Senior Analyst Developer

Competitive | London | Permanent
Posted 24 days ago

Senior Analyst Developer - London

Currently working with a FTSE100 Financial Services client based in the very heart of London, we are seeking an experienced Senior Analyst Developer to work within their highly successful Solution Engineering team. This team is not only responsible but instrumental for the coordination and control of all technical delivery of technology solutions across the group portfolio. They are responsible for development and delivery standards to ensure fully integrated and consistent delivery of technology.

Job Duties
• The role will help deliver the system analysis for the entire division providing design and input into the delivery of technology systems (including data) for all management and operational platforms, to enable divisional confidence in the current and future life of their systems. They will innovate and generate ideas for all-encompassing strategy of a target state and work with a number of development teams (both in house and third party) spanning multiple technologies to ensure its eventual implementation.
• The role is accountable for embedding systems development standards across group.
• The role also has broad risk management knowledge gained within the financial services industry, coupled with a development background. The role helps deliver a number of projects in this space. The role projects cover ALM, Economic Capital as well as Credit and Market Risk Management. The Financial Engineer will be responsible for designing and implementing and testing pragmatic risk management solutions across the group.

Skills Required

• Degree level or equivalent, in a technical or numerate field

• Industry strength software development standards; continuous delivery
• Significant experience of data analysis in support of Data Warehouse, BI, Data Analytics and complex Data Migration solutions
• Ownership for the running and building of financial engineering work streams using software solutions, with experience of validation of results
• Provision of designs and assistance with the requirements gathering of risk management analytics functionality
• Proven ability to address and use initiative to deliver solutions to technical and business problems
• Proven experience in software or database systems development and/or support with experience of project life cycles and complex product installation, customisation and commissioning – as well as validation testing
• Ability to steer stakeholders to reshape business problems to solutions that can be solved with available technology
• Experience and understanding of economic capital calculation in a solvency II context
• Evidence of implementation of reporting models and tools, and derivation of new pricing / risk management algorithms

• Hands on use of Unix commands / file systems and shell scripting
• Software development experience and coding skills. VBA knowledge is mandatory. (Python, C or other languages are a benefit)
• Expert knowledge of software development in operational and model risk scenarios
• Capacity to estimate, manage own work and keep within plan
• Source control, issue management software (Perforce, Subversion, JIRA)

For more information about this role, please contact:

Hannah Lunn
01892 553 205

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