Technical Analyst

Description

BISAM is the leading provider of sophisticated solutions for performance and attribution, GIPS composites management, multi-asset risk analysis, portfolio construction and reporting. Many of the world’s largest buy-side firms use BISAM to evaluate and enhance their investment strategies and better service their clients, while maintaining high levels of security, transparency, process control and operational scale. BISAM’s unique combination of best-in-class product capabilities and staff expertise empowers our customers to differentiate with unique analytics and timely, accurate results. B-One is trusted by 10 of the top 50 global asset managers whose combined Assets under Management exceed 10 trillion USD with global operations across North America, EMEA and APAC.

Responsibilities

As a technical analyst, you will be working with our complex financial software product called B-One,  being the first and single point of contact to both internal and external company clients. The technical analyst is familiar with all the functionalities of the product, including the different modules and methodologies but is more focused on its technical aspects such as: System Architecture, Application Server setup, Database and SQL tuning, Web Services. He/she can conduct system analysis based on customer feedback and consulting the application logs and configuration files. The technical analyst is responsible for detecting bugs in the software and communicating them to the product management team and our financial engineers to ultimately achieve a higher quality product. The technical analyst is interacting with all the departments within the company, including software developers, product managers, financial engineers, product support, implementation consultants. The main responsibilities of the  technical analyst are to analyze and solve technical issues related to the application setup, configuration and daily operations, answering functionalities related questions, processing data, conducting specific investigations related to the client’s environment, software testing, client support and account management.

Desired Qualifications, Skills & Experience

  • Strong Bachelor or Master Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, IT, Finance or Mathematics
  • Strong SQL knowledgeDeveloper experience or background, e.g. Java, Javascript, XML is a plus!
  • Application server setup (e.g. Tomcat), Web Services interfaces experience can give you an edge
  • Genuine interest in capital markets and portfolio management
  • Strong analytical thinking and problem solving skills
  • Highly proficient in spoken and written English
  • Speaking French is a big plus, but not obligatory
  • Speaking any foreign language is a plus
  • Highly pro-active approach
  • Analytical thinker
  • Strong team player
  • Service minded attitude
  • Enthusiastic and motivated

Aptitudes in the below areas will give you an advantage over others

  • Linux and Windows System Administration and shell scripting
  • Network Administration experience
  • Any knowledge in Finance or Financial Software, especially related to investment portfolios, market instruments.
  • Any experience in Financial Reporting, e.g. BIRT
  • Experience in Customer Support

BISAM recruits talented individuals around the world and offers a wide variety of benefits including:

  • Competitive salary
  • Annual bonus opportunity
  • Internal and external training opportunities
  • Career development opportunities across our various teams and offices in Europe and North America.

If you enjoy a fast paced work environment with opportunities for growth, development and success, then please send your resume to orlin.damyanov@bisam.com to be considered for this position.

BISAM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.