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Technical BA / PM - Equities Tech

New York, New York

Job Description:

Department Description:
Bank of America is one of the world's largest financial institutions, serving individual consumers, small and middle market businesses and large corporations with a full range of banking, investing, asset management and other financial and risk-management products and services. Following the acquisition of Merrill Lynch on January 1, 2009, Bank of America is among the world's leading wealth management companies and is a global leader in corporate and investment banking and trading across a broad range of asset classes serving corporations, governments, institutions and individuals around the world.

Brief Description:

The HTT SS – US Technology group is looking for a Business Analyst to work closely with developers, compliance, operations, and business to enhance and enrich current trading platforms to meet on-going functional and compliance related changes.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Work with business sponsors, compliance and operation to gather and refine business requirements
  • Identifies potential solutions to meet requirements of end-users or beneficiaries
  • Create business process analysis artifacts, including but not limited to use cases, activity diagrams, sequence diagrams, and vision scope documents
  • Drafts business requirements documents which clearly and concisely identify business needs and the proposed technology solution
  • Assist QA team in creating test cases as well as provide assistance in UAT efforts
  • Communicates requirements to development team for design and implementation of business solutions
  • Coordinating project objectives and timelines
  • Provide status reports to senior technology management as well as project stakeholders

Qualifications:

  • Strong background (5-7 years) as a Business Analyst specifically in the cash equities technology group
  • Experienced in use cases
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • FIX Protocol - FIX 4.2/4.0
  • In depth knowledge of US equities trading including product types, order/trade lifecycle, internal and external order flow, compliance and regulatory concerns (e.g., CAT, OATS, ACT, RegSHO, RegNMS, Rule5320), trade bookings (street side and client allocations), etc.
  • Experience with Fidessa trading applications
  • Experience in successfully delivering high profile technology efforts within a high pressure environment.

Responsible for capturing and refining business and/or system requirements (based on specialization). Works with stakeholders to understand their needs, analyze problems, and capture their requirements, and then working closely with the Development Team to refine the requirement into specifications that can be executed by the team. Possess a working knowledge of the business and/or technical domain based on their specialization. Leverages experience and understanding of stakeholder needs to help create a solution, envisions the solution to solve a problem (manual or through software). Performs Cost/Benefit Analysis to align the technology to business strategy. Gathers & catalogs functional, non-functional, and technical requirements for stakeholder requests. Determines the impact of modifications and enhancements on the application. Acts as the product(s) subject matter expert to support scope and requirement decisions. Ensures changes to the application are compliant with bank standards and policies. Assists users and development team with application testing and troubleshooting, and may help configure test solutions to validate functional and system needs. Identifies, document and troubleshoot application related problems. Documents process, procedures and workflows associated with applications. Leads or participate in continuous improvement efforts; Building expertise in creating, analyzing, and improving processes. Creates, maintains and presents training materials for end-users. Individual contributor.

Bank of America's Global Banking and Markets Technology Organization....

  • Believes diversity makes us stronger so we can reflect, connect and meet the diverse needs of our clients and employees around the world.
  • Is committed to building a workplace where every employee is welcomed and given the support and resources to perform their jobs successfully.
  • Wants to be a great place for people to work and strives to create an environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve their goals.
  • Provides continuous training and development opportunities to help employees achieve their career goals, whatever their background or experience.
  • Is committed to advancing our tools, technology, and ways of working to better serve our clients and their evolving business needs.
  • Believes in responsible growth and is dedicated to supporting our communities by connecting them to the lending, investing and giving them what they need to remain vibrant and vital.

Job Band:

H5

Shift: 

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week:

40

Weekly Schedule:

Referral Bonus Amount:

0

Job Description:

Department Description:
Bank of America is one of the world's largest financial institutions, serving individual consumers, small and middle market businesses and large corporations with a full range of banking, investing, asset management and other financial and risk-management products and services. Following the acquisition of Merrill Lynch on January 1, 2009, Bank of America is among the world's leading wealth management companies and is a global leader in corporate and investment banking and trading across a broad range of asset classes serving corporations, governments, institutions and individuals around the world.

Brief Description:

The HTT SS – US Technology group is looking for a Business Analyst to work closely with developers, compliance, operations, and business to enhance and enrich current trading platforms to meet on-going functional and compliance related changes.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Work with business sponsors, compliance and operation to gather and refine business requirements
  • Identifies potential solutions to meet requirements of end-users or beneficiaries
  • Create business process analysis artifacts, including but not limited to use cases, activity diagrams, sequence diagrams, and vision scope documents
  • Drafts business requirements documents which clearly and concisely identify business needs and the proposed technology solution
  • Assist QA team in creating test cases as well as provide assistance in UAT efforts
  • Communicates requirements to development team for design and implementation of business solutions
  • Coordinating project objectives and timelines
  • Provide status reports to senior technology management as well as project stakeholders

Qualifications:

  • Strong background (5-7 years) as a Business Analyst specifically in the cash equities technology group
  • Experienced in use cases
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • FIX Protocol - FIX 4.2/4.0
  • In depth knowledge of US equities trading including product types, order/trade lifecycle, internal and external order flow, compliance and regulatory concerns (e.g., CAT, OATS, ACT, RegSHO, RegNMS, Rule5320), trade bookings (street side and client allocations), etc.
  • Experience with Fidessa trading applications
  • Experience in successfully delivering high profile technology efforts within a high pressure environment.

Responsible for capturing and refining business and/or system requirements (based on specialization). Works with stakeholders to understand their needs, analyze problems, and capture their requirements, and then working closely with the Development Team to refine the requirement into specifications that can be executed by the team. Possess a working knowledge of the business and/or technical domain based on their specialization. Leverages experience and understanding of stakeholder needs to help create a solution, envisions the solution to solve a problem (manual or through software). Performs Cost/Benefit Analysis to align the technology to business strategy. Gathers & catalogs functional, non-functional, and technical requirements for stakeholder requests. Determines the impact of modifications and enhancements on the application. Acts as the product(s) subject matter expert to support scope and requirement decisions. Ensures changes to the application are compliant with bank standards and policies. Assists users and development team with application testing and troubleshooting, and may help configure test solutions to validate functional and system needs. Identifies, document and troubleshoot application related problems. Documents process, procedures and workflows associated with applications. Leads or participate in continuous improvement efforts; Building expertise in creating, analyzing, and improving processes. Creates, maintains and presents training materials for end-users. Individual contributor.

Bank of America's Global Banking and Markets Technology Organization....

  • Believes diversity makes us stronger so we can reflect, connect and meet the diverse needs of our clients and employees around the world.
  • Is committed to building a workplace where every employee is welcomed and given the support and resources to perform their jobs successfully.
  • Wants to be a great place for people to work and strives to create an environment where all employees have the opportunity to achieve their goals.
  • Provides continuous training and development opportunities to help employees achieve their career goals, whatever their background or experience.
  • Is committed to advancing our tools, technology, and ways of working to better serve our clients and their evolving business needs.
  • Believes in responsible growth and is dedicated to supporting our communities by connecting them to the lending, investing and giving them what they need to remain vibrant and vital.

Shift:

1st shift (United States of America)

Hours Per Week: 

40

Learn more about this role

Full time

JR-21037292

Band: H5

Manages People: No

Travel: No

Manager:

Talent Acquisition Contact:

Jill Pipon

Referral Bonus:

0

Street Address

Primary Location:
222 BROADWAY, NY, New York, 10038