Business Analyst

Hired by Matrix, Inc.
23 Mar 2019
31 Mar 2019
Job role
Contract type
Full time
Scope of Work Our Client is seeking a Fixed Income Business Analyst with mid to senior level experience (8+ years) in the Financial Industry, specifically Fixed Income. Responsibilities The Business Analyst will work with systems and business personnel to develop business specifications based off of business needs. The business analyst may also develop test plans and test decks. Qualifications Education Undergraduate (B.S.) degree in Finance, Economics, Business, or Information System is preferred. Experience Minimum of 8+ years' experience in the Financial Industry, specifically Fixed Income. Experience with Blackrock Aladdin is highly desirable. Previous experience with Bloomberg data is a big plus. Previous working experience with fixing income quant team is desirable. In–depth understanding of various Fixed Income instruments and their analytics, characteristics and benchmarks with proven knowledge of Derivatives and its processes is required. Systems Development Life Cycle (SDLC) experience is preferred. Must be highly proficient in data manipulation and writing SQL queries. Hands–on experience with any investment trading system, or performance attribution system is a plus. Ability to manage small team or projects is highly desirable. Skills Candidate must have highly developed analytical, conceptual and problem–solving skill sets. Position requires the ability to quickly trouble shoot issues and think outside the box. Demonstrated ability to learn quickly and connect the dots, as well as demonstrate drive, resourcefulness, and personal ownership of assignments. Ability to work independently is critical, as is the ability to work effectively in a diverse team environment and actively participate in assessing impact of requested changes on existing processes. Possess excellent communication and interpersonal skills and comfortable working with all levels of an organization's technology and business groups. Proficient with MS Excel, MS Word, MS Visio and PowerPoint. Prior experience with JIRA and Confluence is a plus. Please submit your resume for consideration. Once submitted, feel free to contact Sanka at for additional information. Approx. Duration 6 monthsRTH About Hired by Matrix Hired by Matrix, Inc. founded in 1986, is a certified Woman–Owned Business Enterprise (WBE) dedicated to providing the highest quality of job opportunities to our candidates and staffing services to our clients. We are a full service staffing firm with experience recruiting and delivering for IT, Accounting Finance, Administrative Clerical, Clinical Scientific, and Marketing disciplines. Our long history in the staffing industry and dedication to excellence are the key differentiators that have fueled our success for over 30 years. As the staffing industry evolves, Hired by Matrix Inc. continues to develop and grow. By combining our expertise with a keen understanding of each client's needs, we are able to source for the most qualified candidates. Our commitment to servicing our clients corresponds with our commitment to finding the perfect match between our clients and candidates and maintaining our relationships long term. Hired by Matrix offers our contract professionals competitive salaries, benefits after 60 days and a 401k option after one year. Equal Opportunity Employer WBENC Certified WOSB Certified CEO Sharon Olzerowicz serves on the WBENC Board and is a long–standing member of the Forum Governing Group. Connect with us on LinkedIn and see how we can impact your career! Hired by Matrix Career Center httpbit.lyHbMCareers httpbit.lyHbMCareers