The Computer Merchant, Ltd. Business / Data Analyst (IT) - Expert in Boston, Massachusetts
Reference # : 17-01617 Title : Business / Data Analyst (IT) - Expert Category: Information Technology
Position Type : Contract Experience Level : Start Date / End Date : 07/03/2017 / 12/31/2017
Description Job Title: Business / Data Analyst (IT) - Expert
Location: Boston, MA
Duration: 6+ month contract with possible extensions
Defines business/system requirements by facilitating user meetings and interviewing users, developing use cases, and researching and resolving issues
Participates in business analysis project planning and management by documenting and maintaining plans, managing issue logs and preparing project documentation
Analyzes current processes and recommends solutions and improved processes
May also oversee the acquisition, analysis and dissemination of subject matter knowledg.
Provides technical and business knowledge to clients
Keeps abreast of technological and competitive developments
Conducts research on industry practices and standards and other benchmarking data
Codes and maintains business application programs from user instructions or formal functional specifications
Collaborate with risk analytics team to implement quantitative risk models
Experience working with simulation models with in depth understanding of market risk and credit risk measures (VaR, PFE, CVA, expected shortfall, etc.)
Familiarity with fixed income pricing models for various instrument types
Strong data analysis skills to create SQL queries for data analysis
Experience working with market data vendors and integrating market data to pricing models and risk analytics models
Responsible to analyze model input data and create model input automation specifications
Strong communication skills with an ability to facilitate communication between internal and external resources both locally and off-shore
Simultaneously contribute to multiple projects and liaise with project managers, application managers, business managers & the engineering team members
Work on virtual project teams that frequently include team resources from two or more global locations – Boston, India and China
Create and maintain business and technical solution documentation
Experience in the analysis and testing phases in the development cycle.
Having experience of 6+ years.
TCM is an EEO/Vets/Disabled Employer.