Consultant - Reference Data

Proven history working in finance,
investments, portfolio management and/or capital markets with specific
experience dealing with regulatory changes.6-10 years of experience in Reference
Data domain and should have experience in working with SQL (SELECT, JOIN
tables), DWH processes and concepts, performance-tuning techniques, etcExperience of data vendor providers
such as Bloomberg, Reuters, Datascope, IDC etcUnderstanding of Fixed Income and
equity / derivative (options, futures) reference dataCandidate must be able to communicate
clearly with multiple levels of management, both internally and to clients
about complex issues, simplifying them into requirements for a development
project.Oracle PL/SQL skills; thorough
understanding of data models and relational database concepts and constructs is
a must. .Exposure to Agile methodologyAt least 5 years of strong Project
experienceKnowledge and exposure to Instrument
Reference dataAt least 6 years of BA experience in
Reference dataAbility to understand requirements from
clients and write BRDsExperience in writing Use casesExcellent communication skillsExperience with regulatory projects and
an ability to translate regulations into application-specific requirements and
to be able to speak with senior business managers about them.Expected to be a bridge between
Business Users/Clients/Operations andDelivery teamWork with Business Users/Ops/Clients to
discuss and finalize requirementPrepare Business Requirements and
Functional Specification documents in accordance with standard SLDC business
practicesPerform all levels of data analysis,
including data mappings, data feeds, data modelling (both relational and
message), and data transformation as related to an Enterprise EnvironmentDevelop fully defined logical and
physical data models as related to assigned task and/or projectExplain the requirement to Development
and QA teamGuide the team on requirement
throughout the lifecycle right from analysis to development to testing to
production supportParticipate in triage calls, raise and
resolve requirement bugsParticipate in releases and production
roll-outsParticipate in research to identify
effective solutionsParticipate in and provide input into
the design, re-design and developmentRecommend and implement changes to
existing systemEnsuring QA Test plans have full
coverage of the changes being deliveredSupport of Development, QA, Ops and
downstream consumers during all phases of the deliveryAnalyze and manage change notifications
from vendors to understand the functional/data impact of changes to the systemEnsure functional solution documents
align to the strategy of the applicationProviding critical inputs to the WBS
structure and during the estimation phases of project planningAssisting the project managers and
development managers to keep project status information up to date, to identify
risks and mitigate against themConducting regular Knowledge Transfer
(KT) to development team and enhancing the overall business skills within the
group'- Oracle PL/SQL skills; thorough
understanding of data models and relational database concepts and constructs is
a must. .Exposure to Agile methodologyAt least 5 years of strong Project
experienceKnowledge and exposure to Instrument
Reference dataAt least 6 years of BA experience in
Reference dataAbility to understand requirements from
clients and write BRDsExperience in writing Use casesExcellent communication skillsExperience with regulatory projects and
an ability to translate regulations into application-specific requirements and
to be able to speak with senior business managers about them