IT Business Analyst – SWIFT

  • Competitve
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Trevose Partners Limited
  • 14 Sep 16

An excellent opportunity has arisen at a Global Investment Bank who are looking to add a Technical Business Analyst to their System Development team for an interesting SWIFT implementation project.

The permanent position reports to a PM, and you will be responsible for working on the application that handles the majority of the Financial Messaging with all corresponding banks.

The chosen candidate will need to maintain a high standard of communication with key stakeholders across multiple business lines, and work to tight deadlines.

Key responsibilities:

  • Communication with both the business and technology teams.
  • Gathering business requirements to ensure the system design including the resilience, robustness and reconciliation to meet with business needs and adherence to company standards and policies, which include regulatory requirements.
  • Contributing to preparation of project cost and timeline estimates
  • Responsible for preparing and setting up environment configuration in the test Messaging system.
  • Perform Systems Integration Testing and manage other testing streams and implementations by closely working with business users and related interfacing project teams
  • Provide support for implementations ensuring timely resolution of production issues arising during “warranty period”


  • A degree holder or equivalent, with solid IT experience in financial industry, preferably banking sector
  • Experience in SWIFT Financial messaging
  • Good grasp of technology and operations
  • Good experience in Microsoft Windows, Unix & Tandem operating systems
  • Strong working experience in HP Non-Stop platform preferred
  • Strong design, problem solving and analytical skills
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills with a keen awareness of cultural differences
  • Confident and self-motivated, with an ability to get things done
  • A team player who enjoys working with people on all levels as well as being able to work independently