Cash Electronic Execution Business Analyst

Singapore, Singapore
Competitive salary
15 Oct 2021
17 Oct 2021
Job role
Business analyst, CFO
The IT Business Lead Analyst is a senior-level position responsible for liaising between business users and technologists to exchange information in a concise, logical and understandable way in coordination with the Technology team. The overall objective of this role is to contribute to continuous iterative exploration and investigation of business performance and other measures to gain insight and drive business planning.

  • Provide input during development and implementation phases, including formulation and definition of systems scope, objectives and necessary system enhancements for complex, high-impact projects
  • Identify and communicate risks and impacts and propose risk mitigation options, considering business implications of the application of technology to the current business environment
  • Consult with business clients to determine system functional specifications and partner with multiple management teams and other units to meet organizational objectives
  • Evaluate new IT developments and evolving business requirements and recommend appropriate systems alternatives and/or enhancements to current systems by analyzing business processes, systems and industry standards
  • Provide in-depth and sophisticated analyses with interpretive thinking to define problems, develop innovative solutions and influence strategic functional decisions
  • Supervise day-to-day staff management issues, including resource management, work allocation, mentoring/coaching and other duties and functions as assigned
  • Appropriately assess risk when business decisions are made, demonstrating particular consideration for the firm's reputation and safeguarding Citigroup, its clients and assets, by driving compliance with applicable laws, rules and regulations, adhering to Policy, applying sound ethical judgment regarding personal behavior, conduct and business practices, and escalating, managing and reporting control issues with transparency.


  • 8-12 years of experience
  • Proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, Visio, PowerPoint) with extensive experience using Excel for data analysis
  • Experience with all phases of Software Development Life Cycle
  • Comprehensive knowledge of the principles of business analysis


  • Bachelor's degree/University degree or equivalent experience
  • Master's degree preferred

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Business analysis effort to deliver critical projects
  • Requirements gathering to Citi standards
  • Management of project deliveries - business, tech mandatory and regulatory, as assigned
  • Resolve day-day project issues and conflicting workload priorities
  • Reporting on project statuses, next steps and issues / risks to stakeholders and sponsors
  • Assisting and supporting user community with change management

- Overseeing production of test cases

- Ensuring release contents understood by the business, including producing release notes

- Tracking release cycles

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required:

  • Experience:
    • Significant Business Analysis / Project management experience across the full project lifecycle (requirements, design, development, testing and deployment).
    • Proven delivery record of managing multiple projects involving process change and technology enhancements.
    • Electronic execution exposure, particularly in the Cash Equities area around Algorithms trading, SMART Order Router , market data , connectivity & reference data
    • Knowledge of building Ultra low latency infra platform including FPGA services
    • Strong knowledge on managing the low latency infrastructure project for electronic execution platform
    • Understanding of regulatory constraints and experience in delivering regulatory projects is extremely desirable
    • Detailed and specific experience with the full Cash lifecycle required

  • Skill set requires evidence of :
    • Ability to handle complex projects independently
    • Problem-solving and facilitation skills
    • Knowledge of the key functions and processes of Cash business
    • Self-motivation and prioritization of tasks and actions to hit deadlines according to business priorities
    • Strong inter-personal skills
    • Enthusiastic and proactive approach
    • Good attention to detail and relevant product knowledge

Job Family Group:

Job Family:
Business Analysis / Client Services

Time Type:

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