[Robert Walters] Business Analyst - Summit (12-month renewable contract) SAVE JOB

Location: Singapore
Job ref: 58BCET-19E65346
Published: 9 months ago
Startdate: 31 October 2023 - 31 October 2023

​A global financial services company is looking for experienced candidate for a Business Analyst - Summit (12-month renewable contract) job to be part of the Summit team.

About the Business Analyst - Summit (12-month renewable contract) Role:
In this role, you will responsible for development and maintenance of front-office and back-office applications. As a Business Analyst, you will be part of an international team focused on running and supporting the bank’s Interest Rate Derivative Back-Office Platform built around Summit, a software package from Finastra.

Key Responsibilities:
Build and change management

  • Analyse enhancement requests for the repo business and new products

  • Propose solutions in collaboration with Architects

  • Specifications, workload estimates, planning, test scenarios, release documentation

  • Coordinate user acceptance tests

  • Monthly releases, following the team’s milestones for analysis, coding and testing

  • Support the release roadmap in production

Incidents and requests management (business users and other IT teams)

  • Application support, level 3 (expert)

  • Troubleshoot and fix issues/bugs

Continuous improvement

  • Improve operational processes

  • Coach more junior team members as required

To succeed in this Business Analyst - Summit (12-month renewable contract) role, you must have minimum four years' experience in Summit.

Key Requirements:

  • Minimum of five years’ experience as a Summit business analyst on Summit back office

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • In-depth knowledge of Static Data, Workflows, Confirmations, Settlements, Messages/Swift messages, Positions, Accounting

  • Understanding of financial assets (Derivatives : IRS, CIRS…) and trade life cycle

  • Experience with regulatory reporting

  • Experience in interfacing SUMMIT with external systems

  • Good knowledge Microsoft Office (e.g. Excel/PowerPoint)

  • Strong analytical or troubleshooting skills

  • Hands-on experience in implementation projects

  • Agile track record

  • Experience in implementing NR scenarios

  • Readiness to do L3 Support if required

  • Readiness to do on-call rotation with team mates to cover night and week-end support

  • SQL knowledge

  • Strong perseverance and diligence towards attaining goals and effective time management

  • Ability to work well under pressure

  • Autonomous, self motivated and excellent team player

  • Self-starter and ambitious

Other professional skills and mindset

  • General banking and finance understanding and knowledge

  • Understanding of trade life cycle, financial products (e.g. IRD, Treasury, FX, Bonds, Credit)

  • Exposure to Capital Market FO/BO system (e.g. Kondor+, Summit, Murex)

  • Careful observance of standards and processes

  • Strong sense of confidentiality

Working hours

  • 9am – 6pm SGT

This is an excellent opportunity to join a leading global bank in Singapore.

If you are driven, determined and want to take the next step in your career, this Business Analyst - Summit (12-month renewable contract) role is right for you. Excellent career progression opportunities await the right person in this exciting role.