Want to elevate your career by being a part of the world's largest asset manager? Do you thrive in an environment that fosters positive relationships and recognises phenomenal performance?
At BlackRock, we strive to empower our employees and actively engage your involvement in our success.
We know you want to feel valued every single day and be recognised for your contribution.
BlackRock is currently seeking Implementation and Business Analyst professional at the Associate level to become part of our Data & AI - Report & Platform Configuration team.
The Data & AI - Report & Platform Configuration team ('RPC') provides centralised data support for the Firm, serving the dual mission of supporting BlackRock and BlackRock Solutions (BRS) clients through overseeing Reference Data and Pricing, Portfolio and Benchmark data and analytics, as well as Risk, Analytics and Performance Reporting (Green Package). RPC team also manage Client Data, Billing and Green Package Reporting for Retail and Institutional businesses.
The RPC philosophy is anchored on BlackRock's cornerstone principles: Innovation, Fiduciary focus, Passion for Performance, and the unified purpose of One BlackRock. Through that lens, we strive to build value for our clients by understanding their needs, the markets, and using technology to build best in class solutions. As a global team, Data & AI has presence across 12 offices in 8 countries, servicing more than $17 trillion in AUM on Aladdin for BlackRock and BRS clients spanning 6 continents and all spectrums of the financial markets.
Your role and impact
Report & Platform Configuration is a growing team responsible for defining, testing and implementing Green Package processes. The team consists of skilled business analysts who apply standard BA techniques, allied with knowledge of BlackRock's organization, processes and technology to execute on a variety of projects.
The team plays a meaningful role in Implementing Green Package and its processes working closely with various stakeholders. Working in Report & Platform Configuration team requires strong problem solving, communication and organisational skills. Your role would involve analysing new and changing requirements, understanding BlackRock's client's business using business process and data analysis, and using technology knowledge and attention to detail to frame, design and test creative solutions to sophisticated issues. The ideal candidate is someone who enjoys shifting challenges and ambiguous environments, thinks creatively, possesses the confidence to have an opinion, takes the initiative and thrives under close scrutiny and tight deadlines.
Conduct analysis of data and business processes to meet client requirements while working under tight deadlines
Create clear and specific business process requirement documents partnering with various stakeholders
Initiate and drive platform and process innovations to support new business needs, minimise risk, enhance quality, and navigate the changing markets
Manage User Acceptance Testing delivered by stakeholders, ensuring it is of a high standard
Design and implement Green Package process for clients with most recent standards and technology
Stay up to date on technology (Unix, Python, Perl, and other Programming languages) and Agile work culture impacting BlackRock
Bachelor's Degree is required, with preference to business disciplines such as Finance, Accounting, or Economics, and technical disciplines such as Computer Science, Information Systems, or Engineering
2-5 years of experience in business process analysis, design and documentation
Experience of functional testing, design and execution is a plus
Results-driven individual with strong problem-solving, analytical skills and attention to detail
Exhibits strong planning and organising skills
Ability to clearly communicate objectives and articulate the rationale behind those goals
Self-motivated: able to show initiative and come up with ideas without prompting
Technical aptitude, understanding technology in a business context
Knowledge of SQL, UNIX, VBA/Macro and Python is a plus
Company provided perks and benefits
Pension fund contribution
Private medical insurance (optional for family members too)
Life and disability insurance
Unlimited number of paid holidays above the legally eligible quota (to be discussed with the manager)
We recognise that strength comes from diversity, and will embrace your rare skills, eagerness, and passion while giving you the opportunity to grow professionally and as an individual.
Come join our team and experience what it feels like to be part of an organisation that makes a difference.
Interested? Hit apply!
To help you stay energized, engaged and inspired, we offer a wide range of benefits including a strong retirement plan, tuition reimbursement, comprehensive healthcare, support for working parents and Flexible Time Off (FTO) so you can relax, recharge and be there for the people you care about.
BlackRock's purpose is to help more and more people experience financial well-being. As a fiduciary to investors and a leading provider of financial technology, our clients turn to us for the solutions they need when planning for their most important goals. As of June 30, 2020, the firm managed approximately $7.32 trillion in assets on behalf of investors worldwide.
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