ERM Consultant

Job ID:  32722
Location:  SYDNEY (AUS)

About Us


Murex is a recognized global leader in software development for trading, risk management and processing. Every day banks, asset managers, corporations and utilities, across the world, rely on Murex people and Murex solutions to support their capital markets activities. Our motto “pioneering again” sums it all up: since its creation, Murex has reinvented itself time and again to adapt to capital markets revolutions – each time offering innovative software solutions to the industry.

Over 2300 specialists are located across our 17 offices: Beijing, Beirut, Dubai, Dublin, Hong Kong, London, Luxembourg, Moscow, New York, Paris, Sao Paulo, Santiago, Seoul, Singapore, Sydney, Tokyo, and Toronto




We are looking for a consultant to join our Enterprise Risk Management team, accountable for support and implementation of Murex risk management solutions, including:

  • Credit risk (e.g. PFE, CVA)
  • Market risk (e.g. VaR, FRTB)
  • Risk control and operations (e.g. limits management)


You will be working predominantly with the big four Australian banks, reporting to various stakeholders including risk managers, IT managers, quants, developers, product owners and project managers.


Activities carried out will vary greatly from day to day and at any one time you may be acting in several roles, including;

  • Client relationship building and support of risk management software solutions:
    • Overseeing of production support including analysis, model validation, expertise sharing and testing of configuration
    • Relationship building with client support team and risk end-users
    • Organisation of client software and configuration deliveries
    • Organise/conduct end-user and IT training
  • Project member for risk management software solution implementations:
    • Contribute to the design, build, testing and delivery of solution
    • Contribute to project management activities (e.g. documentation of solution)
    • Support client validation of risk analytics
  • Risk management solution evolution
    • Communication with the Murex product team to convey client feedback and regional requirements to assist in continuous product improvement


About You:

We are looking for analytically minded candidates with a background in mathematics, financial modelling or computer science.


Must haves:

  • A bachelor degree in mathematics, statistics, engineering, computer science, finance, or similar
  • 0-3 years experience in IT, banking, or a related industry (fresh graduates are welcome to apply)
  • An interest in financial markets and products, especially financial risk management
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Client facing/presentation skills


Nice to haves:

  • IT skills including SQL, XML, Unix
  • Experience in capital markets software
  • Knowledge of market risk / credit risk (internal training will also be provided)



Why be a Murexian


  • Join a global market leader with a strong people-first focus
  • Be part of a diverse and inclusive team
  • Work in an agile environment where you can collaborate with global teams from various expertise
  • Opportunity to travel the world!