Calypso Business Analyst - Calypso Accounting and Equities experience (freelance)

London, UK

£ Excellent - Market Rate

This is a freelance position for 6 months.

Calypso Business Analyst - LONDON - Calypso Accounting and Equities experience - Calypso BA
The Calypso team works according to the (Agile) Scrum development methodology.  As a Calypso Business Analyst you are part of a Calypso scrum team. The objective of this program is to replace a Legacy Equities system by amongst others Calypso. The objective of the Calypso scrum team is to set-up Calypso as a Back Office system for Equities processing.
-Gather business requirements and translate those into Calypso solutions
-Configuration of the Calypso system
-Close collaboration with the developers to implement customizations (if required; focus on out-of-the box Calypso).
-Document both configuration and customizations
-Create user guides and provide training/user demos where needed
-Execute functional testing and support User Acceptance Testing
-University level education
-> 6 years experience with configuration/customisation of Calypso
-Back Office knowledge regarding equities and Fixed Income
-Experience with implementing accounting for position based products, eg Equities/Fixed Income.
-Experience with configuration of the following Calypso functionality:
 •Accounting rules/events
•Liquidation configuration
•Position keeping
•Task station
•Corporate actions
•Message Set-up

-Experience with Java development in Calypso, eg the candidate is able to read Java code (preference for technical background, not a hard requirement)
-Ability to bridge the communication gap between business and IT and bring both parties together

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