Sr. Systems Analyst

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Job Description:

Strategic Advisors Technology (SAT) is looking for an experienced Analyst to work on one of the most strategic programs in Fidelity. The role involves facilitating requirement sessions with business partners, articulating business requirements and working within the technology organization to deliver new features/functionality. We are looking for a self-driven individual who possesses excellent business acumen and continually strives to advance quality excellence.

The Expertise We’re Looking For

  • Provide business and systems analysis for an agile scrum team on complex projects.
  • Facilitate business discovery and communicate complex business needs into clear actionable systems requirements through research and evaluation of alternative solutions.
  • Passionate about understanding user business flows with a proven track record for using this knowledge to create comprehensive analysis proposals and test cases for supporting systems.
  • Experience of the Financial Industry (Asset Management) strongly desired.
  • Experience in writing user stories & working with business partners to elicit requirements.
  • Degree in Computer Science, Mathematics or Finance from an accredited college/university and at least five years demonstrated work experience in Business or Systems Analysis.

The Purpose of Your Role

As a member of the systems analyst/product owner team you will contribute to the delivery of new features/functionality that supports the growing Managed Accounts business. You will work closely with other analysts, product managers, engineers, and architects to define the right solution. You’ll use your critical thinking skills to develop user acceptance tests for the business use cases.

The Skills You Bring

  • You can run effective requirements gathering sessions with business stakeholders, using a variety of methods to elicit and understand needs e.g. process flows, user journey mapping
  • You can conceptualize and capture a problem or feature need and leverage different methods to convey the requirement to engineers and business partners e.g. process models, data models
  • You have a strong understanding of principles of good software design and can work with engineers and architects to craft an optimal solution approach
  • You are able to summarize up scope and status to business partners & senior leaders  
  • You have strong attention-to-detail and work effectively with developers, business analysts, and system administrators as part of an agile team.
  • You have excellent collaboration skills and can work with other analysts in multiple locations.
  • You are comfortable with having trade off conversations with business partners.
  • You are experienced in coordinating and running User Acceptance Testing (UAT) sessions, along with developing and managing content to support end-user training.
  • You are experienced in data analysis using SQL. If you can read and interpret data models that would be great!

The Value You Deliver

  • By understanding the business needs and being the primary link to the development team, you will help to deliver strategic software for the enterprise.
  • You will be a key member of an Agile team, providing leadership and direction to help make it a great team
  • You will provide an important role in the delivery of strategic software solutions in a key area of the business.

How Your Work Impacts the Organization

Fidelity Asset Management Technology provides worldwide technology and support to all the Portfolio Management, Research, Trading and Investment Operations functions. Asset Management Technology is an integral partner for Asset Management to deliver innovative, scalable, industry-leading investment tools that enables the business to achieve competitive advantage globally.

Company Overview

At Fidelity, we are focused on making our financial expertise broadly accessible and effective in helping people live the lives they want. We are a privately held company that places a high degree of value in creating and nurturing a work environment that attracts the best talent and reflects our commitment to our associates. For information about working at Fidelity, visit FidelityCareers.com

Fidelity Investments is an equal opportunity employer

Certifications:

Company Overview

At Fidelity, we are focused on making our financial expertise broadly accessible and effective in helping people live the lives they want. We are a privately held company that places a high degree of value in creating and nurturing a work environment that attracts the best talent and reflects our commitment to our associates. We are proud of our diverse and inclusive workplace where we respect and value our associates for their unique perspectives and experiences. Fidelity established an Ireland presence in 1996 and we currently employ 1000 staff across IT and shared services, with offices in Dublin (City West) and Galway (Parkmore East). For information about working at Fidelity, visit FidelityInvestments.ie.

Fidelity Investments is an equal opportunity employer.

Fidelity Ireland sea change

Benefits Developed for You

From the little things that make every day better to those big-picture, life-changing tools. That’s exactly what you’ll get at Fidelity. We have an amazing package of benefits and programs designed to help you thrive in Ireland – both in and outside of work.

Retirement Savings

  • 100% company-paid pension
  • Ranging 5-24% based on age/service

Healthcare

  • 100% company-paid healthcare
  • Includes coverage for you, your spouse/partner and eligible dependents

Employee Resource Groups (ERGs)

Our employee-run networks are at the heart of who we are. They span a wide range of distinct and vibrant areas of interest — each one grounded in mutual respect, driven by knowledge sharing, and open to all associates – empowering everyone to bring their whole selves to work.

  • Asian Employee Resource Group
  • Aspire – Latinx and Black Fidelity Associates
  • Fidelity Pride (LGBTQ+)
  • Women’s Leadership Group
  • Fidelity Enable – Building Inclusive Work Environments
  • Women in Technology Special Interest Group
  • Raise – Working Parents & Caregivers

Flexible Schedules

  • Provides options to meet changing work-life needs.
  • Part-time opportunities.
  • Remote work options.
  • Compressed working week.

Referral Program

  • Earn a bonus for helping to bring top talent to Fidelity Ireland.

