Manager, Banking Technology - Payments

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • EY.
  • 18 Jan 19

Manager, Banking Technology - Payments

With an unmatched reputation for industry insight, technical expertise and delivery excellence, EY is experiencing significant growth within its Performance Improvement financial services consulting practice. We are continuing to expand our payments advisory team and are looking to recruit individuals with the combined knowledge of payments systems and processes, banking, business and technology to join this team.
We have already attracted significant senior talent from both industry and consulting to drive the growth of this business, and are now looking to recruit a number of high calibre individuals at the Manager level.

Our Focus

The Advisory team provide high impact/high value consulting services to financial services clients. Our particular focus is operating as a preferred client side advisor, leveraging the experience of our people to provide the highest quality advisory across the following domains:

  • IT Strategy, including situation diagnostic, strategy formulation, due diligence, and merger/divestment
  • IT Effectiveness, including cost reduction, portfolio management, vendor/product selection/management
  • Enterprise Architecture, including assessment, design, tools and methods
  • Business Change, including target operating model design, process analysis, improvement and re-engineering
  • Implementation, including scope definition, requirements analysis, solution design, test assurance, migration advisory
  • Assurance, including programme health checks, QA reviews, programme management, design authority
  • Technical Architecture and Infrastructure, including assessment, design and delivery
We operate as a pan-European organisation, serving clients across retail banking, corporate banking, international banking, payments/cards, treasury/FX and wealth management. In addition, we also support those organisations that monitor the banking sector (e.g. central banks) or that provide the infrastructure that underpins it (e.g. payment schemes).

We have specific client facing propositions around:
  • Channels, including digital transformation and channel innovation
  • Customer Lifecycle, including insight, service, loyalty
  • Regulations, including PSDII, SEPA, ring-fencing
  • Payments, including alternative payments, separations and mergers, Payments re-platforming
  • Core Banking, including legacy rationalisation, portfolio separation (e.g., divestment, ring-fencing) and platform implementation
Our People

Our Advisory Banking team compromises individuals with backgrounds in the financial services industry, consulting, systems integration or leading banking technology solutions. They have the combination of both deep functional and technical expertise - they understand the business of banking, they have a track record in technology, and they possess the consulting skills to help clients with the most complex of business problems. As a team, they operate at senior levels within an organisation, and are called upon to help clients across Europe.

Your key responsibilities
As a Manager you will:
• Manage a diverse range of client assignments, usually as part of an on-site project team
• Manage on-site EY teams
• Develop thought leadership and build EY solutions and methods
• Identify opportunities for new business and support bid teams with proposals
• Develop strong trusted advisor relationships with our clients
• Support EY practice and people development through activities such as recruitment

If our focus is aligned to your career background and our people is a reflection of what you are like, we are keen to hear from you, especially if you have current or previous experience of:
  • Business consulting or IT advisory
  • Systems Integration
  • Banking, from an internal consulting, architecture or change delivery/business analysis function
  • Digital banking including defining, designing and delivering digital banking solutions.
  • Payments design, from an internal consulting, architecture or change delivery/business analysis function
  • Payments Application software (e.g. C2P, Dovetail, FDI, D&H, ACI, TSYS) from a pre-sales, architecture or internal consulting function
  • Core Banking Application software (e.g. Avaloq, ERI, C&W, Fidelity, Fiserv, Misys, Oracle, Temenos) from a pre-sales, architecture or internal consulting function
  • Demonstrated ability to manage a team of technology advisors focussing on projects for our banking clients
  • Experience of developing sales collateral such as proposal responses