VP - Senior Analyst

State Street Corporation
Boston, USA
23 Nov 2022
01 Dec 2022
Job Function
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Who we are looking for
This is a hands-on software engineer position in State Street Global Technology Services seeking a leading technical lead responsible for designing and guide development on ERM systems used by the business to manage risk. The position involves designing solutions to process large volumes of data and interface systems that simulate market and credit scenarios to produce risk measures for regulatory compliance and risk management. The candidate should have hands-on coding skills and should be able to work in a structured software development environment.

What you will be responsible for
As a Senior Analyst you will
  • Lead the planning, analysis and implementation of different projects within Credit Risk systems. The individual will liaise with project sponsors, developers and other stakeholders both on the business and technical teams to manage project requirements and facilitate solution implementation. The individual must be able to work under minimal direction while keeping senior management apprised of issues and project status.
  • Facilitate project scope, requirements gathering and implementation planning with project sponsors and key stakeholders
  • Lead requirement elaboration and actively participate in solution design
  • Coordinate project planning and execution with cross-functional project managers, external consultants, application managers, business managers, development and QA staff
  • Manage within a matrix environment with resources and services provided by centralized teams
  • Clearly communicate verbally and in written form, the status of the project to both senior business and senior technical management.
  • Conduct quality assurance activities and manage the software quality assurance process for the assigned projects.

What we value
These skills will help you succeed in this role
  • Experience working on data sourcing and transformation related to Credit Risk Exposure data
  • Experienced in doing data analysis for the business requirements in hand
  • Proven ability to effectively manage time and balance priorities
  • Self-starter with a desire to overcome obstacles and deliver
  • Proven analytical skills to interpret business and functional requirements and come up with appropriate technical solutions
  • Strong interpersonal and collaboration skills
  • Strong knowledge of both waterfall and Agile SDLCs
  • 7-10 years of experience in Finance Information Technology with 5-7 years hands on software development/systems analysis/project management experience.

Education & Preferred Qualifications
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent required

Additional requirements
  • Ability to lead delivery, manage team members in a matrix organization.
  • Communicate effectively in a professional manner both written and orally
  • Team player with a positive attitude enthusiasm initiative and self-motivation
  • Ability to multi-task energetic fast learner & problem solver

Are you the right candidate? Yes!
We truly believe in the power that comes from the diverse backgrounds and experiences our employees bring with them. Although each vacancy details what we are looking for, we don't necessarily need you to fulfil all of them when applying. If you like change and innovation, seek to see the bigger picture, make data driven decisions and are a good team player, you could be a great fit.
Why this role is important to us
Our technology function, Global Technology Services (GTS), is vital to State Street and is the key enabler for our business to deliver data and insights to our clients. We're driving the company's digital transformation and expanding business capabilities using industry best practices and advanced technologies such as cloud, artificial intelligence and robotics process automation.

We offer a collaborative environment where technology skills and innovation are valued in a global organization. We're looking for top technical talent to join our team and deliver creative technology solutions that help us become an end-to-end, next-generation financial services company.

Join us if you want to grow your technical skills, solve real problems and make your mark on our industry.

About State Street
What we do. State Street is one of the largest custodian banks, asset managers and asset intelligence companies in the world. From technology to product innovation, we're making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we've been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people. We provide investment servicing, data & analytics, investment research & trading and investment management to institutional clients.
Work, Live and Grow. We make all efforts to create a great work environment. Our benefits packages are competitive and comprehensive. Details vary by location, but you may expect generous medical care, insurance and savings plans, among other perks. You'll have access to flexible Work Programs to help you match your needs. And our wealth of development programs and educational support will help you reach your full potential.
Inclusion, Diversity and Social Responsibility. We truly believe our employees' diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives are a powerful contributor to creating an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and reach their maximum potential while adding value to both our organization and our clients. We warmly welcome candidates of diverse origin, background, ability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and personality. Another fundamental value at State Street is active engagement with our communities around the world, both as a partner and a leader. You will have tools to help balance your professional and personal life, paid volunteer days, matching gift programs and access to employee networks that help you stay connected to what matters to you.
State Street is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.
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