SoHo Dragon represents an investment bank with offices in midtown Manhattan. Our client needs to hire a Business Analyst II for project based work.
Interview(s) will be Phone Screen followed by possible WebEx or Face to Face on site interview.
- Bachelor's Degree
- Financial Services Experience
- Knowledge of SQL
- Ability to carry out analysis such as Cost Benefit Analysis
- Presentation Skills
- Report Making Skills
- Experience with Derivatives
- Experience with Risk Management
- Experience with Pricing
- Trade Floor Experience
- Experience with Statistics
- Experience with Systems Analysis
- Experience with DataMart
- Experience with the SDLC
The Business Analyst, IT, will focus on improving operations that involve information technology within the company. The Business Analyst will offer consultation to management in an effort to help the company become more effective. The IT Business Analyst will analyze the hardware, software, and IT services that are being employed in the company. Analyses will have to be carried out in order to determine areas that need improvement. It is also important to have strong research skills in order to determine the latest trends and solutions. The analyst will then peruse the results and make suggestions as to what should be changed regarding company IT policies, IT structure, and IT operations. When problems are detected, the analyst should carry out problem-solving techniques in order to come up with a solution. When solutions are implemented, the analyst should continue to monitor these solutions to analyze their efficiency and to make continuous improvements. Knowledge of SQL is important, in order to be able to analyze data from databases. The Business Analyst should be able to carry out analyses, such as cost benefit analyses. Therefore, strong mathematical skills are essential. Presentation and report-making skills are important in order to present the findings to upper management.