Business Analyst - Investment Banking Compliance IT - £65k

£55000 - £65000 per annum + benefits & bonus
03 Sep 2013
01 Oct 2013
Andrew Langthorne
Full Time

Business Analyst - Investment Banking Compliance IT - £75k

My client is a T1 investment bank who require a business analyst to join their Compliance IT team to work on projects to develop the landscape/architecture of the data flows consumed by Compliance applications globally across the investment bank.


  • Analyze and understand requirements from key stake holders and translate it for development team
  • Coordinate with development team for design , development and testing
  • Develop the test strategy and test the functionality.
  • Data analysis for trade, positions and reference data systems


  • Understand the trade flows and have a good exposure to asset classes of equities, fixed income and derivatives
  • Good analytical ability to understand business flow and capability to go to the details.
  • Excellent SQL skills and background in code development
  • Excellent communication skills with onsite offshore communications exposure.
  • Ability to understand relational model and referential integrity.
  • Exposure to SDLC Documentation standards
  • Excellent articulation of business concepts with visio aid as required.
  • Testing strategy work exposure preferred.
  • Well versed in Excel vlookup , pivot,
  • Strong IT skills and background, especially in the financial services industry; comfortable with computer based tools, processes and workflows.
  • Experience with Actimize and/or Mantas.
  • Experience in SQL server, Oracle and Sybase.
  • Hands on experience in Infomatica, UNIX, Perl, Autosys, and Java.
  • Expert in data analysis and well acquainted with Trade life cycle.
  • Process oriented with focus on change and release management.
  • Quick learner; strong analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to attend many tasks simultaneously, with frequently changing priorities.
  • Must be independent and creative in approach to problems and issues and proactive.
  • Extremely organized, excellent oral and written communication skills, particularly in documenting code releases.
  • Able to multi-task and prioritize a demanding and varied workload.
  • Excellent attention to detail.

Please submit your CV in Word format for a confidential discussion