Derivatives Analyst (Baltimore, MD)

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Day-to-day responsibility:

  • Identifying, analyzing and validating the needs for the Derivatives end-to-end lifecycle, including Trade Execution, Valuation, Settlements, Hedge Accounting, etc. 

  • Challenge our internal processes with a view to finding opportunities for improving the derivatives processes making them more efficient and cost effective. 

  • Documenting the business and technical requirements a variety of formats: Business Requirements Document (BRD), Data Mapping Spreadsheets, Use Cases, User Stories 

  • Modeling and analyzing current state processes, identifying gaps, facilitate process changes to address those gaps for future processes. 

  • Data mapping 

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Knowledge of a range of derivative instruments across asset classes (equity, credit, rates and commodities) 

  • Understanding of Investment Operations and data needs through the trading lifecycle. 

  •  Collaborating with business experts, sponsors, the project manager, tech leads and developers, and quality assurance team to ensure successful, quick delivery 

  • Creative and dynamic approach to problem-solving 

  • Ability to work on own initiative and adhere to strict deadlines 

  • Highly numerate and analytical with an ability to learn quickly and to grasp the intricacies of complex OTC derivatives. 

Please send resume to recruiter@aldersonloop.com