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Full-Time

Business Analyst/Project Manager

Posted on 7/4/2024

Squarepoint Capital

Squarepoint Capital

501-1,000 employees

Develops quantitative investment strategies

Financial Services
Data & Analytics

Senior, Expert

Montreal, QC, Canada + 1 more

Category
Project Management
Business & Strategy
Required Skills
Python
Communications
Atlassian
JIRA
Confluence
Requirements
  • 5 to 10 years experience in a Technical Business Analyst role or Project Manager role in the financial industry
  • Hands-on programming experience, preferably in Python or KDB+/q
  • Atlassian Confluence and JIRA expertise, including corresponding macros/plug-ins
  • Experience in initiating, defining, driving and implementing projects with explicitly scoped project milestones
  • Degree in a Computer Science, Engineering field or equivalent
Responsibilities
  • Analyze current business processes and establish the full picture
  • Identify technical needs and problems to solve based on thorough analysis
  • Structure and scope requirements into technical projects
  • Design end-to-end solutions, propose implementation options, provide evaluations and recommendations
  • Drive product design that aligns with firm-wide goals by collaborating with stakeholders
  • Create and maintain product and project specifications with high accuracy
  • Manage functional/technical knowledge, drive outstanding questions towards closure
  • Establish project implementation plan, monitor project progress, communicate priorities effectively
  • Define project scope, goals, stakeholders, milestones, dependencies, and risks
  • Ensure effective communications throughout the project, resolve conflicts, identify blockers and risks
  • Participate in change management, process improvement initiatives, optimize procedures
  • Provide project transparency to stakeholders by giving comprehensive updates

Squarepoint Capital is a leading global investment management firm that develops quantitative investment strategies to achieve high quality returns for their clients. They are a data and technology-driven firm specializing in developing automated trading systems that execute across global financial markets.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

N/A

Headquarters

New York, New York

Founded

2014

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

1%

1 year growth

0%

2 year growth

6%
INACTIVE