Lead Product Business Analyst - Chicago

    • Chicago, IL


We are Allvue Systems, a rapidly growing software company formed by the merger of AltaReturn and Black Mountain. Allvue has over 420 employees in offices throughout North America, Europe and Asia. We are the leading provider of software solutions for the Private Capital and Fixed Income markets. Whether a client wants an end-to-end technology suite, or independently focused modules, Allvue helps eliminate the boundaries between systems, information, and people. We’re looking for ambitious, smart, and creative individuals to join our team and help our clients achieve their goals


  • Intelligent individuals looking to apply themselves creatively
  • People who are comfortable speaking up, sharing ideas and driving change
  • Energetic and passionate teammates looking for more than just a job to pay the bills
  • Hard-working individuals who habitually do more than asked


  • 5-10 years of experience writing Business Requirements for Software development or configuration
  • Performing requirements analysis with internal teams on various business functions
  • Documenting and communicating the results of your efforts
  • Effective communication of your insights and plans to cross-functional team members and product managers
  • Experience working with an Asset Manager in a Front or Middle office role with an understanding of accounting, analytics, and compliance data is a plus
  • Excellent problem solving abilities
  • Great teamwork skills
  • Well-rounded personality
  • Enthusiasm for technology and finance
  • A degree from a 4 year university
  • Exceptional communication skills (written & verbal) and be adept at listening and soliciting feedback
  • Detail-oriented & strong work ethic
  • Someone who thrives in a fast-moving environment and can successfully manage multiple competing priorities


  • Develop Business Requirements around front office OMS, credit research, and portfolio management software enhancements, including liaising with implementation and client contacts.
  • Effectively communicate the results of your analysis to product team members for inclusion in our standard configuration offering
  • Configure system settings and options, and execute unit/integration/acceptance testing
  • Assist in training and best practices for test modeling and data analysis.
  • Assist product managers in working with our automation team to develop testing plans and regressions scripts for the product
  • Test product-level functionality and new releases. Identify and communicate areas for improvement
  • Some travel required


  • Fun, fast-paced work environment
  • Constantly evolving, cutting edge technology
  • The ability to make a significant impact immediately upon jumping in
  • An opportunity to work with some of the best firms and the best people in the financial industry
  • The ability to create change in the product we sell, by using the very same solution (in a very different way) to perform your daily job
  • Numerous team building activities to promote collaboration
  • Unlimited PTO

Black Mountain is an information technology company, changing the way the financial industry manages workflow and data software.

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