Company Profile: Morgan Stanley is a leading global financial services firm providing a wide range of investment banking, securities, investment management and wealth management services. The Firm's employees serve clients worldwide including corporations, governments and individuals from more than 1,200 offices in 43 countries. As a market leader, the talent and passion of our people is critical to our success. Together, we share a common set of values rooted in integrity, excellence and strong team ethic. Morgan Stanley can provide a superior foundation for building a professional career - a place for people to learn, to achieve and grow. A philosophy that balances personal lifestyles, perspectives and needs is an important part of our culture.
Department Profile: Morgan Stanley Private Wealth Management Asia is an integrated business within Institutional Securities. We provide highly personalized, best-in-class investment advice, execution services and wealth management and banking solutions to Ultra High Net Worth individuals and families across the region.
Role Description: This is a business analyst position for the PWM Asia Technology group within Morgan Stanley. The team is involved developing & maintaining systems for Morgan Stanley PWM Asia.
The candidate will:
Participate in requirements discussions with business stakeholders
Work with functional owners to define solution to solve problem statement
Support proposed solution with data analysis
Work with dev leads to translate proposed solution into development plan
Work with dev leads to create transparency for senior managers into the methodology and tasks
Handle ongoing request for information (RFI), regulatory, and audit needs
Coordinate global project activities, initiatives, and deliverables across multiple projects
Work with a team as a process-oriented person and adhering to the organization's product development standards
Be an effective leader and business face-off in region
Familiar with regulatory requirements and handling sensitive incidents
An ideal candidate will demonstrate excitement for identifying & solving business problems by leveraging technology and an eagerness to learn. He/she will also be able to handle competing demands on time and manage his/her own work to business deadlines. Technology and the business are both changing quickly and the role will offer good opportunity for growth to those who can evolve to meet the needs of the job.
Years of experience:
Excellent communication and written skills and prepared to work across time zones
Analysis skills – quick to understand different business needs, connect the dots across various business processes and solve the business problem with technical solutions
Experience with project management software and developing/implementing best practices
Strong understanding of SDLC and proven track record of operational efficiency
Technology skill background with working knowledge of Applications & databases Strong SQL skills and a thorough understanding of database constructs
Strong data analysis and data quality assessment skills
Ability to follow change management processes for consistent and maintainable versions
Exposure to the financial services industry Background on Private Wealth Management