• Operations - Business Architecture & Change Mgmt - Business Decision Modeler/Architect – Associate/Vice President - Jersey City

    Location(s) US-NJ-Jersey City
    Job ID
    2018-46882
    Schedule Type
    Full Time
    Level
    Vice President/Executive Director
    Function(s)
    Operations
    Region
    Americas
    Division
    Operations
    Business Unit
    Change Delivery
    Employment Type
    Employee
  • MORE ABOUT THIS JOB

    OPERATIONS

    Operations is a dynamic, multi-faceted division that partners with all parts of the firm to provide banking, securities, and asset management services to clients around the world. In addition, Operations provides essential risk management and controls to preserve and enhance the firm's assets and its reputation. For every new product launched and every trade executed, it is Operations that develops and manages the processes and controls that enable business flow.

     

    YOUR IMPACT
    The Operations division is seeking to fill a leadership role on our Business Decision Modeling (BDM) team. We are looking for an experienced Vice President who will collaborate with firmwide partners to generate requirements and implement logical models for business rules.  The Decision Modeler/Architect will help enhance the Operations Division’s ability to drive continuous improvement through excellence in business decision design, methodology and implementation.  As an Vice President, you will manage multiple decision modeling workstreams, contribute as a Decision Modeler and Architect and oversee BDM Analysts and Associates.

    OUR IMPACT
    Operations is a dynamic, multi-faceted division that partners with all parts of the firm to deliver banking, sales and trading and asset management capabilities to clients around the world.  In addition, Operations provides essential risk management and control functions to preserve and enhance the firm’s assets and reputation. For every trade agreed, every new product launched or market entered, every transaction completed, it is Operations that develops the processes and controls that make business flow.

    Business Architecture & Change Management (BACM) is a global cross-Operations team that acts as a center of change and project management excellence for Operations. BACM plans and executes Operations projects with significant risk and / or strategy implications in partnership with business units and technology.

    HOW YOU WILL FULFILL YOUR POTENTIAL

    RESPONSIBILITIES AND QUALIFICATIONS

    • Develop a deep expertise in the theory and craft of Business Decision Modeling (BDM), which is essential to virtually all new strategic projects across Operations
    • Establish relationships with business and technology stakeholders, working closely to facilitate BDM implementation 
    • Collaborate with subject matter experts in the business, project managers and technologists to articulate business and software requirements including business rules, data models, decision requirements, etc.
    • Conduct business analysis, creation and testing of Decision models based on decision requirements
    • Leverage your negotiation and relationship skills as you work with Operations, Technology and Business project sponsors and stakeholders to build complex solutions while balancing competing priorities
    • Serve as a subject matter expert in Decision modeling for the Operations community
    • Lead/Manage junior modelers ensuring they deliver consistent, high-quality, on-time work
    • Actively seek out ways to improve processes, reduce risk, increase productivity and lower costs
    • Expand your own knowledge and understanding of architecture and design techniques over time with Business Process Management and Business Intelligence

    SKILLS & EXPERIENCE WE’RE LOOKING FOR
    BASIC QUALIFICATIONS

    • Bachelor’s Degree with 10+ year’s work experience
    • Analytical, self-motivated, detail-oriented with strong problem solving skills
    • Ability to manage several projects/tasks simultaneously in a fast-paced environment
    • Ability to communicate clearly with end users, development managers and other stakeholders
    • Experience managing others/leading a team
    • Requirements gathering, design, development and testing of applications/rule sets/decision sets
    • Must be highly collaborative and enjoy and perform well in a consensus-driven, team environment

    PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS

    • Experience with Decision Modeling software (Signavio, Sapiens Decision, BlazeAdvisor, BizzDesign, etc.)
    • Experience in Business Processes Modeling/Management (Signavio, ARIS, Visio, etc.)
    • Programming experience preferred
    • Experience in financial services Operations, process improvement or other relevant field
    • Knowledge of BPMN 2.0, DMN
    • Proficiency using the Microsoft Office suite, in particular Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Word
    • Understanding of relational database design/data modeling

    ABOUT GOLDMAN SACHS

    The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. is a leading global investment banking, securities and investment management firm that provides a wide range of financial services to a substantial and diversified client base that includes corporations, financial institutions, governments and individuals. Founded in 1869, the firm is headquartered in New York and maintains offices in all major financial centers around the world.

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