Business Analyst - New York, NY

New York City based Private Equity Fund Administration Firm is looking for a business analyst to assist in the implementation of client-facing technology products.  This is a high visibility role, with access to senior management and founding members.
Primary Responsibilities will include:
  • Work closely with product manager and senior management to understand product scope
  • Document current & future state (e.g. functionality, data flow, reports, UX, etc.)
  • Solicit and document requirements from business users
  • Liaise with technologists to further understand and document processes
  • Define Success (aka Acceptance) Criteria to ensure all requirements are fulfilled
  • Build and execute comprehensive software test plans
  • User guide documentation
  • Manage technology deployments and conversions
  • Support technology solutions
  • Manage sub-projects
 Job Requirements, Skills, Education and Experience:
  • Bachelor’s degree required. Degree in Accounting, Finance, or Economics, a plus
  • 5+ years of business analysis or business systems analysis experience
  • 2+ years of financial services experience
  • Private Equity experience a plus
  • Performance, Analytics or Business Intelligence experience a plus
  • Familiar with Agile SDLC and/or Project Management methods a plus
  • Experience with data integration and mapping (e.g. ETL, ELT, etc.) a plus
  • Familiarity with development languages a plus (e.g. VBA, SQL, Python, Java, C++, etc.)
  • Extensive Microsoft Office skills - Excel, Word, Visio, PowerPoint
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy
  • Ability to learn on-the-job quickly, apply learning to recommend solutions to issues
  • Ability to quickly adapt to changes in prioritization, processes and procedures
  • Superior problem solving, judgement and decision-making skills
  • Ability to think independently, prioritize, multi-task and meet deadlines
About The Company:
Gen II Fund Services, LLC is one of the largest global independent private equity fund administrators, administering over $300 billion of private capital on behalf of its clients with offices in New York, San Francisco, Boston, Stamford, Dallas, and Luxembourg. Gen II offers private fund sponsors a best-in-class combination of people, process, and technology, enabling fund sponsors to most effectively manage their operational infrastructure, financial reporting, and investor communications. The Gen II team is the most experienced and longest tenured team in the private equity fund administration industry, with broad expertise across buyout, funds of funds, real estate, energy, infrastructure, credit, co-investment, hybrid funds, feeder funds, venture capital, retail, and managed accounts.
Key Facts:
  • Administering over $300B in assets
  • Servicing nearly every significant investor in the asset class
  • Institutional grade infrastructure and SSAE 18 (SOC-1, Type 2) certification, ensuring confidence in our processes and operating model
  • The most experienced and best performing team in the industry
All applicants applying to Gen II Fund Services, LLC must be legally authorized to work in the United States.