As the Engineer of the Operations & Settlements Competency, the role holder works hand in hand with the Solution leads, business users, Operation users, internal IT team members and other stakeholders The candidate must have strong Technology and architecture background as well as hands on experience. He/ she will need to build strong relationships and partnerships with all stakeholders in order to deliver the technology solutions. Our order management and product execution systems enable BOS trading desks and relationship managers to serve their clients on all asset classes trading and investment needs. The product range covers from basic banking products such as cash equity, FX, loans and deposit, IPO to complex FX and Equity structured products and derivatives. The role provides the challenges as well as opportunities for the computing professional to gain valuable financial product knowledge. Responsibilities
Support Business Analyst (BA) in the engagement with business stakeholders to highlight any technical and implementation constraints throughout the project, especially during requirements gathering and analysis phases.
Support BA during the creation of Functional Specifications Document (FSD) to ensure alignment to the Bank's IT strategy and aptness to the target IT landscape, including assessment of any downstream impact due to changes introduced.
Lead in the preparation IT Solutions Review Deck and Technical Design Specifications (TSD); or perform reviews of such deliverables from vendors. Attain or support developers to acceptance of these deliverables from the relevant project stakeholders.
Exercise close supervision during the development of the system to ensure adherence to design and technical specifications; and perform code reviews to ensure alignment to best practices and coding standards; and to the necessary procedures for source code management.
Collaborate or support developers in the collaboration with backend system teams for the implementation of system interfaces or changes to existing interfaces, including any changed required within the backend systems.
Lead in the provisions of clarifications to development teams during the implementation phase of the project for queries pertaining to the TSD or FSD. Where necessary, re-engage BE to revise requirements and/or for the acceptance of alternative solutions, due to design or implementation constraints encountered.
Advice Quality Assurance team on systems impacted by changes and the extent of such changes in the support of establishing the necessary test scope; and provide clarifications to any queries during the System Integration Testing (SIT) phase to the Quality Assurance team.
Lead in the setup of the necessary testing environments and support Test Manager to ensure these environments are stable to minimize disruptions and downtime during testing cycles.
Provide guidance and leadership to the development team in the rectification of defects by supporting them to identify root cause and propose solutions to fix issues.
Degree in an IT related discipline.
Financial technology background experience (Wealth Management, Investment Management, Asset Management, Investment Banking preferred) with strong development experience including past software development role as well as previous experience in the integration of vendor solutions.
5 to 10 years hands-on experience in a T24 production support and / or environment as a technical consultant or lead role. Solid experience in T24 design and development.
In-depth knowledge of customization of T24 environments. Thorough understanding of T24 application and all system administration tasks involved in maintaining a T24 environment. This should include knowledge of OFS batch routines and jBase administration, some technical exposure to TCS/TCC Connectors, TOCF, OFS and OFXML messages, data extraction, integration, T24 Tables, upgrading and installing new releases and patch installations.
Ability to introduce inexperienced Temenos developers to customization and guide them in daily development.