Radley James

Radley James London, UK
Feb 15, 2019
Full time
A Leading Investment Bank in London is looking to hire a Technical Business Analyst to work on a platform which stores, retrieves and distributes all trade data. This platform simplifies trade flows within the bank to reduce data feeds and copies. The platform goes across all asset classes, accessing millions of trades per day. Key Responsibilities: Liaising with internal and external clients to fully understand data content Gathering, understanding and documenting detailed business requirements using appropriate tools and techniques Manipulating, analysing and interpreting complex data sets, drawing valid inferences and presenting them to management Creating and maintaining project documentation, constructing a solid knowledge base that can be referenced by colleagues in the future Actively contributing to a sustainable, predictable, free-thinking delivery team Managing high volumes of data Skills and Qualifications: Proven track record of business/data analysis within financial services Strong analytical skills and a proactive approach to problem solving with the ability to manipulate and synthesise large amounts of data Experience in creating visual representations of logical data flows and process workflows A working knowledge of agile methods and proficiency in utilising development productivity tools such as JIRA, Confluence, etc Database querying skills No SQL Data stores (eg Marklogic) Prior knowledge of products such as OTC Derivatives incl. Rates, Credits, Equities
Radley James London, UK
Feb 15, 2019
Full time
A leading Investment Bank in London is looking to hire a Business Analyst to join their Market Risk IT team, which has the goal to build a strategic risk management platform for regulatory demands and internal risk management. Within this team, key projects include Limit management, FRTB and Var. The role also looks at ways of bringing innovative technology e.g. mobile solutions to the Market Risk function. Key responsibilities Developing a sound knowledge of the business requirements around Limit Management and Reporting Liaising with the key stakeholders to understand, scope and document functional requirements Working with Functional Lead and Project Managers to plan analysis work and highlight key risks, issues and dependencies that arise from new projects Working with platform leads and system architect to ensure solutions align to the IT roadmap for developing the strategic platform Providing business context to the development and testing teams, reviewing and providing specialist input to test cases and execution Designing and providing training to operational users on relevant platform changes Promoting better business analysis practices and foster adoption of analysis standards and tools within the vendor model. Desirable skills Strong track record of Business Analysis within Financial Services Strong communication skills both written and verbal Strong analysis and problem solving skills Formal business analysis techniques for gathering and documenting requirements Experience in logical design of system solutions Modelling of business processes and system workflows Data analysis, use of databases and simple data modelling (including database and prototyping tools) Experience of business process re-engineering Exposure to multiple software development lifecycle methodologies Awareness of regulatory initiatives and experience of working within Market Risk Negotiation and conflict resolution experience, with ability to balance interests of multiple stakeholders Experience of working as a Product Owner in a Feature Team (Agile, SAFe practices).
Radley James City of London, UK
Feb 12, 2019
On of my top global law firms are expanding their in-house eDiscovery function and require a talented eDiscovery Project Manager to join the team. You will be responsible for the end-to-end EDRM for some very high profile cases whilst delivering projects to key clients. It is essential that you posses a strong technical ability whilst also understanding the legal process involved with eDisclosure. This role has scope to be a Senior Project Manager depending on the candidate and is offering excellent long term career progression. Responsibilities: Managing various e-Discovery projects from collection through to production. Developing an understanding of e-Discovery best practices and processes and providing consultative advice to our internal and external clients. Instruct our external eDiscovery suppliers on processing requirements. Working with our eDiscovery suppliers to support various projects where required. Communicate information clearly with both technical and non-technical people. Training our lawyers, staff and clients on the use of Relativity. Provide guidance, instruction and work direction to team members as needed. Required experience: Proven experience managing the full Electronic Discovery Reference Model in a technical and client facing capacity. Experience using Relativity and various other litigation support/eDiscovery platforms both for processing and review. Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Forensics Computing or Law. A strong technical understanding of litigation support and eDisclosure technologies. Project management experience with an electronic discovery vendor or law firm. A solid understanding of database design and management, data processing activities and legal document review requirements. Highly IT literate with solid experience using Excel and other database products. Excellent time management skills - successful candidate must be able to demonstrate ability to manage multiple, simultaneous tasks. Excellent oral and written communication skills. Strong attention to detail, ability to keep project documents and status up to date. Proven analytical and problem solving skills. Ability to work in a fast-paced production environment while maintaining proper priorities and scheduling on extremely tight deadlines. If you are an eDiscovery professional looking for a great step up in your career, please apply for immediate response!