Business Analyst/Project Manager - Pre-Trade Market Access

Full Time
Main Location
New York City, NY, United States
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Business Analyst/Project Manager - Pre-Trade Market Access

We are seeking an experienced Business Analyst to join the trading technology team at Millennium. Area of focus will be Pre-Trade Compliance and Risk Functionality in support of the Trading and Risk Management teams. This is an opportunity for a new joiner to not only collaborate on enhancements to existing applications but also build new applications from the ground up. The role includes exposure to most if not all asset classes traded within Millennium including Equities, Fixed Income, and Commodities. The scope of the role cuts across functionality required to support a broad range of PMs from those that require low latencies to high-touch fundamental traders.

Principal Responsibilities

  • Business analysis and project management of enhancements and new application build-outs pertaining to compliance with Millennium's Pre-Trade Risk Limits, Regulatory and Compliance Checks.
  • Subject matter expertise of the trading workflows, products in scope, application of the limits the order flow, necessary real-time and static market and reference data, and the related data and order models.
  • Business analysis of platform improvements, new feature requests, and new workflows in collaboration with internal stakeholders including technology team leads
  • Define detailed user requirements and functional specifications for projects of all sizes.
  • Partner with development teams on all aspects of the software development lifecycle for pertinent projects
  • Participate in the testing process with a focus on validating that business requirements have been met
  • Assist support teams with end user training, adoption of new functionality, and stakeholder communications

Qualifications / Skills Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree required. Master’s degree preferred.
  • Prior experience interfacing directly with trading desks, risk management, and/or compliance within the buy or sell side required
  • Prior business analysis and project delivery experience within a financial services company a must have – minimum of 2-5 years
  • Strong working knowledge of liquid markets trading and products such as equities, listed options, and/or futures
  • Strong understanding of Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC). Knowledge & experience using both Waterfall & Agile development methodology
  • Experience coordinating projects across separate teams / functional areas and writing user requirements
  • Excellent interpersonal and communications skills (both verbal and written).
  • Ability to handle multiple projects and tasks simultaneously within a tight timeframe.
  • Must have strong knowledge of Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, Confluence, and JIRA.
  • Preferred experience using SQL and log viewing in tools such as Putty

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Business Analyst/Project Manager - Pre-Trade Market Access
Millennium Management