Global Transaction Banking - Technology Business Analyst - Associate

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Deutsche Bank APAC
  • 21 Apr 19

Global Transaction Banking - Technology Business Analyst - Associate


Our technology teams are responsible for the bank's entire information technology infrastructure. They develop and maintain the software required to support the bank's business. The teams work closely with the businesses and other infrastructure units to modernise the bank's IT systems to reduce complexity, risk and enable business growth.

With award-winning mobile banking apps and trading systems, our technology helps Deutsche Bank deliver high-quality products to clients. We make sure that the phones and computers work and that emails are delivered – but we also develop solutions that help our people share their knowledge, expertise and passion for our business.

Deutsche Bank sees itself as a technology-driven company that can gain market share with new, cutting-edge ideas. The ambition is to be a leader in the area of digitalisation.
We are making investments into digital technology across all businesses to enhance the client experience, harness the power of data, and strengthen efficiency and controls by increasing automation. We are also collaborating with external partners such as start-ups, FinTechs, and technology specialists worldwide to discover and implement innovative solutions for our clients.

Deutsche Bank has become one of the first financial institutions to establish a professional research and development department, including capabilities such as four innovation labs and the digital factory in Frankfurt.
Join us here, and you'll constantly be looking ahead. We'll look to you to capitalise on new technological trends that can reshape our business and deliver value for our clients, whilst still meeting the demands of customers, regulators and the markets.

Position Overview

The sub-ledger platform – IDMS – has been rolled out in 14 countries and 38 locations and across various businesses, primarily GTB. We are committed to being the best financial service provider, balancing passion with precision to deliver superior solutions for our clients. Effective Continuous Improvement (CI) of platform is essential to both the business currently using IDMS and future platforms. This role focuses on deciphering and finalizing Business and Functional Requirements from the Market requirements documentation and acts as the interface between Business and solution providers for all aspects of agreed requirements / solutions.


  • Prepare the Business Requirements document, working closely with the Demand Manager and the relevant BPMs. Ability to analyze the Market Requirement Document along with the BPMs and Demand manager.
  • Prepare/Review Solution / Functional requirement specifications, working closely with Delivery manager, Application Owners / Solution Architects in solution requirement & solution maintenance areas.
  • Communicate the proposed requirement specifications with all stakeholders including interface partners & GTP to deliver the requirements effectively till the implementation phase within the agreed timeliness & cost.
  • Support testing on behalf users, operations and testing teams including reviewing test plan, test cases and test scenarios and when required support testing with interface partners.
  • Working alongside CTB project deliveries including the appointed vendor, to ensure a smooth transition into BAU support model after project go-Lives.
  • Maintaining a good relationship with the key business representatives identified for each enhancement / project.
  • Where applicable provide other relevant support as required by delivery manager like financial forecasting, financial allocation key computations and source code review.
  • Working closely with developers to resolve functional issues from User Acceptance Testing (UAT) in formulating solutions to various functional / technical issues.
  • Support Application management area (Application Owner and L3 team) for functional area trouble shooting and resolution to reported bugs on the application.
  • Coordinate with all stakeholders (interface partners, GTP, Operations etc.) to ensure the changes are verified after deployment in production.
  • Quality check of requirement specifications, high/low level design, test plan e.g. test cases & test scenarios and source code review performed by offshore delivery team

Experience | Exposure (Recommended):
  • Minimum 4 years of experience in software development project especially working experience with business requirement and detailing the solution into functional System Requirement Specifications.
  • Proven track record in delivery of functional & technical solution / requirements
  • Strong Analytical skills and organized with strong awareness of risk controls
  • Good written / spoken communication
  • Good interpersonal and problem solving skills
  • Basic accounting knowledge or sub ledgers and how they operate
  • Strong Demand Deposit Account (DDA) & Payment product knowledge
  • Ability to learn and adapt to complex state of the art of DDA processing system.
  • Used to working to tight deadlines and flagging potential problems at an early stage
  • Proficient in understanding of technical aspects including Spring, Springboot, Openshift, YAML, API development, Cobol, Linux Operating System, middleware e.g. MQ Websphere and Oracle.

Deutsche Bank offers a challenging and rewarding career where your contribution is valued and rewarded. We have an inclusive and friendly working environment coupled with excellent facilities and benefits.

Deutsche Bank is an equal opportunity employer who seeks to recruit and appoint the best available person for a job regardless of marital status, sex (including pregnancy), age, religion, belief, race, nationality and ethnic or national origin, colour, sexual orientation or disability.

Deutsche Bank does not accept unsolicited curriculum vitae from third party vendors.