Project Manager/Business Analyst


SMBC Capital Markets would like to hire a Project Manager/Business Analyst for its Front Office Technology  department who would be responsible for overall project management and business analysis of various strategic projects with an objective of re-designing trading and risk management of SMBC Capital Markets global derivatives market-making business.

  • Liaising between Business users and Systems for all project stages.
  • In-depth analysis to provide project requirements and investigate issues reported.
  • Creating Functional Specifications and Business Requirements Documents.
  • Creating Project Initiation Documents.
  • Research, write and produce high quality technical documentation for front office dynamic projects.
  • Maintaining up-to-date project statuses and reporting to Manager and Project Team, etc.
  • Preparing PowerPoint decks and presenting to Steering Committee members.
  • Preparing Test Strategies and Test Plans and coordinating SIT and UAT testing schedules.
  • Defect Tracking for SIT and UAT Testing.
  • Tracking project issues and requested enhancements in JIRA.
  • Preparing clear and concise meeting minutes.
  • Preparing and updating detailed project plans and production implementation plans.
  • Scheduling and coordinating regular project working group meetings.
  • 1-3 years of Project Management and Business analysis experience in a financial firm - Derivatives and/or Fixed Income is preferred.
  • Ability to analyze and transform custom built software into accurate, user-friendly documentation
  • Strong work ethic and dedication to meet target dates.
  • Ability to translate Business needs into clear functional requirements (FSD/BRD).
  • Both detail-oriented and 'big picture' skills are essential.
  • Good understanding of system workflows and processes.
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to effectively interact/liaise with people at various levels.
  • Forthcoming/proactive with status updates and escalations is essential.
  • Proficient with MS Suite - Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Project, Visio, SharePoint.
  • Experience with JIRA and/or confluence is a plus.
New York, NY, 10261, US