Shareholder Services IT Business Analyst, State Street Global Advisors, VP

Recruiter
State Street Corporation
Location
London, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive
Posted
01 Aug 2022
Closes
31 Aug 2022
Ref
16155413
Job Function
Other
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Who we are looking for

We are currently seeking a business analyst to be a part of the technology group that supports the Shareholder Services business team and their applications. This role will work with the various business teams globally (including Shareholder Services and Portfolio Management) as well as other technology teams.
The successful candidate will have a strong understanding of the business and technology, build partnerships, foster close collaboration and work hand in hand with the business and technology teams. The candidate must also be able to clearly communicate with both business and technology teams globally.

This role can be performed in a hybrid model, where you can balance work from home and office to match your needs and role requirements.

Why this role is important to us

The team you will be joining is a part of State Street Global Advisors, one of the largest asset managers in the world. We partner with many of the world's largest, most sophisticated investors and financial intermediaries to help them reach their goals through a rigorous, research-driven investment process. With over four decades of experience and trillions of dollars in assets under management, we offer one of the broadest selections of services across asset classes, risk profiles, regions and styles. As pioneers in index, ETF, and ESG investing, we are always inventing new ways to invest.
Join us if making your mark in the asset management industry from day one is a challenge you are up for.

What you will be responsible for
As the IT Business Analyst for Shareholder Services, you will
  • Partner with multiple global stakeholders to understand and document the requirements for new enhancements and system builds.
  • Translate requirements into actionable stories for the development team.
  • Work with the various teams to help troubleshoot issues or user questions that may arise.
  • Establish relationships with cross-functional stakeholders to understand the data, system, and operational interdependencies of each domain
  • Maintain project artifacts, document lessons learned, and continuously refine and streamline the framework to implement technology solutions that facilitate new commercial/ business growth initiatives
  • Assist in writing and executing test cases for new development stories.
  • Help coordinate testing with the business teams and obtaining sign off from the teams when testing is successfully completed.
  • Assist with any data analysis as needed.

What we value
These skills will help you succeed in this role:
  • Experience with project management tools and system development methodology
  • Highly organized, and ability to manage multiple related projects
  • Detailed knowledge of the Asset Management or Investment Management industry
  • Excellent communication skills and confidence in dealing with all levels of the organization, both internal and external
  • Solid presentation skills
  • Ability to work independently to drive projects forward

Education & Preferred Qualifications
  • Qualified degree
  • Financial Services background, including investment or asset management
  • Information technology expertise

Are you the right candidate? Yes!
We truly believe in the power that comes from the diverse backgrounds and experiences our employees bring with them. Although each vacancy details what we are looking for, we don't necessarily need you to fulfil all of them when applying. If you like change and innovation, seek to see the bigger picture, make data driven decisions and are a good team player, you could be a great fit.

About State Street Global Advisors
What We Do. As the asset management arm of State Street Corporation, State Street Global Advisors has served the world's governments, institutions and financial advisors for over four decades. With a rigorous, risk-aware approach built on research, analysis and market-tested experience, we build from a breadth of active and index strategies to create cost-effective solutions. As stewards, we help portfolio companies see that what is fair for people and sustainable for the planet can deliver long-term performance. And, as pioneers in index, ETF, and ESG investing, we are always inventing new ways to invest. As a result, we have become one of the world's largest asset managers with trillions of dollars under our care.
Our Mission. At State Street Global Advisors our mission is to invest responsibly to enable economic prosperity and social progress. We are driven by a desire to help our clients, and those who rely on them, achieve a better future. We have a long history of developing innovative investment strategies to provide our clients with reliable and transparent returns, cost-effectively, and without excessive risk.
Work, Live and Grow. We make all efforts to create a great work environment. Our benefits packages are competitive and comprehensive. Details vary by location, but you may expect generous medical care, insurance and savings plans, among other perks. You'll have access to Flexible Work Programs to help you match your needs. And our wealth of development programs and educational support will help you reach your full potential.
Inclusion, Diversity and Social Responsibility. We truly believe our employees' diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives are a powerful contributor to creating an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and reach their maximum potential while adding value to both our organization and our clients. We warmly welcome candidates of diverse origin, background, ability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and personality. Another fundamental value at State Street is active engagement with our communities around the world, both as a partner and a leader. You will have tools to help balance your professional and personal life, paid volunteer days, matching gift programs and access to employee networks that help you stay connected to what matters to you.
State Street is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.
Company: State Street Global Advisors
Work, Live and Grow. We make all efforts to create a great work environment. Our benefits packages are competitive and comprehensive. Details vary by location, but you may expect generous medical care, insurance and savings plans, among other perks. You'll have access to Flexible Work Programs to help you match your needs. And our wealth of development programs and educational support will help you reach your full potential.
Inclusion, Diversity and Social Responsibility. We truly believe our employees' diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives are a powerful contributor to creating an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and reach their maximum potential while adding value to both our organization and our clients. We warmly welcome candidates of diverse origin, background, ability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and personality. Another fundamental value at State Street is active engagement with our communities around the world, both as a partner and a leader. You will have tools to help balance your professional and personal life, paid volunteer days, matching gift programs and access to employee networks that help you stay connected to what matters to you.
State Street is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.
Company: State Street Global Advisors

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