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Software Developer Reference No: 1070942859 | Cape Town, South Africa | Posted on: 24 November 2021

PBT is recruiting for a Software Developer who will be responsible for developing, enhancing and maintaining in-house and client-facing systems. About the role Writing effective, scalable code Integrating user-facing elements into applications Test and debug programs Improve functionality of existing systems Implement security and data protection solutions Assess and prioritize feature requests Design and implement low-latency, high-availability, and performant applications Integration of data storage solutions Performance tuning, improvement, balancing, usability, automation Work collaboratively with the design team to understand end-user requirements to provide technical solutions and for the implementation of new software features Knowledge of user authentication and authorization between multiple systems, servers, and environments About you Relevant IT Degree (BTech ( IT), BSC or BComm) or Diploma 2+ years Programming Experience Proficient in Python Development SQL Server/MySQL/PostgreSQL Expertise in Python frameworks like Django, Jinja and Flask Familiarity with front-end technologies (like JavaScript and HTML5) Able to create database schemas that represent and support business processes Strong unit test and debugging skills Proficient understanding of code versioning tools
Salary: Negotiable

Oracle PL/SQL Developer Reference No: 2190281430 | Cape Town, South Africa | Posted on: 24 November 2021

PBT currently has a role for a Mid-level Oracle PL/SQL Developer, with a solid technical understanding of data modelling, design and architecture principles and techniques. About you: Data Modelling and Design courses, Data Transformation courses, Oracle certification (HIGHLY beneficial). 5 years plus working with  Oracle PL/SQL. Work with the technical architecture and development team to contribute to design and analysis. Requirements analysis and specification design at a system level. Interpret data and analyse results. Work with external teams to resolve data issues. Design\Implement Data Management strategies which include validation of source data and the use of data in management reporting Development of Functional Specifications and Technical specifications. Good technical understanding of data modelling, design and architecture principles and techniques. Experience in high data volume environments. Open to learning new cloud technologies i.e GCP, AWS, Azure
Salary: Negotiable

Data Engineer Reference No: 1316939294 | Cape Town, South Africa | Posted on: 24 November 2021

PBT is currently recruiting for a Data Engineer to be part of a highly dynamic and analytical team working in an agile environment.  The role will require the development of modules using the specified toolsets to enable the analytical teams and businesses to create and analyse complex analytical models.  Core responsibilities for this role will be to design and develop, investigate data issues, troubleshoot technical issues and devise solutions in line with best practices. Experience and skills required for this role. Data modelling/engineering background with the ability to interpret business requirements and technical solutions to develop components of or complete data models. SQL, information architecture and ETL procedures is required. Data warehousing principles based on Kimball and Vault patterns Development experience in BI Agile Development Development using Java, MS SQL, SSIS, SSRS, Python etc.  
Salary: Negotiable

Data Analyst Reference No: 2202302135 | Johannesburg, South Africa | Posted on: 22 November 2021

