Business Analyst on Equity Regulatory domain

 Bucuresti, Romania       Permanent contract        Information Technology


The Equity Regulatory team develops and maintains services and components that deliver all the regulatory reports or tax computations on equity derivatives products like options, futures and swaps.

Your main role is to conduct studies and assess impact analysis to answer European and US regulatory like: MiFID 2, DFA, EMIR, HireAct 871m… on Equity Derivatives product (Equity Listed & OTC products). You will be the main contact with the Business, you will have to write the specifications and organize the tests.

The project is composed of several streams:

  • Pre-trade transparency stream aims to make public all quotes sent to a client under a given size/price and traded outside a trading venue. The main requirements are: capture all prices on equity derivatives provided by sales & traders to clients, compute MIFID eligibility and publish these quotes on an external portal so that they can be consulted by other clients with the same MIFID classification;
  • DFA and EMIR Transaction Reporting. All the new OTC Regulations required the financial entity to report all the life cycle event of their OTC deal. SG is using DTCC as a GTR with some FPML reports (based on xml format).
  • HireAct 871m regulation: evaluate the tax to pay to US IRS on eligible financial products having US underlyings sold to non-US clients. The eligibility assessment is computed considering risk indicators (delta, SET) and is reevaluated daily for secondary trading animation.

Your role in a Nutshell:

  • Collect and centralize business needs on the different regulatory streams;
  • Perform detailed studies and challenge our business partners when needed;
  • Write functional specifications;
  • Participate to costing estimations (time, budget);
  • Elaborate tests scenarios (new features validation + regression testing scenarios);
  • Connect the different actors involved in the project: development team in Bucharest, related applications teams (Paris, Bucharest), transversal project managers, business product owners;
  • Validation and homologation of the developments including chain tests with related applications;
  • Regular reporting to clients;
  • Follow the developments and raise alerts if needed;
  • Integrate user feedbacks during and after UAT;
  • Write functional release notes;
  • Follow post production support.

Profile Required

A little about You:

  • University diploma;
  • Fluent in English (written + spoken), a good level in French is a significant advantage;
  • Knowledge on Investment banking & capital markets on equity derivatives is a significant advantage;
  • Good ability to understand & explain business process to developers;
  • Proactive & rigorous mindset;
  • Experience in writing functional specifications, defining the testing strategy and performing quality functional testing;
  • Strong in Analytical skills and should be able to relate information and guide the team effectively;
  • Strong ability to resolve problems and present solutions within a tight deadline;
  • Good communicator within and across team, an effective team member: written and verbal communication skills, including facilitation, presentation and production of documentation appropriate to an audience;
  • Experience in Agile methodology is an advantage

We also value:

  • Responsible attitude, strong autonomy and ambition in achieving your mission;
  • Excellent analytical skills and self-starter with ability to take ownership of tasks and assignments;
  • Good command of English, both written and spoken. French would be a good plus.

Business Insight

To be part of Societe Generale European Business Services means to work in a dynamic and active environment where your work has a real impact in the company’s activity.

Our teams work in an Agile mode and are constantly encouraged to collaborate in transversal projects through which they can learn and adapt together in order to contribute to the growth of our center of excellence.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, sexual or gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Job code: 2000042K
Business unit: SG European Business Services
Starting date: 01/04/2020
Date of publication: 10/02/2020
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Business Analyst on Equity Regulatory domain

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