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Senior Business Analyst - Capital Markets

Newport Beach, CA, United States
Employment: Full Time Experience: Senior

Senior Business Analyst

At Sapient Global Markets, we are quite literally on the front lines of the biggest issues facing the global markets leaders today – investment banks, asset management firms, wealth managers, oil and energy firms, and government and regulatory agencies. Driving transformation and leading change within these industries requires big thinkers who bring insight, knowledge, technical acumen and passion for innovation. What we offer is the opportunity to join a recognized leader in developing and delivering groundbreaking solutions for today’s dynamic global marketplace and an award-winning culture that fosters growth and leadership.

As a Senior Business Analyst at Sapient Global Markets you will help clients to drive innovative strategies to improve business performance and manage risk. Typical engagements include roadmap planning, competitive edge analysis, operational process improvement, vendor selection and change management.

  • Coordinate and execute secondary research, data collection and market/competitor analysis.
  • Coordinate and execute customer/vendor analysis, and client interviews and workshops.
  • Develop and present solutions and recommendations.
  • Perform analysis and business case development, applying new conceptual frameworks and analytical approaches.
  • Actively participate in business development activities, creating strong working relationships with clients.
  • Be an active participant within a community that provides thought leadership, project support artifacts and analytical concepts for use within the practice.
  • Bachelor’s degree; MBA or MS degree in related field preferred.
  • Significant relevant work experience in a consulting firm or other client-facing role.
  • Significant experience with trading and risk management technologies, operations and processes.
  • Practical industry expertise in investment banking, capital markets or energy trading.
  • Experience in process improvement, comparative analysis and change management projects using formalized tools and methodologies.
  • Strong understanding of and ability to create financial models and business cases.
  • Strong communication and presentation skills.
  • Experience of managing time, establishing priorities and meeting goals.
  • Openness to travel and work at client offices.
About Global Markets

Sapient Global Markets, a part of Publicis.Sapient, is a leading provider of services to today’s evolving financial and commodity markets. We provide a full range of capabilities to help our clients grow and enhance their businesses, create robust and transparent infrastructure, manage operating costs, and foster innovation throughout their organizations. We offer services across Advisory, Analytics, Technology, and Process, as well as unique methodologies in program management, technology development, and process outsourcing. Sapient Global Markets operates in key financial and commodity centers worldwide, as well as in large technology development and operations outsourcing centers. For more information, visit

*Reasonable accommodations will be made as necessary for the known physical or mental disability of an otherwise qualified applicant or employee unless doing so would impose an undue hardship on the operation of the Company’s business.

Sapient US is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants to Sapient US will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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