PBT Group requires an expert Data Analyst to build Conceptual Data models for subject areas, Testing of data in the Data Products for Self Service.   With over two decades of expert knowledge and experience as information management specialists, PBT is a recognised leader in Business Intelligence and data warehousing and has extended its competency base to cover data quality and advanced analytics.   We pride ourselves to be a company who attracts, recruits and retains consultants of an exceptional calibre, not only within BI, but also within focused areas of Application Development.   We have worked in more than 25 countries around the world and are currently implementing large-scale projects throughout Africa, the Middle East and Australia.   Duties - Analyse business requirements from documents and end-user discussions.- Identify and define the data requirements necessary to support business requirements or integrated application and subject areas.- Identify and define the security requirements necessary to protect the data items.- Identify and define the business rules associated with the data; these should include all data integrity / constraint requirements.- Identify and perform detailed analysis of all data sources for each application and subject area.- Perform data profiling of data contained in source systems.- Provide detailed analysis of all data implemented into the database.- Provide the data mapping and associated transformation rules for each data item.- Ensure that the business requirements and subsequent development activities are supported by accurate information.- Support and maintain the project data models at multiple levels of detail and functionality (conceptual, logical, normalised, relational, dimensional, application-level, subject-level, integrated, etc.).- Assist Data Modelers to draw up detailed data models.- Assist ETL Analysts to draw up data cleansing specifications.- Present data quality anomalies and problem areas to business users and source system owners.- Validate data models against the business- and data requirements.- Ensure the quality, accuracy, integrity and conformity to standards of all models.- Provide accurate metadata, which allows full understanding of the project data components.- Coordinate and synchronise data models with process and technical models.- Identify data and data model inconsistencies and conflicts and assist the users in their resolution.- Transition information and assist the DBA’s with physical implementation of the data models.- Transition information and assist develops with the data mapping and transformation and provide additional data analysis as required during the development phase.- Communicate project data-related information to Architects, DBA’s, Developers and Users.- Work with modeling tools and data repository to maintain project deliverables. Skills Required - 5+ years’ experience in Data Analysis - Experience in building Conceptual Data Models - Ability to use SQL to query data in RDBMS - Analysis source systems data and testing the Conceptual Data Models - Experience in testing data, auditing data techniques a plus - Experience in Data migration projects - Experience in NoSQL environments would be an advantage   REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS / TRAINING: - Relevant data warehouse and BI solution training is essential. - B.Sc. or related degree is advantageous. - 5+ years programming experience.
Salary: Negotiable

SAP Business Objects Consultant Reference No: 1174742264 | Johannesburg, South Africa | Posted on: 22 November 2021

PBT Group has a vacancy for a SAP Business Objects Data Services Consultant.   KEY DELIVERABLES FOR THE BUSINESS OBJECTS DATA SERVICES DEVELOPER: - ETL system specifications, including the high level ETL process and detailed plan for each table; - ETL system to handle historic fact and dimension loads, incremental fact and dimension loads, aggregate processing and automation of these processes.   REQUIREMENTS FOR THE BUSINESS OBJECTS DATA SERVICES DEVELOPER: - - Knowledge of Relational Database concepts and SQL. - Excellent in analytical and problem solving skills. - 3+ years’ experience in Business Objects Data Services. - Experience in performance Tuning ETL jobs - performance tuning will be an essential part of the job. - Experience in both creating new ETL logic via Business Objects Data Services, learning the logic and design of existing ETL processes, and being able to run and support them including scheduling and troubleshooting   DUTIES: - The Business Objects Data Services Developer will be will be required to design and develop the ETL systems for delivering data to the various data marts (both historic load processing and incremental load processing). The outcomes of the engagement will be the ETL System Specifications and an ETL system to handle historic fact and dimension loads, incremental fact and dimension loads and automation of these processes; - Drive the process to design and develop the ETL system. (The project manager and other system analysts/developers will assist with requirement definition activities); - Drive the process to ensure the quality of data (ensure the data stewards take an active role in assisting with data quality during the ETL development process); - Implementing end to end SAP for a finance department, knowledge of SAP Analytics and SAP Hanna Enterprise, data migration, Finance and some demand planning. 2 role, 1 snr and 1 intermediate - SAP BO and Visualisation, data migration project, must be able to validate data against source before it reaches target. They can consider people with strong BO experience but they should still be able to understand some level of SAP data structures which is possible I believe from Snr consultants. 2 roles, 1 snr and 1 intermediate - Design high level ETL process - Develop strategies for extracting data - Develop strategies for policing data quality - Develop strategies for dimension change management - Design strategy to meet availability requirements - Design the structure of the ETL staging area - Design detailed ETL plans for each table - Set up initial job sequencing - Document the ETL system specification - Obtain User acceptance/ review - Build dimension table surrogate key management system - Load the date table and other static dimensions - Build loads for type 1 dimension tables; test - Build loads for type 2 dimension tables; test - Build loads for other Dimensions; test - Build fact table loads; test - Design, build and test ETL system automation - Obtain user acceptance/ review    
Salary: Negotiable

Data Quality Analyst Reference No: 1607952600 | Johannesburg, South Africa | Posted on: 22 November 2021

