UBS Financial Services Project Manager / Lead Business Analyst in Stamford, Connecticut

Your role:

Do you have a knack for analyzing IT business processes? Are you able to manage projects efficiently? Are you experienced with Employee Compliance or Control Room functions? We’re looking for someone like that who can help us:

– establish and operate effective project governance, ensuring appropriate representation from key stakeholders

– act as a key point of contact between the Business, Compliance and IT

– work with stakeholders to ensure that adequate skilled resources are assigned to the project

– produce project plans that accurately capture the full scope of change work

– organize requirements-gathering activities using a variety of internal and external data and conduct stakeholder interviews

– Implement project controls and track delivery progress

– Engage business analysts, system developers, outsource vendor and end-users at appropriate stages in the project lifecycle

– Review and quality assure project deliverables

– coordinate with various IT organizations to implement business solutions

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.

Keen to achieve the work-life agility that you desire? We're open to discussing how this could work for you (and us).

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 Compliance & Operational Risk Control IT team based in Stamford, CT. Our role is to design and implement innovated IT solutions for both the Employee Compliance and Control Room functions which assist in monitoring employee conflicts of interest and feed many key control platforms. We are a global IT team supporting internal clients throughout the world.

Your experience and skills:

You have:

– experience as IT project manager in a multi-project environment with globally distributed teams

– experience as a senior business analyst and the ability to be a team lead

– strong core project management process and software tools knowledge

– the ability to interpret a set of requirements (you know what they really want)

– an robust understanding of the software development lifecycle

– strong analytical, problem-solving and synthesizing skills

– a solid understanding of processes associated with Compliance in banking, and regulatory issues

– Knowledge of financial instruments including equities, funds, structured products, etc

– well-developed business communication skills – both written and verbal

You are:

– passionate about supporting the development of IT systems and applications

– technically savvy with an appreciation for IT capability

– confidence to challenge assumptions and ‘pushback’ on unreasonable demands where necessary

– curious and collaborative, comfortable working independently, as well as in a team

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 more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Your colleagues:

Job Reference #: 170575BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: Project Manager / Lead Business Analyst

City: Stamford

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: United States - Connecticut

Function Category: Information Technology (IT)