9 Jan '19
Business Analyst

Insurance, Banking, Financial, Gauteng JHB - Northern Suburbs

R 00 Hourly

My client in the financial services sector is looking for a Business Analyst for the Trading, Investments and Risk Systems used within the Company environment. The Business Analyst will be responsible for managing the improvements and will be deployed on special projects and feature teams as and when required by the business. Its 12 months contract


Any relevant tertiary qualification (degree) in Finance/Actuarial Science/Information Systems/Computer Science


  • Develop/configure front end and back-end portions of a trading and risk management systems used by traders in the financial markets (Interest Rate Derivatives, Credit Derivatives, Equity Derivatives, Foreign Exchange Derivatives, Fixed Income, Foreign Exchange, Commodities, Structured Products)
  • Minimum of 5 years related work experience
  • Must have a good understanding of financial products in the South African market
  • Must have experience with the configuration and maintenance of trading systems
  • Derivatives exposure would be beneficial
  • Exposure to the insurance industry would be beneficial
  • Participate in the rapid development of pricing and risk tools
  • Ability to work in a high pressured environment

Job related skills:

  • Experience in testing changes, documenting results and implementing
  • Experience regarding middleware solutions and the development life cycle from requirements gathering, documentation, development and release to production

NB: should you not recieve a response in 2 weeks please consider your application unsuccessful

Ad Visible Until: 31 January 2019
Ref: CON000759/MM2

Vacancy Type: Contract