IT Applications Support Specialist, Investment Support Unit

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • United Overseas Bank
  • 23 Sep 16

IT Applications Support Specialist, Investment Support Unit


We are looking to hire a candidate with database management and IT programming skills and experience to maintain the firm's key investment database infrastructure, develop and support investment decision making tools used by the Investment Management (IM) teams.

Responsibilities:

  • Maintenance and administration of database servers used by ISU and IM teams
  • Oversee production of fundamental and quantitative analysis undertaken by ISU
  • Develop user friendly and automated tools to be used by IM units in investment decision making
  • Document all aspects of database and model setup, including methodologies, definitions and approaches adopted

Requirements:
  • Expertise in programming skills and related tools (including Visual Basic, SQL Server, Access, Excel, C#).
  • Good knowledge of financial market data and analysis.
  • Good understanding of various asset class terminologies related to fixed income and equity instruments.
  • CFA Level I and understanding of project management workflow would be an advantage.
  • 5-7 years of related working experience in the areas stated above.
  • Positive attitude, strong communication skills, and the ability to work collaboratively with various user groups