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Information Technology Business Analyst

Information Technology Business Analyst

Summary

The Information Technology Business Analyst will report to the Chief Technology Officer and support him with a broad scope of responsibilities. This is a highly visible and leadership role requiring extensive interaction with QS Investor’s Executive Committee, all functional areas within QS and the parent, Legg Mason.  We are looking for a professional with experience in both information technology and business administration.  The successful candidate will liaison between the IT team and other functional areas.

Key Responsibilities Include
  • Review business processes to document those procedures and also identify areas for improvement
  • Ensure control processes are in place to meet regulatory requirements and respond to Internal Audit and Compliance when necessary
  • Work with business and technical teams to develop and document functional and financial requirements for projects
  • Help to prioritize deliverables and provide project management to ensure that tasks are completed in a timely manner
  • Assist CTO with oversight of IT consultants and infrastructure vendors
  • Compile and distribute regular technical reporting requirement
  • Act as a liaison between the technology team and other functional areas
  • Help to translate business needs to IT solutions and vice versa
  • Assist CTO with resolving problems and other responsibilities
Qualifications
  • Five plus years of relevant work experience as an IT Business Analyst
  • Undergraduate or graduate degree in computer science and business administration
  • Candidate must be high motivated, a self–starter and team oriented
  • Very strong analytical, communication and written skills 
  • Consulting experience not required but a plus
  • Experience using project management tools such as JIRA and Confluence
  • Experience with Smartsheet not required but a plus
  • Solid knowledge of SQL
  • Basic knowledge of Python a plus
Apply to This Position

You can send your cover letter and resume for consideration for this position to:

recruit@qsinvestors.com