At Sapient Global Markets, we are quite literally on the front line 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 Business Analyst at Sapient Global Markets you will lead delivery teams helping 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.
Conduct business analysis to define strategy and enable technology implementation.
Gather and flesh out business requirements for a trading platform. Analyze and model business processes.
Conduct business research such as: Financial analysis, bench-marking, market and competitor analysis.
Create and present business solution options and support decision making processes amongst stakeholders.
Design and facilitate change management processes.
Coordinate teams to ensure delivery acting as bridge between the Business and IT partners.
Facilitate workshops and host compelling presentations.
Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Economics or related field. MBA or CFA preferred but not required.
Significant work experience in investment banking or asset management industry.
Experience as a Business Analyst Eagle Pace
Experience authoring Business Analysis documents (including Business/Functional Requirements, Business Cases, Test Strategy and Approach) preferred.
Strong understanding of capital markets and the spectrum of financial securities including equities, fixed income, alternative investments and insurance products from a business-as-usual or business analysis/project perspective.
Understanding of the front-to-back trade event life cycle processing
Understanding of Front and Middle Office processes.
Experience of working on large, complex projects with multiple stakeholders preferred.
Strong communication, presentation, facilitation and negotiation skills.
Work is in Houston at client site.
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 www.sapientglobalmarkets.com.
Sapient is a registered service mark of Sapient Corporation. Sapient is an Equal Opportunity Employer
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