Details



6 months



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