AVP, SENIOR IT ANALYST (TRADE TRANSACTION SYSTEM)

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Swisslinx
  • 22 Nov 17 2017-11-22

AVP, SENIOR IT ANALYST (TRADE TRANSACTION SYSTEM)

Our client is one of the world's largest global investor, managing a portfolio of over US$ 100 billion of assets over 40 countries. The portfolio managed spans across core asset classes such as developed market equities, emerging market equities, nominal bonds and cash, inflation-linked bonds, private equity and real estate. The Company has a global presence in over 10 cities, supported by a headcount of 1,400 talented permanent and contractual employees. Due to business growth, they are inviting a system / software developer with experience in investment book of records domain, covering transactions and positions data within investment and banking environment to join them in their Singapore office.

Accountabilities:

- Work closely with business users to understand business needs and establish self as subject matter expert/ partners.
- Analyze requirements holistically and design robust and scalable solutions that also take operational considerations into account.
- Provide technical leadership and guidance to team members and vendors.
- Assist in the project scoping, planning and coordinating between internal resources and third parties/vendors for project execution.
- Improve team process for better efficiency and effectiveness.
- Provide day-to-day operational support and advisory to business users

Experience & Technical Skills:

- Possess 5 - 8 years of relevant working experience in system / software development in investment and banking environment, preferably in market and index data management
- Experienced with the SDLC implementation methodology (SDLC) knowledge and experience in agile methodologies like Scrum and Kanban will be advantageous
- Exposure and knowledge in microservices implementations using technologies like Docker and Spring Cloud
- Exposure and knowledge in Open Data protocol implementations using technologies like Apache Olingo, JPA
- Exposure and knowledge in UI programming - HTML, CSS, bootstrap, Javascript and modern frameworks (angular.js, react.js, node.js) Experienced with data modelling / design / architecture and data integration tool like Informatica
- Rapid prototyping skills to quickly translate ideas into solutions
- Strong in Java, Weblogic, and PL/SQL programming
- Knowledge of Microsoft .NET is advantageous

Qualifications:

Bachelor/Master degree(s) in Information Technology / Computer Science or relevant Engineering discipline with exceptional grades from reputable academic institution.

Behavioural & Leadership Traits:

-Excellent analytical skills
-Meticulous, self-directed and independent
-Strong communication skills to articulate thought process
-Good team player in a fast paced environment

Languages:

Business fluency in both written and verbal English