Recognized internally as specialist on complex technical and business matters. Provide guidance, coaching and advice to less experienced consultants.
Provide expertise to clients in the definition of additional standard enhancements and advice on best practices.
Advise the client on the setting up of a production environment and on the running of the TEMENOS products including databases administration
Provide assistance to the Project Manager, for the planning.
Conduct all aspects of the implementation of TEMENOS products driving the business streams.
Coordinate with the TEMENOS maintenance groups to ensure that the product problems encountered by the client are understood and resolved
The Principal Business Consultant is expected to specialize in at least two of the following business areas :
Core Banking and Retail
Corporate Banking and Trade Finance
Financial Accounting and Reporting
Run workshops and benchmarks to meet specific project needs. Lead the review of client organization, processes and workflows and contribute to the proposal of a post-picture’ to maximize the benefit from TEMENOS products.
Lead the identification, definition and coordination of any implementation activities such as additional requirements, issues with the functionality under testing, training needs and liaise with the Project Manager
Supervise, if and when needed, the implementation team and provide the support and escalation point for the business parts of the implementation plan
Be seen by the client as proactively working to facilitate the client’s understanding of the solution being offered by TEMENOS through the Model Bank.
Work in a consultative manner with the client to provide a solution to deltas identified during the analysis phase which take into account the total cost of ownership for the client
Obtain client agreement on proposed business solutions including end to end process overviews. Provide clear and concise functional documentation.
Make recommendations on industry standard banking practices and alert the project manager on practices that might damage the client’s business or contradict legal requirements, before recognition as a problem by the client.
Performsuch other duties, functions and services, consistent with status or vocationalability, as may from time to time be required.
SKILLS & EXPERIENCE
Educational & Proficiency level : Professional with a minimum of seven years of experience in software technical consultancy including T24 implementation experience in a banking environment
Technical knowledge : INFOBASIC, JAVA, ORACLE 9 (or above) operating systems, knowledge and familiarity with the functionality of UNIX, AS400 and NT, particularly disc structures. Exposure to mainframes.
Product knowledge : Temenos portfolio with expert knowledge in one specific product. Strong awareness of Industry and market developments, good overall company knowledge
Other : This job involves complex activities demanding considerable coordination to effectively achieve the jobs end results.
Awareness of other jobs in the project team is necessary as the job activities either influence or are influenced by these.
The Principal Business Consultant is requiredto be TEMENOS certified or to acquire TEMENOS certification within a limitedtimeframe (to be agreed with manager) in two or more banking domains.
A certification is considered valid as longas the consultant has :
1) successfully passed the certificationexamination at the end of the training session
2) successfully implemented the module atclient site during the course of significant projects.
3) successfully completed assigned workpackages with positive client feedback on work delivered
You will work at the cutting edge of technology innovation; we challenge the status quo and are transforming banking every day.
You will experience in a fast-paced environment, ambitious team; we look forwards and continuously strive to be the best.
You will be part of a team that values integrity; we support each other and keep our promises.
You will be able to work freely, flexibly and true to your authentic self; we champion diversity.
You will be joining a global and diverse family that works together through the good times and bad; we care deeply about each other and our clients.
You will experience what we call Temenosity!
We value applications from people from all walks of life; if you are excited to be part of our journey and want to make a real impact, we would love to hear from you.