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IT Senior System Analyst

State Street

State Street

Burlington, MA, USA
Posted on Thursday, May 2, 2024

Who we are looking for

State Street’s Alpha Core Data Platform team is seeking an experienced Senior System Analyst for our cloud-native data servicing platform. State Street wants to be the most reputable front-to-back client serving platform, delivering accurate data and business value to our clients. You will derive insights from our business partners to architect simple solutions for complex problems and focus on opportunities for revenue growth and commercialization and deep empathy for our clients. The candidate is someone with proven record of technology project execution, someone with creativity and self-motivation to delivery on mission critical projects.

What you will be responsible for

As part of his/her responsibilities, the System Analyst will

  • Direct exposure to MCH and RKS accounting engines with knowledge of 'performance ready data'
  • drive requirements gathering and implementation of the Accounting Integration link into new generation Performance and Analytics platform
  • help to define the Platform Life-Cycle and the engagement model with the platform stakeholders, help to establish Program Governance and Demand Management frameworks
  • collaborate with the stakeholders and technology partners to translate business objectives into technology Vision, Strategy and Roadmap for the State Street Data Platform
  • manage the execution of complex projects to achieve the business objectives, collaborate and coordinate with teams across the organization
  • perform business analysis, define business requirements and work with the development team on technical specifications
  • work with the business and technology partners to identify new opportunities and create business cases to further leverage the platform and maximize its benefits
  • help to mobilize the team, train and mentor junior members
  • foster a cultural transformation in the organization to achieve greater collaboration, innovation and productivity

What we value

These skills will help you succeed in this role

  • 10+ years’ experience developing data solutions and at least 5+ years leading projects in Investment Performance Measurement
  • Extensive experience in the financial industry with a strong business domain knowledge including Accounting, Performance, Security Master, Classifications, Vendor Data
  • Effective product management and problem solving skills, results-driven, comfortable with dealing with uncertainty
  • Experience with data governance, data architecture and data modeling
  • Experience in evaluating software, project estimation and planning
  • Extensive expertise in implementing Agile SDLC on large scale projects leveraging Jira, Confluence and other tools to increase the collaboration and productivity across the team
  • Work closely with the business & IT stake holders to manage delivery

Education & Preferred Qualifications

  • Masters or B.S. degree in Computer Science or related field is preferred

Additional requirements

  • Communicates effectively in a professional manner both written and orally
  • Team player with a positive attitude enthusiasm initiative and self-motivation
  • Ability to multi-task energetic fast learner & problem solver

Why this role is important to us

Our technology function, Global Technology Services (GTS), is vital to State Street and is the key enabler for our business to deliver data and insights to our clients. We’re driving the company’s digital transformation and expanding business capabilities using industry best practices and advanced technologies such as cloud, artificial intelligence and robotics process automation.

We offer a collaborative environment where technology skills and innovation are valued in a global organization. We’re looking for top technical talent to join our team and deliver creative technology solutions that help us become an end-to-end, next-generation financial services company.

Join us if you want to grow your technical skills, solve real problems and make your mark on our industry.

About State Street

What we do. State Street is one of the largest custodian banks, asset managers and asset intelligence companies in the world. From technology to product innovation we’re making our mark on the financial services industry. For more than two centuries, we’ve been helping our clients safeguard and steward the investments of millions of people. We provide investment servicing, data & analytics, investment research & trading and investment management to institutional clients.

Work, Live and Grow. We make all efforts to create a great work environment. Our benefits packages are competitive and comprehensive. Details vary in locations, but you may expect generous medical care, insurance and savings plans among other perks. You’ll have access to flexible Work Program to help you match your needs. And our wealth of development programs and educational support will help you reach your full potential.

Inclusion, Diversity and Social Responsibility. We truly believe our employees’ diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspective are a powerful contributor to creating an inclusive environment where everyone can thrive and reach their maximum potential while adding value to both our organization and our clients. We warmly welcome the candidates of diverse origin, background, ability, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and personality. Another fundamental value at State Street is active engagement with our communities around the world, both as a partner and a leader. You will have tools to help balance your professional and personal life, paid volunteer days, matching gift program and access to employee networks that help you stay connected to what matters to you.

State Street is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer.

Discover more at StateStreet.com/careers

Salary Range:

$110,000 - $185,000 Annual

The range quoted above applies to the role in the primary location specified. If the candidate would ultimately work outside of the primary location above, the applicable range could differ.