Functional Business Analyst for Fund Accounting and Trading Systems Projects in Boston, MA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 11/16/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Boston, MA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/16/2020

Job Description

We have an exciting opportunity for a Functional Business Analyst with a financial fund accounting background to work on the CRD trading systems team. Will be working on project work that spans across accounting and trading systems. The ideal candidate would be someone with a good knowledge of mutual fund accounting and wants to expand their knowledge base to include securities trading. 

We will accept corp to corp or w2 contractors. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Requirements:

  • Knowledge of fixed income and equity instruments, including derivatives such as options, futures, swaps, TBAs
  • Knowledge of Bloomberg, accounting systems, and trading systems
  • Ability to reconcile, analyze, and process large volume of data in excel a must 
  • Understanding of life cycle of a trade and data transfers between trading systems and accounting systems, such as security masters, account masters, positions, trades
  • Proactive approach to problem solving and a keen eye for detail
  • Strong verbal and written communication, interpersonal, and decision-making skills
  • Solid documentation skills
  • Take initiative/ownership, ensuring accuracy, and quality in all deliverables
  • Ability to work effectively with immediate team and end users
  • Organized with the ability to multi-task in a fast-paced environment
  • Quality Assurance/User Acceptance Testing experience a plus
  • Experience with Charles River Trading system a plus
  • Self-motivated and self-sufficient
  • Ability to learn new technical skills quickly 

Job ID: 346835

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit http://www.eliassen.com.

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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