Senior Business Analyst, R&D – Limited Partners Vertical

Senior Business Analyst, R&D – Limited Partners Vertical


Dynamo Software has provided industry-tailored, highly configurable investment management, reporting and data management solutions to the global alternative investment industry since 1998. Dynamo provides SaaS solutions across the private investment landscape including fund administrators, endowments, pension funds, foundations, private equity and venture capital funds, real estate investment firms, hedge funds, prime brokers, funds of funds, and family offices. The Dynamo™ platform has improved the productivity of fundraising, deal, research, investor servicing, portfolio management, and compliance teams worldwide. Collectively, Dynamo’s 1,000+ clients manage over $5 trillion in assets.

Dynamo’s Limited Partners Vertical offers highly automated and configurable multi-asset class solutions for asset allocators. By applying the latest innovations from Artificial Intelligence Engines to Business Intelligence Platforms, our software facilitates LPs’ investment decision making, optimizes due diligence, and automates operations.

Your role:

Senior Business Analyst, Limited Partners Vertical – Full time, based in Dynamo headquarters in Watertown, MA

Our ideal candidate first seeks to understand why a client challenge is important before leading their team towards a solution. Candidates should be equally comfortable answering detailed requirements questions from a senior developer as they are demonstrating an innovative feature to our client’s chief investment officer. To be effective in this role, the Senior Business Analyst will strive to become an expert in our clients’ use cases, organizational structures, and business priorities. They will possess the ability to listen effectively to clients’ challenges and translate them into clear requirements for our developers. They will also have a strong technical aptitude, capable of working independently with complex analytics or advanced datasets.

Reporting to the VP, LP Product this position requires a trusted teammate who fosters collaborative relationships throughout Sales, Client Services, and Development. Dynamo’s unique culture is an important part of what makes our company special. Dynamo is a company that invests in its people and rewards their success with individual recognition, responsibility, and career growth.

Your daily life:

  • Lead software projects with cross-functional teammates
  • Independently seek and capture detailed requirements based on direct client engagement
  • Iteratively user acceptance test new capabilities alongside Dev/QA to ensure project goals are met
  • Educate internal teams on new product capabilities via presentations and documentation
  • Examples include investment data analytics, qualitative data extraction, and flexible data integrations
  • Perform sales engineering: create and present product demonstrations to senior prospective client personnel
  • Develop and continually improve demonstration databases based on feedback from sales
  • Support our client services team in successfully implementing clients with complex business and product needs
  • Present new product capabilities and best practices to users at client roundtables and webinars
  • Identify and advocate for product roadmap additions based on internal and external feedback
  • Continually increase your knowledge of Dynamo’s clients, our products, and user best practices

What you bring in:

  • 4-7 years’ experience at an asset allocator (investing, operations) and/or software firm
  • Undergraduate degree in Finance, Computer Science or Computer Engineering preferred (Computer programming is not a responsibility for this role)
  • Track record of leading teams through influence to meet business objectives in a self-starter environment
  • Curiosity to achieve and maintain expert level knowledge of Dynamo’s clients and products

Tech Stack


Extra points for:

  • Experience in financial technology and/or knowledge of the alternative investment industry
  • Progress towards financial certifications such as CAIA and/or CFA designations


Health and Well-being

Work-life Balance


Training & Development

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