System Capacity Analyst - Global Market (European Investment Bank/ App. Support/ Business Analysis)

  • Negotiable
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Contract, Full time
  • Captiare Limited
  • 17 Jun 18 2018-06-17

Our client is a leading European bank that focusing on investment banking and securities brokerage services. To support its rapid business expansion in Asia, they are seeking for professionals as their Global Market System Capacity Analyst.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Capacity analysis on current production environment; what are limitations on current capacity limitations on the systems, analysis on business impact
  • Coordination across multiple IT teams in carrying out end to end analysis
  • Analysis on short and long term strategy
  • Latency analysis on current production environment; identify weaknesses, business impact, tactical and long term strategies
  • Explore and implement capacity and latency measurement into real time monitoring tools
  • Act as SPOC for Asia in driving global capacity and latency measurement initiatives

Application Support

  • Act as a single point of contact for client facing APS teams when facing users and global IT teams
  • Maintain effective communication to front office users (i.e sales, marketers, traders)
  • Manage and track production problems. Ensure efficient communication with global IT teams.
  • Plan and coordinate UAT environment conducting end to end analysis
  • Pro-actively manage the capacity of the production applications to accommodate trading volume growth
  • Provide feedback and propose solutions to manage performance, capacity and design issues
  • Compile comprehensive system and process documentation

Business Analysis

  • Organise and execute UAT, including:
    • documentation and business sign-off of the overall strategy
    • documentation and business sign-off of the test plan and scenarios
    • documentation and business sign-off of the test results
  • Monitor progress and submit regular report on the implementation of the project
  • identify and escalate major issues to management in a timely manner
  • Maintain a comprehensive understanding of the Front to Back trade workflow and operational processes and their systems and interfaces

 

REQUIREMENTS

  • Candidates must possess tertiary qualification, preferably majoring in IT or computer science, with minimum of 5 years of experience in financial sector with majority of which should have been gained within Capital Markets. Good Unix, database and network knowledge. Basic programming skills, e.g. VB and Java wll be a plus. Extensive understanding on the infrastructure
  • Must be experienced in providing multi-disciplined technical and functional support as part of a team, and have solid knowledge of F2B flows, different listed and OTC structured products
  • Strong analytical and functional knowledge in trading, pre-trade and/ or EQD risk exposure