Financial Operations Systems Analyst

| New York, NY, USA
Employer Provided Salary: 140,000-190,000 Annually
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Who We Are:

At Galaxy we are building products and services to help the world invest in economic progress. We believe crypto and blockchain innovations will permeate and improve all aspects of our global economy. Our vision is a society where value and ownership flow as freely as information. Galaxy is a digital asset and blockchain leader helping institutions, startups, and individuals access and navigate the crypto economy. As one of the most well-capitalized and trusted companies in the industry, we provide platform solutions custom-made for a digitally native ecosystem across three complementary operating businesses: Global Markets, Asset Management, and Digital Infrastructure Solutions. Our offerings include, amongst others, trading, lending, strategic advisory services, institutional-grade investment solutions across passive, active and venture strategies, proprietary bitcoin mining and hosting services, network validator services, and the development of enterprise custodial technology. Galaxy’s CEO and Founder Michael Novogratz leads a team of crypto enthusiasts, and institutional veterans focused on the future of finance and Web3. The Company is headquartered in New York City, with global across North America, Europe and Asia.

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What We Value:

We are a diverse team of free thinkers, and fast movers united to help investors and creators energize the global economy. We are looking for individuals who thrive in a culture of builders and overachievers and embrace high performance, transparent feedback, and a mission-first approach. Our culture shapes our way of working and gets us where we want to be.

  • Seek Excellence.
  • Be Selective To Be Effective.
  • Be Highly Aligned, Loosely Coupled.
  • Disagree Transparently.
  • Encourage Independent Decision-Making.
  • Build Dream Teams.

Who You Are:
We are seeking a highly skilled Financial Operations Systems Analyst to join our team. This role will play a crucial part in gathering requirements for middle and back office functions, bridging the gap between business stakeholders and engineering teams. The ideal candidate should have a strong understanding of technology and be adept at utilizing tools like Jira for effective project management. They should have a solid grasp of payment systems, web2, and web3 protocols, and possess excellent communication skills to interact with stakeholders across legal, compliance, operations, and trading departments.

What You’ll Do:

  • Requirements Gathering: Collaborate with business stakeholders to understand and document requirements for middle office and back office functions within the crypto investment bank.
  • Technology Expertise: Utilize knowledge of relevant technologies to assess feasibility and propose technical solutions to meet business requirements.
  • Project Management: Create and manage Jira tickets, ensuring clear and concise documentation of tasks and requirements. Develop Jira dashboards to track project progress and identify bottlenecks.
  • User Acceptance Testing (UAT): Facilitate UAT processes, working closely with stakeholders to ensure that developed solutions meet business needs and are of high quality.
  • Stakeholder Engagement: Build strong relationships with stakeholders across legal, compliance, operations, and trading departments, acting as a liaison between business and engineering teams.
  • Data Modeling: Conduct data modeling activities to define data requirements and structures, ensuring alignment with business objectives.
  • Understanding of Payment Systems: Demonstrate a comprehensive understanding of payments and payment systems, including traditional and crypto-based solutions.
  • Knowledge of Web2 and Web3 Protocols: Stay abreast of the latest developments in web2 and web3 protocols, leveraging this knowledge to inform technical solutions and requirements.

What We’re Looking For:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in Financial Operations or similar role, preferably within the finance or cryptocurrency industry.
  • Strong familiarity with Jira for project management and Agile development methodologies.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively collaborate with cross-functional teams.
  • Experience in user acceptance testing (UAT) and creating comprehensive test plans.
  • Solid understanding of data modeling principles and techniques.
  • In-depth knowledge of payment systems, including traditional and crypto-based solutions.
  • Understanding of Java or Python programming languages and SQL for querying databases.
  • Familiarity with web2 and web3 protocols, with a willingness to stay updated on emerging technologies.

What We Offer:

  • Competitive base salary and benefits package
  • Flexible Time Off (i.e. unlimited paid vacation days)
  • Company paid Holidays 
  • Company paid sick leave
  • Company-paid health and protective benefits for employees, partners, and other dependents
  • 3% 401(k) company contribution
  • Generous paid Parental Leave
  • Free virtual coaching and counseling sessions through Ginger
  • Opportunities to learn about the Crypto industry
  • Free daily snacks in-office
  • Smart, entrepreneurial, and fun colleagues
  • Employee Resource Groups

Apply now and join us on our mission to engineer a new economic paradigm.

The base salary ranges included below will be commensurate with candidate experience, expertise and local market. Final offer amounts are determined by multiple factors, including candidate experience and expertise. At Galaxy, we maintain a total compensation philosophy which consists of a competitive base salary, annual bonus, and equity incentives.

Base Salary Range

$140,000$190,000 USD

Galaxy respects diversity and seeks to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and job applicants for employment without regard to actual or perceived age, race, color, creed, religion, sex or gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, lactation and related medical conditions), gender identity or gender expression (including transgender status), sexual orientation, marital or partnership or caregiver status, ancestry, national origin, citizenship status, disability, military or veteran status, protected medical condition as defined by applicable state or local law, genetic information or predisposing genetic characteristic, or other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws and ordinances.

We will endeavor to make a reasonable accommodation to the known limitations of a qualified applicant with a disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. If you believe you require such assistance to complete the application process or to participate in an interview, please contact [email protected]

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300 Vesey Street, New York, NY 10282

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