Senior Business Analyst Transaction Reporting

Amsterdam, Netherlands
Full Time
Mid Level


Why Confluence?

Over the past several years we have undergone a great deal of positive change and growth to become the company we are today. Our global footprint now spans multiple countries, giving our employees the opportunity to get exposure to other countries and cultures. And it stands to reason that none of this would have been possible without the hundreds of hard-working employees who work at Confluence.

We support our employees with new ways of working, having recently implemented a Flexible Working Policy, we often have the option for employees to work both from an office and from home.

We are proud to work with smart, passionate colleagues who are highly focused on our products and their impact on our clients work. 

What do we do?

As a leading global technology solutions provider to the investment management industry, Confluence helps clients solve complex investment data challenges across the front, middle and back office. From innovative portfolio analytics to regulatory and financial reporting solutions, Confluence invests in the latest technology and data and in its team of industry experts to meet the evolving needs of asset managers and service providers.

Headquartered in Pittsburgh, PA, Confluence services over 400 clients in 40 countries, with locations across Europe, North America, South Africa, Australia and Asia.

More about the role

​​​​​​Confluence  is looking for an experienced Regulatory Business Analyst who is passionate about transaction reporting regulations and wants to help solve customer /industry business problems. The successful candidate will join a dynamic environment working with cross-functional teams to design, build and roll-out products that serve the post-trade transaction reporting space. 

The following are key facets of the duties and responsibilities connected to this role: 

  • Source and document detailed requirements for our transaction reporting platform in terms of regulatory reporting or compliance changes, with high-quality user stories and clearly defined acceptance criteria 

  • Assist the product management team maintain the relevant regulatory-driven product feature backlog and roadmap, as well as feeding into the process of prioritization of tickets for each product sprint based on service team, market, and customer impact 

  • Have a deep understanding of the derivative reporting space, be able to generate new ideas that grow market share, improve customer experience and drive growth.  

  • Demonstrate ability and initiative to:  

  • Translate regulatory technical standard (RTS) requirements provided by regulator or competent authorities into functional requirements in JIRA that will be used by internal delivery teams for development 

  • Regulatory SME of EMIR and MiFID II Regulation 

  • Perform analysis related to XML schema requirements to determine gaps between current and new validations.  

  • Perform SQL queries and database joins, create views and manipulate tables 

  • Design analytics related to transaction reporting workflows using volume data feeds from our platform. 

  • SimCorp dimension knowledge is a nice to have, but not a must. 

  • Act as a regulatory evangelist to build awareness and understanding of the regulations internally as well as externally, along with the regulatory SME and Product Manager, 

  • Feed into the process where we develop clear strategic vision for our product 

  • Have some client facing experience 


What skills and experience do I need to succeed?

The ideal candidate will be working today in the RegTech / FinTech space as a business analyst, or indeed be working for a data reporting service provider (trade repository/ ARM), or in the investment industry as a business analyst with direct exposure to EMIR, MiFIR and SFTR. 

The role will specifically appeal to candidates with deep knowledge of EMIR/ SFTR reporting, high attention to detail and who enjoy working in a fast-paced environment with direct exposure to internal delivery teams (development, QA, implementation, and managed-services). 


What do we offer

Confluence offers competitive benefit packages for team members. As a growing, global organization, we are always looking for ways to ensure that our employees can access benefits that matter to them and their families.

Benefits include:


Generous time off packages with vacation time, holidays and sick leave.

Career Development is important and as a global organisation, we have opportunity to work across our diverse global locations. We also have access to a broad Learning and Development platform, which not only provides employees with work-related courses, but also personal development courses such as yoga detox!

Social events include regular happy hour events across each region, as well as other informal events which are regionally specific.

We have a Confluence Cares Committee who is responsible for giving back to our communities. This includes donation matching for each event, which vary from volunteer days planting trees in Pittsburgh to donating books and computers to school children in South Africa.

Our Diversity and Inclusion committee meets regularly to focus on key initiatives and support for employees.

Please speak to someone in HR for specifics on benefits available by region.

More about the Location

To be based in Amsterdam or another EMEA location.


Who will I work with?

Various stakeholders throughout the business



We look for people who align with our 4 values.


Face reality with honesty, courage and accountability


Deal creatively with challenges and envision what the world could be


Build good habits into reflexes which become a part of our life


Committed to the success of others


If you would like to find out more about a Career at Confluence, please apply today.

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