Pay Rate: $50
Location: Toronto ON
Job Type: Contract

Our client, a well known financial institute, is currently looking for a product analyst for a 6 month contract to start. This role is located in downtown Toronto.


  • Identifying, analyzing and validating the needs for the derivatives end-to-end lifecycle, including trade execution, valuation, settlements, hedge accounting, etc. 
  • Documenting the business and technical requirements a variety of formats: Business Requirements Document (BRD), Data Mapping Spreadsheets, Use Cases, User Stories 
  • Modelling and analyzing current state processes, identifying gaps, facilitate process changes to address those gaps for future processes. 
  • Data mapping 
  • Facilitating prioritization of needs with sponsor and stakeholders
  • Translating the business needs for the technology team which helps them build an effective software solution 
  • Identifying and raising key risks, issues, and dependencies 
  • Developing test strategies and test plans 

Skills Required:

  • Knowledge of derivative instruments (futures, options, SWAPs, Repos, etc.) 
  • Understanding of Investment Operations and data needs through the trading lifecycle. 
  • Ability to analyze business processes and high-level requirements to translate into detailed business requirements. 
  • Delivering on successful initiatives in a timely manner based on project success criteria and team goals 
  • Strong interpersonal skills will all levels of management, staff, outside vendors, contractors, and consultants. 
  • Working across time zones and locations (offices in Montreal, Toronto, Boston & Asia) 
  • Facilitating complex stakeholder management 
  • Adhering to our project methodologies Agile SCRUM and RUP/iterative development and waterfall 
  • Knowledge and experience in Derivatives

Please send your resume, in MS Word format, to today!