Job Summary) :
To analyze business needs for efficient and cost-effective software systems and / or business processes and to facilitate the technical design, testing and implementation of systems in accordance with company methodology.
Key Responsibilities / Duties :
Gather and analyze information on existing business processes or data platforms to make recommendations that seek to improve business systems and processes.
Provide business analysis during all phases of a project as required, including but not limited to :
Analyze and document requirements for enhancements to systems, business processes and / or data platforms. May involve investigation of third-party vendors or systems.
Design and clearly document solutions / recommendations to business problems.
Lead reviews of requirements and designs with relevant stakeholders to obtain agreement and sign-off of proposals.
Lead the project implementations (estimation, project planning and execution).
Drive user testing, ensuring issues are resolved in pragmatic and appropriate manner.
Lead the design and implementation of ongoing support arrangements for system delivered.
Articulate the technical solutions to the regional or global business partners.
Provide production support to critical investment applications and interfaces, as well as root cause analysis.
Work as part of a project team, reporting progress and escalating issues to project management in a timely manner to ensure successful completion of projects / reviews.
Adhere to standards set by the Invesco project methodology and promote the best practices within the team or across the teams.
Work Experience / Knowledge :
Over 10 years proven experience in a role developing the skills required for the technical business analyst role. This will include carrying out business process reviews, production of business requirements and / or business data analysis.
Familiar with front and back office systems of asset management industry, particularly knowledge in OMS (CRD / Aladdin), Portware, FIX, post-trade processing, IBOR system.
Experience in supporting BAU of front and back office systems for at least 5 - 7 years
Proficiency in SQL
Experience with data analysis or coding is a big plus
Experience in creating detail costs / benefit analysis
Experience of project management tools and techniques
Skills / Other Personal Attributes Required :
Excellent written communication skills (to include process flowcharting, and formal business solutions documents)
Strong verbal communication skills in English, Cantonese and Mandarin
Able to work in a global, multicultural environment
Able to influence and build relationships at all levels of staff
Creative problem solver
Structured, disciplined approach to work, with attention to detail
Solid time management skills
Able to work independently or team player
Able to work under pressure to meet tight deadlines
Motivated, self-starter. Capable of working with low level of supervision
Flexible able to meet changing requirements and priorities
Willing to travel
Formal Education : (minimum requirement to perform job duties)
Graduate or Graduate Calibre in Information Systems related discipline
AWS or Agile training and / or certification preferred but optional
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