As one of the world's largest independent financial advisory groups, we know that it takes a distinct perspective to make a meaningful difference to our clients’ business and wealth. Rothschild & Co is a global and family-controlled group. We provide M&A, strategy and financing advice, as well as investment and wealth management solutions to large institutions, families, individuals and governments, worldwide.
Having been at the centre of the world's financial markets for more than 200 years we can rely on an unrivalled global network of more than 3,800 talented employees and a track-record of outstanding execution with 50 offices around the world.
Our integrated global network of trusted professionals and decision makers around the world provide in-depth market intelligence, meaning we can be closer to current issues than any other global financial institution in our core markets.
It is this scale, local knowledge and intellectual capital that allow us to provide a distinct perspective and effective long-term solutions for our partners.
Overview of Role
The Client Management Team needs a strong and analytical person to manage the Business Applications of the Bank. The Client Management Team is responsible for an extensive portfolio of applications:
CIS (Client Information System, .NET framework) covering the Client opening process, Client data management and maintenance
Atlas, the CRM and Advisory tool (Finantix / Java platform)
Pythagoras (Worldcheck data)
Gemini, Ticketing and workflow tool
Rothschild & Co Private Wealth eBanking (Avaloq Front Platform)
Interfaces to our core Banking system Avaloq and other CRM systems within the Rothschild & Co Group
As a member of a team with 2 Business Analysts and 2 .Net developers, it is important the candidate shows flexibility, proactivity and responsibility. The team continues to enhance and develop those applications, internally or with our external providers.
The candidate will take responsibilities of some of certain applications as Business Analyst and continues to support, develop and enhance those applications through change requests and projects requests. The candidate will closely collaborate with the Business, stakeholders and third-party software providers.
Projects are on the roadmap to increase the applications further in the area of process digitalization and enhancements of user experiences / GUI.
Business analysis - Bring a structured and methodical approach to analysing and visualising complex Business requirements for internal or external development and translating these into clear and precise requirements documentation.
Application development - Support development of the applications and interfaces with our different IT providers. Implementation of system enhancements using the .Net infrastructure and knowledge in other web development environments (Java, J2EE) would be also very beneficial.
Application Support - Support Business users to ensure they make best use of their systems.
Problem Management - Assist in continual improvement of systems through careful analysis of issues and their causes.
Projects – Participate in and/or manage projects delivery in cooperation within the IT- and Business teams.
Education and Qualifications
Academic University degree (Master level)
3-5 years' experience in IT Business Analysis and/or application development
Ability to understand the business processes
Experience in Financial Industry are beneficial
Good understanding of IT Infrastructure and its importance to the effective running of Business Applications
Experience, Skills and Competencies Required
Experience as IT Business Analyst (functional specifications, documentation and testing)
Understanding of application design and database design
Beneficial qualifications are experiences about:
Object-oriented programming and design
Full stack development experience
WCF (Windows Communication Foundation)
Microsoft SQL Server 2008+
Angular 2 +
Mobile, iPad application development
Strong team player with an ability to establish and maintain a high level of trust and confidence amongst peers and colleagues
Excellent written and spoken communication skills
Practical experience in requirements and/or test management and change management
Problem solving skills, able to gather and analyse complex information and present back incisive analysis and options going forward
Project delivery and project management skills
Solution oriented personality with the ability to design and implement efficient processes supported electronic workflows and modern IT applications capabilities
Resourceful, self-motivated and decisive with decision making capability
Flexible individual willing to get involved where required and keen to face new challenges
Strong Service Delivery mentality with real attention to quality and excellence in all areas
Fluent in English (written and spoken). German language skills are beneficial
If you are curious to learn more about us and have valuable experiences in a similar role, then please submit your CV and Cover Letter through our recruitment tool.