Market Risk Business Analyst in New York, NY at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 8/29/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    New York, NY
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    Not Specified
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Job Description

Our client is one of the largest asset management firms in the world, with over 50,000 employees across 35 countries. They are committed to excellence for their customers and employees. Our client is dedicated to diversity and inclusion within the workplace that extends to their culture of social responsibility. They are currently seeking a Market Risk Business Analyst to join their innovative team.

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.

Responsibilities of the Market Risk Business Analyst:

  • Work with the risk technology team to develop and deliver a regulatory IM solution for the Markets business
  • Obtain and document requirements from risk management and help design solutions
  • Write the functional specifications that the developers will use to build the solution
  • Provide the necessary support for the global technology team during development
  • Support the user acceptance testing as well as the regulatory testing required for putting the solution into production
  • Work across multiple areas as an integral part of delivering a critical regulatory solution for our global Markets business

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelors degree in a related area
  • At least 10 years of experience in a business analyst role
  • Experience in working within a Financial Services based Technology organization
  • Knowledge of FX and Rates products and their associated market and credit risk factors
  • Excellent interpersonal, organizational, communication and time management skills
  • Experience working within a global team
  • Skilled in working with data and creating financial reports within Excel
  • Experience across a project’s lifecycle 

Keywords: Market Risk Business Analyst, waterfall and agile methods, FX and Rates products, Financial Services

Job ID: 328605

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

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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