Janus Henderson Investors Business Analyst in Denver, Colorado
Janus Henderson Global Investors is a leading independent global asset manager, dedicated to delivering the best outcomes for clients through a broad range of actively managed funds.
We provide our institutional, retail and high net-worth individuals with access to skilled investment professionals representing a broad range of asset classes including, equities, fixed income, multi asset and alternatives.
We are a team of independent thinkers who work tirelessly to help our clients achieve their goals – and we do it by fostering an energetic and collaborative culture that ensures our people love the place they work.
Headquartered in London, Janus Henderson is a truly global asset manager with a diverse geographic footprint, managing assets from 27 offices globally and employing more than 2,000 staff.
You will be focused on the on-going delivery of client facing technologies for our global business. Responsibilities include the creation of business system requirements, solving technology issues, and solution design participation for all technologies/systems within the Client Facing Change space. Your initial focus is in support of the BAU Scrum. This includes troubleshooting, implementing small-enhancements and integrations within the client facing change technology stack. You will collaborate frequently with our business partners, management and other IT resources and/or vendors.
Duties and Responsibilities
Work with business partners to prioritize work
Collaborate with business partners to identify need/issue
Partner with the team to identify approach to resolve issues and identify commonalities
Organizes and facilitates meetings where requirements are documented
using business process descriptions, use cases, and competitive product analysis.
Independently work to define and document business system requirements.
Collaborate with business, development and testing teams to clarify requirements.
Applies business analysis techniques to analyze system capabilities, workflows, and functional limitations.
Serve as a subject matter expert on the technology stack being supported
Ensure appropriate level of documentation is collected for shared knowledge/collaboration
Find opportunities for improvements or enhancement of existing systems
Carry out additional duties as assigned
Technical Skills and Qualifications
Strong proficiency in SQL and advanced SQL query capabilities
Good knowledge of databases and data structures (ETL knowledge ideal)
Ability to analyze business needs and translate them to technology requirements
Experience with systems which feed data to downstream services for end user distribution a huge plus
Experience in the Asset Management industry or other financial services experience a plus
Experience with Salesforce or other CRM tools a distinct advantage
Exposure to fund hierarchy, different financial instruments and complex system interfaces
Experience in working in a fast-paced, Agile development environment
Strong organizational, time management and interpersonal skills
3 - 5 years’ experience in business and systems analysis
2 years’ experience working in an agile development environment
Experience working in a task-oriented environment
Knowledge in analysis of computer applications, databases, bespoke technologies, process and workflow improvement
Working knowledge of prevalent PC operating systems, networks, tools.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills, demonstrating the
ability to communicate information technology concepts to non-technology
Strong interpersonal skills, with all levels of management, staff, outside vendors, contractors, and consultants
Self-starter, quick learner, collaborative and able to switch between tasks as required
Working Environment/Physical Activities
PC usage up to 100% of the time.
Basic office equipment such as telephone, fax machine, copier, etc.
Overtime and weekend hours may be required.
For those in scope of Knowledge & Competence (MiFID II)
Knowledge of financial markets, financial markets function and the impact of economic figures and national/regional/global events on markets
Understanding of issues relating to market abuse and anti-money laundering
Janus Henderson Investors (including its subsidiaries) will not maintain existing or sponsor new industry registrations or licenses where not supported by an employee’s job functions (as determined by Janus Henderson Investors at its sole discretion).
All applicants must be willing to comply with the provisions of Janus Henderson Investors' Investment Advisory Code of Ethics related to personal securities activities and other disclosure and certification requirements, including past political contributions and political activities. Applicants’ past political contributions or activity may impact applicants’ eligibility for this position. Janus Henderson Investors is an equal opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status. All applications are subject to background checks.