Fircosoft Required - Business Analyst

  • HKD30000 - HKD60000 per month
  • Hong Kong
  • Temporary, Full time
  • Robert Walters Hong Kong
  • 06 Feb 18 2018-02-06

The role is under a global leading financial institute. This is a global project in Sanctions and payment, and require experience in Fircosoft software. The project is funded by global head office and the role report directly to global office. Candidate with at least 4 years of experience is welcomed to apply. This is a 12 months contract directly with the bank with conversion opportunity to permanent role.


  • Undertake analysis and development role in support of sanctions screening requirements
  • Ensure business impacts of changes are understood
  • Develop and test solutions in relation to sanction screening and filter management
  • Operate within a peer review environment to ensure the quality of deliverable
  • Seeks opportunities to re-engineer and improve business processes
  • Help the business to define the right requirements, challenging their assumptions and preconceptions to get to the underlying business problems and opportunities
  • Work with the business subject matter experts to understand the business problem provided in the business requirements
  • Perform regular and ad-hoc tasks as they arise
  • Provide regular quantitative updates to all stakeholders on test execution and progress
  • Work closely with the project manager to ensure progress on testing is clearly understood and work collaboratively to address any issues or potential delays
  • Contribute to the development of filter management and testing model with appropriate, controls and metrics in place
  • Work with the project managers, business analysts and other test team members to ensure testing runs as effectively as possible, with priorities being successfully managed
  • Maintain rigorous standards around filter management and test case documentation
  • Ensure requirements are understood, aligned and delivered as per minimum standards defined under target operating model and as per delivery pipeline
  • Ensure no delivery timescales are missed and are delivered in line with the initial delivery proposal, subject to testing defects
  • Summaries of the results of filter management and testing to be presented to the team as required
  • Proactively identifying any gaps and proposing new tests where necessary


  • University graduate with significant banking experience
  • Fircosoft experience is a must
  • International sanctions concepts would be beneficial
  • Good understanding of payments, securities and trade messages
  • Strong analytic skills and an attention to detail
  • Investigative mind-set and a passion for excellence to both doing the right thing and doing things right
  • Able to work as part of a wider cross geography team and independently under minimal supervision
  • Effective communicator, team player and team leader