Arsen Tura

Lead Business Systems Consultant


Charlotte, NC



About Me

Little bit about me

Solutions-driven business analyst with 8 years of experience leading cross-functional teams in the development, documentation and delivery of process innovations driving the attainment of business goals. Skilled in Capital markets, Trading, Counterparty Risk, Data Warehousing Architecture, Root Cause Analysis and Test Planning. Strong information technology professional aiming to utilize my strong prioritization skills and analytical ability to achieve the goal of the company.

Highlights of Expertise

I'm good at...

Requirements Gathering & Analysis

the process of defining user expectations for a new software being built or modified. The requirements gathering and analysis phase is the first phase of the SDLC.


User Acceptance Testing (UAT)

type of testing performed by the end user or the client to verify/accept the software system before moving the software application to the production environment.


Project Management

the practice of initiating, planning, executing, controlling, and closing the work of a team to achieve specific goals and meet specific success criteria at the specified time.


Data Mining & Analytics

the process used to extract usable data from a larger set of any raw data. Data analytics is the process of examining data sets in order to draw conclusions about the information they contain.


SQL Scripts

is a set of SQL commands saved as a file in SQL Scripts. A SQL script can contain one or more SQL statements or PL/SQL blocks.


Risk Management

the forecasting and evaluation of financial risks together with the identification of procedures to avoid or minimize their impact.


Progress bars are still growing

Software Development


Testing and Analysis






Javascript + Frameworks




Unix and Scripting


Emotional Intelligence


Yes. I've been around.
Jun 2018 – Present

Wells Fargo

Lead Business Systems Consultant

Charlotte, NC

Corporate Accounting and Reporting Data Warehouse (CARD) - an application is responsible for the measurement, reporting, monitoring and oversight of market and counterparty exposures for Wells Fargo. We provide effective governance over activities that create market and counterparty risk, ensuring we have robust infrastructure to capture and report on exposures, and meeting a broad set of regulatory requirements for risk management, stress-testing and capital planning. As a Lead Business System Consultant my role is to plan, design, develop, and launch efficient business, financial, and operations systems in support of core organizational functions and business processes. This includes gathering and analyzing data in support of business cases, proposed projects, and systems requirements. I'm also responsible for generating and compiling reports based on the findings, complete with probable causes and possible solutions to systems issues. I will apply proven communication, analytical, and problem-solving skills to help maximize the benefit of IT system investments.

Aug 2017 – May 2018

Wells Fargo Advisors

Systems QA Engineer

Charlotte, NC

X-Value Adjustment (XVA) - Risk Management and Analysis tool to help trader manage anything from several traders and a few positions to large trading groups and hundreds or thousands of positions with ability to monitor and manage risk properly to assist in running trading strategy. One of my primary tasks was to identify counterparty credit risk (CVA/DVA). CVA is the credit adjustment for a derivative that is "in-the-money" i.e. an asset and reflects the credit risk of the counterparty (likely the bank). DVA is the credit adjustment for a derivative that is "out-of-the-money" i.e. a liability and reflects the own credit risk of the reporting entity.

Sep 2015 – May 2017


Senior QA Engineer

New York, NY

Investment Account Application - a web-based trading software and single dealer platform that provides advisors with access to rich functionality across a diverse range of products and services.As a Functional QA Analyst, I have participated in full software testing life cycle (STLC), performing Functional, GUI, Regression and Integration tests on new software enhancement and modifications. Coordinated with test automation team, development team, and business analysts to mitigate risks and meet release deadlines. Developed test plans and test cases through Business Requirement Document (BRD) and Functional Specification Document (FSD) analysis; organized project requirements and test cases; logged and prioritized defects. Performed back-end testing using SQL queries to validate database records. Presented daily and weekly status reports to maintain strict schedule compliance.

Oct 2012 – Apr 2015


Software QA Analyst

New York, NY

FX Web Trading application - is comprehensive information platform with direct links to the UBS trading tools provides key FX market information about real-time prices, market research and offers quantitative analytics. FX Trading Web also helps to place a trade for Financial Advisors and Brokers for the benefit of clients. Application allows brokers to compare different Financial Portfolio options. That unique platform supports diverse business types: Capital markets, Derivative trading, Wealth Management, Fixed Income and used to create, trade, hold, and manage investments As a Software QA Analyst team member worked side by side with developers, business analysts, environment managers, release managers, and business partners to determine optimal test coverage and ensure high quality software delivered to our customers. Been responsible for planning, executing, and managing the testing effort for a variety of projects across multiple lines of business and technology platforms.


OMG, 9 years.
2006 – 2010

University of Illinois at Chicago

B.S., Computer Science and Software Engineering

Chicago, IL

Graduated with Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science and Software Engineering. University of Illinois at Chicago is one of the top public universities in Chicago, Illinois.

2001 – 2005

Jalal-Abad State University

B.S., Automated System Communications & Management

Jalal-Abad, Kyrgyzstan

Graduated with Bachelor of Science, Automated System Communications & Management. Jalal-Abad State University was founded in 1993 and it is a public university.