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Moody's Investors Service, Inc

Business Analyst (Dataflow)

Moody's Investors Service, Inc - New York City, NY

Moody's is an essential component of the global capital markets, providing credit ratings, research, tools and analysis that contribute to transparent and integrated financial markets. Moody's Corporation (NYSE: MCO) is the parent company of Moody's Investors Service, which provides credit ratings and research covering debt instruments and securities, and Moody's Analytics, which offers leading-edge software, advisory services and research for credit and economic analysis and financial risk management. The Corporation, which reported revenue of $3.6 billion in 2016, employs approximately 10,700 people worldwide and maintains a presence in 36 countries. Further information is available at www.moodys.com.

Role / Responsibilities:

We are seeking a Senior Business Analyst for our New York office to support strategic projects that will re-envision the data content and structure that underpins our analytic offerings and ensure its quality across all distribution platforms. The Senior Business Analyst will work with internal content providers in addition to customer-facing teams to understand the spectrum of needs and capabilities, and then elaborate with the wider cross-disciplinary project team to support the development of solutions that meet the stakeholder requirements. In particular this role will focus on our data intake and distribution infrastructure, both internal and external, including distribution via Excel Add-in and bulk distribution. The Senior Business Analyst will additionally participate in other projects affecting content solutions such as website, data or feeds, on an as-needed basis.

Lead multiple small projects and/or one large project with support from more senior members of the team

Elicit business and technical requirements from stakeholders with appropriate prioritisation and dependencies identified

Support user testing; participate in validation sessions

Participate in the relevant Agile activities around planning, grooming, elaboration, and acceptance

Manage and execute user acceptance plans

Develop technical support documentation and training material

Respond to technical and functional product questions raised by stakeholders and customers

Support achievement of sales targets

Support more junior members of the team

Qualifications:

At least 5 years’ experience.

Degree in information management, computer science, engineering, finance or economics preferred.

Previous experience with financial data sets preferred.

Knowledge of Agile development process and the use of a supporting requirement tool is preferred.

Experience of project management preferred.

Excellent communication skills both written and verbal, including presentation skills.

Good interpersonal skills and the ability to build strong professional relationships at all levels, with both internal and external parties.

Must be highly organised and detail oriented.

Basic understanding of relational databases and experience with SQL preferred.

Advanced proficiency in Excel

Experience supporting a global user base is a plus.

Experience with MS office, Sharepoint Services or the desire and ability to quickly learn how to leverage these tools is required

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MIS and MSS Candidates are asked to disclose securities holdings pursuant to Moody’s Policy for Securities Trading. Employment is contingent upon compliance with the Policy, including remediation of positions in those holdings as necessary.

Moody’s is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, sex, gender, age, religion, national origin, citizen status, marital status, physical or mental disability, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by law. Moody’s also provides reasonable accommodation to qualified individuals with disabilities in accordance with applicable laws. If you need to inquire about a reasonable accommodation, or need assistance with completing the application process, please email accommodations@moodys.com.. This contact information is for accommodation requests only, and cannot be used to inquire about the status of applications.

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Company Profile:
Moody's is an essential component of the global capital markets, providing credit ratings, research, tools and analysis that contribute to transparent and integrated financial markets. Moody's Corporation (NYSE: MCO) is the parent company of Moody's Investors Service, which provides credit ratings and research covering debt instruments and securities, and Moody's Analytics, which offers leading-edge software, advisory services and research for credit and economic analysis and financial risk management. The Corporation, which reported revenue of $3.0 billion in 2013, employs approximately 8,400 people worldwide and maintains a presence in 31 countries. Further information is available at www.moodys.com.