Senior Commodities Business Analyst (IT)

  • Competitive
  • Zoug, Zug, Suisse
  • CDI, Plein-temps
  • VTB Capital
  • 22 oct. 17 2017-10-22

The role is in the IT department, within the Fixed Income front office IT team. However the successful candidate will work relatively independently within the Zug entity of VTB Capital trading. The successful candidate will be working mainly on RightAngle (the trading system currently used by Front Office) and the different interfaces to the risk systems and downstream applications (ACR, Calypso). They will provide analysis, write business specifications, conduct testing and provide second level support to the business. The key challenges will be to juggle between fixing urgent issues and working on long term strategic projects.

Key Competencies & Qualifications

  • The candidate will have to show:
    • Strong analytical skills and attention to details
    • Excellent communication skills (oral and written)
    • Ability to work under pressure, diligence.
    • Business knowledge of the derivatives and physical commodity business
    • Technical knowledge (software engineering, IT architecture, SQL

Typical Decisions taken by Job Holder 

The candidate will be responsible for guiding the RightAngle support team and setting priorities for them in accordance with the priorities discussed with the business users.

The candidate can take important decisions about releasing urgent config changes in LIVE or changing priorities for the support and dev. teams. These decision will be taken alone only if the Lead Business Analyst or management is not available to approve (holidays for example) and always following the IT processes (i.e. going through CAB or getting sign-off from management depending on the case).