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Risk Technology Architect

London, Greater London, United Kingdom, Contract

Posted: 4 days ago


The team is located globally across Germany, Canada, Italy, Spain, UK and US.

The team is responsible for a specialised offering/ joint initiative around "Risk Architecture" for Banking Clients which are located globally.

The "Risk Architecture" focuses on Cloud Technologies and Vendor Solutions and hence its composed of specialised team of architects with deep knowledge on Financial services, risk functions, cloud technologies, consulting, business development and preferably auditing experience as well.


Defining, challenging and championing technology architectures which support transformation of risk functions of banks.

  • Managing relationships with various stakeholders (Business development managers, Desk Heads, Business managers, Quants, Other technology teams)
  • Project management and Governance: Planning, resource management, status reporting, project delivery
  • Defining business requirements and functional specifications.
  • Roll out new products in the Risk Management systems
  • Improving development processes: Includes testing deliverables and reviewing Controls
  • Improving the Engineering of the Technology platform
  • Providing leadership and strategic direction to the development teams

Must have (Please note, CV's will be shortlisted if you have the below on your CV)


Knowledge of Financial Services, with a good understanding of Corporate and Investment Banking Products.

Experience of middle office systems such as Risk Management

Track record of collaborating for client engagements and ensuring their effective completion and with quality

Experience of working with Large Corporates (FTSE 250+)

Experience in Finastra and Axiom

Experience in at least 2 or more of the following systems

  • Calypso (Calypso Risk)
  • Finastra (Fusion Risk, Fusion Treasury)
  • FIS (Ambit Focus, Adaptiv)
  • ION Group (Wallstreet Suite)
  • MSCI (Risk Metrics RiskManager,Risk Metrics CreditManager)
  • Murex (Murex3.1)
  • Numerix (OneView,FRTB)
  • Prometia (Ermas)
  • SAS (Asset and Liability Management, Credit Assessment Manager, Credit Scoring, Governance and Compliance Manager, Model Implementation Platform, Model Risk Management, Risk Engine, Risk Modeling, Solution for CECL, Solution for IFRS9, Solution for Regulatory Capital, Solution for Stress Testing, Risk Stratum)
  • SS&C (Algorithmics)
  • Zeb (zeb control)

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London, Greater London, United Kingdom