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Computer Programmer III (Mulitple Openings)

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Apply advanced theoretical knowledge of computer science and computer programming principles and concepts, as well as experience using standard occupational tools, to assist Project Managers in coordinating and carrying out the creation, modification and testing of computer application coding and scripting. Individuals will work with and at the direction of software developers and project managers to carry out the following duties and responsibilities: Coordinate and conduct trial runs of programs and software applications to ensure clients’ desired information and instructions are correct. Assist Project Manager in performing systems analysis and programming tasks to maintain and control the use of computer systems software as a systems programmer. Based on direction from software developers, write, update, and maintain computer programs or software packages. Coordinate the compilation and drafting of documentation for program development and subsequent revisions. Perform revision, repair, and expansion of existing programs to increase operating efficiency and adapt to new requirements. Coordinate with and assist software developers and systems analysts to define and resolve problems in running computer programs. May perform other tasks normal to this occupation, as assigned.

REQUIREMENTS:

Master’s degree in Computer Science or any STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) field of study that provided the knowledge and abilities required and three (3) years of experience in the job offered or in a related position that provided the required knowledge and abilities. In lieu of the above-stated primary education and experience requirements, employer will accept a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or any STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) field of study that provided the knowledge and abilities required and five (5) years of progressive, post-degree experience in any related positions that provided the required knowledge and abilities. Must also have demonstrable experience and proficiency in the following: 1. Either Java/J2EE or .NET frameworks 2. XML 3. HTML 4. SQL 5. Oracle 6. Web Services 7. JavaScripting.

Any suitable combination of education, training or experience is acceptable. The term suitable, in this context, means substantial compatibility with stated academic level and job experience requirements and ability to perform job duties.

Additional Information:

  • Job Site:
  • New York, New York

  • Job Site:
  • New York, New York

  • Travel:
  • No travel or telecommuting. Position is project-based at various unanticipated work sites within the U.S., and relocation may be required at the end of each long-term project.

  • Mail Resumes To:
  • Veejay Associates Inc. d.b.a. SOHO Square Solutions, ATTN: HR, 122 West 27thStreet, 10th Floor, New York, NY 10001

  • No calls or emails. EOE.
  • Must be legally authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship

Accountant_BNP PARIBAS_NY – New York, NY

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Business Overview:

U.S. Financial Reporting Team

Job Summary:

This temporary position is part of the U.S. Financial Accounting and Reporting Team. This team serves as the Controlling function for all U.S. based Banking and Non-Banking entities as well as Finance Production for BNP Paribas Securities Corp, the Prime Brokerage entities and BNP Paribas Mortgage Corp.

Responsibilities:

Assist with the review and analysis of the monthly local financial statements produced by the Finance Production teams located to Montreal and New Jersey for all U.S. legal entities.

Perform rigorous variance analysis and be able to detect production accounting errors.

Prepare liquidity reports and schedules of sources and uses of cash.

Assist in the preparation of audited US GAAP full financial statements for the US Broker-Dealers

Prepare review notes for discussion with team leader and liaise with production staff to resolve any

open issues.

Write comprehensive notes to be included in the audited U.S. GAAP financial statements.

Work closely with the Financial Production and Regulatory teams.

Maintain a robust and detailed set of workpapers for each reporting project.

Respond to queries from internal and external auditors and provide deliverables as necessary.

Participate in the development of tools to accomplish the department's responsibilities.

Work with various teams in Finance & Tax on projects that have an impact on the team’s functions

and systems.

Observe the bank’s policies and procedures.

Contribute to BNPP operational permanent control framework.

BNP PARIBAS IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

Qualifications:Bachelor’s degree in AccountingCertified Public Accountant3-5 years of Public Accounting with heavy financial statement preparation experience Strong Accounting background with solid General ledger experience.Strong Analytical and Organizational SkillsEffective Communication Skills and a professional styleKnowledge of US GAAP and IFRSIntermediate to Advanced Excel SkillsThe candidate must be a self-starter, and work well in a deadline oriented environment.

