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EXCLUSIVE: Market Risk Systems Business Analyst - £70-£95k

  • Location City of London
  • Job type Permanent
  • Reference BBBH125423

Partnered with a European Investment Bank to find them a Market Risk Systems Business Analyst.

Unlike a lot of the FRTB / LIBOR projects in Market and Counterparty Credit Risk this is a less "silo'd" role, looking for someone who can work on and switch between multiple projects.

Essentially a Lead Business Analyst in the Market Risk Space who can work closely with developers, improvement of applications and services the risk team are using. A truly autonomous individual is ideal, who can work with front office, work with risk, dig into topics, crunch data, run SQL, and lead risk projects. A broad and varied role with elements that touch on architecture and product ownership.

The role:

  • A European Investment Bank (French/German speakers a bonus).
  • A small independent team with a mix of scenarios but relatively flat structure.
  • The team sit between Risk and IT, so a grasp of both landscapes will ensure you thrive.
  • A lot of experience in the team that you can lean on.
  • A firm that is big on internal mobility and career progression.

Your experience:

  • Degree of flexibility on the right person's years of experience / seniority, the skill set it more important. Roughly looking at 3-8 years experience.
  • Agile / Safe state of mind is a huge bonus.
  • Ideally applicants can run SQL queries
  • At least 3 years in market/counterparty credit risk change, as a Business Analyst
  • Understanding of Risk Methodologies is essential
  • Firm grasp of Data: integration, calculations is highly desired
  • Ability to partner and drive change amongst a variety of stakeholders is key