Senior Systems Analyst

Wellington Management   •  

Boston, MA

5 - 7 years

Posted 269 days ago

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  • Interact directly with business partners at all levels of the organization to define, analyze and document requirements for a multi-asset class investment strategy platform
  • Act as a champion for the needs of the business partners and a trusted advisor
  • Develop a strong partnership with the delivery team (including IBOR, accounting, performance and portfolioconstruction) to ensure on time, scalable and high quality business solutions
  • Provide input into system design to help the programming teams define effort and implementation schedules
  • Ensure quality of product by enforcing high standards in testing and building audit/validation controls
  • Act as an escalation point person for support issues that require detailed analysis and management
  • Provide regular status reporting and issue tracking


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Business, Economics, Finance or related subject
  • 5+ years business analysis or systems analysis experience in financial statement analysis, investment management or financial services environment
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with high attention to detail
  • Strong client relationship skills and proven ability to build consensus.  Experience working directly with business partners to understand their needs and deliver solutions that meet those needs.
  • Experience writing requirements, functional specifications, use cases, and test plans
  • Change agent, creative, innovative and focused on continuous improvements
  • Analytical and problem solving skills in buy-side investment management systems and data technologies. 
  • Understanding of financial instruments such as stocks, bonds, swaps, options, futures, forwards, derivatives and FX.
  • Experience with advanced investment data concepts such as holdings, transactions, securitymaster, analytics, and performance.
  • Detailed knowledge and experience of investors workflows in areas of analysis and portfolioconstruction
  • High attention to detail and strong commitment to delivering quality, professional work is absolutely essential for this position.
  • Hands-on knowledge of SQL and relational databasetechnology
  • Willingness and ability to work independently and as part of a team, in a fast-paced, business-critical environment. 
  • CFA Institute Claritas Certificate, CFA Charter or progress towards one considered an asset