Business Analyst - Capital Markets

Job Title: Business Analyst - Capital Markets
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Melbourne CBD, Victoria
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: TR/008924_1639450097
Contact Name: Erika Ventura
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Job Published: December 14, 2021 13:48

Job Description

FinXL I.T Professional Services is an innovative Australian owned company providing our clients with technology enabled business solutions and consulting services.
As the 'go-to' mid-tier Service Provider for many Australian and International clients, FinXL enjoys a diverse client portfolio, boasting some of the industry's leading: Telecommunication, Banking and Finance and Commercial Corporations, along with many State and Federal Government Departments.

We are looking for a Business Analyst with Capital Markets expertise, as a member of the business analyst CM team there is a strong focus on a consulting or delivery engagement background. A typical role would be to work as a facilitator between business and information technology team on delivery of business solutions.

As A Business Analyst you will be:

  • Gathering requirements in several areas such as Reference, Master and third-party Data applications, Derivatives back office platforms, Securitisation (Both Asset & Conduit) and asset servicing system.
  • Creating the requirement artifacts e.g. functional specification document, Use cases, requirement traceability matrix, business test cases and process mapping documents, user stories for agile projects.
  • Conducting requirement workshops, SME interviewing for requirement engineering and prioritisation.
  • Applying current regulations and initiatives such as EMIR/Dodd Frank and have familiarity with concepts of Trade Repositories, LEI and CCP clearing
  • Communicating the impact of emerging technologies to clients and advise upon the potential introduction of such technology
  • Undertaking feasibility studies for major IT developments incorporating costs and benefits, and present proposals to clients

Experience required:

  • N-depth experience of OTC derivatives Trade Life-Cycle, pricing and valuation, CCP framework, DMP
  • IT experience on systems supporting IRS, CDS, equity swaps, FX
  • Knowledge of investment/portfolio strategies such as liability driven investing, emerging market neutral etc
  • Ability to work with end users to define business requirements using techniques such as user stories / use cases
  • Strong Finance Business Analysis experience (Finance / Risk / Regulatory) with knowledge of regulatory rules and produce base level specification.
  • Strong ability to describe requirements and functions to developers.
  • Experience of working in an agile delivery environment.
  • Demonstrable experience in areas like collateral management transaction lifecycle, risk management & compliance (Basel II, III FSA regulation…etc), Credit and counterparty risk identification and measurement, Market Risk identification and measurement, Liquidity risk measurement, reporting and management, Risk Regulation & Compliance, Risk Governance, Strategy and Policy.

Next steps:

  • Roll your mouse over to that Apply Now button if you think your skills and experience fit the bill for this role. Submitted CVs must be in Word.