Business Analyst, Long Island City

Business Analyst
Software Guidance & Assistance, Inc., (SGA), is searching for a Business Analyst for a contract assignment with one of our premier financial clients in Long Island City, NY.

  • The primary responsibility for this position is to identify and react to issues with data used for theCCAR and other regulatory reporting that the team is responsible for.
  • Additional responsibilities include the automation and build out of the Commercial Real Estate submission using reconciled OPTIMA data and for the Commercial Real Estate 14Q submission and establishing an automated Commercial Real Estate process for creating safety and soundness in the production process. Also, to ensure compliance with enhanced regulatory requirements required for best in class processes and standards.

Required Skills:
  • This job requires the need to understand and analyze large sets of data and the related issues in order to work with our Risk Architecture and Technology partners to design and specify requirementsto enhance, automate and build our strategic risk infrastructure. Additional responsibilities include project management, issue resolution and ad-hoc analysis among other project related tasks.
  • Strong analytical skills where one can look at and understand large sets of data and utilize the information found in that data to identify problems or resolve issues
  • Comfortable looking at the details of the data yet able to understand the bigger picture and where this data fits in the larger strategic solution
  • Strong background in systems design and integration along with the ability to propose and deliver automated solutions to existing manual processes.
  • Excellent analytical skills both on re-engineering existing business processes and redesigning data flows.
  • Ability to work with business and technology to design, execute, test and deploy technology solutions.
  • Provide projectmanagement support and report issues, status and resolutions to core program team.
  • Ability to write business requirement documents for technologywith sufficient depth and clarity for developers to act on requirements.
  • Participate in user testing and quality assurance as well as be responsible for the transition from a manual to automated systemic solution and ensure continuity between quarterly submissions.
  • Team player with good communication skills, written/verbal skills and ability to work with both small and large teams.
  • Collaborative work style and ability to work with a variety of people/functional areas resulting in high quality and timely deliverables.
  • Strong organizational skill with ability to track, plan, monitor,and report on multiple projects and issues as well as attention to detail around each of these abilities.
  • Highly motivated and self-driven with the ability to multi-task productively and to work independently as well as collaboratively.
  • At least 5 years of banking experience is required.

Preferred Skills:
  • Strong understanding of financial and risk reporting and prior regulatory reporting experience desired.
  • Specific knowledge in our products and systems are desirable.

SGA is a Certified Women's Business Enterprise (WBE) celebrating over thirty years of service to our national client base for both permanent placement and consulting opportunities. For consulting positions, we offer a variety of benefit options including but not limited to health & dental insurance, paid vacation, timely payment via direct deposit inaddition to transferring H1B Visa sponsorship. Please inquire about our referral program if you would like to submit a candidate for any of our open or future job opportunities. SGA is an EEO employer. We encourage Veterans to apply. To view all of our available job postings and/or to learn more about SGA please visit us online at

Location Long Island City, New York
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Ad ID: 282005160  Business Analyst, Long Island City
Ad ID: 282005160
a week ago
Long Island City, USA
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