Business Analyst - Risk - Archer Platform

Recruiter
State Street Corporation
Location
Boston
Salary
Competitive
Posted
13 Jan 2018
Closes
15 Jan 2018
Job role
Accountant
Contract type
Permanent
Hours
Full time
The Archer Business System Analysts AVP will provide project analysis and relationship management for various Risk and Regulatory projects. This individual will liaise with the project sponsors stakeholders external vendors and other divisions within State Street to ensure the delivery of quality products within the expected timeframes. The person will demonstrate leadership abilities in project prioritization resource management planning scope management and timely and effective response to project changes and risks. This individual must be able to work under minimal direction while keeping management apprised of issues and project status.
  • Help to coordinate multiple projects with project managers application managers business managers & the ADM Team Members
  • Help to manage virtual projects that frequently include team resources from two or more global locations – Boston India and China
  • Help to develop and maintain project schedules and resource plans clearly defining dependencies
    Help to coordinate plans with the various stakeholders
  • Help on activities assign responsibilities set contributor performance expectations and motivate team members toward achieving project objectives
  • Help to monitor project resources tasks risks and milestones and when necessary forecast impact on schedule quality and cost and make course corrections using defined change control procedures
  • Help to facilitate communication between internal and external resources both locally and off–shore
  • Ability to effectively manage time and balance priorities across simultaneous assignments
  • Self–starter with a desire to overcome obstacles and deliver
  • Willingness to learn Trading Products and Risk Management Principals
  • Analytical skills to interpret business and functional requirements
  • Interpersonal and collaboration skills
  • Ability to learn Agile Scrum Software Development Framework
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite of products including MS Project
  • Archer experience
  • 5–8 years of experience in Information Technology with 5–8 years as a hands on software project manager
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent required