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Title:  Business Analyst Specialist - Kafka, FIX Protocol

 

 

 

Requisition ID: 95212

Join the Global Community of Scotiabankers to help customers become better off.

 

As a member of the Global Wholesale & Risk Technology department, the Business Analyst Specialist will add value to the Global Equity Technology Delivery and Execution group by actively contributing and participating in various multifaceted initiatives within the team, working closely with business and technology partners to deliver advanced analytic solutions that enable rapid, stable deployment of critical business application while also encouraging department wide reuse.

 

The Business Analyst Specialist will conduct analysis leading to the definition of requirements, design, testing, project coordination and implementation processes, and to assist in the resolution of complex business problems for Global Equity Business Unit, and other business lines being serviced.


Key Accountabilities: 

  • Assist in resolving complex, multi-faceted problems to meet the system needs of the Institutional Equity Trading Desks and their internal and external customers, by applying your business and technological knowledge to perform analysis, defining user requirements, design and implementation of system enhancements/solutions. 
  • Research, formulate, and perform data-driven analytics using SQL and/or other tools such as Elastic Search, Postman, and Dremio.
  • Analysis of business needs (trading, regulatory, etc.)  resulting in the creation of requirement Build relationships and work with key stakeholders to quickly deliver value added solutions.
  • Support, liaison, and gather requirements from senior stakeholders and clearly articulate business requirements to technical teams.
  • Ability to multi-task, meet deadlines, perform under pressure, and change priorities as needed.


Qualifications

  • 5+ years of in-depth knowledge of Capital Markets data analysis, data mapping, data publication/consumption, and business requirements relating to Kafka, Elastic Search, and FIX messages.
  • Hadoop/Big Data experience to analyze and help develop solutions using ElasticSearch, Kafka, Dremio, and Hive
  • Knowledge/experience with reporting tools/platforms such as Tableau, Power BI, Business Objects, Kibana, Excel Macros/Pivots.
  • Ability to work with third-party APIs, Postman, and other API/data tools.
  • Strong communication skills, SDLC, data/business analysis experience. 
  • Post-secondary degree in a technology field (Computer Science/Engineering) or relevant experience/skills set


Nice to have

  • Experience working with federated trading platforms and vendor systems e.g., Fidessa, Bloomberg, etc.
  • Financial education (relevant courses, CSC, CFA…) or demonstrated capital markets experience will be considered as an asset.
  • Prior experience with Jira, Confluence, and ServiceNow.
  • An understanding of Institutional Equity trading knowledge, understanding of Regulatory Frameworks

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Location(s):  Canada : Ontario : Toronto 

As Canada's International Bank, we are a diverse and global team. We speak more than 100 languages with backgrounds from more than 120 countries. Our employees are committed to a superior customer experience and use the Bank’s six guiding sales practice principles to ensure they act with honesty and integrity.

At Scotiabank, we value the unique skills and experiences each individual brings to the Bank, and are committed to creating and maintaining an inclusive and accessible environment for everyone. If you require accommodation (including, but not limited to, an accessible interview site, alternate format documents, ASL Interpreter, or Assistive Technology) during the recruitment and selection process, please let our Recruitment team know. If you require technical assistance, please click here. Candidates must apply directly online to be considered for this role. We thank all applicants for their interest in a career at Scotiabank; however, only those candidates who are selected for an interview will be contacted.


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