PBT Group has an opportunity for a Data Quality Analyst, preferably with strong short-terms insurance skills.   The Data Quality Analyst will provide Data Quality oversight in the form of data error detection, correction and prevention. The Data Quality Analyst will monitor data collected, stored, transformed and/or used from a variety of systems and sources (external and internal) in order to ensure that it conforms to a set of defined minimum acceptable standards and satisfies regulatory requirements.   This role will work closely with the Data Governance team and the Data Stewards to accelerate the rollout of the Data Governance program through identifying Data Quality issues, resolving DQ gaps/issues and recommending effective data controls in order to avoid recurrence of identified Data Quality issues.   The Data Quality Analyst will also be a key resource to the delivery of a Data Quality project as well as the Data Remediation program.   Duties: Profile critical business data (CDEs) against a set of defined data quality dimensions, standards and rules in order to produce a view of the Data Quality status Design & Implement data error detection models Produce periodic dashboards/visualisations to report on the Data Quality status Conduct root cause analysis on identified data quality issues and recommend data quality controls to resolve gaps/issues Partner with Data Stewards to Investigate, troubleshoot and document data issues from internal and external data sources Provide recommendations for resolving identified data quality issues via data integration, business process improvement, system improvements, user training and automated approaches Periodically communicate insights on the materiality of identified data quality issues and their potential impact/s Work closely with development teams to improve system design/s to enforce best practice data creation & maintenance processes Analyse data for conformance to design specification (source-to-target) & expected/anticipated behaviours Analyse data for compliance to defined policies (data retention, data privacy, data destruction etc) and regulatory requirements (highlight the impact of poor-quality data, from a regulatory, compliance, finance and reputation perspective) Establish, monitor, and report on Service Level Agreements of external data assets with the outsourcing vendor as it relates to defined data quality standards and production performance. Work with technical and operational subject matter experts to understand and collect metadata about systems, processes, reports, controls, data movement, and business terminology Contribute to agile story refinement/defining requirements for the Data Quality roadmap Participate in estimating work necessary to realize an agile story/requirement through the delivery lifecycle Identify gaps in adherence to data management standards and work with appropriate partners to develop plans to close gaps. Partner with business area data stewards to maintain a list of identified business rules and data quality rules. Provide analytic and project management support to data quality initiatives   Experience: Attention to Detail: Data is precise. Vigilant in analysis to come to correct conclusions Strong understanding of the Data Management Body of Knowledge (DAMA- DMBOK) +5 years’ experience data quality management and data governance Analytical Skills: Work with large amounts of data: facts, figures, and number crunching Knowledge of statistics and experience using statistical packages for analysing datasets Strong analytical skills with the ability to collect, organize, analyse, and disseminate significant amounts of information with attention to detail and accuracy Adept at queries, report writing and presenting findings Ability to produce dashboards to drive remediation Ability to work in an agile methodology Communication Skills: Present findings or translate the data into an understandable document. Write and speak clearly, easily communicating complex ideas Critical Thinking: Must look at the numbers, trends, and data and come to new conclusions based on the findings. Ability to produce solutions using: Microsoft Excel (Power Pivot, Power Query) Microsoft SQL Integration Services Microsoft SQL Analysis Services Microsoft SQL Reporting Services Microsoft Data Quality Services (or any data quality tool) Microsoft PowerBI MS Office, MS Visio Knowledge of & Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe) practices will be advantageous Knowledge of Cloud services (Azure & AWS), Power BI, ETL, JIRA   Qualifications/ Certification: B Sc Computer Science / Informatics, Certified Data Management Professional (CDMP) – advantageous
Salary: Negotiable

Software Tester Reference No: 3451035928 | Johannesburg, South Africa | Posted on: 22 November 2021

