Senior Business Analyst

Employment Type:Contract
Job Location:Zurich Switzerland
Job Function:

Join a dynamic team responsible of managing strategic Business - IT projects. Work across multiple systems across the value chain in cross functional product teams on Front office and back office topics. This includes: understanding pricing, structured products, booking, process optimization, software design principles, writing specifications, testing and collaborating on a daily basis with Business and IT stakeholders.   

Job Requirement:

Requirements to succeed in the role;

  • Practical knowledge of  Excel/VBA  and  SQL  or any other programming language
  • Converting business problems into IT solutions
  • Degree: engineering, finance, economics or IT domains preferred
  • Excellent knowledge of  capital markets  and  structured products
  • Management of 2 to 5 Junior BA's might be required
  • Working experience: 5-15 years in  financial software / banking industry,  management experience is a plus. Experiences in Regulatory projects is appreciated

Other skills

  • Analytical and logical mind-set
  • Writing skills i.e. ability to describe complex problems in a simple manner
  • Seasoned communication skills
  • Fluent in English. Knowledge in German and/or French is a plus
  • Persistence, ability to maintain continuity on project’s momentum
  • Self-starter, autonomous and pro-active team-member
  • Forward thinker, a desire to learn and innovate