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Analyst, Business Analyst

About Our Firm:

Granite Solutions Groupe provides financial services decision makers with people and solutions that deliver. Our clients count on us to deliver the right talent at the right time to achieve critical business results. We leverage our industry knowledge and passion for client priorities to deliver human capital solutions.

GSG was founded in 1998 as a consulting firm delivering project management and technology solutions for the financial services industry. GSG now has a global presence, with team members deployed across the U.S. at Fortune 1000 companies and high-performing Fintech firms.

High-caliber consultants are the face of GSG at our client organizations and offices. We value the deep relationships we have with our consultants that enable us to place them in roles where their skills will have an immediate impact. The GSG consulting team is comprised of diverse, experienced, driven, and dynamic contributors who excel at getting things done.

About the Opportunity:

GSG is seeking a skilled Business Analyst with expertise in system conversion and migration within the investment management sector. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in financial services, particularly with experience transitioning from CRD to Aladdin or similar investment management platforms.

Responsibilities:
 

  • Lead the analysis and documentation of business requirements related to the migration from CRD to Aladdin.
  • Collaborate closely with stakeholders including portfolio managers, traders, operations teams, and IT to gather requirements, prioritize tasks, and ensure successful execution of the migration plan.
  • Conduct gap analysis between existing systems (CRD) and target systems (Aladdin), identifying potential issues and proposing solutions to mitigate risks.
  • Develop comprehensive project plans, timelines, and milestones for the system conversion, ensuring alignment with business objectives and regulatory requirements.
  • Facilitate user acceptance testing (UAT) and provide support during the testing phase to validate that the migrated system meets functional and performance requirements.
  • Prepare training materials and conduct training sessions for end-users to ensure smooth adoption of the new system (Aladdin).
  • Act as a liaison between business stakeholders and technical teams, translating business needs into technical requirements and vice versa.
  • Monitor post-implementation activities and provide ongoing support to resolve any issues or concerns related to the migrated system.

Qualifications:
 

  • Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Business Administration, Computer Science, or related field.
  • Proven experience as a Business Analyst in the financial services industry, with a focus on system conversion and migration projects.
  • In-depth knowledge of investment management systems, particularly CRD and Aladdin.
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to interpret complex data and make sound recommendations.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively engage and influence stakeholders at all levels of the organization.
  • Solid understanding of project management methodologies and best practices.

Employee Benefits:

GSG is excited to offer its consultants excellent compensation and a robust option of benefits which include comprehensive medical, dental, vision and prescription coverage. You will receive company-paid life insurance. In addition, we hope you will take advantage of eligible commuter benefits-like paying for work-related public transit and parking with pre-tax dollars. Save for your retirement with pre-tax contributions that go directly into your 401K. We also care about your pets with several options for pet insurance, discount card and prescriptions.

GSG’s Commitment to Diversity:

As a diverse-owned business, GSG is committed to creating a diverse workforce, and we are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status.