VIE - Application analyst H/F - Greenwich

Location CONNECTICUT, United States
Experience level Early Careers
Job details sector Information Technology
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Key accountabilities :

Application support:

- Ensure the functional support of the application: parameter/ assistance/ training,
- Study and propose business processes,
- Study and propose tactical solutions if relevant,
- Produce user guides and administrative documentation,
- Proactively promote the benefits of the systems ,
- Communicate with the users on system availability / future evolutions,
- Coordinate the work of the different IT teams to ensure the best level of support (especially with the desktop technicians and application managers),
- Ensure the change management and the relationship with end-users (through training, workshops, etc.)
- Ensure compliance to all information security recommendation, and pro-actively look for advice for new topics
- Implement & operate regular end user activity monitoring for the given application, in order to make sure that active access are legitimate, with appropriate rights and in line with the application access right process validated by the Business
- Ensure respect of the ‘Règlement intérieur’ and the AXA IM project methodology and governance

Manage the applications used in HK enhancements:

- In partnership with the business identify, lead, design and implement enhancements and improvements on thinkFolio / Synview / Limit Report (applications) that will enable AXA IM Fixed Income ambitions across the different countries
- Gather business enhancements requirements from users and business teams
- Support the understanding of AXA IM Fixed Income business’s needs in line with the business strategic developments, AXA IM strategy and Long Term Operating Model.


Applications

- Simcorp Dimension is a Vendor Front to back tool
- Thinkfolio is a Vendor Decision Making Tool (DMT)
- Capstone suite is a Vendor Front Office tool

Profile :

Education qualifications:

- Engineer or equivalent degree

Technical skills:

- Good knowledge of workflows and Front-to-Back processes related to asset management activities

- Wide knowledge of financial markets and instruments including equity, fixed income, FX and credit derivatives

- Proficient in producing high quality documentation in the form of user guides and process flows etc…

- The knowledge of thinkFolio, Capstone (LatentZero), Sophis, or other applications will be appreciated

- IT background: SQL language, object oriented paradigm, XML (required)

- VBA knowledge will be appreciable

Personal Competencies

- Fluent English

- The candidate shall have excellent writing and communication skills.

- He / she shall be proactive, self-directed and take initiatives in order to rationalize systems and applications, challenge business processes and propose innovating solutions.

- He / she shall have excellent team-working skills

- Strong interpersonal skills, Autonomy, Dynamism, Reactivity, Pragmatism, Rigor and Method, Client Service, Positive attitude

- Evidence of supporting a highly pressurised Business teams

This is an 18 month VIE in Grennwich



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.

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