Business Analyst – SQL & Zeus

Business Analyst – SQL & Zeus

ProViso Consulting


• This project focuses on the Zeus application as the modernization/replacement of the legacy Middle Office application, Trade Management (TM). The Middle Office application has to with post-trade processing. HM’s group specifically deals with the Middle Office workflow. The project is mid-way through its phases.

Candidate Value Proposition:

• The successful candidate will be joining a high performing team that adapts to new technology and integrates for Front, Middle and Back Office applications.

Typical Day in Role:

• Testing and deployment of new applications – engaged with the development team on a day-to-day basis (3-4 hours daily), to flesh out requirements and understand defects etc.
• Analyze highly complex business requirements; generate technical specifications to design or redesign complex software components and applications
• Act as an expert technical resource for modeling, simulation and analysis efforts
• Leverage industry best practices to design, test, implement and support a solution
• Assure quality security and compliance requirements are met for supported area
• Be flexible and thrive in an evolving environment – Adapt to change quickly and adjust work accordingly in a positive manner
• Minor production support on both applications (TM and Zeus)
• Work with business sponsors, business partners in Middle Office, and engaging with some of the Front Office team members on the project team side

Candidate Requirements/Must Have Skills:

• 10 + years’ Business Analyst experience within the financial industry.
• Capital markets (equities) is highly preferred, as this experience will play a key role in performance and ability to assimilate to the role.
• 5 + years’ Recent project experience supporting Front and Middle Office applications in Capital Markets – ideally within the Equity space
• 5 + years’ recent project experience creating SQL Queries
• 5 + years’ experience with Agile projects

Nice-To-Have Skills:

• Candidate needs to have strong knowledge of the Equity life cycle and how trades and settlements are completed
• Recent experience with the Fidessa product will be highly prioritized – banks including RBC, BMO and TD are currently using this application and will be highly transferrable for this assignment
• Understanding of FIX protocol
• Scrum Training / Certifications is a plus

Soft Skills Required:

• Good communication skills to articulate to development team, product owner and respective managers
• Strong analytical skills
• Strong team player


• Bachelor’s degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related field required

Candidate Review & Selection:

• 2 Rounds: 2 Microsoft teams 1 hour Interview
• Hiring Manager’s availability to interview: ASAP

Additional Notes:

• Fidessa experience is highly preferred and will be prioritized
• The successful BA will be dynamic by nature and excel under pressure. They will also have a strong understanding of workflow processes and how it impacts the larger structure with the bank.

Job Details



8 Months



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