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Fixed Income Business Analyst

  • Location: Singapore
  • Sector: Finance
  • Salary: up to $9,200 per month
  • Job type: Contract/Interim/Temporary
  • Date posted: 25/08/2020
  • Job reference: CT 2508-01

Fixed Income Business Analyst (12 months contract)


JOB SCOPE

 

We are partnering with an international bank in search for an experience Business Analyst with 3-5 years of experience in Fixed Income, someone who is familiar with Front-to-Back Office operations – product knowledge, pricing, trading, trade capture, settlements.

As a Business Analyst, you will be involved in projects, enhancements, bug fixes, and second line support activities, working in a dynamic global team with software engineers, project managers, business stakeholders, operational partners and other technical experts globally.

 

 

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

 

  • Interact with the users to gather core business requirements and or assist with the support of both UAT/DR. This includes the documentation of the requirements for socialization to the relevant parties.

  • Design smart and scalable solutions following the banks development standards with a view of Front to Back solutions where industrialization of processes and maximization of STP is paramount where possible.

  • Creation of Business Requirement Documentation and Functional Specifications following the banks internal standards.

  • Coordinate with other teams within GTO Engineering and Global Technology Operations as well as the respective counterparts on the business side providing strong support from the position of a partner.

  • Be an active part of the Analyst community and contribute to the progression of standards within the bank.

  • Take a leadership role within the team from an analysis perspective and be the reference point for analysis processes and standards.

  • Provide 2nd line support and business analysis services to Front Office and Operations staff looking at and resolving application issues from a development and solution perspective.

  • Provide accurate status updates to Senior Management and engage all relevant stakeholders in partnership.

 

 

SKILLS & QUALIFICATIONS

 

  • Experience of capturing requirements and liaising directly with senior business stakeholders

  • Played a leading/major role on design and implementation of large scale complex system development such as Bloomberg Trading System (BTS TOMS) or similar trading platforms in the Fixed Income domain

  • Fixed Income Front Office exposure required (Product Knowledge, Pricing, Trading, Trade Capture, settlements).

  • Repo trading - Product Knowledge, Trade booking, SBL, Tri-party trades using Martini or similar Repo platforms.

  • Trade and Settlement life cycle knowledge

  • Understanding of the clearing lifecycle with Asian and European CCP’s (LCH and SGX) for both House and client flows.

  • Middle and Back office processes (trade validation, fixing, settlements, accounting, confirmation, clearing)

  • The ability to document clear and precise business requirements and be able to marry this to the appropriate technology solution and present this for approval to senior technology counterparts.

  • Development Estimates and Resource Planning (inclusive of time management and budget ownership for development assignments)

  • Should be well versed with excel / can create macros.

  • Motivated, passionate about technology and the Financial Markets

  • Proactive, self-starter, autonomous, good analytical skills

  • Good team spirit

  • Strong level of Oral and Written English

     

     

    Interested applicants are encouraged to submit their resumes for consideration to cindy.tan@lmarecruitment.com.

     

     

    Company Reg. No.: 201131609D

    Licence No.: 11C4684

    EA Reg No: R1109257

     

     

     


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