Business Analyst


Posted 1 year ago

We are looking for a Business Analyst! Reach out if you are interested and feel free to refer friends/colleagues!


Type of Employment: Contract
Title: Business Analyst
Term: 6-months – 37.5 hours/Week
Location: Toronto – Hybrid/Remote, twice a week on-site
Job ID number: C1172


Brief description of duties:


  • The technical business analyst will create detailed specification documents that will be leveraged for the build.
  • The resource will also work with the functional BA, business, and source system BA to analyze the data.
  • Communicating with front office, Power BI cloud engineers, Power Platform engineers, FX vendor technology groups, and other internal resources.
  • Creating user stories
  • Creation of technical requirements, documents, listing, data mapping between source systems.
  • Perform data analyses from both internal and external sources (including Wall Street Systems and Order management Systems)
  • Work with engineers and technical delivery manager to define scope
  • Collaborate with business users and functional business analyst to translate the business requirements into detailed technical requirements
  • Draft user stories and acceptance criteria in parallel for system integration testing
  • Gather any new technical requirements specific to other regions
  • Assist the project team to create reports of testing results
  • Leverage knowledge of quality assurance best practices


MUST haves:


  • Capital Markets Business Analyst experience, with 3+ years’ recent experience using Front Office Systems
  • Working experience in FX and Fixed Income, with experience in the following asset classes/products being asset: Commodities or Equities
  • General knowledge of front to back processes for Trading, as well as knowledge of FX Trading and relative applications, e.g., Wallstreet FX, Kondor +, other industry FX systems
  • Hands – on Database knowledge, using Oracle and SQL
  • Good working knowledge of Agile project delivery, creation of user stories and acceptance


Nice to haves:


  • Experienced with Order Management Systems (one or more of: Celer, Fidessa, ION, etc.)
  • Hands on knowledge of Power BI is added advantage
  • Nice to have cloud / Power Platform experience (Azure preferred)


Soft Skills:

  • Good communication
  • Detail orientation
  • Takes initiative

Job Features

Job CategoryBusiness Analyst
Business Analyst6+
Capital Markets6+
Fixed Income3+

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