Assistant Manager, Functional Analyst

Location Hong Kong
Experience level Experienced Hire
Job details sector Information Technology
Apply before 09/25/2017

Purpose of the Role:

The role of the Functional Analyst is responsible for working complex projects ensuring delivery of software solution will be aligned with standardized AXA and business goals as well as contributing to the investigation of user requirements/problems and define and implement IT solutions which satisfy business needs:

Key Accountabilities:

  • Contribute to the translation of business requirements into technical solution options
  • Contribute to the development of functional specifications which meet the client’s needs.
  • Undertake ST/SIT testing to ensure local applications meet specifications and assist in the resolution of identified problems.
  • Contribute to providing problem resolution and user support.
  • Discovery – Discovering the underlying business need to be addressed and information related to the product and project requirements
  • Analyzing Requirements – Organizing, specifying and modeling the requirements (Function & Non-Function) to ensure they are complete and unambiguous.
  • Specifying Requirements– Documenting the requirements in a format that can be shared with stakeholders.
  • Validating and Verifying Requirements - Ensuring the requirements map to the real business need, are approved by all relevant stakeholders, and meet essential quality standards.
  • Analyzing Solutions - Determining the solutions to the problems and improve the application when appropriate 

Experience / Qualification:

  • Typically require a tertiary qualification in an IT discipline or related field
  • Proven 3+ year’s professional experience as a Leadership role in IT filed.
  • 5+ years as a Senior Business System Analyst or IT Job-related.
  • Relevant experience on insurance or other financial services is preferred
  • Experience leading, managing and coaching under-performing and high-flying staff.
  • Proven ability to undertake and manage large scale complex IT projects independently
  • Relevant experience on life insurance or other financial services
  • Proficient in MS Office products (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio) 

Would you like to wake up every day driven and inspired by our noble mission and to work together as one global team to empower people to live a better life? Here at AXA we strive to lead the transformation of our industry. We are looking for talented individuals who come from varied backgrounds, think differently and want to be part of this exciting transformation by challenging the status quo so we can push AXA - a leading global brand and one of the most innovative companies in our industry - onto even greater things.


In a fast-evolving world and with a presence in 64 countries, our 166,000 employees and exclusive distributors anticipate change to offer services and solutions tailored to the current and future needs of our 103 million customers.

AXA Hong Kong, a member of the AXA Group, prides itself of serving over 1 million customers in Hong Kong and Macau. Besides being one of the largest health protection providers in Hong Kong, it is also the number 1 General Insurance provider1 and a market leader in motor insurance.

AXA Hong Kong is committed to helping its customers achieve stability and prosperity through providing a comprehensive range of life, health, property and casualty protection, as well as wealth management and retirement solutions.

We believe it is our inherent responsibility to support the communities we operate in, hence creating a sustainable business via constant and considerable contribution in the dimensions of health, environment and the community.

1Based on 2013 Office of the Commissioner of Insurance market share statistics

We offer excellent career prospects and attractive remuneration package to the right candidates.