Functional Analyst - Global Platform Solutions

Employer: Wolters Kluwer Financial Services
Domain:
  • Banks - Financial Institutions
  • IT Software
  • Job type: full-time
    Job level: 1 - 5 years of experience
    Location:
  • Cluj Napoca
  • Updated at: 19.06.2018
    Short company description

    Whether complying with regulatory requirements or managing financial transactions, addressing a single key risk, or working toward a holistic enterprise risk management strategy, Wolters Kluwer Financial Services works with customers worldwide to help them successfully navigate regulatory complexity, optimize risk and financial performance, and manage data to support critical decisions.

    Wolters Kluwer Financial Services provides risk management, compliance, finance and audit solutions that help financial organizations improve efficiency and effectiveness across their enterprise.

    Wolters Kluwer Financial Services is part of Wolters Kluwer, a global leader in information services and solutions for professionals in the health, tax and accounting, risk and compliance, finance and legal sectors, headquartered in Alphen aan den Rijn, the Netherlands.

    Requirements

    Qualifications and Skillset

    Education
    -A solid academic background in economics, banking / finance / accounting, or strong affinity with those topics through prior relevant work experience.

    Essential
    -Solid knowledge of banking products, banking concepts
    -Relevant experience in the finance industry
    -Experience of working with financial software, particularly regarding banking and regulatory data warehouses or reporting solutions
    -Good knowledge of Microsoft tools (Excel)
    -Good understanding of how relational databases work and interested to become proficient in SQL
    -Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment
    -Responsible, methodical and organised
    -Logical proficiency
    -Fluent in English, written and oral

    Desirable

    -Knowledge of more complex banking products, the IFRS regulatory framework for financial institutions and its supervisory standards
    -Affinity with IT
    -Experience with relational databases and/or SQL
    -Experience with Agile/SCRUM development techniques

    Responsibilities

    In this role you will work on a wide variety of projects, analysing supervisory regulation and implementing these within our purpose built applications. You will be involved in the whole delivery chain: from functional conception of the software until its delivery to our worldwide customer base, including aftercare and implementation support. We deliver financial content through purpose built software so a strong affinity with or interest in information technology is a must.

    Your responsibilities:

    -Making detailed analysis of business requirements imposed by the regulators of various countries
    -Creating detailed functional design documentation for the software solution to be developed
    -Create and maintain relevant tests cases based on the specifications made and ensure the developed software meets the expected acceptance criteria
    -Following up regulator publications to detect changes / updates required for our applications

    Other info

    Knowledge of more complex banking products, the IFRS regulatory framework for financial institutions and its supervisory standards, is a clear bonus.