Financial Resource Management Business Analyst & Program Manager
New York, New York, United States
The Corporate Platforms and Initiatives group at Two Sigma works with functional groups to design and implement scalable business processes and technology solutions to support the firm’s growth. We are looking to add an experienced business analyst / project manager who is passionate about taking our Financial Resource Management platform to the next level of excellence. In this capacity, you will be responsible for:
- Business analysis – conducting current state assessments, developing future state processes, syndicating approach with engineering and functional teams, documenting business requirements, converting requirements to functional specifications for engineering teams, coordinating testing, and be responsible for overall solution delivery.
- Project management – managing stakeholders with diverse agendas, driving meetings, developing consensus, managing project schedules, and applying best practices of project management.
- Program management – managing the project portfolio, helping drive prioritization, support development of business and technical architecture, developing relationships with engineering and functional teams, and helping in bidirectional translation between groups.
Background and Skills:
- You will have 10+ years of experience in full lifecycle of project management – designing, developing and implementing business processes and supporting implementation of technology solutions.
- You will have experience producing comprehensive documentation (e.g., functional requirements, meeting notes, etc.) and the ability to communicate at both a high level as well as detailed level
- This role straddles both business and technology groups, including; execution, trading, business development and operations as well as their respective engineering teams and requires both “big-picture” thinking and “in-the-weeds” analysis/delivery skills.
- Ideal candidates would have worked at financing groups at prime brokers, treasury functions, consulting organizations, or in FinTech firms focusing on Treasury or portfolio financing.
- You will have excellent problem-solving and analytical abilities, attention to detail, a strong work ethic, self-directed, and the ability to work collaboratively in a team environment.
- You will be familiar with good data management practices
- You will also have proficiency in SQL, MS Office (including Excel, PowerPoint), and be comfortable presenting to senior stakeholders.