AVP/VP, Business Analyst, Technology Group

Location: 

Singapore, SG

Job Function:  Technology Group
Job Type:  Permanent
Req ID:  15602

GIC is one of the world’s largest sovereign wealth funds. With over 2,000 employees across 11 locations around the world, we invest in more than 40 countries globally across asset classes and businesses. Working at GIC gives you exposure to an extraordinary network of the world’s industry leaders. As a leading global long-term investor, we Work at the Point of Impact for Singapore’s financial future, and the communities we invest in worldwide.

 

Technology Group
We experiment, design, and lead a 24×7 global business where we support core capabilities in asset management, trading, investment operations, and risk management. We deliver secure, reliable, and integrated solutions, and provide insights on new, and emerging technologies. 

 

Business Partner & Solutions
You will help to explore new, and existing technology to support our strategic, and operational business needs across our Public Markets, Private Markets, Total Portfolio Risk, Corporate Services, and Enterprise Solutions.

 

What impact can you make in this role?
You will be empowered to be at the top of your game by providing strategic partnership, and innovative technology solutions that supports GIC’s vision of being a tech-driven, global, long-term investment firm.

 

What will you do as a Business Analyst?

  • Conduct thorough analysis of business requirements with users, incorporating industry and enterprise requirements, risk, as well as internal/external design factors
  • Translate business requirements into acceptance criteria for internal development teams, vendors or solution providers
  • Conduct system integration tests, coordinate with business users on user acceptance tests
  • Develop and maintain documentation and user guides for the use of new or enhanced systems
  • Maintain strong relationship with business users/stakeholders
  • Ensure dynamic and continuous technology delivery using Agile methodologies, Scrum in particular. Conduct backlog refinements with the business users, sprint reviews with the internal development team and stakeholders, retrospectives and sprint planning with the internal development team
  • Work closely with peer teams in Portfolio Execution Group Technology
  • Collaborate with peer teams within GIC on multidiscipline projects and front-office and back-office initiatives
  • Work with vendors and solution providers to implement new business solutions or enhancements on current features
  • Interact with financial institutions, International Banks and Brokers for new business requirements and day-to-day BAU correspondences

 

What makes you a successful candidate?

  • 5 to 10 years of experience in financial markets technology, doing development, business and system analysis, and/or implementation of front office trading applications and solutions, preferably portfolio management systems
  • Hands on experience in conducting business analysis functions, stakeholder management, solution designing, and software test planning, vendor management and production support of front office trading applications
  • Hands on experience in working as part of highly effective Agile software development team
  • Preferably with financial market knowledge in Equity, Futures and Options, FX, Fixed Income, Derivatives and OTC products, Regulations and Compliance
  • Ability to strive in a highly collaborative and dynamic environment, familiar in communicating with team members, stakeholders, business users and IT subject matter experts
  • Have good grasp of writing and understanding DDL / DML for both SQL and NoSQL databases
  • Ability to code in any object oriented or scripting languages will be a plus
  • Degree in Computer Science or equivalent


Work at the Point of Impact
We need to be forward-looking to attract the right people to help us become the Leading Global Long-term Investor. Join our ambitious, agile, and diverse teams - be empowered to push boundaries and pursue innovative ideas, share your views, and be heard. Be anchored on our PRIME Values: Prudence, Respect, Integrity, Merit and Excellence, which guides us in how we make our day-to-day decisions. We strive to inspire. To make an impact. 

 

Flexibility at GIC 
At GIC, our offices are vibrant hubs for ideation, professional growth, and interpersonal connection.  At the same time, we believe that flexibility allows us to do our best work and be our best selves.  Thus, our teams come into the office four days per week to harness the benefits of in-person collaboration, but have the flexibility to choose which days they work from home and adjust this arrangement as situational needs arise.

 

We are an equal opportunity employer
GIC is an equal opportunity employer, and we value diversity. We do not discriminate based on race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment.
Please email grphrodtaops@gic.com.sg at any point of the application or interview process if adjustments need to be made due to a disability.

 

Learn more about our Technology Group here: 
https://gic.careers/group/technology-group/

Our PRIME Values

Our PRIME Values

GIC is a values driven organization. GIC’s PRIME Values act as our compass, enabling us to fulfil our fundamental purpose and objectives. It is the foundational bedrock which governs our behaviors, our decision making, and our focus. It informs both our long-term strategy as a firm, and the way we relate to our Client, business partners and employees. PRIME stands for Prudence, Respect, Integrity, Merit and Excellence.