PBT Group has an opportunity for a senior Software Tester with financial industry experience. SWIFT experience is a must.   Duties: Participate in functional and technical design sessions Quality assurance of business and functional requirements specifications Extract test requirements Identify test scenarios Design test cases Design test cases making use of the following techniques: boundary analysis, Decision tables and path analysis Design test cases for automation Adhere to version control system Conducting review session of test requirements, test scenario’s and test cases Create and maintain test data Adhere to the test data management process Identify test cases for automation Execute test cases in accordance with test plans Log defects Analyse defects Adhere to the defect management process Quality assurance of training material or Associated documentation Assistance with user acceptance testing Assistance with user education for client releases Assistance with user support for client releases Liaison with project team members Functional, integration, useability, configuration and installation testing Provide efficient reporting/feedback Maintain relationships with developers, business analysts and system analysts Any other duties not mentioned but falls under the duties of a test consultant Familiarise and learn more about client business knowledge on the site SDLC processes: Review and provide input of improvements across the SDLC processes, from prioritization sessions, Jira board management, requirement gathering, testing, UAT sign off, dev ops and deployment to production Documentation: Ensure current processes and workaround are documented and versioned on the wiki and Jira repository. Ensure change management process is followed when releasing solutions to production environment   Experience: SWIFT experience a must Solid Software Testing experience   Qualifications/ certification: Degree in computer science / information systems / business administration / commerce or equivalent
Salary: Negotiable

Data Quality Lead Reference No: 1984483676 | Johannesburg, South Africa | Posted on: 22 November 2021

PBT Group has an opportunity for a Data Quality Lead to focus on driving and supporting Data & Integration to implement Data Quality Management. This includes data quality measurement & monitoring and data quality issue management & remediation.   They will be a delivery-oriented Data Quality Management professional who is able to work with stakeholders to effectively identify, remediate and manage data quality issues and incidents. This will include inputs into the effective use of our enterprise metadata repository as it relates to, and influences, data quality management. Their key focus will be the expansion of the data quality scoring scope to include all data assets for both On & Off-Platform data. The DQ Lead will be working very closely with the Data Governance Lead, who will be setting out and embedding the Data Management Principles, Data Governance Framework and Data Standards, that will lay a foundation for the Data Quality Management stream.   In this role, the lead will be required to work across multiple business units and building and maintaining strong relationships. They will use their ability to influence and support a diverse set of stakeholder groups to effectively manage their Data Quality issues and incidents, contribute to the identification and remediation of enterprise level issues, and guide the client on what they need to do to establish good data quality management practices within their business. This includes measuring and monitoring data quality effectively. Improve profitability by supporting the IT Strategy through necessary interventions.   Duties: Chair the enterprise Data Quality Working Group Drive the establishment of data quality measurement and monitoring Lead preparation of business groups to effectively implement data quality measurement practices utilising Informatica IDQ Lead the business support of the IDQ platform Drive Data Quality Issue Management involving: leveraging and, where necessary, uplifting the artefacts in place today to set clear “how to” guidance on good data quality management practices highlight the impact of poor-quality data, from a regulatory, compliance, finance and reputation perspective supporting the teams to implement the necessary structure within their businesses to implement effective data quality issue management ensuring data quality rules are captured within the enterprise repository Manage data quality issues Ensure accurate, monthly, Data Quality reporting is produced to give visibility to Data Governance Council and Data Stewards Forum on data quality issues Analyse data quality issues, facilitating the determination of issue impact, root cause and solution options Lead Data Management Data Quality team Lead the Data Quality Program Oversee the design and delivery of data integrity specific reports and insights that analyzes and provides a view of the quality of data Support all data streams within Data & Integration, by identifying anomalies across the data landscape Provide quality assurance of imported data Organize and drive successful completion of data insight initiatives through effective management and collaboration with key stakeholders Communicate results and business impacts of insight initiatives to stakeholders Locate and define new process improvement opportunities relating to data analytics   Experience: 5+ years’ experience working in Data Management Practices, particularly in Data Quality Experience working with business and technical project stakeholders to translate business requirements into data requirements Experience in data management and a passion for driving value through data Experience defining data quality rules / business rules / validation/ data controls An analytical mind and inclination for problem-solving Ability to work on multiple projects in parallel Ability to work in an agile methodology Analytical Skills: Work with large amounts of data: facts, figures, and number crunching Communication Skills: Present findings or translate the data into an understandable document. Write and speak clearly, easily communicating complex ideas Critical Thinking: Must look at the numbers, trends, and data and come to new conclusions based on the findings. Attention to Detail: Data is precise. Vigilant in analysis to come to correct conclusions Solid Short-term insurance business knowledge Ability to produce solutions using: Microsoft Azure packages Exposure to the Cloud environment Microsoft Excel (Power Pivot, Power Query) Microsoft SQL Integration Services Microsoft SQL Analysis Services Microsoft SQL Reporting Services Microsoft Data Quality Services (or any data quality tool) Microsoft PowerBI QlikView MS Office MS Visio SSRS SSIS   Qualifications/ Certification: Bsc Computer Science - Informatics/ Data Analytics/ Statistics degree Microsoft Business Intelligence certification – advantageous Certified Data Management Professional (CDMP) Certified
Salary: Negotiable

