This is an unusual opportunity to bring your superior knowledge of fixed income trading, the Aladdin Trading System and your thirst for growing your career to this high impact opportunity in a stellar performing investment group! We are looking for the BEST - If this describes you, we should have a conversation.
The Fixed Income Analyst- Aladdin Trading System will be primarily responsible for working closely with the portfolio management and trading teams, portfolio analysis group and risk management. You will be responsible for supporting strategic business initiatives and providing day-to-day support on issues that may arise. You will partner internally across teams as well as externally with data and analytics vendors in order to solve complex problems that the organization faces.
Partner with business users, internal technology team and external vendors to understand requirements, and identify solutions to support business needs.
Initiate and project manage business process reviews and workflow changes.
Keep abreast of industry initiatives and market trends that impact the business.
Define and document functional and technical requirements, strategic delivery approach, priorities, key deliverables and timelines.
Create a communication strategy in scope & delivery of product, for strategic & tactical changes.
Provide daily support to end users including managing issue resolution & performing root cause analysis.
Manages system issues appropriately and escalates to senior management where needed.
BS or MS in Business, Economics or Engineering/Mathematics
6 + years experience in Fixed Income asset management
Knowledge of Fixed Income analytics and Investment Strategies
Experience with BlackRock Solutions Aladdin Trading System
In depth knowledge and experience with Fixed Income instruments, including foreign exchange, derivatives and structured products
Proven ability to solve problems based on researching and analyzing information
Strong analytical skills and ability to make independent decisions and develop creative solutions to support business strategies.
Candidate must be able to collaborate with others, communicate clearly and have a strong attention to detail
Demonstrated ability to build and maintain strong relationships and networks both within and outside the organization.
Demonstrated leadership qualities and partnering skills
Possesses excellent organizational skills and proven ability to manage multiple projects concurrently
Strong Excel and data analysis skills
Our client recognizes that their strength and success are directly linked to the quality and skills of their diverse associates. They are proud to be a place where talented people who want to make a difference can grow as professionals, leaders, and as individuals.