Business Strategy and Analysis, Alpha Platform, Vice President
State Streets Front-to-Back Business Strategy team is seeking a versatile individual with strong business systems and data analysis skills for development and support of services and product offerings. The successful candidate must possess skill in complex business data analysis with expertise in functional requirements gathering and documentation; excellent verbal, written, and presentation skills; a proven ability to liaise between business/implementation and technology teams; and strong collaboration skills.
Support individual client implementation efforts.
Work with the wider project team and project manager to help establish project delivery plans and delivery estimates.
Provide analysis and advice to clients (internal and external) on current and future state data-centric operating models.
Liaise with stakeholders in order to establish and document implementation requirements, develop "use cases" to document requirements.
Maintain an excellent working knowledge of the STT F2B product offering to perform subject matter expert activities, consultancy, implementation configuration and demonstrations.
Analyze and document data mappings from source systems involved in the solution.
Ongoing requirements analysis to align project expectations.
Analyze and document any derivation, workflow and enrichment required for the project/solution.
Support testing activities and immediate post-production transition with the support of test plan development and test scripts.
Help manage project to time and cost objectives.
Support on-going enhancements to scope of services as needed.
Play significant role in contributing input on product offerings.
Support and consult the team in requirement gathering, development, definition and controlling of technical standards and methodologies.
Process design and implement solution architectures and concepts in the context of projects and client implementations.
Execute on Proof of Concept projects for prospects and demonstrations as needed through the sales process.
Collaborate with other team members to share best practices, raise issues, develop consistent global processes
Create common and shared standards across peer group by implementing best practices.
Consolidate application design for global strategic model.
Apply functional business knowledge to system roadmap and be part of agreeing future enhancements / development activities.
Display a culture of individual ownership of tasks to embed a clear individual sense of accountability in performing the role.
Ensure that the highest level of the Code of Conduct is displayed in your behavior.
Provide appropriate management information as required to support business unit decision making.
Support the 'Risk Excellence' culture within the business.
Independently compile, analyze and interpret information related to complex business/system processing.
Clear, complete and accurate documentation of user requirements and functional specifications
Serve as a liaison between business users and various IT development and testing teams
Document project requirements using clear, concise language, consistent with the appropriate methodologies
Run meetings/workshops to explain and walk through business requirements
Define and deliver test strategy, plans, and acceptance criteria
Responsible for problem solving and issue resolution
Define and document system interface requirements for other external systems Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree in technology, finance, business or equivalent,
Minimum 10 years related experience in financial services technical projects
Knowledge of financial service industry
Knowledge of SDLC methodologies
SQL/database query skills a plus
Attention to detail and problem solving a must
Experience with Microsoft Office tools Word, Excel, Project, and Visio is required