Operations - Business Architecture & Change Mgmt - Business Decision Modeler/Architect – Associate/Vice President - Jersey City
Goldman Sachs USA
October 12, 2018
Jersey City, New Jersey
MORE ABOUT THIS JOB OPERATIONS Operations is a dynamic, multi-faceted division that partners with all parts of the firm to provide banking, securities, and asset management services to clients around the world. In addition, Operations provides essential risk management and controls to preserve and enhance the firm's assets and its reputation. For every new product launched and every trade executed, it is Operations that develops and manages the processes and controls that enable business flow.
YOUR IMPACT The Operations division is seeking to fill a leadership role on our Business Decision Modeling (BDM) team. We are looking for an experienced Vice President who will collaborate with firmwide partners to generate requirements and implement logical models for business rules. The Decision Modeler/Architect will help enhance the Operations Division's ability to drive continuous improvement through excellence in business decision design, methodology and implementation. As an Vice President, you will manage multiple decision modeling workstreams, contribute as a Decision Modeler and Architect and oversee BDM Analysts and Associates.
OUR IMPACT Operations is a dynamic, multi-faceted division that partners with all parts of the firm to deliver banking, sales and trading and asset management capabilities to clients around the world. In addition, Operations provides essential risk management and control functions to preserve and enhance the firm's assets and reputation. For every trade agreed, every new product launched or market entered, every transaction completed, it is Operations that develops the processes and controls that make business flow.
Business Architecture & Change Management (BACM) is a global cross-Operations team that acts as a center of change and project management excellence for Operations. BACM plans and executes Operations projects with significant risk and / or strategy implications in partnership with business units and technology.
HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL
RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS
Develop a deep expertise in the theory and craft of Business Decision Modeling (BDM), which is essential to virtually all new strategic projects across Operations
Establish relationships with business and technology stakeholders, working closely to facilitate BDM implementation
Collaborate with subject matter experts in the business, project managers and technologists to articulate business and software requirements including business rules, data models, decision requirements, etc.
Conduct business analysis, creation and testing of Decision models based on decision requirements
Leverage your negotiation and relationship skills as you work with Operations, Technology and Business project sponsors and stakeholders to build complex solutions while balancing competing priorities
Serve as a subject matter expert in Decision modeling for the Operations community
Lead/Manage junior modelers ensuring they deliver consistent, high-quality, on-time work
Actively seek out ways to improve processes, reduce risk, increase productivity and lower costs
Expand your own knowledge and understanding of architecture and design techniques over time with Business Process Management and Business Intelligence
SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE'RE LOOKING FOR BASIC QUALIFICATIONS
Bachelor's Degree with 10+ year's work experience
Analytical, self-motivated, detail-oriented with strong problem solving skills
Ability to manage several projects/tasks simultaneously in a fast-paced environment
Ability to communicate clearly with end users, development managers and other stakeholders
Experience managing others/leading a team
Requirements gathering, design, development and testing of applications/rule sets/decision sets
Must be highly collaborative and enjoy and perform well in a consensus-driven, team environment
Experience in Business Processes Modeling/Management (Signavio, ARIS, Visio, etc.)
Programming experience preferred
Experience in financial services Operations, process improvement or other relevant field
Knowledge of BPMN 2.0, DMN
Proficiency using the Microsoft Office suite, in particular Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Word
Understanding of relational database design/data modeling
ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.