Senior Business Analyst

  • SGD180000 - SGD220000 per annum
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • McGregor Boyall Associates Pte Ltd (Singapore) , EA Licence No: 11S4330
  • 16 Aug 17

An established global Financial Services client in the Capital Markets sector is seeking a Senior Business Analyst to join the team in Singapore.

Job Responsibilities

  • This is a regional role - permanently based in Singapore with short term travel around the Asia region on an ad-hoc basis.
  • Face off to clients at senior, business and technology levels, i.e. being able to prioritizing issues, managing expectations and pushing back when needed.
  • Working with the current Lead Business Analyst to review the approach taken by the team in terms of requirement gathering, writing of Functional Specification Documents (FSDs) etc.
  • Also review the current setup and processes of the Business Analysis team.
  • This role requires a senior individual who can handle a fast-paced environment and who can deliver under pressure from demanding stakeholders.

Job Requirements

The ideal candidate should have the following skills:

  • MUST HAVE: Proven solid Business Analysis exposure in the Investment Banking sector. Suitable candidates must have experience with full project lifecycles
  • MUST HAVE: Solid Financial Services markets knowledge and background. Strong product knowledge - cross asset / instruments
  • MUST HAVE: Background in Clearing and/or Post-Trade Settlements projects would be very advantageous
  • MUST HAVE: Data mapping skills including ability to format data
  • Understanding of data schema, i.e. mapping to data sources
  • Background in Testing and/or Automation would be advantageous
  • Technical abilities in XML, FIX and/or SQL would be advantageous
  • Ability to take ownership of various parts of the project; facing off to clients whilst willing to get down to the nitty gritty detail if the client requires
  • Self-starter with strong communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to work in multicultural environments in different countries
  • Willingness to travel on a short term basis

Note: Initial project requires no travelling. However for future projects, the candidate may be require to travel within the APAC region, i.e. Hong Kong, Japan, Australia

Key Words: Business Analyst, Front to Back, SDLC, Technically-Driven, Global Markets

For more information please contact Nicole Quek (R1323731)

McGregor Boyall Associates Pte Ltd is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate based on race, religion, gender, age, sexuality, gender identification, or physical ability.

EA Licence No: 11S4330