Vice President, IT Business Analyst, System Planning & Coordination Team Vice President, IT Business Analyst, System  …

Mizuho Bank, Ltd
in Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 04 Jun 20
Mizuho Bank, Ltd
in Hong Kong, Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 04 Jun 20
The Systems Planning and Coordination Team is part of the Systems Planning and Development Section (SPD). SPD is responsible for overall system planning of Hong Kong office, EUC/RPA development, PoC for new system solution, and security control. System Planning and Coordination Team is mainly responsible for system planning and coordination with users for requirement gathering of system developments, UAT support and inquiry/trouble shooting, and also acting as a window to our Head Office in Tokyo and other related department for any system related matters.

Company Overview

Mizuho Bank, Limited has a long-term commitment to the Hong Kong market.  With a strong global connection and a workforce of over 600 staff in Hong Kong, Mizuho Bank, Limited, is able to help corporations in Hong Kong to expand their business worldwide.   Our clients comprise Japanese and non-Japanese corporations including PRC related ones, financial institutions, government and quasi-government organizations, etc. We provide a full spectrum of corporate banking services to our customers including syndication loans, treasury, transaction banking, financial advisory, project finance, merger and acquisition, leveraged finance, structured finance, etc.

Why Mizuho

At Mizuho, we provide the stability of an international industry leader with the career trajectory of a growing business. Our steady, strategic growth gives our people at all levels rewarding degrees of responsibility and a richer work experience than a boutique firm or an established giant could offer alone.

It’s the local expertise of our employees that makes our global network so powerful. By collaborating with colleagues and clients who have your same ambition and drive, you can amplify your sphere of influence and base of knowledge as part of one of the largest—and growing—banks in the world.

Role requirements

  • To gather business requirements to perform analysis and handle documentation;
  • To bridge business ends and IT teams in order to ensure business requirements well address business needs and validate technical solutions for fulfilling business needs;
  • To breakdown a business process workflow into user stories;
  • To drive and manage user testing exercises including User Acceptance Test (UAT) preparation (e.g. designing test scenarios, test plans and test cases) and perform pre-UAT quality check cycles;
  • To develop and manage Project Management Plan for revamping current EUC systems;
  • To coach and educate project members to uplift the effectiveness of project delivery.

Essential Functions

  • To act as a senior IT business analyst or project coordinator role to support the improvement of operational efficiency of the Bank;
  • To develop and manage project plans to support revamping existing EUC systems in a way to catch up with changing markers and latest financial technologies;
  • To understand user requirements to support the development of effective IT solutions for the Bank.


  • We are looking for an individual who is able to proactively initiate changes and improvements for higher productivity/performance;
  • The individual should be able to propose team strategies and practical action plans for the Team/Section;
  • Nurtures the performance and potential of juniors by providing regular feedback/guidance.

Work experience, education and skills

  • Bachelor’s degree, preferably IT related discipline;
  • 5 years' experience in business analysis with project management exposure in banking industry;
  • Experience in business analysis with project management exposure for big and long-term IT projects in banking industry;
  • Experience or sound knowledge in SWIFT, RTGS, FPS and/or Remittance and Trade services are highly preferred;
  • Professional certification in Business Analyst and/or project management (PMP, PRINCE2, COBIT, ITIL, etc.) is preferable;
  • Experience on systems analysis, programming and report development (Excel or Business Intelligence tools);
  • Fluent English and Cantonese is required; Japanese speaking is a bonus;
  • Good communication, analytical, presentation and negotiation skills;
  • Good working attitude with adequate interpersonal skills;
  • Ability to work independently in highly-pressured and timeline-driven environment;
  • Familiar with Microsoft products.


Please indicate your current salary, expected salary and notice period on the CV for the application.


Mizuho Bank, Limited

Mizuho Bank Limited is an integral part of the Japan-based Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: MFG). The Mizuho group is a global financial services leader with offices in nearly 40 countries, approximately 60,000 employees, and assets of more than USD 1.8 trillion. Mizuho provides expertise in retail banking, corporate finance, investment banking, asset management, capital markets, and sales and trading, to help businesses develop and find new opportunities for growth. To learn more:

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