Our client, one of the leading investment banks in Hong Kong, is urgently looking to hire a strong candidate to join their Production Support team responsible for looking after and supporting their middle-to-back office systems; as well as Business Analysis as they look to execute and deliver more projects within the organisation.
Excellent opportunity, exposure and career growth.
Application production support covering Operations, Compliance, Finance, Risk and the Middle Office.
Work closely with users to ensure issues are resolved in a timely manner and that corrective actions are taken to help maintain high performance/availability of the production environment.
Work closely with application development, infrastructure and vendor teams for systems implementation, release and deployment.
Work closely with end users and the business to review, analyse, evaluate business systems and gather user requirements for BAU enhancements or projects.
Liaise with solution vendors and internal stakeholders to perform detailed solution design, and produce project documentation (eg: business requirements documentation and functional specifications); present to management for stakeholder review and sign-off.
Define and execute the implementation plan (up to solution delivery).
Work with QA colleagues to define and execute the test strategy, test plan and sign-off process.
Bachelor's degree in IT, Computer Science, Engineering, or related.
At least 6 to 8+ years' of experience in Application Support covering Cash Equities Settlements systems and hands-on Business Analyst experience with a Bank or Financial Institution.
Hands-on support using Oracle, MSSQL, Unix / Linux / Solaris, Windows Shell scripting and/or Excel Macros.
Settlements systems experience (Omgeo CTM, Sun Accounting system, Bloomberg TOMS, etc.) and market regulatory requirements (HKEX HKIDR, HKMA HKTR, SFC OTCR static data solutions) a definite advantage.
Understanding or experience in IT infrastructure setup (server or network) is a plus.
Understanding or experience in cloud computing and cybersecurity is a plus.
Project Management (validating resource requirements, project planning, etc.) and PMP-related certifications is a plus
Excellent written and communication skills in English. Additional expertise in Cantonese is a definite advantage.