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Business Analyst (Calypso) [Contract]

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Business Analyst (Calypso) [Contract] Salary: Competitive and based on experience Location: Singapore Keywords: Business Analyst, Calypso Specialist, Capital Market IT Applications, Repo and Secured Financing

A thrilling opportunity has emerged for an experienced Business Analyst (Calypso) [Contract]. You will join a dynamic team accountable for the development and upkeep of Capital Market IT applications utilised globally. The successful candidate will have the privilege to contribute to large scale development projects, delivering superior in-house banking applications, and shaping the future of information systems.

  • Engage within a global environment with branches established in 30 markets.
  • Contribute to the enduring competitive edge of our core banking business.
  • Chance to support ambitious and forthcoming technological challenges.

What you'll do:

As a Business Analyst (Calypso) [Contract], you will hold a crucial role in developing on the Calypso back office package, both in project mode and maintenance. You will also support the 'run the bank' function, necessitating a profound understanding of business operations, timing of activities & data flowing through internal and external systems. Your role will involve continuous collaboration with business users, infrastructure engineers, and system managers.

  • Analyse enhancement requests for the repo business and new products.
  • Propose solutions in cooperation with Architects.
  • Coordinate user acceptance tests and support monthly releases.
  • Manage incidents and requests from business users and other IT teams.
  • Provide level 3 application support, troubleshooting, and resolving issues/bugs.
  • Enhance operational processes and mentor junior team members as required.

What you bring:

The ideal candidate for this Business Analyst (Calypso) [Contract] role will bring proven experience working with Calypso back office. You should possess a deep understanding of financial assets and trade lifecycle. Your ability to interface Calypso with external systems will be pivotal to your success in this role. Additionally, your analytical and problem-solving skills combined with your proactive approach towards security will distinguish you. A strong team player with excellent communication skills who is eager to work closely with business users would excel in this role.

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience as a Calypso business analyst on Calypso back office.
  • Experience on Calypso versions v14 to v17.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Static Data, Workflows, ScheduledTask, Confirmations, Settlements, Messages / Swift messages, Positions, Accounting, Corporate action, Filters, Reporting Framework, Reconciliation features.
  • Understanding of financial assets (repos, bonds, SLB, issuances) and trade lifecycle.
  • Experience with regulatory reporting HRF, NORIA, MMSR.
  • Practical experience in implementation projects with an AGILE track record.

What sets this company apart:

Our client is a globally recognised banking institution that prides itself on its unique positioning to bring sustainable competitive advantage to the core banking business. They seek innovative and agile individuals who share their mindset to support ambitious and forthcoming technological challenges. This is an exciting opportunity to work within a dynamic environment where you can truly make a difference.

What's next:

Ready to elevate your career? Apply now. Submit your application today by clicking on the provided link.

Please note that only candidates selected for further consideration will be contacted. If you do not hear back within 14 days, please consider your application unsuccessful.

Do note that we will only be in touch if your application is shortlisted.
Robert Walters (Singapore) Pte Ltd
ROC No.: 199706961E | EA Licence No.: 03C5451
EA Registration No.: Bhargava Aviral R23112008

Contract Type: TEMPORARY

Specialism: Tech & Transformation

Focus: IT Management

Industry: Banking

Salary: SGD9000 - SGD12000 per month + Market Aligned

Workplace Type: On-site

Experience Level: Mid Management

Location: Singapore

Job Reference: NWYM88-42735867

Date posted: 11 June 2024

Consultant: Aviral Bhargava (R23112008)

Phone number: +6562285381


Aviral Bhargava (R23112008)

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