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Axiom Controllerview Openings – Jersey City, NJ

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Looking for two Experienced Axiom Consultants with BA skills to work at Soc Gen in Jersey City.Key skills required:

Experience in the implementation and usage of the Axiom SL Package/ControllerView.
Proficiency with ANSI SQL.
Experience with FRY9-C reports and/or FRY 14 (CCAR) reports.
Extensive Investment Banking experience.
Demonstrable experience in planning and phasing of regulatory and compliance reporting financial management software.
Excellent Data Analysis skills with ability to review a data set and point out issues/points of failure.

Duties will include:

Business Analysis, Documentation/creation of BRDs and FSDs.
Liaising with various stakeholders
Systems configuration and testing
Supporting end to end testing including defining test requirements with QA team.
Liaising with global team of analysts and developers
Data analysis

Axiom Project Background

Creation of a robust strategic regulatory reporting capability within the Americas that can manage the fluid nature of the regulatory demand and change across the US landscape.
Scope for the next 2 years covers CCAR, IHC as well as the deployment of the full inventory of Financial report commitments (approx 110 reports and 400+ schedules)

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SAS Developers -BNP – NY – New York, NY

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Apologies If I caught you offgurard. I like your profile and want to discuss next steps regarding your vailaibility for a quick call. Please let me know if you are interested in taking this forward. Client is among Big Three / MBB level and working on a long term project spanning across multiple years for major regulatory initiatives in New York. They are building a new team and it’s in early stage.

Location: New York

Rates: Excellent compensation

Duration : 12 + months

High Level reqyuirements

We need a SAS certified professional ASAP for a project: with financial background

We need a SAS expert- SAS Certified is STRONGLY preferred- assignment in NY Immediate start- Manager/Senior Manager Level

Need real strong SAS experience- a real expert… a little SAS won't do-

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Technical / Reporting Analyst – New York, NY

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Business Overview:

The ITO Technical Analyst works within the BNP Paribas CIB organization to provide technical solutions across functional areas. Technical analysts are expected to collaborate with business analysts to gather and document requirements, and to design, develop, and test solutions which meet a business identified need. These needs include report development in Business Objects, data visualization in Tableau, business analysis through data extracts, as well as workflow enhancements using standardized tools adopted within the technology organization. The Technical Analyst must be fluent in a variety of database technologies, including ETL processes, software development lifecycle including agile methodologies, business documentation, testing requirements, and business process modeling. The Technical Analyst must also understand the corporate and investment banking operational processes including requirements related to Compliance, Auditing, Cash Management, Trade, Liquidity, and Legal.

Responsibilities:

Responsible for enabling IT related tasks based on enterprise data policies, standards, and processes.
Create and maintain detailed specifications; data mapping & technical documentation for the projects.
Assist in Data Architecture design, tools selections; data flows analysis.
Coordinate all phases on the project lifecycle.
Develop and maintain reporting solutions across functional areas of CIB.
Create and maintain SQL queries which are used to provide data extracts in support of business requirements.
Design data visualizations using Tableau dashboards to facilitate business decisions.
Develop Informatica ETL packages to transform data.
Write/analyze functional requirements based on obtained business requirements.
Act as a reference for data integration and reporting solution.

Qualifications:

BS in Computer Science or related IT field, or equivalent work experience required.
5-7 years of experience in providing SQL based data solutions
5-7 years of project management experience
Knowledge of Informatica ETL (Power Center), metadata management tools set
Good track record in Oracle database development, i.e. good knowledge & practice of Oracle SQL and PL/SQL.
Experience in business analysis, strong problem solving/troubleshooting skills
Excellent English communication skills and ability to deal effectively with customers
Proven ability to pick up new technologies independently and quickly

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Technical Analyst – New York, NY

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Business Overview:

The ITO Technical Analyst works within the BNP Paribas CIB organization to provide technical solutions across functional areas. Technical analysts are expected to collaborate with business analysts to gather and document requirements, and to design, develop, and test solutions which meet a business identified need. These needs include report development in Business Objects, data visualization in Tableau, business analysis through data extracts, as well as workflow enhancements using standardized tools adopted within the technology organization. The Technical Analyst must be fluent in a variety of database technologies, including ETL processes, software development lifecycle including agile methodologies, business documentation, testing requirements, and business process modeling. The Technical Analyst must also understand the corporate and investment banking operational processes including requirements related to Compliance, Auditing, Cash Management, Trade, Liquidity, and Legal.

