Business Analyst/Project Manager – Equity Risk

Full Time
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New York City, NY, United States
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Business Analyst/Project Manager – Equity Risk

Millennium's Global Equities Technology and Shared Services team is seeking a hybrid Business Analyst/Project Manager. This role will focus on efficiently analyzing real-time risk and PnL tools used by our Equities Portfolio Managers, Risk Managers and Senior Management.

A critical function of this role requires a strong understanding of the business, as you will be required to advocate on the end user’s behalf to ensure functionality is delivered as encouraged. However, the majority of your day to day activity will be interacting with development team members, hence an understanding of technology, work flows, and condition logic is vital. The role demands the ability to multi-task, as you will be encouraged to be able to speak intelligently about multiple ongoing projects and connect with stakeholders as to the status of each deliverable. Our firm works at an extremely fast pace, and we are looking for someone who thrives in an ever-evolving environment where an impact can be made.

Principal Responsibilities:

  • Build and maintain positive relationships with portfolio managers and the core Equities business team. Learn and document their use cases, pain points, and feature requests.

  • Drive the requirements process for all new feature requests. This includes: BRD creation; Stakeholder review and signoff; FRD creation.

  • Build and maintain relationships with Development and QA teams to ensure delivery meets specifications

  • Project management of large, sophisticated projects that require integration across the different functional areas.

  • Prepare and maintain weekly status reports.

  • Marketing of internal trading platform, including: Release Note creation; User training including teach-ins.

  • Expectation to lead daily scrum meeting with a solid understanding of all projects in flight.

Qualifications / Skills Required:

  • 5+ years working on a trading floor in a Business Analyst / Product Management capacity soliciting requirements, managing expectations, training on new features and functionality (related to the build out of real-time risk and PnL tools).

  • Deep understanding of life-cycle of Equities trade.

  • Passionate about writing documentation, including BRD/FRD/user guides – we aren’t a documentation heavy shop, but this is 50% of the role.

  • Experience working in scrum environment, solid understanding of JIRA.

  • Development background a plus.


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Business Analyst/Project Manager – Equity Risk
Millennium Management