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Senior OTC Derivatives Business Analyst - LONG TERM CONTRACT / North Hudson area

  • Location:
    Weehawken, New Jersey
  • Salary:
    63 $ - 68 $ / Hour
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Modis is currently seeking a Capital Markets Business Analyst for an exciting long-term contract job opportunity with our large investment banking / capital markets client in Weehawken, NJ.
This job opportunity is scheduled to last 6+ months, and has the possibility of extensions through the end of 2019, into 2020.  This is an amazing opportunity to get your name out there with a global client that caters to millions of investments clientele, worldwide.
**Please note that candidates MUST be able to work directly with Modis on a W2 basis.  No third party / C2C inquiries, please**
– Partnering with the financial business partners to help determine both technical and functional requirements that will be used to develop custom software solutions.
– These business partners work within the finance /accounting line of business, dealing with regulatory reporting and investment product control/governance
– Candidates must have a strong knowledge of investment products (equities, bonds, derivatives) and the trade life-cycle between front, middle and back-office to thoroughly understand the flow of information.
– This individual will be conducting requirements-gathering activities by conducting stakeholder interviews and evaluating business services to identify the fit/gap.
– This individual will also support the business engineers by describing the business processes, including the organizational structures involved, and helping map out to flow
– Lastly, this individual will be identifying the right people and systems impacted by functional and non-functional requirements, and will be leading user-acceptance testing to ensure that all solutions match the business need.
- Required Bachelor of Science in an IT field (Computer Science, MIS, etc)
- 7+ years professional experience as a Business Analyst
- 3+ years of prior capital markets / investment banking industry
- A thorough understanding and knowledge of investment products (Equities, Futures, Bonds, Derivatives, etc)
- Strong knowledge of the trade life cycle with a good understanding of Front Office / Back Office workflows
- Extensive experience in developing BRD/FRD/Test Case preparation
- A strong ability to interpret a set of technical requirements and develop robust solutions
- Any professional qualifications in financials and invoice / accounting would be a plus
If interested in this or other Business Analyst available through Modis in the tristate area, please apply today with your most recent resume and contact information – or visit our website at to view any number of the IT jobs we have with our 70+ locations!
Local candidates are preferred for face to face / in-person final interviews.  Candidates wishing to apply from outside this area are welcome to do so; however, interviewing expenses and relocation assistance is not offered.
Hourly rates on a W2 basis range from $64-$68 / hour on a W2 basis, and include multiple options for employee benefits through Modis, plus a 401K match

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