Business Analyst (Sell-Side)

Job description

Job Location : New York


About Us:

FlexTrade Systems is a global leader in high performance multi-asset execution management and order management systems for equities, fixed income, foreign exchange, futures, and options. A pioneer in the field, FlexTrade is internationally recognized for introducing FlexTRADER®, the world’s first broker-neutral, execution management trading system, which allows clients to completely control and customize their execution workflows through a comprehensive ability to search/access liquidity while maintaining the confidentiality of their trading strategies.


The Position:

This position is for a Business Analyst role within the Flextrade’s SellSide division. The Business Analyst role involves capturing, analyzing, and documenting Client requirements and ensuring the delivery of the solutions is per the specifications. Needs to conduct research, by working with Product Management, Development and Client Services, to determine if solutions to the business requirements exist within Core Product or require enhancements. This position requires prior knowledge and experience with software technology and the business flows of Equities and/or Futures.


Responsibilities include:

  • Discuss and understand business requirement and document functional specification
  • Explain how FlexTrade suite of products can help the Customer meet their specific workflow(s)
  • Willing to go on-site and work with the Traders to get requirements and feedback
  • Able to demonstrate Product features to Customers
  • Ensure Systems are delivered as per the agreed specification
  • Act as liaison between the Customer, Product Management and Client Services during the onboarding stage
  • Produce workflow user guides and other materials to the required standard
  • Work with Technical and Support groups to ensure timely resolution of tactical issues during Onboarding phase

Requirements


  • Bachelor's degree
  • Outstanding presentation and communication skills (verbal & written).
  • Minimum 3 years of experience as a Business Analyst
  • knowledge of Equities and/or Futures – Front, Middle, Back Office.
  • Project Management experience a plus.
  • Excellent Time management, Organizational skills, and ability to prioritize conflicting items/workload
  • Experience with any Vendor software Trading Platform a plus

Desired Characteristics:

  • Exceptional customer service and relationship building skills.
  • Strong analytical skills and detail orientated.
  • Self-motivated and proactive.

**FlexTrade Systems, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and makes employment decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability status, or any other status protected by law.**