We are looking for highly motivated individual to join our Product Management Team as a Senior Business System Analyst to reinforce the team.
We expect a solid knowledge of banking concepts and finance topics in general through your academic background and / or through relevant work experience.
Knowledge of complex banking products, the IFRS regulatory framework for financial institutions and its supervisory standards, is a clear bonus.
In this role you will work with the data product manager managing requirements towards a data integration strategy of the data layers used by our world-wide customer base, mostly banks, as the platform to run our Finance, Risk and Regulatory Solutions across the globe.
Affinity with data management and information technology is an advantage. It is important that you are able to execute on the product vision, making sure that the financial instrument and process requirements expectations are met within the product releases.
You are expected to spend time interacting with internal stakeholders including the wider Product management teams, Professional Services, Sales team as well as Development organizations.
There will be also market and client interaction required on multiple levels. The role will be based in our offices in Ghent (BE) or Cluj (RO).
Key Individual Responsibilities : Banking SPOC : Will act as an expert that knows what financial instruments are and what is required to map these instruments through the Finance, risk and Reporting data flows.
Data layers : As a functional analyst working within the scrum team, you will help further develop our models and translations between different vocabularies of Finance, risk and Reporting.
Data Model Committee : Being champion and representing functional knowledge within the development of the different data attributes and vocabulary translations.
Data Management : Together with the product manager data layer execute on the data management strategy and help to give guidance on the different areas of data management.
by initiating market research; by creating and supporting the business case; Develop and maintains expert knowledge of the product, services and markets including features, benefits, intended use and competitive position by maintaining an expert knowledge of industry standards, methodologies, processes, and best practices.
Qualifications and Skillset : Education : Master / Bachelor Degree in Economics or Finance Product management experience and or Project management experience.
Ideally within software development companies servicing the financial industry or a Bank. Knowledge about financial instruments and having an affinity with regulations.
Knowledge within BCBS, CRR and CRD is a plus. Additional knowledge within Financial Risk Management, Regulatory Reporting and Finance is a plus.
Understanding of project delivery and acceptance processes ideally under the agile development methodologies Experience with Data management and Data integration (for ERP platforms) is a plus.
Innovation minded and thinking out of the box is a must. Ability to work independently and proactive. Proven ability to work creatively and analytically in a problem-solving environment Good English speaking and writing skills Effective communicator at all levels able to work with and influence multiple stakeholders across different departments Team player, and able to work on own initiative.
Assertive and results driven Flexible to travel but overall limited.