Trading Business Analyst Jobs in Dubai at Deriv

Title: Trading Business Analyst

Company: Deriv

Location: Dubai

You will be the subject matter expert of our products, ensuring they reflect global trends and serve the key business stakeholders. As a Trading Business Analyst, you will align and realign with the business’ vision and strategy to accomplish revenue and customer satisfaction targets. Our ongoing projects will benefit from your expertise in financial derivatives. You will enjoy the freedom to improve and build new products based on thorough research and analyses.

One of our goals is to become the world’s leading online broker. To achieve this goal, our products should always cater to the demands of our 650,000+ active clients. Your knowledge and experience will help us maintain a robust multi-asset trading platform.

Your challenges

Develop actionable roadmaps for improving workflows and processes; establish and organise KPIs in line with applicable regulations.

Gather requirements from various stakeholders, prioritise urgent needs with relevant justifications and define existing and new product features.

Provide ad-hoc tactical analyses and create reports based on high-level business data — top-down or bottom-up as per the business needs.

Set pricing/margins to meet revenue and profitability goals.

Identify areas of improvement in products and processes, share the findings with the Head of the Department/management team, provide reasoning for their urgency, and help them make business decisions.

Prepare business requirement documents, high-level business scenarios, and new process flows within the team.


A university degree in a quantitative and/or financial field (Master of Business Administration preferred

Comprehensive understanding of our financial instruments and markets

Strong analytical and interpersonal skills

Ability to collaborate effectively and present to all levels of management as well as internal audiences

A team player attitude with an enthusiastic approach to new challenges

Excellent spoken and written English communications skills

What’s Good To Have

Hands-on experience in conducting quantitative analyses

Knowledge of financial derivatives pricing and risk models

Programming experience in Python, Perl, C++, or SQL

Exposure to the process of identification and implementation of best practices


Exciting work challenges

Cooperative work environment

Individualised career graph

Knowledge sharing and training sessions

Hackathons to help you expand your tech stack

Competitive salary

Health benefits

Annual performance bonus

Casual dress code

Travel and internet allowances

Inspiring work environment and creative freedom

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