Who we are looking for Fund Connect is State Street's market-leading global electronic trading platform for Money Market Funds, Primary Market ETFs, Liquidity Instruments and Investment Funds. Fund Connect provides efficiencies to the entire pre- and post-trade lifecycle across multiple asset classes.
Why this role is important to us The team you will be joining plays an important role in the overall success of the organization. Across the globe, institutional investors rely on us to help them manage risk, respond to challenges, and drive performance and profitability. To make that happen we need teams like yours to help navigate employees and the organization as a whole. In your role you will strive for cutting-edge solutions, that are straightforward and scalable. You will help us build resilience and execute day to day deliverables at our best. Join us if making your mark in the financial services industry from day one is a challenge you are up for.
What we value Fund Connect is seeking an experienced management-level Technical Business Analyst to provide leadership to a team of BA's developing the product through its next phase of growth. This role focuses on technical analysis and documentation to support the Product Management team in designing new functionality and features. With a well-established technical background in database, GUI, messaging and workflow analysis & design the successful candidate will be able to show a successful track-record of running a high-performing team delivering complex real-time trading solutions where attention to detail and intellectual curiosity are paramount.
What you will be responsible for
Provide exceptional leadership to a team of BA's, set individual & team goals, conduct performance reviews, recruit high-quality resources and establish a long-term succession plan
Develop a deep understanding of existing Fund Connect infrastructure, data-models and database architecture
Conduct detailed front-to-back analysis of trading & settlement workflows for asset management & liquidity products
Deliver high-quality, detailed technical documentation business requirements in conjunction with product, technical & business teams including workflow diagrams, GUI definition and screen mock-ups
Provide input into database technical design (Oracle, SQL server)
Oversee the administration of documentation including product development schedules, release schedules, bug tracking and user manuals
Contribute to the design & testing of new functionality and GUI's
Work autonomously with confidence in a fast-moving, complex technical environment
Build solid relationships with colleagues across multiple functional groups of differing levels of seniority
Education & Preferred Qualifications
BS/BA or similar with 10+ years financial services experience in a leadership role
Confident & clear communicator with excellent written English and ability to articulate complex technical concepts to any audience
Deep knowledge of electronic trading platforms in the Mutual Fund, FX and Fixed Income space with extensive experience of trade settlement
Technically competent with the ability to code in Python, VBA and SQL preferred; power user of Excel
Messaging expertise with FIX, REST API, SFTP, JSON, XML, SWIFT FIN/MX
Familiarity working with, and implementing, Cloud hosting solutions
Highly motivated with exceptional integrity and a track record of building high-performing teams
About State Street What we do. State Street is one of the largest custodian banks, asset managers and asset intelligence companies in the world. From technology to product innovation we're making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we've been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people. We provide investment servicing, data & analytics, investment research & trading and investment management to institutional clients. Work, Live and Grow. We make all efforts to create a great work environment. Our benefits packages are competitive and comprehensive. Details vary in locations, but you may expect generous medical care, insurance and savings plans among other perks. You'll have access to flexible Work Program to help you match your needs. And our wealth of development programs and educational support will help you reach your full potential. Inclusion, Diversity and Social Responsibility. We truly believe our employees' diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspective are a powerful contributor to creating an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and reach their maximum potential while adding value to both our organization and our clients. We warmly welcome the candidates of diverse origin, background, ability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and personality. Another fundamental value at State Street is active engagement with our communities around the world, both as a partner and a leader. You will have tools to help balance your professional and personal life, paid volunteer days, matching gift program and access to employee networks that help you stay connected to what matters to you. State Street is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. Discover more at StateStreet.com/careers