Sr Business Analyst

New York City Metropolitan Area (Hybrid)
175k – 200k with discretionary bonus

Job Description


  • Work with middle office and controllers professionals to understand and produce business and functional requirements and collaborate with the development teams to implement solutions
  • Track and maintain project plans, risk matrices, issues lists, and all related project artifacts to ensure successful implementation of related engagements
  • Communicate effectively with stakeholders and build relationships on a continuous basis
  • Develop test cases and participate in QA Testing
  • Develop end-user training materials and deliver training to a broad user base
  • Assist with the analysis of middle office platform processes and capabilities and the ongoing development of a technology strategy
  • Partner with the business to ensure SLAs and other key metrics are met or exceeded
  • Identify best practices for optimizing system use both internally and externally
  • Act as an escalation point for support issues and increase in-house functional support resolution
  • Act as a technical SME


  • 8+​ years industry full cycle experience of SDLC methodologies and approaches, including refining business requirements and defining functional specifications
  • Experience with Business Analysis methodologies, use case modelling, user stories, etc.
  • Excellent conceptualization, analytical, and logic skills
  • Excellent communications skills, with the ability to work with business users as well as other members of the technical staff
  • Deep understanding of the middle office and controller functions (e.g. investment accounting, reconciliation, cash management, etc.)
  • Experience with a leading fund accounting platform required. (Geneva or VPM ideally)
  • Experience working with data warehouses and business intelligence platforms
  • Technical experience with application infrastructure, including servers, DB, networking
  • Knowledge of credit instruments (Bank Loans, Bonds, Derivatives, etc.)
  • Experience with SQL is preferred
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize and to deliver multiple projects on time and within budget
  • Adept at listening and soliciting feedback middle office users and stakeholders
  • Must be self-directed and motivated while being a solid team player with a strong work ethic
  • Ability to thrive in a high-intensity, faced paced environment
  • PMP Certification is a nice to have.