Responsibilities:

Responsible for enabling IT related tasks based on enterprise data policies, standards, and processes.
Create and maintain detailed specifications; data mapping & technical documentation for the projects.
Assist in Data Architecture design, tools selections; data flows analysis.
Coordinate all phases on the project lifecycle.
Develop and maintain reporting solutions across functional areas of CIB.
Create and maintain SQL queries which are used to provide data extracts in support of business requirements.
Design data visualizations using Tableau dashboards to facilitate business decisions.
Develop Informatica ETL packages to transform data.
Write/analyze functional requirements based on obtained business requirements.
Act as a reference for data integration and reporting solution.

Qualifications:

BS in Computer Science or related IT field, or equivalent work experience required.
5-7 years of experience in providing SQL based data solutions
5-7 years of project management experience
Knowledge of Informatica ETL (Power Center), metadata management tools set
Good track record in Oracle database development, i.e. good knowledge & practice of Oracle SQL and PL/SQL.
Experience in business analysis, strong problem solving/troubleshooting skills
Excellent English communication skills and ability to deal effectively with customers
Proven ability to pick up new technologies independently and quickly

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Front-Office Data-Ware House Developer – New York, NY

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Business Overview:GECD IT team is responsible for the delivery of a strategic platform for electronic connectivity of Equity/Derivative products.This is an opportunity for a skilled, enthusiastic team player to be part of a major design and development initiative that is key to our business.We are looking for a self-motivated team player with strong previous experience as a senior DataWareHouse developer in Front-Office or related Equity/Derivative systems.Responsibilities: Development and Enhancement of Data-warehouse to be used for Regulatory requirements.Able to coordinate with teams in other regions outside business hours.Drive the project requirements autonomously.Provide status updates, proper escalations & reporting to management & Business.Write technical specification and document functional flows.Communication and coordination with Business analysts and other technology teams.Design data models as per project requirements.Manage Data Quality Control and Data Lineage.Monitor database performance, capacity.Qualifications:Oracle SQL, PL/SQLData warehousing

ETL/ELT/EDLT
Data Modeling
Partitioning
Indexing

Oracle Advanced AnalyticsAbility to analyze and improve queriesKnowledge of Oracle Data DictionaryWorked on Data Quality Control/Data LineageUNIX, Scripting (Shell, Perl/ Python).Exposure to Equity, Future and Options products & markets is big plusKnowledge of Trade life cycle is big plus.

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Data Governance/ Sr. Informatica – New York, NY

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Business Overview:
The Intermediate Holding Company (“IHC”) program structured at the U.S. level across poles of activities of BNP Paribas provides guidance, supports the analysis, impact assessment and drives adjustments of the U.S. platform’s operating model due to the drastic changes introduced by the Enhanced Prudential Standards (“EPS”) for Foreign Banking Organizations (“FBOs”) finalized by the Federal Reserve in February 2014, implementing Section 165 of U.S. Dodd-Frank Act.
 
The team provides a pool of project managers and business analysts to drive change throughout the organization and across locations of BNP Paribas in the U.S. in coordination with the Group and head offices of the 3 poles (CIB, IS and retail banking).
 
