Senior Technical Business Analyst

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New York City, NY, United States
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Company Profile

Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services. The Firm's employees serve clients worldwide including corporations, governments and individuals from more than 1,200 offices in 43 countries.

As a market leader, the talent and passion of our people is critical to our success. Together, we share a common set of values rooted in integrity, excellence and strong team ethic. Morgan Stanley can provide a superior foundation for building a professional career - a place for people to learn, to achieve and grow. A philosophy that balances personal lifestyles, perspectives and needs is an important part of our culture.

 

Technology

Technology works as a strategic partner with Morgan Stanley business units and the world's leading technology companies to redefine how we do business in ever more global, complex, and dynamic financial markets. Morgan Stanley's sizeable investment in technology results in quantitative trading systems, cutting-edge modeling and simulation software, comprehensive risk and security systems, and robust client-relationship capabilities, plus the worldwide infrastructure that forms the backbone of these systems and tools. Our insights, our applications and infrastructure give a competitive edge to clients' businesses—and to our own.

 

MS Wealth Management (MSWM) Technology

Morgan Stanley Wealth Management (MSWM) Technology is the global technology department responsible for the design, development, delivery and support of the technical solutions behind the products and services used by the Morgan Stanley Wealth Management (MSWM) business. The department is comprised of 10 organizations: Sales, Banking & Corporate-Client Technology, Investment Products & Markets Technology, Client Reporting, Core Processing, Private and International Wealth Management Technology, Technology Integration Office, Enterprise Infrastructure & Production Management, Capital Markets Application & Data Services, Deployment Planning & Release Management, and the Chief Operating Office. Morgan Stanley Wealth Management (MSWM) Technology works with large scale databases such as DB2 and SQL Server, proprietary and non-proprietary messaging software, a broad variety of vendor products, numerous financial exchanges and regulatory entities, and programming languages

 

Responsibilities

  • Support and direct communications with management within the Investment Product Technology team.
  • Coordinate communication plan with Product, Ops and Tech key stakeholders
  • Coordinate ongoing status reports/steering committee meetings and provide detailed meeting minutes for all stakeholders
  • Track ongoing risk / issues control
  • Assist in managing initiatives / programs during the execution, monitor and control phases and program management disciplines (integration, scope, time, cost, etc.)
  • Document functional specifications via User Stories and functional requirements document (FRD)/Technical Design Document (TDD), UAT testing, developing test cases, use cases, JIRA stories, flow diagrams to help bridge business requirements to the development team as applicable by project
  • Develop Test documentation such as Test Estimations, Test Plans, Test Cases Design, Test Cases Execution, analyzing Test Results, Test documentation and Test Metrics
  • Coordinate Defect resolution – steer defect triage meetings with all stakeholders, analyze the Business requirements, find gaps in requirements and track for resolution
  • Demonstrate capability of distilling details from complex business requirements into accurate and precisely specified functional, technical specifications
  • Maintain deliverables to schedule, ability to adapt to changes in requirements and priorities, be a self-starter, show initiative, ability to work on multiple projects at the same time prioritizing as appropriate
  • Act in a coordination role with business users, internal and external application development teams, DBA, and Q/A groups
  • Interact with technical and support teams to assist in prototyping, design and planning of test cases
  • Be capable of applying business judgement to create solid business practices, methodologies as well as recommendations and procedures for the technology teams
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Senior Technical Business Analyst
Morgan Stanley Technology