IBM Global Business Services is one of the world's largest consulting services organizations. We design and implement the future business models, customer experiences, and digital platforms that will help our clients get to the future.
We are looking for a Senior Consultant – Banking (Risk Management or Regulatory Reporting)
Senior Consultant / Business Analyst with banking background and functional knowledge of at least one of the business domains: Risk Management or Regulatory Reporting. Candidate should be fluent in German and English and is responsible for the gathering, analyzing and translating business requirements into functional specifications.
Communicate with client on banking business requirement analysis & definition, including business processes, products
Gather client’s functional requirements
Manage and track changes to system requirements throughout the development, testing and maintenance life cycle, maintaining accurate documentation at all times
Review and edits requirements, specifications, business processes and recommendations related to proposed solution
Develop functional specifications and system design specifications for client
Ability to challenge users, business analysts and others, to achieve appropriate and desired solution for the business
Create Business and Functional Requirements documents
Maintain continuous communication with client and developers throughout project lifecycle to ensure final product meets requirements and expected outcomes of the client
Required and Preferred Skills:
At least Bachelor degree in Business, Computer Science, Engineering or related field
5-10 years of proven experience in the Banking Sector and domain know-how of either risk management or regulatory reporting (e.g. COREP/FINREP, Basel II, Basel III, BCBS239)
Implementation of risk/regulatory reporting/data warehouse solutions is an advantage
Excellent verbal and written communication skills in German and English
Excellent analytical, interpersonal and communication skills
Ability to work both independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment
Ability to work directly with clients
Strong command of Excel, Word and PowerPoint
Desirable but not a prerequisite: Software skills (e.g. C, C++, SPSS, SQL) plus application software integration knowledge such as SAS
Fluent in English and German
Reference Salary is EUR 43.120 ,- p.a. Possibility for overpayment is based on education and experience.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
Preferred Tech and Prof Experience
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