Solution Designer

Brussels 12 December 2018
DESCRIPTION

PycoGroup is looking for a solution designer/ functional analyst to join its team.

PYCO Group is a global team of passionate consultants and developers who accelerate digital transformation and deliver result driven solutions.
With more than 500 people on 4 continents, we help business leaders re-imagine, design, build and operate a smooth digital business transition, thanks to the knowledge of our onshore and offshore dedicated teams.
We do so by attracting, empowering and retaining exceptional talents while unlocking opportunities for our clients and employees simultaneously.

Global-scale clients making use of the PYCO Group’s products and services include Microsoft, Samsung, Volkswagen, Axa, Richemont, BNP Paribas, Wal-Mart, Adobe, La Poste, Accor Hotels, LVMH, Mitsubishi, Calvin Klein, L’Oréal amongst many others. In other words, we build digital teams & solutions.

What will be your role?

As solution designer you perform a key role in epic and feature analysis, working closely together with enterprise architects, feature designers (on business side) and the impacted scrum teams to deliver a complete IT solution.

The solution designer participates in the iterations for slicing the epics and features as defined by business, into stories, together with feature designer, product owners, business and functional analysts, taking into account all technical constraints. The solution designer describes all impacted systems (infrastructure included), and guarantees compliance with Enterprise architecture and security standards. He/She will track the epic from inception until delivery, participating in the analysis, tracking development in the impacted scrum teams, tracking unit testing and end-to-end testing and manage the final move to production.

The domain to be covered is the financial markets domain (dealing room). Knowledge of the financial products in the capital market (bonds, equities, emissions, CP), money market and derivatives is key. Focus will be on the back office processing of these products.

Project

Replacement of the current Confirmation management platform, which is reaching its end-of-life. The current platform will be replaced by a solution based on Scriptura (document manager), Livedocs (document editing) and internal development to provide in workflow management.

Mission

  • Understand the functional requirement of the project
  • Translate the requirements in detailed functional analyses
  • Follow up of the development activities
  • Draft up and execute testscenario’s
  • Follow up of business testing (report to Release train engineer & release management)
  • Support business teams in executing necessary tests
  • Support corrective actions in development
  • Support move to operation of the developments (possibility of weekend work)
  • Draft up the necessary documentation

Functional knowledge

  • Functional analyst with profound knowledge of financial market products:
    • Securities : trading and investment, lending
    • Forex: spot, forward, currency swap
    • Money market: Loan/deposit, repo,…
    • Derivatives : Credit Derivatives, Interest Rate Derivatives, Equity Derivatives
  • Back office processes
  • Confirmation management
  • Knowledge of Scriptura (document management) is certainly an asset.
  • Must be able to work in an environment with a broad scala of technical platforms:
    • Mainframe (Cobol/DB2)
    • Oracle/Unix/PL-SQL
    • Powerbuilder

At PYCOGROUP, we don’t just offer you a job, we offer you your future. Here’s your chance to get your hands on…

  • The latest technologies for mobile & web development
  • Teammates that challenge you to exceed your limits
  • The finest IT tools raise your potential to even greater heights
  • The power to deliver some truly awesome products & services
  • Cutting-edge collaborative software development
  • A career path that allows you to learn and grow
  • Attractive annual bonuses
  • Private health care program

Do you recognize yourself in this role and are you willing to shape the future of the digital world with us? Feel free to send us your application to recruitment@pycogroup.com