Senior Project Manager - Investment Bank (London) A leading Investment Bank is currently seeking a Project Manager to join their Technology Delivery team in the city of London, leading and managing multiple projects across the organisation. This position will be working on application development projects that are in-flight, so therefore this individual needs to be a strong Project Manager with the ability to pick up existing projects, quickly develop relationships with the key stakeholders and apply good project management disciplines to the projects. The Project Manager must ensure the Project Plan is being followed throughout the lifecycle, with the ability to provide regular updates as to the status of projects they are leading, making sure they are meeting budget/ deadlines on time. Requirements: PM to drive delivery of various projects, initially regulatory in nature 7 -10 years project management experience minimum Senior Stakeholder Management Excellent communications skills Strong RAID management Full Life-cycle management Agile development experience Qualifications preferred: MSP, Prince II, Agile, Change Management Ability to hone in on key issues & risks and manage / lead effectively Financial Services / Banking experience favourable, but not essential
Application Support Analyst - Investment Bank (initial 6 month contract) A Global Investment Bank is currently seeking an Application Support Analyst to help support their Transaction Banking/ Payment Processing systems. This person will own and manage incidents through to resolution, conducting the initial root cause analysis, following incident resolution of the problem management process. Other key tasks will include System Maintenance, System Administration, Problem Management, as well as conducting System Performance reviews. Key Skills: Preferably experience of supporting Transaction Banking / Payment Processing systems but must come from a Financial Services background. Administration of one or more of IIS, Sharepoint, Oracle, SQL Server, IBM Websphere MQ and IBM Websphere Application Server. Previous experience of supporting Windows O/S Experience of supporting and maintaining scripts.
Front Office Application Support - Leading Hedge Fund (London) A leading Hedge who have a very strong reputation in the market, extremely stable, whilst also continuing to grow are currently seeking a strong Front Office Application Support Analyst to join their team. The manager is looking for a dynamic individual who has a strong technical background ideally across Unix/ Linux, SQL with some coding experience (flexible on this around C++, C#, Java, Python), who is keen to grow and develop within the team. There would also be the opportunity to get involved in some basic development tasks (ie fixing code, creating basic code) and improve their technical skill set in this area if the candidate wishes to do so with the help of the manager and the Strategic Development team they have in London. They have a global support team which they are looking to grow with a further hire in London (currently three at the moment) with resources in Asia whilst they are looking to hire someone in the US. From a business knowledge perspective they are ideally looking for Interest Rate Derivatives/ Fixed Income knowledge but would look at someone from other backgrounds such as Equities or FX who have the willingness and aptitude to pick up new business areas. Please note that this hire will be specifically made to help support the traders (across Fixed Income/ Equities/ FX) in the London office who are trading US hours so the hours this person would be working would be between 2-10pm Monday to Friday. Please also note that the manager is considering both permenant and contract individuals for the position.
Sitting within Infrastructure Services of this Invetsment Bank, this person will be responsible for the ServiceNow platform, including the development, maintenance and support of the product as well providing incident and problem resolutions. As such they do seek a candidate who is ServiceNow Certified with prior industry experience of planning, developing, deploying and upgrading the ServiceNow product including knowledge of a full project lifecycle. Primary responsibilities would include: · Support the day to day management of the ServiceNow tool. · Support the coordination of all requests for Service Now development · Provide support in engaging with the relevant process owners to ensure a smooth transition of all future process automations.
