Technical Business Analyst

Squarepoint Capital

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Group           Technology - Development

Role:             Technical Business Analyst 

 

Squarepoint is a global investment management firm that utilizes a diversified portfolio of systematic and quantitative strategies across financial markets that seeks to achieve high quality, uncorrelated returns for our clients. We have deep expertise in trading, technology and operations and attribute our success to rigorous scientific research. As a technology and data-driven firm, we design and build our own cutting-edge systems, from high performance trading platforms to large scale data analysis and compute farms. With main investment offices in New York, London and Singapore, we emphasize true, global collaboration by aligning our investment, technology and operations teams functionally around the world.

We are looking for hands on, enthusiastic and passionate professionals to join our software development team as product specialists.  Development teams at Squarepoint focus on evolution of our technology infrastructure which includes:

  • Algorithmic trading frameworks
  • Market data and market connectivity infrastructure across global markets;
  • Sourcing of critical data for research / trading and make this data available through services
  • High quality risk management frameworks that inform and protect our firm;
  • Robust trade reporting systems that enable our quantitative analysts and traders to seek greater visibility
  • Transformational technology initiatives to build tools for operational efficiency

Each of these areas forms a vital component to the overall success of Squarepoint global technology strategy.

As a business analyst, you will be accountable for gathering the functional and technical requirements communicating with internal and external parties (brokers and data providers), organizing functional and test specifications, and delivery of the product functionalities maintaining traceability to the agreed requirements. You will act as a bridge between investment, project management and other development teams.

 Responsibilities

  • To create detailed functional or technical  specs based on requirement gathering  and analysis
  • Discuss with development team to identify challenges and dependencies to create achievable project plans
  • Work closely with development OR QA team during testing phase for validation of functionality.
  • Stay hands on with the product and validate scenarios when necessary
  • Close interaction with stakeholders / key users for adoption of software and keeping the feedback loop open as products evolve
  • Work with production support team to educate them on the product and support aspects

 

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