Business Analyst (Banking- FM Fx, Trade, Linux), 1 yr Contract

A banking company is looking for a Business Analyst on 1 year contract role, to be based in Singapore
Your new company
You’ll be working for a banking company who is looking for a Business Analyst. This will be 1 year contract role, to be based in Singapore.

Your new role

  • Gather and document business requirements, analyse the technical feasibility with the development teams, write user stories in JIRA
  • Analyse impacts of new product types, including PV risk
  • Support Regression and Progression testing with the QA team, support UAT with end users
  • Test, document and perform migration activities steps in the systems
  • Support user queries on trade or risk value discrepancies, and ongoing BAU support in Production
  • Conduct Business Analysis (eg. gathering user requirements, data analysis) and Coordinate User Acceptance Testing
  • Translate business needs into functional requirements and produce quality documentation

What you'll need to succeed

  • At least 5 years in delivering changes in trading and risk valuation systems.
  • Domain knowledge in trade booking, especially in Razor/Murex
  • Functional knowledge in financial products, particularly in FX
  • Technical skills: Linux
  • Must have extensive knowledge in the reference and market data (rate/ fx /commodities curves, volume surfaces, futures etc).
  • Ability to multi-task and liaise directly with Risk Managers, FM Ops and Finance
  • Familiarity and demonstrates confidence working in an agile development environment
  • Self-starter who can manage timelines, drive/facilitate requirements and communicate with Developers
  • Knowledge of XML, FpML along with XSLT transformation is plus
  • Able to execute Linux commands and troubleshoot application logs in Linux
  • Able to perform basic scripting / EXCEL skills to perform reconciliation or investigation of breaks during migration
  • Strong interpersonal, problem solving and analytical skills
  • Experience working in Financial Markets products especially FX, facing end users (traders, risk managers, product controllers). Ability to work, prioritise and deliver under pressure.
  • Strong communication with an excellent standard of English (written and spoken)
  • Solid knowledge of derivatives trade life-cycling, pricing and risk
  • Experience on either one top tier Front Office vendor system (Murex, FEDS, etc…) or in development of pricing models for Financial Markets.
  • Technical background, SQL and basic scripting knowledge
  • This role is only open to Singaporean or Singapore PR (max 1 month notice period).
  • The max salary range is 11000 SGD - 14000 SGD per month.

What you'll get in return

The company does provide attractive remuneration for their employees. Besides that, you will have the opportunity to be part of a well-known banking company.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now.
If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career. #1210814

Summary

Job Type
Temporary
Industry
Banking & Financial Services
Location
Singapore
Specialism
Banking and Financial Services
Pay
The max salary range is 11000 SGD - 14000 SGD per month.
Ref:
1210814

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Amirah Reza Anwar, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Singapore
#27-20 UOB Plaza 2, 80 Raffles Place

Telephone: +60376118668