A completely greenfield banking eFX global programme - build out of London and rolled out globally, requires a Senior eFX Business Analyst. Work with the eFX Teams in London and to gather, collate and document business requirements, with an emphasis on good communication skills Design and document functional requirements with particular focus given to reliability, high availability and recoverability in all cases Collaborate and help define the technical requirements considering design and manage testing cycles Project Manage where appropriate, with reporting to senior business and technology managers Manage communication across global teams to gather, share and agree requirements, and manage issues where appropriate Support business focus including, but are not limited to- Credit checking, Global risk management transfer and associated back-to-back trade booking, Manual trader intervention for quoting Hedging of local currency risk/risk transfer, Global Messaging Infrastructure Has proven project management skills with knowledge of own organisation’s policy framework, management structures and reporting procedures for all aspects of the software development environment and related activities Demonstrates an understanding of current developments in the application of Information Systems and is able to assimilate and interpret advice from specialists - technical or otherwise Please apply here or send a CV directly to firstname.lastname@example.org
Linux Engineer (Redhat) - Banking - £650pdAre you an experienced Linux Engineer (Redhat) with Automation skills and an interest in Cloud? Our client is looking to add to their Infrastructure Engineering team with an experienced Redhat Engineer, ideally someone who is also keen to join them on their journey with AWS.You'll be responsible for working closely with front office application development teamsAutomation and improvement of on-prem solutionsSupporting the technical delivery of cloud transformation projects (involving system design, build, deployment and migration)Participating in operational support of applications once transitioned into the cloud and implementing automation across the capital markets appsSkills required:Previous experience within Linux operations and engineering capacity, preferably within a large global organisationA proven track record of improving the performance, reliability and stability of Linux environments including a propensity to automateDemonstrated experience with Cloud and Cloud Service Broker deploymentsA good understanding of Linux environments operating on both virtual and physical platformsDeep knowledge to facilitate efficient identification and remediation of operational issuesRedhat certificationPlayed a significant role in the roll out of a large operational/engineering/migration projectDemonstrated experience in documenting environment build patterns for standard and repeatable deploymentsExposure to DevOps working methodologies and AGILE deliveryExperience with automation and orchestration and scripting tools (e.g. Puppet, Ansible, CFEngine, vCAC)Demonstrated experience with design and build of Highly Available ArchitecturesDetailed knowledge of TCP networking and associated protocolsSend a CV for more information
Cyber Technology Architect - Investment BankA Bank in the City of London is currently seeking a Cyber Technology Architect to join its EMEA Technology team.The Cyber Architect will iInterprete cybersecurity relevant regulatory and other requirements or best practices and translate these to business aligned cybersecurity requirements. This person will also architect, design and implement cyber technology products and deliver technical solutions across the cyber security platform.The Cyber Architect will also provide recommendations on security best practises for cross portfolio projects. Requirements:Experienec in security architecture, review and designExperience in implementation of cyber products in large complex environments.Experience in implementing cloud security architecture.Experience in carrying out IT Security review (technical) of new products/solutions.Demonstrable proficiency in a wide range of information IT security technologies and embedded security; at the minimum knowledge must cover key cybersecurity domains such as Identity and Access Management, Vulnerability Management
Liquidity Risk Business Analyst - BankingA Bank in the City of London is currently seeking a Liquidty Risk Business Analyst to work within their Technology Cross Functional Team.The Business Analyst will work closely with the business users to compile requirements, formulate testing strategies/plans, undertake system and integration testing and assist developers in understanding the business aspects of the solutions being put in place. There is a specific requirement for a Business Analyst with knowledge of Liquidity and Capital Requirements to support the bank's initiatives in this space.Requirements:Business analysis experience working for a leading bank or consultancy.An understanding of recent regulation around Capital and Liquidity especially the CRD IV package.Capital RequirementsCounterparty Credit Risk - exposure calculations, mitigants, risk weights and COREP returns.Own Funds - eligibility, risk weighted assets, minimum requirements and COREP returns.Market Risk, Operational Risk and COREP returns.Liquidity RiskLiquidity Coverage Requirement (LCR). HQLA asset eligibility, Cash Inflows and Outflows treatment, Collateral Swaps and associated COREP returns.Net Stable Funding Ratio.Knowledge of Derivatives, across a number of asset classes.
Software License and Asset Manager - Financial Services - LondonA Financial Services Company based in the City of London is currently seeking a Software License and Asset Manager.This person will support the execution of the ITAM strategy across EMEA whilst working alongside the business to ensure successful asset acquisition and continued compliance thus mitigating compliance and end of life risk.This role will also involve managing asset support and maintenance contract renewals across integrated EMEA environment for both entities as well as managing and monitoring asset licence compliance.The Software License and Asset Manager will also be involved in remediating and escalating any deviations in licence compliance to mitigate risk to the organization.Requirements:Proven experience in hardware and software asset and licence managementAble to provide examples of optimisation from previous rolesHas used Snow for asset managementExtensive knowledge of licensing terms and metricsAdle to identity improvements and new processes to increase the ITAM maturityConfident with licences metrics for Tier 1 vendors such as IBM, Oracle and MicrosoftExperienced in understanding contracts and termsExperience of procurement systems and raising necessary purchases
Information Security Analyst - Investment BankA Bank based in the City of London is currently seeking an Information Security Analyst to join their EMEA Technology teamThe Inforation Security Analyst will be responsible for ensuring effective management and control of information security, IT and information risk for all appropriate Security and technology departments. This person will liaise with the other information security functions within the company to ensure a consistent approach to all controls, standards and policies is adopted across the organisation.Other duties include ensuring all necessary Information Security controls are in place and that an appropriate strategy to protect the firm from all Cyber, external and internal threats is defined and being implemented. Requirements:Exensive experience in working in an Information Security function within the financial services industry.CISSP or CISM qualified.Strong Security Operations/ Engineering background.Strong ability to analyse and distill complex issues and present succinct updates to management and associated committees.Active involvement in internal and external audits and experience of managing Audit relationships.Thorough understanding of relevant international standards and associated control frameworks.