Business Analyst III (Securities, Loans, Debt & Derivatives) - F31506D*

  • SyApps,
  • Washington, DC
Analysis, Analyst, Automated, Business Analyst, Business Requirements, Consulting, Data Analysis, Database, Development, Excel, Manager, Management, Modeling, Oracle, Project, Project Manager, Quality Assurance, Quality Center, Rational, Scripts, SDLC, Security, SOX, Specification, SQL, Testing, Unix, VBA, XML
Full Time
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

SyApps is a Technology and Management Consulting Services firm based in Greater Washington area, with focus on solutions in the area of Strategy, Process, Technology and Management support. As a diverse end-to end IT and Management solution Provider, SyApps offers a range of expertise aimed at helping customers re-engineer and re-invent their business to compete successfully in an ever-changing marketplace.

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Job Description Responsibilities:  

Business Analyst III is responsible for leading the functional requirements gathering team. The candidate works directly with internal customers to understand the business environment and needs. Identifies relevant design, process and specification issue. Candidate needs to participate in system test and UAT with hands-on experience of test automation tool.

Day to day activities:  
Perform business analysis in Asset, Debts and Derivative valuation; write business and functional requirements;
Work with other work streams to develop business requirements as regards to securitization and other Capital Markets initiatives;
Coordinate UAT testing efforts across technology, quality assurance and business teams; participate in test planning and execution; update automated test scripts
and validate result;
Use SQL and/or other database tools and Excel to analyze data and provide reports;
Coordinate and lead end-to-end integration testing with other work streams;
Assist the project manager to provide status reports, and work with other team members on other ad-hoc requests and/or assets pricing.

Asset Mark To Market (Internal Application for Capital Markets Pricing)
Quality Center/HP ALM
Rational RequisitePro/DOORS
Oracle SQL Tool

Must Have Skills:  
Good understanding of fixed-income pricing concepts (Securities, Loans, Debt and Derivatives), securitization, financial modeling, and also possess experience with
documenting business requirements and testing results;
Take a proactive approach to understanding the functionality of debt and derivative pricing systems with minimal guidance from business users and technology leads;
Strong SQL and analytical and problem solving skills;
Strong Excel and data analysis skills;
Ensure that the user acceptance testing of the pricing systems complies with the Company's software development life cycle (SDLC) and SOX guidelines.

Preferred skills, but not required:  
VBA, XML, UNIX and scripting experience is a plus
QTP or UFT is a plus
Have experience with high volume of data manipulation; comparing and analyzing of these data

Years of relevant experience:  
3+ Years of experience

Ideal background or company:  
Prefer someone who has worked in mortgage industry or other major banks
Prefer to have security and loan valuation knowledge

Excellent written and oral communication skills; be able to convert the business requirements into clear and detailed functional requirements for the development team to code; be able to coordinate meetings with other teams effectively.

Location:   Washington, DC

Travel:   No

SyApps LLC is a Winner of the SmartCEO/Grant Thornton Future 50 Award for being recognized as one of 50 fastest growing companies in the Greater Washington Area.

We are proud of our diverse environment, Equal Opportunity Employer. SyApps is committed to a policy of equal employment opportunity. SyApps participates in E-Verify.

Location: Washington, DC
Dice Id : 10115473
Position Id : 485724
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