Support Analyst (AMU / Trade Lifecycle Management Application)

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Bank of Singapore
  • 19 Apr 19

Support Analyst (AMU / Trade Lifecycle Management Application)

At Bank of Singapore, we are constantly on the lookout for exceptional individuals to join our team. We promote a culture of openness, teamwork and fairness. Most importantly, we invest in our people through our programmes that develop them on both professional and personal levels. Besides attractive remuneration packages, we offer non-financial benefits and opportunities to develop your potential within OCBC Group’s global network of subsidiaries and offices. If you have passion, drive and the will to succeed, rise to the challenge today!

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Start your career with Bank of Singapore as a Support Analyst (Trade Lifecycle Management Application) in the AMU (Channels, Digital & Products) Team ! !

Application Support is a technical leadership SME function within Run-the-Bank team and provides the delivery of Production Support services for relevant Private Banking applications for users in Asia Pacific. He/She has ultimate responsibility for production stability and continual service improvement.

The candidate is required to articulate/intelock with key business users, manage 3rd Party vendors, internal developers and relevant business stakeholders in a professional manner. In addition, the candidate will support the team leader to perform proper RCA for PB Applications Front-to-Back. He/She is expected to ensure proper resolution of production incidents (problem management and incident management) assigned to his/her and ensure problems are closely tracked and resolved in timely manner. Besides problem and incident resolution, he/she is responsible for responding to queries from the business users promptly, providing support on business batches that run daily and supporting the development team with development of changes.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for all aspects of application support activities which includes day-to-day business-as-usual support, software upgrades, change management & deployment for application implementations.
  • Ensure application management services are delivered within agreed SLA and KPI.
  • Accountable for compliance, risk remediation and IT governance for applications and staff
  • Build up both functional and technical application support competency to Level 2 & 3 capabilities via a structured Knowledge Management framework that encompasses continuous training & supported by a robust knowledge base
  • Proactively strive for improvements in system availability and stability to achieve maximum uptime for the various application systems
  • Work with the Technology Architecture team to ensure the system design cater to operational considerations right from the start so that technology operational risks can be minimized and the application data is appropriately structured & controlled within the business units.
  • Work with Project and QA / Test managers to ensure effectiveness and comprehensiveness of the various testing cycles including SIT, UAT, Performance/Stress Testing & Regression Testing to minimize the introduction of defects into the production environment.


Qualifications
Requirements:
  • Degree in an IT related discipline
  • Knowledge of Private Banking with basic understanding of financial products, product lifecycle and front to back trade flow. FX product knowledge would be highly preferred.
  • Working knowledge on Trading platform (MarginMan, ULLINK, FINIQ,) and Order Management Systems.
  • Competent team and organizational skills; and able to work confidently and collaboratively across functional teams
  • ITIL v3 Foundation certification is strongly preferred.
  • At least 10 years in Application Support and/or Production support environment. Ability to work under pressure, independently and systematic /analytical thinking are required.
  • Financial technology background experience (Private Banking and/or Investment Banking preferred)
  • Hands-on experience as Production/Application support specialist.
    • Track record of leading production support team with a focus on analysing and fixing issues/problems.
    • Track record in incident review, root cause analysis and experience in the use of root cause analysis and problem solving techniques and tools.