Senior Murex Business Analyst - NYC

  • Location

    New York

  • Sector:

    Trading Platforms

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  • Salary:

    $140K - $200K + (depending on experience)

  • Contact:

    Bradley Smith

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Degree/Major Preferred: Computer Science/Information Systems, Finance or Economics

Required Education, Experience, Skills: BS, MS or MBA


Required Experience: 5+ years of the following:

  • Experience in the capital markets industry or related business in a Murex v3.x environment

  • Practical experience in a project role as a Front Office Business Analyst

  • Experience and knowledge with cleared interest rate swaps including pre-trade, execution, booking and events on multiple venues in a multicurrency, multi-curve framework

  • Knowledge of products traded as interest rate derivatives and credit derivatives

  • Working knowledge of commonly-traded products including bond futures, short-term interest rate futures, EFPs, foreign exchange.


Murex Skills:

  • “Hands-on” configuration, implementation, investigation, troubleshooting and timely remediation of Murex front office technologies

  • Simulation views, LiveBook, e-Tradepad, market data viewer, bond pricing

  • Trade query, view P/L and dynamic tables

  • Generator configuration and related static data, setting up market rate sheets, rate curve definitions, rate curve assignments, volatility surface management

  • Pricing template, calculation template

  • VaR modules, CVA, LiveBook, OSP

  • Structured Products including primary and secondary issuance

  • Experience in development of project documentation, testing materials, and training materials

  • Knowledge of financial products (derivatives required), business processes and workflows

  • Knowledge of accounting for derivative products

  • Strong ability to synthesize and analyze information

  • Ability to work in a challenging environment and have the resilience to deal with and influence changes to achieve excellence

  • Strong interpersonal/management skills and the ability to adapt style/approach as needed

  • Ability to work independently and in a collaborative environment

  • Ability to work with a distributed team in an agile environment

  • Ability to maintain strong and creditable relationship with business and technology partners


Desired Education, Experience, Skills:

  • 5+ years of knowledge of Murex v3.x.x with focus on front office

  • Experience configuring and running Pricing, Market Data, Curve Structure, Simulations, LiveBook

  • PnL generation and PnL explanation

  • Experience supporting front office users and addressing production issues

  • Knowledge of derivatives trading in a sell-side organization

  • Knowledge of Bloomberg TOMS, DLIB, MARS

  • Knowledge of JIRA for issue and project tracking

  • Knowledge of Microsoft Project

  • Familiarity with standard suite of Microsoft applications: Word, PowerPoint, Visio and SharePoint