IT senior Business / Data Analysis role with strong functional and technical skills in the Data Quality subject; providing services and solutions aligned with overall bank data governance strategy and in accordance with regulatory constraints in North America within IHC program scope
 

Responsibilities:

  • Work with development teams throughout system implementation and delivery.
  • Pro-actively communicate and collaborate with business clients to analyze functional requirements and deliver the appropriate artefacts as needed.
  • Act as the first line of contact to interface with Data Governance business users
  • Critically evaluate information gathered from multiple sources, reconcile conflicts, decompose high-level information into details, abstract up from low-level information to create a clear understanding, and distinguish user requests from the underlying true needs.
  • Conduct data analysis in support of applications and projects, including identifying and documenting business rules, data needs and data specifications.
  • Collaborate across application development and technology teams within IT to ensure that business requirements are fully understood.
  • Participate in design, development, testing and implementation of solutions.
  • A key member of the project team, the BA works with the project manager, development manager, developers, business analysts, and quality assurance teams to ensure that the project is delivered on time and within budget.
  • Help to support, maintain and debug existing applications and systems.
  • Participate and assist with testing, configuration/release management, and deployment.

 
Qualifications:
·         Bachelor’s Degree – Computer Science or Information Technology.
·         At least 5 years’ experience in a financial institution IT Environment
·         Hands on experience with Informatica Data Quality toolset or similar tools
·         Understanding of the following Regulatory initiatives – Basel II, Basel III, Dodd Frank and CCAR
·         Experience using business analysis and requirements modeling tools, such as: data flow diagrams, relationship data models, XML modeling, business process modelling.
·         Understanding of information governance principals
·         Solid knowledge of financial industry and related products
·         Proficient in MS Office applications, MS Project, Clarity, SQL & BI tools 
 
 
Soft skills:
·         Excellent communication skills in both oral and written forms
·         Display a sense of curiosity, enthusiasm and eagerness to understand business constraints, environment and impact on regulation for the financial industry.
·         Excellent organization, analytical and time management skills
·         Experience in business analysis, strong problem solving/troubleshooting skills
·         Ability to work under pressure and creatively address various topics on-hand
·         Ability to work independently and become an effective team member
·         Effectively conveys the message in both written and verbal business development discussions
 
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Model validation CCAR – New York, NY

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Our client is looking for highly experienced Senior Business analyst within a large and prestigious banking and financial services client. Experience with CCAR is highly preferable; otherwise extensive experience with Risk, Governance, Treasury, etc. is required.

Job Description

A Leading Financial Services organization is in urgent search for multiple Senior business analysts and project managers for a large fully funded governance programme called CCAR.

As part of the Comprehensive Capital Analysis and Review (CCAR), the Bank must conduct an annual company-run stress test taking into account the current condition of the company, including its risks, exposures, strategies and activities using scenarios provided by the Federal Reserve Bank and submit results.

Base and stress projection capabilities will need to be built/enhanced, considerations including:

• Leveraging of group versus new local processes

• One – time tactical or manual analyses versus ongoing solutions

The program itself will be multi-year, impacting multiple entities within the Bank, ultimately resulting in full CCAR for the IHC. Significant effort will be required to conduct the stress test and comply with other requirements around the following:

• Board & Senior Management Oversight

• Stress Testing policies and procedures

• Regulatory Reporting of results and supporting documentation

• Internal Audit review

• Model validation and model risk governance

• Effective challenge

Desired experiences and skills:

7+ experience in a business analyst or project manager role with project or system delivery (i.e. big 5 consulting or major financial firms' experience)

Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint and MS Project /MS Project Server a plus) and project time-tracking systems
Significant experience and strong product knowledge of derivatives, CCAR, CVA and counter-party credit risk.
Bachelor's Degree; advanced professional qualifications are considered a plus.

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Market Risk Stress Testing Consultant – New York, NY

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RFP for 3 Market Risk Stress Testing ConsultantsProject Title(SOW name or project name):Assistance for the audit of Stress Testing(Market Risk):Nature of Mission or Department :(example-regulatory Reform/IHC/TOM etc.)Internal Audit(response to regulatory requirement)2. Service/scope Description:A. Business JustificationDue to resource constraints, IG North America needs assistance for the audit of BNP Paribas NorthAmerica’s Market Risk Stress Testing processes and practices.B. Detailed project/scope DescriptionThe assignment covers a comprehensive review of BNP North America’s Market Risk StressTesting framework .The objective of the assignment is to perform an independent review of, and evaluate the ongoing performance, integrity, and reliability of the stress testing framework.The scope of assignment includes:

