Senior Technical Business Analyst/Functional Consultant (Credit & Market Risk)

  • Competitive
  • Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
  • Permanent, Full time
  • FIS Global
  • 21 Apr 19

Senior Technical Business Analyst/Functional Consultant (Credit & Market Risk)

About the team:

The Adaptiv Professional Services Asia (Adaptiv APAC) team is responsible for the implementation, configuration and upgrade of FIS' Adaptiv Risk software suite for Credit Risk, Market Risk and Analytics for Wholesale financial institutions within the Asia Pacific region.

The mission of the Adaptiv APAC team is to implement and customize FIS solutions for clients in the most efficient way possible, meeting their requirements and timescales, with minimal execution risk, by utilising the knowledge and experience gained over many years in both project and business best practice.

The solutions are global enterprise solutions servicing real-time trading and as such, performance optimisation is key.

What you will be doing:

The Adaptiv Senior Consultant (Functional) will provide professional services to FIS customers using the Adaptiv Risk software suite including but not limited to:

  • Leading requirements capture
  • Detailed design
  • Implementation
  • Project team leadership
  • Formal support and release management
  • Team mentoring
  • Creation and enforcement of best practices

What you bring:
  • Strong experience in Capital Markets space with focus on Front and Middle Office/Risk Management practices and concepts
  • A strong understanding of Financial Markets instruments both listed and Over the Counter (OTC)
  • Experience in subsets of multiple asset classes
  • 5+ years' experience consulting on implementation projects in the financial technology space
  • Strong analytical and numerical skills
  • Excellent English written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong Microsoft Office skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and presentation skills
  • Quick learner with the ability to work independently
  • Software programming ability (e.g. Delphi, C#, TSQL, .NET, HTML5)

Added bonus if you have:
  • Financial engineering experience
  • Business knowledge in Credit & Market Risk with exposure to modern Analytics
  • Experience in the implementation or development of enterprise financial software package solutions
  • Project management experience including forecasts, time estimates and reporting
  • Server operating system skills (Microsoft, UNIX), Windows IIS

What we can offer you:
  • Challenge and grow your experience in Capital Markets products and operations by working on large scale projects for top-tier clients
  • Be trained specifically on FIS' Adaptiv suite of products covering Risk and Analytics
  • Gain responsibilities in a demanding client-facing role with top tier actors of the financial sector
  • Gain international exposure within FIS Global, a Fortune-500 global firm