Academic collaboration

Committed to Continuous Learning

At Fidelity, we are constantly adapting to the changing needs of our customers, new technologies, and better ways of working. And we empower our employees to do the same, with an emphasis on developing skills that will help propel you forward in your career while being able to make an impact for Fidelity’s customers around the world.

We offer a wide range of options including online, in-person, and mentor driven solutions – as well as learning days and job shadow opportunities to expose you to new elements of our business to broaden your experience.

Technical Certifications

  • Pursue excellence in new coding languages or tech applications across a broad range of technical paths.
  • Tuition reimbursement for online or in-person course work in pursuit of new certifications.

Mentoring

  • Utilize the skills of experienced leaders to enrich your career.
  • Focused on both technical and managerial competencies.
  • Dedicated mentors to help you grow into new areas of Fidelity’s business as you develop new skills.
  • Opportunities to pay it forward, sharing the knowledge you develop and as you help others define how they want their career to take shape.

Web-Based Learning

  • Online, video-based training that covers a broad range of technology, leadership, and management topics.
  • Access to thousands of the latest and most relevant business books – all summarized in just a few pages.
  • Train from your own desk, or from the comfort of your home.

Fidelity Ireland creates a work environment for people to flourish

Connected to Our Communities

At every level of our organization, you’ll find people who are committed to doing their part to make the world a better place. We host events, volunteer time, and encourage others to get involved in an effort to make an impact in the lives of others in their community.

Fidelity Cares

  • Started to provide associates with opportunities to actively volunteer and share their many talents.
  • Host numerous company-wide volunteer events.
  • Partner with a number of non-profits to support our local communities.
  • More than 12,000 associates donate time annually – from interns to SVPs.

Impact by the Numbers

We’ve been able to make an impact for 775 students across 40 schools and we’ve put in roughly 400 hours of volunteer time.

Junior Achievement

  • In our 20th year of partnership.
  • Delivery of primary and secondary school STEM programs; In-class STEM programs, Careers for Girls, Astro Pi, UX Design, Project Management Skills & more.
  • In 2019, Fidelity volunteers impacted 1900 students across 28 schools through various STEM educational programs.

Galway Science & Tech

  • Over 10 years sponsoring the event.
  • Week long STEM events and activities for students from primary and secondary schools, reaching over 10,000 students annually.
  • Fidelity associates share career stories with students and showcase emerging technologies and fun STEM activities for students at the annual Science and Technology Exhibition.

Job Description:

Strategic Advisors Technology (SAT) is looking for an experienced Analyst to work on one of the most strategic programs in Fidelity. The role involves facilitating requirement sessions with business partners, articulating business requirements and working within the technology organization to deliver new features/functionality. We are looking for a self-driven individual who possesses excellent business acumen and continually strives to advance quality excellence.

The Expertise We’re Looking For

  • Provide business and systems analysis for an agile scrum team on complex projects.
  • Facilitate business discovery and communicate complex business needs into clear actionable systems requirements through research and evaluation of alternative solutions.
  • Passionate about understanding user business flows with a proven track record for using this knowledge to create comprehensive analysis proposals and test cases for supporting systems.
  • Experience of the Financial Industry (Asset Management) strongly desired.
  • Experience in writing user stories & working with business partners to elicit requirements.
  • Degree in Computer Science, Mathematics or Finance from an accredited college/university and at least five years demonstrated work experience in Business or Systems Analysis.

The Purpose of Your Role

As a member of the systems analyst/product owner team you will contribute to the delivery of new features/functionality that supports the growing Managed Accounts business. You will work closely with other analysts, product managers, engineers, and architects to define the right solution. You’ll use your critical thinking skills to develop user acceptance tests for the business use cases.

The Skills You Bring

  • You can run effective requirements gathering sessions with business stakeholders, using a variety of methods to elicit and understand needs e.g. process flows, user journey mapping
  • You can conceptualize and capture a problem or feature need and leverage different methods to convey the requirement to engineers and business partners e.g. process models, data models
  • You have a strong understanding of principles of good software design and can work with engineers and architects to craft an optimal solution approach
  • You are able to summarize up scope and status to business partners & senior leaders  
  • You have strong attention-to-detail and work effectively with developers, business analysts, and system administrators as part of an agile team.
  • You have excellent collaboration skills and can work with other analysts in multiple locations.
  • You are comfortable with having trade off conversations with business partners.
  • You are experienced in coordinating and running User Acceptance Testing (UAT) sessions, along with developing and managing content to support end-user training.
  • You are experienced in data analysis using SQL. If you can read and interpret data models that would be great!

The Value You Deliver

  • By understanding the business needs and being the primary link to the development team, you will help to deliver strategic software for the enterprise.
  • You will be a key member of an Agile team, providing leadership and direction to help make it a great team
  • You will provide an important role in the delivery of strategic software solutions in a key area of the business.

