Junior Professional, Information Technology

New Development Bank (NDB)


Ref: SP157-88

Job description / Role

Employment: Full Time

Closing on: July 05, 2024 at 11:59pm (China Standard Time)
Based in: Shanghai, China
Target Market: Global recruitment

Reporting to the Chief, Information Technology, this position will work as a Junior Professional of Business Application and support the design, implementation and operation of NDB business solutions, in line with international standards and the Bank’s policies, guidelines, and procedures.

Specific responsibilities include but not limited to:
• Support the liaison between business and technology units, continuously analyse and identify proven, state-of-the-art, and future-proof business processes and solutions.
• Understand the needs of multiple stakeholders and facilitate negotiation of requirements and solutions.
• Identify areas and processes for improvement and develop appropriate technology interventions.
• Document and communicate requirements with relevant internal and external stakeholders.
• Coordinate resources from internal and external business and technology units, organize domain-specific solution design engagements, and ensure high-quality and integrated implementation and operation.
• Support application service resilience and security with relevant functions.
• Facilitate user training, workshop, and presentations to business units.
• Maintain the relation with the vendors and monitor their performance.
• Provide technical and operational support.
• Perform other duties and responsibilities as assigned.


Position Requirements
• Minimum 1 year of relevant full-time professional experience is preferred.
• The full-time professional experience excludes summer/winter jobs, internship, traineeship, etc. Candidates with less than one-year full-time professional experience, and fresh graduates who have obtained the education degrees, as required by NDB, could also be considered.
• Master's degree or equivalent in a relevant professional field from a reputed university.
• A degree in computer science, engineering or systems management is preferable.
• Broad understanding of technology solutions, industry best practices, multiple business processes, and technology designs across multiple product/technology families.
• Relevant knowledge of implementation and operation best practices in digital service related to the following domains: accounting, treasury, loan, risk management, workflow, workspace, business intelligence, big data, AI, machine learning, etc.
• Ability to articulate strategic solutions and support delivery.
• Knowledge in multiple business processes across an organization and the ability to propose technology solutions encompassing comprehensive requirements.
• Ability to objectively critique business scenarios and processes.
• Relevant knowledge and practical skills in the following domains: programming and scripting language, database, network, integration, cloud infrastructure, application security, performance, identify and access management, monitoring and log management, software development, etc.
• Knowledge about IT service management (ITIL), project management (PMP), architecture, information security and governance process.
• Professional certification is preferred in project management, product management, Microsoft system, Cloud technology, consultancy, and project management.
• Communication and Teamwork:
• Good written and verbal communication skills in English.
• Fast learning in defining business processes, policies, and procedures.
• Relevant experience in supporting business system design, implementation and operation.
• Ability to work well under pressure and meet deadlines, demonstrating high motivation, integrity, and responsibility.
• Strong analytical and critical thinking skills with a meticulous attitude.
• Ability of multi-tasking.
• Strategic thinking, problem solving, communication and interpersonal skills with high resilience and drive in achieving objectives and goals.
• Relevant experience in a multi-cultural work environment fostering a climate of teamwork and collaboration.

About the Company

The New Development Bank (NDB) is a multilateral development bank (MDB) established by Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa (BRICS) with the objective of financing infrastructure and sustainable development projects in BRICS and other emerging economies and developing countries. NDB’s work complements the efforts of multilateral and regional financial institutions, toward global growth and development.

Our work is centered around maximizing the impact of development in a fast, flexible and efficient manner. To catalyze the kind of development we envisage, we are always keen to listen, learn and collaborate with other MDBs, governments, financial institutions and social organizations.

To fulfill its purpose, the Bank supports public or private projects through loans, guarantees, equity participation and other financial instruments.

Our headquarters is in Shanghai, China. The geographic distribution of NDB’s operations is becoming increasingly balanced as the Bank develops its capacity to identify and prepare projects in all member countries. The first regional office of NDB – the Africa Regional Centre (ARC) – was opened in Johannesburg, South Africa, in August 2017. In July 2019, NDB began to build the Americas Regional Office team, based in São Paulo, Brazil, with a sub-office in Brasília. NDB and the Government of Russia signed the Agreement on the Hosting of the NDB Eurasian Regional Centre in Moscow, Russia on the sidelines of the 11th BRICS Summit in Brasília in November 2019.

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