Functional Analyst

Remote / Prague 8 /
Remote 80% / Onsite
Location: Prague 8
Language: Fluent in English

Level: Senior
Form of cooperation: Contraktor
Start date: asap
Allocation: Full-Time
Allocation length: Long term

  • The Senior Business Consultant provides advice and guidance that has a measurable impact on the profitability and effectiveness of the business, supports improvements to business processes and establishes requirements for significant changes.

Tasks and responsibilities:

  • Find elegant solutions to hard problems at the intersection of risk business and IT by analysingbusiness requirements and derive software requirements
  • Communicate ideas clearly and act as a liaison between business and IT teams
  • Specify design for complex IT and software architecture and discuss it with the analyst communityand the software developer team
  • Provide advice on expected functionality to the test team

Required skills and qualifications:

  • Knowledge of financial markets (bonds, equities, interest rate swaps, futures, options)
  • Insight into quantitative risk management and pricing of financial products
  • Analytical mindset and interest in information technology and financial markets
  • A degree in a business subject, a technical / quantitative subject (Computer Science, Math /Physics, Engineering, …), or equivalent experience
  • Experience in IT business analysis
  • Working proficiency and communication skills in English
  • Motivation to work in a cross functional team within an agile working style

Preferred skills/qualifications – the following skills would be a plus:

  • Basic understanding of Python