How Your Work Impacts the Organization

Fidelity Asset Management Technology provides worldwide technology and support to all the Portfolio Management, Research, Trading and Investment Operations functions. Asset Management Technology is an integral partner for Asset Management to deliver innovative, scalable, industry-leading investment tools that enables the business to achieve competitive advantage globally.

Company Overview

At Fidelity, we are focused on making our financial expertise broadly accessible and effective in helping people live the lives they want. We are a privately held company that places a high degree of value in creating and nurturing a work environment that attracts the best talent and reflects our commitment to our associates. For information about working at Fidelity, visit FidelityCareers.com

Fidelity Investments is an equal opportunity employer

Certifications:

Company Overview

At Fidelity, we are focused on making our financial expertise broadly accessible and effective in helping people live the lives they want. We are a privately held company that places a high degree of value in creating and nurturing a work environment that attracts the best talent and reflects our commitment to our associates. We are proud of our diverse and inclusive workplace where we respect and value our associates for their unique perspectives and experiences. Fidelity established an Ireland presence in 1996 and we currently employ 1000 staff across IT and shared services, with offices in Dublin (City West) and Galway (Parkmore East). For information about working at Fidelity, visit FidelityInvestments.ie.

Fidelity Investments is an equal opportunity employer.

Fidelity Ireland sea change

Benefits Developed for You

From the little things that make every day better to those big-picture, life-changing tools. That’s exactly what you’ll
get at Fidelity. We have an amazing package of benefits and programs designed to help you thrive in Ireland – both in
and outside of work.

Retirement Savings

  • 100% company-paid pension
  • Ranging 5-24% based on age/service

Healthcare

  • 100% company-paid healthcare
  • Includes coverage for you, your spouse/partner and eligible dependents

Employee Resource Groups (ERGs)

Our employee-run networks are at the heart of who we are. They span a wide range of distinct and vibrant areas of
interest — each one grounded in mutual respect, driven by knowledge sharing, and open to all associates – empowering
everyone to bring their whole selves to work.

  • Asian Employee Resource Group
  • Aspire – Latinx and Black Fidelity Associates
  • Fidelity Pride (LGBTQ+)
  • Women’s Leadership Group
  • Fidelity Enable – Building Inclusive Work Environments
  • Women in Technology Special Interest Group
  • Raise – Working Parents & Caregivers

Flexible Schedules

  • Provides options to meet changing work-life needs.
  • Part-time opportunities.
  • Remote work options.
  • Compressed working week.

Referral Program

  • Earn a bonus for helping to bring top talent to Fidelity Ireland.

Academic collaboration

Committed to Continuous Learning

At Fidelity, we are constantly adapting to the changing needs of our customers, new technologies, and better ways of
working. And we empower our employees to do the same, with an emphasis on developing skills that will help propel you
forward in your career while being able to make an impact for Fidelity’s customers around the world.

We offer a wide range of options including online, in-person, and mentor driven solutions – as well as learning days and
job shadow opportunities to expose you to new elements of our business to broaden your experience.

Technical Certifications

  • Pursue excellence in new coding languages or tech applications across a broad range of technical paths.
  • Tuition reimbursement for online or in-person course work in pursuit of new certifications.

Mentoring

  • Utilize the skills of experienced leaders to enrich your career.
  • Focused on both technical and managerial competencies.
  • Dedicated mentors to help you grow into new areas of Fidelity’s business as you develop new skills.
  • Opportunities to pay it forward, sharing the knowledge you develop and as you help others define how they want
    their career to take shape.

Web-Based Learning

  • Online, video-based training that covers a broad range of technology, leadership, and management topics.
  • Access to thousands of the latest and most relevant business books – all summarized in just a few pages.
  • Train from your own desk, or from the comfort of your home.

Fidelity Ireland creates a work environment for people to flourish

Connected to Our Communities

At every level of our organization, you’ll find people who are committed to doing their part to make the world a better
place. We host events, volunteer time, and encourage others to get involved in an effort to make an impact in the lives
of others in their community.

Fidelity Cares

  • Started to provide associates with opportunities to actively volunteer and share their many talents.
  • Host numerous company-wide volunteer events.
  • Partner with a number of non-profits to support our local communities.
  • More than 12,000 associates donate time annually – from interns to SVPs.

Impact by the Numbers

We’ve been able to make an impact for 775 students across 40 schools and we’ve put in roughly 400 hours of volunteer
time.

Junior Achievement

  • In our 20th year of partnership.
  • Delivery of primary and secondary school STEM programs; In-class STEM programs, Careers for Girls, Astro Pi, UX
    Design, Project Management Skills & more.
  • In 2019, Fidelity volunteers impacted 1900 students across 28 schools through various STEM educational programs.

Galway Science & Tech

  • Over 10 years sponsoring the event.
  • Week long STEM events and activities for students from primary and secondary schools, reaching over 10,000
    students annually.
  • Fidelity associates share career stories with students and showcase emerging technologies and fun STEM
    activities for students at the annual Science and Technology Exhibition.

Innovation means everything to us