Lead Systems Analyst

Employer
Wellington Management Company, LLP
Location
Boston, USA
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Nov 26, 2020
Closes
Dec 03, 2020
Ref
9165480
Job Function
Other
Industry Sector
Finance - General
Employment Type
Full Time
Education
Bachelors
WELLINGTON MANAGEMENT

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 55 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.

POSITION

LEAD SYSTEMS ANALYST, Portfolio Construction Technology
BOSTON

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Overview
The Portfolio Construction Technology team plays a critical role in Wellington's success by providing the right tools to support mission critical investment workflow. We are currently seeking a strong Lead Systems Analyst to play a key role, deliver solutions to our business partners, solve complex problems, and strive to advance and sustain a world-class Portfolio Management platform.

This position requires strong analytical skills, with a high attention to detail, and a desire to analyze and solve complex problems. This individual must be a self-starter with the ability to multi-task and work on a variety of assignments with people across the organization. Excellent organization, communication, and delivery skills are required. This individual must be a team player with a desire and willingness to learn.

Responsibilities

As a senior member of the Portfolio Construction Technology team, this individual will have the following responsibilities:

Engage with business partners at different levels of the organization to gather and document requirements for the Portfolio Construction platform Champion the needs of the business partners; act as their fiduciary Conduct a thorough systems analysis for business requirements and provide functional specifications with detailed use cases to the delivery team Work actively with the delivery team to ensure on time, scalable and high-quality business solutions Create prototypes; assist with systems and UX/UI design Develop a deep understanding of internal systems and related datasets to help with solution design as well as handling support issues Help refine architecture and build out supporting infrastructure for rollout of new capabilities Ensure quality of product by enforcing high standards in testing and building audit/validation controls Manage product releases and assist with post-release testing Assist with project management activities Provide hands-on analysis for support issues and assist with user training Provide regular status reporting and issue tracking Provide guidance and supervision of junior members of the team as well as onshore and offshore consultants.

Qualifications
7+ years of experience in financial industry with strong understanding of Fixed Income, Equity, FX and Derivative instruments. Bachelor's degree is a minimum. Advanced degree is preferred. Experience with gathering functional requirements, developing specifications, test plans and test executions. Experience with design and development of Portfolio Management, Portfolio Construction and Order Management tools. Hands-on experience in SQL or other relational database technologies is desirable Experience with JIRA, Wiki, Postman, Visio, Tableau, Excel and GIT CFA or working towards CFA is a strong plus.

Non-Technical Requirements

Excellent written, verbal communication and presentation skills. Excellent analytical and problem skills. Demonstrate strong client focus and relationship management skills. Willingness to work independently in an energetic, fast-paced, business-critical and team oriented-environment. Committed to deliver project on time and overcome obstacles. A strong team player, with ability to work in collaboration across teams. High attention to detail and strong commitment to delivering quality, professional work is absolutely essential for this position.

SKILLS

JOB TITLE
Lead Systems Analyst

LOCATION
100 Federal Street

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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