Business Analyst Market Risk in Prague


For our most important client a British multinational investment bank and financial services company with head ofice in London we looking for Business Analyst Market Risk. 

Do you like to work in an open culture society where everyone has room to influence the working environment?
Where you can work anywhere in the world within a company after one year?

It has operations in over 40 countries and regional Development Center in Prague.


What will you be doing:

Reporting to an RFT Macro Options Migrations Lead, the business analyst will be involved in requirements analysis, software design, configuration, and testing activities across several high impact projects. With a heavy emphasis on both technical and communication skills, this business analyst will be expected to work closely with the developers, Architects and Project Managers across all regions and business clusters in a controlled, transparent and actively risk managed fashion. Primary responsibilities of the candidate will cover, but not limited to:
• analysing business requirements and proposing robust solutions
• configuration and setup of risk calculation and other systems
• reconciling and explaining system outputs and coordinating review and signoff with stakeholders
• working with the business, analysts, peers and project managers to understand and deliver requirements
• document designs and communicate them with the developers and wider team
• ensure adherence to technical standards & SDLC including quality measures
• working with the Delivery team globally and escalate any technical issues, roadblocks or project risks to the Program Implementation Lead
• support the Program Manager with estimations relating to the specialized areas or components
• participate in daily stand-up or scrum meetings

What we’re looking for:

• demonstrates initiative / Pro-active
• organized / manages time well
• strong written and verbal communication skills
• ability to work in a virtual team, across boundaries
• ability to multi-task / self-sufficient
• ability to establish direction and drive progress
• excellent interpersonal skills to foster working relationships with all stakeholders

Skills that will help you in the role:

• extensive experience analysing business requirements and designing and driving the change required to deliver these requirements to the business
• familiarity with complex system integration and excellent understanding of the full SDLC lifecycle especially agile methodologies
• ability to coordinate change across diverse teams from a variety of disciplines
• experience in a financial institution with exposure to Investment Banking would be of benefit together with general understanding of derivative products and financial market risk, especially in the Fixed Income space.
• proficient with Microsoft technologies, especially Microsoft Excel
• experience with numerical analysis tasks, reviewing complex datasets, and reconciliation/testing of numerical data
• experience working with databases and SQL, especially with querying data


What the comany provide:

  • 5 weeks holiday
  • meal vouchers 90CZK fully paid by the company
  • 60 Sick days per year fully covered by employer
  • 3% of base salary for pension allowance (paid with your salary)
  • 7 days extra for maternity leave
  • technical, Soft skills and Finance training
  • English and Czech language courses
  • yearly Bonus based on personal and company performance (non-guaranteed bonus)
  • assistance with Visa and Working Permit
  • private health care – EUC Premium
  • parking space in the office building area
  • multisport card sponsorship (790 CZK deduction from your salary)
  • possibility to work remotely if needed after discussion with the Line manager


  • open culture where anyone has space to influence our working environment
  • internal mobility after 12 months
  • company events 2x a year
  • various technologies
  • graduates, Internships program
  • multicultural environment
  • library
  • working hours with some flexibility based on agreement with Manager
  • team presentations
  • wednesday Fruit salad day – provided to all employees
  • relaxation areas (table football, play stations)
  • once a week excercise/stretching in the office with proffessional instructor


  • According to the candidate’s experience, based on your ideas and if you have sufficient experience, they accept your claim
  • HPP
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