Senior Associate / Associate, Business Analyst (Risk Infrastructure), Risk Management Group

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • DBS Bank Limited
  • 21 Sep 16

Looking for Business Analyst with at least 3 - 5 years of market risk experience to analyse, design and translate business requirements into system solutions

DBS is a leading financial services group in Asia, with over 280 branches across 18 markets. Headquartered and listed in Singapore, DBS has a growing presence in the three key Asian axes of growth: Greater China, Southeast Asia and South Asia. The bank's capital position, as well as "AA-" and "Aa1" credit ratings, is among the highest in Asia-Pacific. DBS has been recognised for its leadership in the region, having been named “Asia’s Best Bank” by The Banker, a member of the Financial Times group, and “Best Bank in Asia-Pacific” by Global Finance. The bank has also been named “Safest Bank in Asia” by Global Finance for seven consecutive years from 2009 to 2015.

Business Function 


Risk Management Group works closely with our business partners to manage the bank’s risk exposure by balancing its objective to maximise returns against an acceptable risk profile. We partner with origination teams to provide financing, investments and hedging opportunities to our customers. To manage risk effectively and run a successful business, we invest significantly in our people and infrastructure. 


  • Undertake the business analyst role for Market Risk System 

  • Gather, collate and analyse users’ requirements from market risk users and provide clear business requirements specifications for enhancements to Market Risk Systems

  • Perform impact analysis of enhancement requests on existing processes

  • Review system solutions are robust and adequate to address business requests 

  • Work with users to devise comprehensive test plans (including test scenarios and test cases) to test IT deliverables

  • Assist users to perform User Acceptance Testing, Regression Testing, Simulation Testing and Live Verifications to ensure system deliveries meet requirements objectives

  • Provide support to queries from business users and manage production issues pertaining to Market Risk System with IT partners


  • Degree in Banking, Financial Engineering, Computer Science or other related quantitative discipline field

  • 3-5 years’ relevant experience in business analysis role 

  • Prior experience in managing and implementing Market Risk Systems is essential 

  • Good understanding of market risk system architecture and technology 

  • Good working knowledge of Murex, Front Arena and MRA is an advantage

  • Knowledge and prior experience in Treasury and Markets Products such as FX, MM, Derivatives and Securities

  • Knowledge of credit risk of treasury products and MLC system is good to have

  • Prior business analysis experience of interfacing between IT Teams and end Users, and translating / documenting business requirements into documents that can be used by IT Teams for development of systems solutions 

  • Strong inter-personal, communication, presentation, analytical and problem solving skills 

  • Meticulous and able to work under pressure


Apply Now 

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package and the professional advantages of a dynamic environment that supports your development and recognises your achievements.