Senior Systems Analyst

Employer
Wellington Management Company, LLP
Location
Boston, USA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
22 Sep 2022
Closes
25 Sep 2022
Ref
16532122
Job Function
Other
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
About Us

Wellington Management offers comprehensive investment management capabilities that span nearly all segments of the global capital markets. Our investment solutions, tailored to the unique return and risk objectives of institutional clients in more than 60 countries, draw on a robust body of proprietary research and a collaborative culture that encourages independent thought and healthy debate. As a private partnership, we believe our ownership structure fosters a long-term view that aligns our perspectives with those of our clients.

We are transitioning to a hybrid work environment where both remote work and the office play a critical role. Our vision is a future where all employees are empowered to work flexibly to drive the best outcomes for our clients. Flexible work is a mindset and a core value. Our employees are encouraged to work remotely two days a week as a standard practice and will have flexibility in terms of working hours.

About the Role

At Wellington Management our appetite for technology is insatiable. We recognize that the world is full of fascinating questions that will impact the future of companies, economies, financial markets, and entire industries. We want you to help us find answers to these questions by building and evolving our innovative, industry leading, technology platform. We are seeking qualified candidates to join our expanding technology team. Together, you will not only dream up solutions to today's investment challenges, but you will build them to see real-life results. Technology needs are advancing, and this level of complexity requires a highly sophisticated well-managed technology platform that is built by people like you. This is your chance to build something incredible. We want you to think big, to solve challenges, and positively impact our clients.

JOB OVERVIEW
We are currently seeking a Senior Systems Analyst within the Portfolio Implementation Technology team that will aid in cultivating a vision for the modernization effort for the Portfolio Implementation team. As we work towards the vision of the future, this role will be heavily responsible for understanding the workflows and data surrounding the Portfolio Implementation function as a means for enhancing the processes for the future. To succeed in this role, the candidate must be an initiative-taker with the ability to apply business and technical skills to enable investment processes to become more efficient in the future. Strong organizational skills are helpful for this role along with proven communication and relationship-building skills.

RESPONSIBILITIES
• Interact directly with business partners at all levels of the organization to define, analyze, and document requirements, as well as set priorities

• Engage key stakeholders to understand business processes and applications used to facilitate

• Be highly collaborative and a strong consensus builder

• Develop deep expertise of internal systems and related datasets to help with solution design

• Make recommendations that lead to efficiency related opportunities and outcomes

• Act as an escalation point person for support issues that require detailed analysis and management

• Manage project plans, risks, impact, and user experience

• Coordinate efforts across teams consisting of business users, developers, analysts, and testers

• Provide regular status reporting and issue tracking

QUALIFICATIONS
• 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

• Change agent, creative, innovative, and focused on continuous improvements

• Self-motivated and willing to work in an energetic, fast paced team environment

• Hands-on knowledge of SQL, or another relational database technology

• Adequate understanding of system design, software development principles, and methodologies

• Intellectual curiosity and interest to learn independently and from peers

• Experience documenting/diagramming workflows, such as Visio

Not sure you meet 100% of our qualifications? That's ok. If you believe that you could excel in this role, we encourage you to apply and welcome a chance to review your background. We are dedicated to building and maintaining a diversified workforce and considering a broad array of candidates with a variety of skill, workplace experiences, and backgrounds.

As an equal opportunity employer, Wellington Management ensures that all qualified applicants will receive equal consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, creed, national origin, age, ancestry, disability (physical or mental), medical condition, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by applicable law . If you are a candidate with a disability, or are assisting a candidate with a disability, and require an accommodation to apply for one of our jobs, please email us at GMCANINQ@wellington.com .

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