Business Analyst

US-NY-New York
1 month ago
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Business Consultants/Business Analysts




At Perficient you’ll deliver mission-critical technology and business solutions to Fortune 500 companies and some of the most recognized brands on the planet. And you’ll do it with cutting-edge technologies, thanks to our close partnerships with the world’s biggest vendors. Our network of offices across North America, as well as locations in India and China, will give you the opportunity to spread your wings, too.


We’re proud to be publicly recognized as a “Top Workplace” year after year. This is due, in no small part, to our entrepreneurial attitude and collaborative spirit that sets us apart and keeps our colleagues impassioned, driven, and fulfilled.



Perficient currently has a career opportunity for a Business Consultant in our New York office.


Job Overview:

The role of the Business Consultant is for individuals passionate about identifying and delivering the right Business solution for each client. Our Business Consultants have a keen Business orientation with an understanding of how technology can be effectively applied to meet a variety of Business needs.


Our Business Consultants fill a number of different roles on our project teams working with a variety of technologies for a wide range of clients. The specific responsibilities vary for each client and each project. Key to the success of our Business Consultants is the willingness and desire to quickly learn the client’s industry and the unique requirements of each engagement and to fill whatever role may be required to best support our client’s needs.


A Business Consultant thrives in challenging environments and accomplishes difficult assignments without significant supervision and instruction. Our Consultants can handle the stress of being accountable for delivery and: complete goals on time, practice strong attention to detail, persevere through tough obstacles, and do not get easily discouraged.


The Business Consultant may be involved in the strategic planning of an engagement or helping the client make decisions about their future IT direction. Once a project has begun, the Business Consultant may assist in facilitating key requirements with stakeholders and customers using standard and User Experience techniques. The Business Consultant may be responsible for functional designs, detailed designs and system mapping, wireframes, requirement specifications, and prototypes.


The Business Consultant works with the Lead Business Consultant and Senior Project Managers to assist with daily operations exercising time management, communication and collaboration in a fast-paced environment to ensure the successful delivery of projects. The Business Consultant will interface with Perficient technical and business delivery personnel, as well as vendors and customers on a regular basis.



Business Analyst who will be working in the Fixed Income Capital Markets Wealth Management division.
Responsible for delivery of strategic and tactical project(s).
Interface with other platform teams, defining business and functional requirements, driving issue analysis and resolution, recommending solutions, promoting corporate policies and standards, and helping to promote the overall program strategy.
Work closely with product and technology teams to deliver these projects.
Responsibilities include:

  • Managing strategic and tactical projects for Fixed Income Capital Markets within Client and Advisor platform team.
  • Writing unambiguous, verified requirements to a testable level (functional and non-functional).
  • Facilitating organizational change management strategies/plans, approaches and tactics with different business units
  • Participating on multi-disciplinary work teams to achieve successful execution of complex implementation projects
  • Modeling systems, user interface design, prototyping, creating decision tables/trees and data flows
  • Adhering to corporate policies and procedures (e.g. SDLC, Data Governance, etc.)
  • Facilitating ongoing execution of enterprise standards for data, metrics, definitions, dimensions, hierarchies and presentation including metric rationalization
  • Assisting in training and communication of the program standards and actions
  • Ensuring that business needs are met in a disciplined and consistent manner
  • Investigating issues by executing queries, synthesizing analysis and translating the details for presentation to business partners
  • Helping to coordinate the completion of corrective actions to resolve issues
  • Coordinating the tracking and documentation of all technical documents
  • Assisting in maintaining a firm-wide data traceability map documenting business concepts and data owners, consumers, presenters, and access methods


Needs to understand wealth management trading systems and financial products such as Equity, Options, Fixed Income and Mutual Funds


Strong writing and editing and verbal skills


Ability to work independently in a multi-tasking, deadline-driven environment required


The role requires credibility and confidence interacting with senior management, business unit personnel, branch offices and the technology team across the full lifecycle of a project. The candidate should expect to work in a global virtual team along with NY and India team members, sometimes across multiple time zones.


Perficient full-time employees receive complete and competitive benefits. We offer a collaborative work environment, competitive compensation, generous work/life opportunities and an outstanding benefits package that includes paid time off plus holidays. In addition, all colleagues are eligible for a number of rewards and recognition programs including billable bonus opportunities. Encouraging a healthy work/life balance and providing our colleagues great benefits are just part of what makes Perficient a great place to work. 


More About Perficient


Perficient is the leading digital transformation consulting firm serving Global 2000 and enterprise customers throughout North America. With unparalleled information technology, management consulting and creative capabilities, Perficient and its Perficient Digital agency deliver vision, execution and value with outstanding digital experience, business optimization and industry solutions.


Our work enables clients to improve productivity and competitiveness; grow and strengthen relationships with customers, suppliers and partners; and reduce costs.  Perficient's professionals serve clients from a network of offices across North America and offshore locations in India and China. Traded on the Nasdaq Global Select Market, Perficient is a member of the Russell 2000 index and the S&P SmallCap 600 index.


Perficient is an award-winning Premier Level IBM Business Partner, a Microsoft National Service Provider and Gold Certified Partner, an Oracle Platinum Partner, an Adobe Business Solution Partner, and a Salesforce Platinum Consulting Partner.


Perficient is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national, origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


Disclaimer:  The above statements are not intended to be a complete statement of job content, rather to act as a guide to the essential functions performed by the employee assigned to this classification.  Management retains the discretion to add or change the duties of the position at any time. 



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