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Senior Business Analyst, Investment Performance

T. Rowe Price Owings Mills, MD
  • Posted: October 16, 2019
  • Full-Time

Our mission as a leading investment management firm is to help our clients achieve their long-term financial goals. We believe our associates are the key to this mission and we are always looking for talented individuals who share our commitment to our client's success.If you're looking for challenging work experiences and the ability to learn in a collaborative culture, we invite you to explore the opportunities available at T. Rowe Price.

In this role, you will act as the main interface between technology infrastructure and the Performance and Analytics Operations Team. Incumbents help define business requirements, build application and process specifications, coordinate with delivery teams, and ensure that work is prioritized by business value and in alignment with the overarching business and technical strategies. You may have dual reporting relationship to technology and to business/functional unit management. Incumbents may be involved in the writing of technical materials/documentation.

Do you have in-depth knowledge and expertise in your discipline and a working knowledge of related disciplines? Are you capable of leading a small team for projects or work streams? Are you a go-to resource for colleagues with less experience? If so, we encourage you to apply.

Role summary and job responsibilities:
+ Accountability for work of self and sometimes others; provides process and standards advice in area of specialty
+ Ability to work both independently and in a team environment
+ Defining complex or enterprise-wise business needs for new and/or enhanced products, services, or optimized business processes
+ Working closely and develops relationships with a variety of senior level internal and external business partners to ensure that all business requirements are understood, documented, and met
+ Ensuring a lean-agile mind-set is applied to work projects
+ Working on initiatives of moderate complexity, size and impact
+ Ability to breakdown complex or vague problems and steps through them in a rational way
+ Able to evolve a decision as new information is gained
+ Finding opportunities for process improvements
+ Assisting in implementation of new processes as technologies, risks, and methodologies evolve
+ Seeking to identify when junior engineers need help and providing it in a positive way that promotes confidence
+ Displaying dedication to helping team members/makes suggestions to improve practices
+ Able to create user stories and/or functional specifications to define features and capabilities
+ Other duties as assigned

Business knowledge
+ You demonstrate knowledge of performance measurement concepts
+ You articulate business needs and translate them into technology solutions
+ Your decisions show a focus on current and future business priorities, together with fiscal responsibility

+ Typically, you have 5+ years of business analysis experience in the Financial Services Industry (Asset Management preferred)
+ Possesses high level of Performance operations, product and/or system knowledge
+ Familiar with the latest best-of-breed technologies including AWS
+ You identify system/process/data impacts (upstream and downstream) and propose appropriate alternatives/ remediation
+ Demonstrate proficient understanding in multiple technologies/ applications
+ You communicate technical concepts to non-technical audiences using multiple forms such as verbal and written
+ Identify impacts across teams and coordinate across senior levels to manage dependencies and potentially competing priorities
+ Demonstrate advanced analytical and problem-solving knowledge
+ Strong analytical, troubleshooting and problem-solving skills
+ Ability to master complex tasks with minimal supervision and manage change and cope with complex and ambiguous situations
+ You are knowledgeable about performance returns, attribution, risk and GIPS (Global Investment Performance Standard) preferred
+ You are experienced with Agile Development Methodology preferred
+ Skilled in the use of Visio or other process or flow chart tools preferred

T. Rowe Price is an Equal Opportunity EmployerT. Rowe Price is an asset management firm focused on delivering global investment management excellence and retirement services that investors can rely on-now, and over the long term.

T. Rowe Price


Owings Mills, MD
21117 USA

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