eTrading Business Analyst

Recruiter
Morgan McKinley
Location
London, United Kingdom
Salary
Competitive
Posted
18 Jan 2023
Closes
02 Feb 2023
Ref
18496105
Job Function
Other
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
Job Summary
  • London
  • Permanent
  • JN -012023-1922522
  • Jan 16, 2023
  • Competitive

Job Description
eTrading Business Analyst

eTrading Business Analyst

An Investment Bank are looking for an eTrading Business Analyst to join them on a permanent basis.

The Role Responsibilities

An Investment Bank are currently accelerating its Digital Transformation agenda and a key part of this transition is an investment into its Financial Markets electronic trading and e-commerce capability. To help deliver on this commitment, we have an exciting opportunity for a Business Analyst to join our Global Rates and Credit eTrading Development Team.

• In this role, you will work closely with the team to analyse requirements for Rates & Credit Electronic Trading workflows (pricing, trading, contributions, regulatory reporting, etc) and ensure the smooth delivery software development projects in a timely, controlled and predictable manner using Agile methodology.

• You'll use your strong interpersonal skills to identify and engage with project stakeholders and then manage ongoing communications to ensure all are kept informed at an appropriate level.

• As the Business Analyst, you'll be the driving force for end-to-end requirements capture, implementation and rollout to Production users. You will be working closely with the Product Owner(s) to drive the feature backlog in the required priority order.

• ION MarketView is a key component of our eTrading platform providing pricing and trading integration for D2C and D2D markets. We also have a number of in house developed components which deliver a rich electronic trading platform for Bonds and IRS for the Rates and Credit businesses.

Key Accountabilities

• Manage the end-to-end requirements analysis of complex system solutions using Agile methodology, establishing and helping to shape project constraints and scope.

• Manage relationships and communication with all project stakeholders

• Help to capture a product backlog for all the requirements for the projects they work on

• Participate in design discussions to ensure implementation aligns with business requirements and use cases

• Support the rollout of requirements to Production users and help to ensure feature uptake is successful

• Participate in process improvement initiatives to make improve delivery

• Participate in testing where required.

• Coordinate and organise changes with external vendors, markets, ECNs and infrastructure teams

• Writing documentation, user guides, regular demos

Key Stakeholders

• Rates and Credit Electronic Sales and Trading Desks

Our Ideal Candidate

• Bachelors in Computer Science or related technical field (or equivalent experience).

Business & Product Knowledge

• Experience of working in the eCommerce technology function of an Investment Bank, Financial Services Company or Technology Company.

• Understanding of pricing and electronic trading for Bonds (Credit and Government) and Interest Rate Swaps. FXOptions experience would be a nice to have.

• Understanding of different types of business workflows used in fixed income trading and the various nuances of various fixed income electronic trading platforms.

• Strong experience of ION MarketView components. Detailed knowledge of the functional capabilities and customisation possible for MMI.NET , D2C & D2D Connectivity Gateways, TOMS, PXE, REFDATA, VMO, Run List Manager, PosKeep and PTV.

• Understanding of post trade workflows and regulatory requirements for eCommerce activity

• Understanding of the various bodies of regulation that impacts financial markets today

Technical Skills/Knowledge

• Have data querying skills using tools such as SQL, Excel, Q

• Understanding of the FIX API protocol would be a strong advantage.

• Experience of using source control systems, in particular GIT and maven build & packaging would be a strong advantage.

Role Specific Competencies

• Strong hands-on experience of the ION MarketView product.

• Knowledge of Fixed Income eTrading environment in Rates and/or Credit businesses

• Strong communication skills both verbal and written. Ability to effectively interact with business stakeholders.

• Troubleshooting skills in a complex trading environment including pricing and trade capture issues.

• Strong Linux experience including shell scripting and python scripting

• Experience of using source control systems, in particular GIT and maven build & packaging.

Morgan McKinley is acting as an Employment Agency and references to pay rates are indicative.

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