job summary: The Investor Engagement team plays a critical role in client's success by providing continuous support and solutions to the firm's globally located investors across Asset Allocation, Commodities, Equity, Fixed Income, Macro Analysis and Risk Management. There is an opportunity for a Senior Systems Analyst to play a key role in this large team, deliver solutions to our business partners, solve complex problems, and generally act to ensure that service levels within this area are maintained at ahigh level. location: Boston, Massachusetts job type: Contract salary: $65 - 70 per hour work hours: 8am to 4pm education: Bachelors responsibilities: RESPONSIBILITIES · Interact directly with investment professionals at all levels of the organization as a trusted advisor. · Proactively identify issues and opportunities for improved methods and approaches to support investment processes. · Answer functional and technical questions from business partners and colleagues. · Manage production incidents, determining root cause, appropriate corrective actions, and follow-up. · Respond to requests from our business for adhoc analysis as well as other information delivery solutions. · Design, support, improve, and develop data validation and productivity tools and processes within this area. QUALIFICATIONS · Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Business, Economics, Finance or related subject · 5+ years business analysis or systems analysis experience in financial statement analysis, investment management or financial services environment · Analytical and problem solving skills in buy-side investment management systems and data technologies. · In-depth understanding of financial instruments such as stocks, bonds, swaps, options, futures, forwards, derivatives and FX. · Hands-on experience working directly with investment professionals. Experience with Portfolio Construction workflows is highly desirable. · Experience with advanced investment data concepts such as holdings, transactions, security master, analytics, performance, and attribution. · Excellent written and verbal communication skills. · High attention to detail and strong commitment to delivering quality, professional work is absolutely essential for this position. · Experience with SQL is required. Willingness and ability to work independently and as part of a team, in a fast-paced, business-critical environment qualifications: Experience level: ExperiencedMinimum 7 years of experienceEducation: Bachelors skills: Business Systems AnalystSystems Analysis Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.At Randstad Digital, we welcome people of all abilities and want to ensure that our hiring and interview process meets the needs of all applicants. If you require a reasonable accommodation to make your application or interview experience a great one, please contact HRsupport@randstadusa.com. Pay offered to a successful candidate will be based on several factors including the candidate's education, work experience, work location, specific job duties, certifications, etc. In addition, Randstad Digital offers a comprehensive benefits package, including health, an incentive and recognition program, and 401K contribution (all benefits are based on eligibility). Applications accepted on ongoing basis until filled.