derivatives analyst, Toronto

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randstad canada
job type
temporary
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job details

posted
location
toronto, ontario
sector
technologies
job type
temporary
reference number
2145940PROEN
contact
randstad canada
apply now

job description

Are you a Business Analyst with the knowledge of the derivatives? Do you have knowledge of Investment Operations and Trading Lifecycle? Would you like to work for a major financial institution?

If yes, then we might have an opportunity for you.

One of our clients is looking for a Business Analyst - Derivatives & Trading for a 6 months contract.

Responsibilities

• Identifying, analyzing and validating the needs for the Derivatives end-to-end lifecycle, including Trade Execution, Valuation, Settlements, Hedge Accounting, etc.
• Documenting the business and technical requirements a variety of formats: Business Requirements Document (BRD), Data Mapping Spreadsheets, Use Cases, User Stories
• Modelling and analyzing current state processes, identifying gaps, facilitate process changes to address those gaps for future processes.
• Data mapping
• Facilitating prioritization of needs with sponsor and stakeholders
• Evangelizing and advocating the needs of our business sponsor with others
• Translating the business needs for the technology team which helps them build an effective software solution
• Identifying and raising key risks, issues, and dependencies
• Developing test strategies and test plans

Skills and Knowledge
• Knowledge of a range of derivative instruments (futures, options, SWAPs, Repos, etc.)
• Understanding of Investment Operations and data needs through the trading lifecycle.
• Ability to analyze business processes and high-level requirements to translate into detailed business requirements.
• Delivering on successful initiatives in a timely manner based on project success criteria and team goals
• Strong interpersonal skills will all levels of management, staff, outside vendors, contractors, and consultants.
• Communicating effectively verbally and in writing
• Collaborating with business experts, sponsors, the project manager, tech leads and developers, and quality assurance team to ensure successful, quick delivery
• Working across time zones and locations (we have offices in Montreal, Toronto, Boston & Asia)
• Facilitating complex stakeholder management
• Adhering to our project methodologies Agile SCRUM and RUP/iterative development and waterfall
• Knowledge and experience in Derivatives

Apply today!

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