Security Business Analyst
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Business Unit Overview
Blackstone Innovations (BXi) is the technology team at the core of each of Blackstone's businesses and new growth initiatives. Serving both internal and external clients, we work to build the next generation of systems that manage risk, create efficiency and improve transparency within the firm and across our broad community of investors and portfolio companies.
BXi is nimble and entrepreneurial - our open, iterative design processes and rapid pace of development mean that everyone on the team has the opportunity to make an impact from day one. We are problem solvers who can take projects from idea to implementation. We believe in active mentoring and developing excellence. We collaborate to find the best answers for our customers and for Blackstone. We are critical to the firm maintaining its competitive edge.
Security Business Analyst
As a member of the Risk & Security team at Blackstone, you will work with a group of talented individuals in a highly team-oriented environment to create the next generation of innovative Security solutions for Blackstone. We are seeking an experienced Business Analyst with a proven track record of success across driving large projects and organizational change.
As part of the Identity Access Management team within Risk & Security, you will contribute to fine tuning the firm-wide on-boarding process and become a trusted resource on the firm's end-to-end workflow access provisioning process, including approval workflows, team responsibilities, and automated data feeds.
In order to be successful, you will leverage your experience and procedural knowledge to redesign the current program and successfully message it to the firm's many stakeholders.
Skills and experience:
We are currently seeking a Business Analyst who must be entrepreneurial and have a passion to be a change agent and increase productivity at one of the world's top financial firms.
Demonstrated significant leadership experience as a team lead or similar role
Project management experience, 2+ years preferred; internal audit and compliance engagements/experience a plus.
A self-starting, entrepreneurial attitude. A desire to be a part of and help grow a great team and organization.
The passion to learn, grow, and help us to improve our business Bachelor's degree or higher.
Ability to quickly adapt to new technologies.
Capacity to work within complex systems and large data sets.
Recommending efficiency and quality improvements through analyzing workflows and documenting new procedures.
Driving decisions and author designs with various stakeholders.
Presenting and documenting designs and design decisions effectively with peers and senior leadership.
Developing roll-out and training plans to ensure user adoption of new or existing procedures to ensure business value from those projects is fully realized
Working with cross-functional teams (client working groups, data owners, Help Desk, Internal Audit, etc.) to partner in redesigning and implementing firm-wide procedures that relate to Security and IAM.
Developing and nurture business relationships across the firm at all levels of the organization
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, disability, sexual orientation, national origin or any other category protected by law.
If you need a reasonable accommodation to complete your application, please contact Human Resources at 212-583-5000 (US), +44 (0)20 7451 4000 (EMEA) or +852 3656 8600 (APAC).
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About Blackstone Group
Blackstone Group is a multinational private equity, alternative asset management, and financial services firm.