UBS Financial Services Business Analyst - Risk Analytics in London, United Kingdom

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Business Divisions:

Corporate Center

Your role:

Do you have a knack for analysing IT business processes? Can you look at chaos and find order? Are you able to manage projects efficiently? We’re looking for someone like that who can help us:

– Determine required it business solutions and assist the development teams in implementing them

– Conduct requirements-gathering activities, i.e. evaluating services, using a variety of internal and external data and conducting end user interviews

– Support the business engineer by describing the business processes, including the organizational structures involved

– Assist in quality control and project management

– Identify people and systems impacted by functional and non-functional requirements


Business Analyst - Risk Analytics



Job Type:

Full Time

Country / State:

United Kingdom

Function Category:

Information Technology (IT)

What we offer:

Together. That’s how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

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Take the next step:

Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

You’ll be working in the Credit Risk Analytics team in London and with the vendor development team in Poland. The team builds and maintains the \"Risk Analytics\" application that compute credit risk exposure across UBS' OTC derivative and ETD portfolios. The system is used to generate xVA and risk for the Risk Exposure Management trading desk, together with regulatory risk measures used for credit limits and Basel 3 RWA. The team has a deep working relationship with the portfolio quant team, trading desk and regulatory management teams.

Your experience and skills:

You have:

– Experience applying business analysis techniques

– Experience of working directly with business users

– The ability to interpret a set of technical requirements and develop robust solutions (you know what they really want)

– An understanding of the software development lifecycle

– Strong analytical, problem-solving and synthesizing skills

– Strong knowledge of at least one class of OTC derivatives (Interest Rates, Equities, Credit, FX)

– Ideally some knowledge of ETD products

– ideally a working knowledge of credit risk methodology and Basel3 regulations

– An ability to juggle multiple priorities

– Strong focus on detail and quality

– Strong SQL, Microsoft Excel and Microsoft Word skills

– Ideally JIRA skills

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in almost 900 offices and more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?