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Location
Sydney
Salary
$650 - $800 per day
Job Type
Contract
Ref
BH-165390
Contact
Ashley Somers
Contact email
Email Ashley
Posted
20 days ago
Project Description:
 
We've been engaged by a large Australian financial institution to assist in the build out of their Financial Markets Regulatory reporting software to support additional functionality required for Mifid 2 and G20 reporting (Dodd Frank, ASIC, EMIR)  This engagement is part of a multi-year project to expand the capabilities of the existing software to support the ongoing stream of new regulations impacting financial markets derivatives (FX, FXD, IRD, FI,)

We require an experienced Business Analyst with strong knowledge of Regulatory Reporting and broad exposure to financial markets (Including derivative trades). You will be working as subject matter expert in a team of developers and testers on a variety of tasks.
 
Responsibilities:
  • Assisting in gathering and nailing down requirements for the Regulatory Reporting development. You will work with stakeholders to understand requirement, create technical solutions, work out mappings & BRD's etc. You will cooperate with the developers and testers to ensure on-time delivery as per user expectations.
  • Work on Regulatory implementation solution design together with the wider team.
  • Analyzing Regulatory report test run outputs, identify, analyze and remediate issues. Discuss issues with Users and Development teams as required.
Mandatory Skills Description:
  • At least 4+ years of hands on Business analyst experience in financial markets technology; agreeing requirements with stakeholders, documenting them in stories and working with developers / testers towards successful implementatio
  • Strong financial markets knowledge including Derivative type trades. For example: IRS, Bonds, FX Cash, FX Options,
  • Good understanding on current regulation with ability to link this to technical implementation. Mandatory knowledge on Mifid2, G20 (especially Dodd Frank, ASIC, EMIR)
  • Some technical understanding is expected to be able to work effectively with developers
  • Understanding of generic test approach to enable effective cooperation with test team
Nice-to-Have Skills:
  • SQL
  • Cucumber test automation framework
  • Experience working with and driving offshore teams
For further information on this role or to confidentially apply, please contact Ashley Somers on 02 8227 9200 or apply directly via the Apply for this job button. Only WORD FORMAT resumes will be accepted.