Specialist for Configuration Environment Management

Job ID:  33261
Location:  TOKYO (JPN)


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 2200 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.


Your Job:  Reporting directly to the Configuration & Environment Management team leader, you will be in charge of deploying, configuring and managing Murex Software for projects, including upgrading and migrating customer databases. You will also provide the related consultancy and support for Murex Clients.


   Key Responsibilities:


Your main responsibilities, part of an international context and in collaboration with internal delivery teams will be:


  1. Environment deployment and Management Operations


  • Deploy and manage Murex Software needed for Murex client’s projects using Murex tools and scripts
  • Perform basic smoke tests before delivering the needed products
  • Act as a first level support for already deployed Murex products, re-directing and following the issues with the corresponding support teams


  1. Configuration Management


  • Use Murex configuration management tools to import/export configuration items and analyze related issues
  • Apply the configuration management methodologies 


  1. Conversion of a customer database


  • Perform database sanitization and purging procedures
  • Migration sequence execution and stabilization
  • Reconciliation mismatch production
  • Follow up on migration defects


  1. Setting Methodologies and Procedures


  • Contribute in creating the environment and configuration management methodologies, conversion processes, communication workflows and needed templates and documentations
  • Customize and document the installation and the conversion/upgrade procedures
  • Deliver needed trainings and best practices for Murex Clients and project teams
  • Manage internal streams: contribute in creating tools, measure related KPIs and analyze potential issues


   Role Evolution:


After few years of experience within the team, a configuration and environment analyst could evolve towards a technical stream lead role, managing several projects internally and at client site, providing the needed consultancy and best practices related to environment and configuration management and conversion processes  



  • Qualifications & Experience:


The retained candidate will demonstrate:


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science Engineering or Information Technology Engineering (or related discipline)
  • 1 to 2 years of experience in the IT or engineering filed
  • Knowledge in technical machines specifications
  • Knowledge in XML manipulation
  • Knowledge in UNIX Operation
  • Knowledge in RDMS Operation
  • Knowledge in Microsoft Office Tools (Excel, PowerPoint, MS Projects, Visio…)
  • Native or fluent in Japanese (spoken & written)
  • Fluent or highly proficient in English (spoken & written)


A real plus:

  • Financial background


  • Person specification:


  • Good interpersonal skills and problems solving capabilities
  • Delivery driven – goes the extra mile to get things done
  • Client oriented
  • Flexible, engaging and professional
  • Eager to learn and develop the skills
  • Able to work independently while also demonstrating excellent team-working skills
  • Able to work in a multicultural environment