Senior Systems Analyst, Hedge Funds

  • Competitive
  • Boston, MA, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Wellington Management Company, LLP
  • 24 Sep 17

Senior Systems Analyst, Hedge Funds

WELLINGTON MANAGEMENT

Wellington Management offers comprehensive investment management capabilities that span nearly all segments of the global capital markets. Our investment solutions, tailored to the unique return and risk objectives of institutional clients in more than 50 countries, draw on a robust body of proprietary research and a collaborative culture that encourages independent thought and healthy debate. As a private partnership, we believe our ownership structure fosters a long-term view that aligns our perspectives with those of our clients.

POSITION

As member of the Wellington Funds Group Applications team, this individual will be responsible for project management, requirements, systems analysis, some development, testing, and support for the Wellington Funds Group.  The role requires a well-rounded and experienced technologist, who can work well with stakeholders in Hedge Fund, US Domestic Fund and Global Fund teams to build consensus on vision and then follow-through on delivery.

Business processes focus around fund administration, service provider flows, product management, investment risk, fund events, fund oversight, net asset value (NAV) calculations, end user web site management, and interfacing with the business sponsors for the funds.

The candidate will need to demonstrate the ability to assimilate technical concepts quickly, manage multiple competing priorities and communicate and coordinate effectively across all levels of the firm. We are seeking a systems analyst with 7 plus years of experience, with key capabilities being analytical rigor, communication skills, organization, problem solving, and the ability to  write clear, concise and complete functional specifications.  Furthermore the candidate will need the ability to think both operationally and strategically.

SQL, basic development skills, and understanding of salesforce is a +  
Responsibilities

  • Collaborate with business partners to understand business workflows in detail and prioritize & complete support & enhancement as needed
  • Work with engineers, analysts, consultants and vendors to collaboratively solve problems and deliver solutions
  • Translate business needs into detailed technical specifications and designs
  • Provide oversight for the various phases of testing and user acceptance
  • Advocate for the end user at all times and proactively manage risk, impact and user experience at all times

Qualifications
  • Planning and analysis experience following a standardized methodology such as Agile. 
  • Analytical experience on enhancements to existing systems.
  • Track-record of working with business stakeholders, engineers, analysts, and infrastructure teams to complete and deliver projects
  • Experience in core project managements skills including plan development, risk and budget management, team building and leadership
  • 7+ years of proven experience delivering successful projects
  • Proven ability to support multiple competing priorities simultaneously
  • Demonstrated experience in Financial services (FS), including FS data
  • Must be self-motivated with the ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related discipline
  • Experience with large-scale complex technical projects a plus
  • Fund Company experience & knowledge is a strong plus
  • SQL, basic development skills a strong plus
  • Salesforce experience a plus


JOB TITLE
Senior Systems Analyst, Hedge Funds

JOB FAMILY
Systems Analysis

LOCATION
100 Federal Street

As an equal opportunity employer, Wellington Management considers all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, religion, creed, national origin, age, ancestry, disability (physical or mental), medical condition, citizenship, marital status, pregnancy, veteran or military status, genetic information or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. If you are a candidate with a disability, or are assisting a candidate with a disability, and require an accommodation to apply for one of our jobs, please email us at Wellington@icareerhelp.com .