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Financial Software Consultant

Job ID:  29101
Location:  DUBLIN (IRL)

 

In 1986 Murex started out as a two-man show and is now a recognized global fintech powered by over 2400 Murexians from over 70 different nationalities based across our 17 offices. Everyday banks, asset managers, corporations and utilities, across the world, rely on Murex people and Murex solutions to support their capital markets activities. At Murex, you can learn fast and grow your expertise in a challenging environment. We invite you to take the ultimate challenge of developing, delivering and supporting innovative software for capital markets.  Be part of one global team with a strong human touch while staying true to who you are.

 

Job Description

 

Working within the product team focused on risk aggregation and control you will contribute and deliver solutions evolving and supporting business processes managed by the MX.3 platform.  Delivering these solutions presents the ideal candidate with the opportunity to develop skills in an agile focused environment across pre-sales, project implementations where new product features are being implemented, product development projects as well as trainings, internal support to client teams etc. Clients will be both internal and external.

The candidate will have experience in software implementation, ideally in the financial services sector, working in a challenging role that combines both technical IT and financial skills in the risk area of financial markets.

 

Responsibilities:

 

  • Build an advanced knowledge of client business processes across the Enterprise Risk Management domain
  • Collaborate with the development and testing teams to deliver product evolutions for Murex business solutions
  • Assist in the creation, management and refinement of product backlogs
  • Support the product and marketing teams to promote the product internally and externally
  • Work on product packaging efforts as part of the product team
  • Provide professional consulting services to customers throughout the full life cycle of product implementation
  • Develop best practice processes and procedures for the design and implementation of Murex business solutions
  • Professionally manage and build relationships with customers and intermediaries
  • Deliver product training to new and existing customers
  • Provide customers with on-site assistance
  • Be an expert on the product and provide advice to the client teams 

 

 

Experience required

 

  • Minimum of 450 Leaving Certificate Points (or equivalent) essential
  • Minimum 1H / 2H1 degree in Math / Physics / Engineering or Finance
  • At least 2-5 years relevant experience in either the financial services sector or in IT consulting is required.
  • Relevant experience of the financial software industry is ideal
  • Fluent written & spoken English is essential while fluency in another language would be an advantage
  • Technical skills would be beneficial i.e. RDBMS (Sybase, Oracle), Unix / NT / LINUX operating systems
  • Experience of an Agile project environment is essential

 

Personal attributes required

 

  • Ability to prioritize tasks, to ensure deadlines are achieved.
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to quickly understand business requirements
  • Ability to engage efficiently with both business sponsors and technical architects
  • Ambitious, motivated, eager to develop within a team environment.
  • Display personal commitment, effort, motivation and initiative in all aspects of work
  • Capacity to manage sometimes complex client / intermediary relationships and manage expectations
  • Willingness to display flexibility in a fast-paced, ever-changing working environment is essential.
  • Good quantitative background
  • Strong interest in financial markets and technology
  • Willingness to travel, with a Dublin base is essential