Title Vice President – Data Services Lead Analyst
Start Date2020-06-18
LocationTampa or Buffalo
Job Information

 (To Apply Please contact Diane Katz at diane.katz@primesoftinc.com , Aarthy Dinesh aarthy.dinesh@primesoftinc.com)

Vice President – Data Services Lead Analyst
Salaried plus Benefits
Location: Tampa or Buffalo
No Third Parties/No Sponsorship

Job Description: The Data Services Lead Analyst is a strategic professional who stays abreast of developments within own field and contributes to directional strategy by considering their application in own job and the business. Recognized technical authority for Secured Financing Products, specifically Repurchase agreements.  Developed communication and diplomacy skills are required in order to guide, influence and convince others, in particular colleagues in other areas.  Significant impact on the area through complex deliverables. Provides advice and counsel related to the technology or operations of the business.

Responsibilities:

Business Analyst and Project Manager Lead for migrating systems associated with Secured Financing Transactions.  Products include Repurchase Agreements and Buy/Sells.
– Meet with constituents to understand and document the business requirements for the migration of these SFT products to a new back office clearance system.
– Working with a team of Finance, Operations, Front Office and Technology professionals to build the requirements for a Global Product Processor for all Repos and Buy/Sells.  This single Product Processor will cover the requirements for all regions and settlement platforms.

– Partner and drive Technology solutions including:
• Own Business Requirement Documents (BRD)
• Coordinate with business and technology partners throughout the SDLC lifecycle
• Oversee and steer functional requirements process with technology partners
• Oversee and write test scenarios and drive UAT planning and implementation and data acquisitions
• Coordinate and provide analysis and interpretation of UAT results
• System / Enhancement rollout and training
• Plan and develop cost analysis, design considerations, and implementation timelines

– Present ideas and recommendations to senior management

– Make strategic decisions as to future of infrastructure and process decisions related to Data Quality initiatives

Qualifications:
8-10+ years of experience in business analysis, audit, financial reporting, system integration, business transformation, project management preferred
Knowledge of Fixed Income, Equities, Derivatives Instruments, Secured Financing; and some knowledge in accounting and financial calculations, such as P&L, dividends, coupons, accretion
Financial control and/or product control experience is a plus
Be able to manage project milestones and risks
Understand general ledger posting
Experience in system analysis and writing business and functional specifications is a plus
Strong data analysis, data mapping and reconciliation skills
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, be proactive and motivated individual
Excellent communication and analytical skills.
Knowledge of Citi Infrastructure such as Back Office, Clearance and General Ledgers is a plus
Bachelors/University degree and / or equivalent experience

(To Apply Please contact Diane Katz at diane.katz@primesoftinc.com , Aarthy Dinesh aarthy.dinesh@primesoftinc.com)