Manager Strategic Risk Systems Job at Bankwest – in Perth WA
The Business Enablement Platform sits within Bankwest Technology and the vision is to provide a single, high quality, comprehensive source of information available to improve customer experience through systems of experience combined with meaningful analytics and insights.
The role is within the Strategic Risk Systems squad (SRS) within the Analytics stream of the Business Enablement Platform. The squad owns and manages key systems for the organisation including decision engines, middleware and databases.
The focus is on the Strategy Manager system for the organisation, a system that contains the credit risk models for the majority of Bankwest’ lending portfolios. The successful candidate will be able to use their skills and experience for the documentation, software development, testing and implementation of projects and changes to this system. This role will have interaction with stakeholders including system users, other teams within ES/IT department and Risk.
Your impact & contributions
The successful incumbent will be expected to have strong experience in the Financial Services industry and any prior Credit Risk knowledge will be desirable.
This is a technical role as well however the system software is customised so it is more important to have a technical background (Java, SQl, XML, SAS) as training and on the job learning will be provided to upskill the successful applicant
The system is subject to a high volume of change requests and you will work alongside 2 or 3 other colleagues on a variety of aspects around lending by the organisation. Along with maintaining the integrity of the system and supporting these changes there is also opportunity to explore improvements and enhancements to processes and logic
Your reporting line
You will report to the Engineering Team Leader for the squad and there are no direct reports for this role
Initial responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Technical development to support ongoing requirements
Documentation of current services and processes
Engagement in Blaze ceremonies (a form of Agile with scrums, showcases, sprints etc)
SME guidance for Credit Risk or Banking related solutions
The key skills are:
Degree or significant experience in a previous IT or equivalent role
Strong background in programming languages such as SQL, JAVA
Experience with SAS is desirable for reporting and support purposes
Prior exposure to Agile way of working
Ability to engage with and communicate to stakeholders
Ability to work independently and/or as part of a team
Prior experience in production support
Able to self-prioritise to meet deadlines
Prior work experience within Financial Services industry
Evidence of prior experience in an IT or equivalent role
Evidence of prior work experience within Financial Services industry
Quantitative degree in computer science, engineering or programming (desirable)
If you’re already part of the Commonwealth Bank Group (including Bankwest), you’ll need to apply through Sidekick to submit a valid application. We’re keen to support you with the next step in your career.
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Advertising End Date: 22/05/2021
About the Company
Company: Bankwest –
Company Location: Perth WA