Senior Systems Analyst

Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank (ADCB)
Abu Dhabi, UAE

Ref: LP452-96
Abu Dhabi Commercial Bank (ADCB)

The Role


The Role


Senior Systems Analyst – conducts similar role to system analyst, with the exception of additional programming and analysis responsibility. The Senior System Analyst will conduct programming tasks as part of projects or system / network support exercise, as well as provide technical support regarding programming needs to facilitate business operations.

• Provide support, system maintenance and major implementation of systems as assigned by IT management.

• Deliver assigned project within acceptable quality level and compliant to ADCB development standards.

• Manage UAT and SIT release as required for the respective function area. Provide the test result results and any documentation to Quality Control Management of disaster recovery as required.

• Conduct incident resolution in remedy within the agreed SLA; production issue, incident resolution, and apply patch / fix as required.

• Conduct periodic IT check and troubleshooting implementation of patches. Assist with the data management process of testing in preparation for patching .

• Test fixes to ensure that the fix provided is aligned with the problem and to establish a solution has been provided prior to handling the solution to the Business users to test.

• Provide technical support and assistance to systems users (i.e., business, operations. customers vendors and other members of the systems community) regarding systems needs; in order to facilitate business operations.

•Prepare the release, package the release and deliver the release as required

• Analyse technical and user-related problems of existing applications and participate in the business analysis phase of new applications.

• Support in the provision of technology based information, such as system performance dashboards, service levels and issue resolution to the business.

• Write programme queries as required to provide ad hoc reports and management information

• Issue management; review and manage critical high and live issues ensuring mitigated or no impact to project.

• Liaise with vendor(s) and users and identify changes modifications or enhancements required by the users.

• Write functional and technical specifications and guidelines for the new system(s).

• Ensure that documentation is maintained and kept up to date.

• Communicate project status (milestone and deliverable reporting), issues, and/or concerns with executive management, team members, and Information Technology managers.

• Maintain current technical skills and begins to gain experience in multiple platform development methodologies.

• Conduct integration and implementation of patch of new systems.

• Provide UAT support to major implementation of systems as assigned by IT management.

• Deliver assigned project within acceptable quality level and compliant to ADCB development standards.

• Conduct UAT and SIT release as required for the respective function area. Provide the test result results and any documentation to Quality Control Management of disaster recovery as required.

• Check the product set up: conduct analysis as required for the product set up.

• Provide UAT guidance and support to the business.

• Conduct the UAT end of day processing in the core system.

• Conduct system integration testing and report faults for action resolution.

• Business liaison: liaise with the project managers / team leaders and the business to provide implementation support.

•Provides effort estimates for projects .

•Conduct programming tasks as part of projects or system/network support exercise.

• Responsible for the internal handover to the business.

• Provide technical support and assistance to users (i.e. business, operations, customers, vendors and other members of the systems community) regarding systems and/or programming needs in order to facilitate business operations.

Requirements


Requirements


Experience
• Senior System Analyst - At least 4 years experience in Information systems

• Ability to write Technical / Functional Specifications is essential.

• Proven program documentation expertise is required.

• Good working experience in one or more programming languages and databases are required.

• Working knowledge and experience of banking operations and related problems.

• Ability to prioritise and handle multiple tasks.

• Written and verbal communication skills in English, Arabic an advantage.

• Experience in incident management and resolution Experience in managing software releases and configuration management.

• Working knowledge and experience of banking operations and related problems.

• Excellent interpersonal skills .

• Excellent person to person communication skills.

Minimum Education Level

A university degree in Information Systems or similar qualification is required.

Professional Qualification

ITIL v3 Foundation Certified, desirable

About the Company


About the Company


ADCB was incorporated on 1 July 1985 as a public joint stock company for an unlimited duration in the Emirate of Abu Dhabi, UAE. ADCB is registered under the UAE Federal Commercial Companies Law No. (8) of 1984 under registration number 4 and operates in the UAE under a banking licence issued by the Central Bank of the UAE.

ADCB provides a range of consumer and corporate banking, Islamic banking, trade finance, structured finance, foreign exchange, derivatives, and financial advisory services, primarily in the United Arab Emirates. In addition, ADCB’s subsidiary Abu Dhabi commercial Islamic Finance PSC holds an Islamic banking license.

As at 31 December 2010, ADCB operated 47 branches, 4 pay offices and 265 ATMs in the UAE; 4 new branches and 99 new ATMs were added during 2010. ADCB also operated 2 branches in India.
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