Review of the compliance with the 5 general stress testing principles listed in section III of SR 12-7
audit of the stress scenarios and sensitivity analysis applicable to BNP Paribas CIB US operations
assessment of the general governance of Controls Pertaining to the Market Risk Stress Testing Framework

C.BNPP and Supplier Responsibilities3. Description of Deliverables-in bulleted or numbered format

Audit work papers and memoranda.
documentation of detailed walkthrough and meetings minutes.
Powerpoint presentation slides for key milestone meetings.
contribution to the audit report.

4. Proposal pricing and resource RequirementsWe will need 3 individuals experienced in the audit of a market risk stress testing framework5. Report and CommunicationIvan Chan , head of assignment ,will be responsible for the daily management and monitoring6. Assumption/Exclusion7. Hardware/Software Requirement (if applicable)8. Certification, Compliance, Data privacy and Security Requirement (if applicable)9. Special requirement (if applicable)

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Margin Risk Java/J2ee – New Jersey, NJ

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Required Skill Set- Minimum 10 year experience developing flexible, scalable and robust applications, supporting the financial services sector.- Strong, sound background in securities finance and money market products is a must- Experience in Prime Brokerage is a plus- Experience in Margin & Risk – working with margin methodologies – is preferred- Proven experience in design and development of large applications- Deep understanding of database and middleware technologies, experience with MQ- Experience in building scalable, distributed applications capable of supporting straight through processing of a large number of transactions.- Experience in the following technologies is required: J2EE / Spring / Hibernate / JAX-WS- Strong experience with OracleJob DescriptionRisk & Margin developer requires someone with at least 10 year experience as a Senior Developer, with the following objectives:- Using J2EE development environment, design a scalable and flexible Reporting solution for extracting a vendor product data into a data-warehouse, and expose data for Reporting using SOAP-based WebService architecture.- Design and implement application data model using Sybase, along with performance tuning and optimization configuration.- Work closely with front office team to understand needs, define requirements and provide business process automation consulting and solutions.- Interface, as necessary, with other IT teams in the delivery of requirements.- Proactively manage issues and risks, and independently drive projects forward.

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Risk Java Developer-R&A(C) – 00222917 – New York, NY

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Description

The Risk and Analytics function (R&A) was one of the first truly cross-asset teams, or “Horizontals” to be created within the Investment Bank. Comprised of over 900 people in 9 countries, our objective is to consolidate, streamline and simplify the generation, analysis and visualisation of Risk within the Investment Bank onto strategic, cross-asset platforms. Wherever possible we are taking and enhancing existing best of breed solutions from across R&A and migrating other asset classes onto those solutions.The migration from a legacy, siloed, asset class specific environment to a shared, cross-asset, platform is a complex one and we’re running that work as a programme. Within the programme there are a number of key work-streams including Risk Generation, Risk Publication, Market Data and Static Services, Trade Object Services, Streaming Pricing, Price Generation, Analytics Integration, and Excel & Risk Tools.

Main Function

The successful candidate will join the Risk Publication Function within the R&A organization as a Risk and PnL Java developer.The main function of this job is to build out Risk Publication platform for R&A .

Main Duties

The main duties of the job will be composed of the following.(i) Build out to technical specifications on the Risk Publication platform. The Risk Publication platform is the Data Storage, Processing and Visualization platform for Risk , PnL and other metrics managed by R&A.(ii) Understanding capital analysis and stress scenario technical requirements and code them on the R&A risk publication which is built on the hadoop eco system(iii) The developer should have very good communication skills as they have to interface with developers globally(iv) Have a very clear understanding of the technical strategy for R&A and implement components that are aligned to that strategy

Person Requirements

The candidate should have the following requirements(i) strong Java developer(ii) have strong knowledge in SQL on any RDBMS(iii) have a working knowledge of hadoop and technologies in the hadoop eco system(iv) very good written and verbal communication skills(v) risk and pnl knowledge on cash and derivatives products is preferred

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