BI Integration Developer Reference No: 23858095 | Cape Town, South Africa | Posted on: 15 November 2021

We have a role for BI Integration Developer who will be responsible for developing scalable and robust data solutions for integrating data from disparate sources into the Data Warehouse and Analytical Platform that will support diverse reporting and analytical capabilities. About the role: Provide technical knowledge of data integration solutions for Business Intelligence projects Develop technical designs and data integration procedures Ensure the data integration procedures delivered are running, conforms to specifications and design guidelines Maintain and optimise data integration procedures Participation and contribution in quality assurance walk through of data integration components Build and maintain relationships across business and IT Lead and drive research and development Ensure quality of data and the data integration solutions developed About you: Relevant 3 year tertiary or NQF aligned qualification Up to 5 years experience in IT, with a minimum of 3 years in a BI Data Integration role Proven track record of delivery BI technical solutions on large- to medium-size BI projects Proven application of Data Warehousing and BI best practices Proven track record of implementing innovative BI solutions leading to clear business benefits Knowledge of Data Warehousing concepts and Proven Olap and Report Query writing ability (SSAS and SSRS) Strong PL/SQL or T-SQL coding skills, and solid understanding of complex ETL packages Support overnight batch process to ensure SLA’s are met Exposure to Agile and DevOps practice Competencies in Cloud platforms and Big Data will be an advantage  
Salary: Negotiable

Analyst Developer Reference No: 3147896318 | Cape Town, South Africa | Posted on: 15 November 2021

PBT Group currently has a requirement for an Analyst Developer with good knowledge of different platforms or browsers and how each works.  About you: Wide range of knowledge pertaining to JavaScript Frameworks Experience with frameworks such as React/AngularJS/Redux HTML5/CSS3 Not just the basics. Knowledge of how to use the latest HTML5 and CSS3 features and functions in expert and innovative ways, particularly when it comes to combining them with different frameworks. Familiarity with technologies such as Bootstrap or other frameworks, LESS, SASS or similar pre-processing technologies Advanced skills particularly when it comes to animation and creative programming. JQuery Essential Must be able to develop plugins and extensions Responsible for creating UI Widgets Javascript Backend Programming not required, but knowledge of Nodejs/Express is advantageous Java Programming is advantageous Version Control GIT or SourceTree
Salary: Negotiable

Data Engineer Reference No: 1496737061 | Cape Town, South Africa | Posted on: 15 November 2021

PBT is currently recruiting for a Data Engineer with solids skills in Microsoft Full Stack development Experience in: SSIS, SSRS, SSAS, T-SQL, Data Warehousing Experience, Kimball Team Player, Can-Do Attitude, Adaptability, Good Communicator Proven experience as a Data Developer In-depth understanding of database management systems, Cube and ETL framework Familiarity with BI technologies Proven abilities to take initiative and be innovative  
Salary: Negotiable

BI Business Analyst Reference No: 3794807637 | Cape Town, South Africa | Posted on: 15 November 2021

PBT Group has a requirement for a Senior Business Intelligence Business Analyst with solid understanding and experience in the industry, financial services experience would be preferable. About the role: Responsible for the support and analysis of current and new business requirements with the focus on meeting the relevant business objectives. The individual will be responsible to operate within both support and project environments. Analyse the business environment related to the past, present and future. Work with Project Manager to assist with the estimation and planning of activities. Document requirements, including KPI’s, measures, reporting and business dimensions, business processes, data modeling requirements, interface layouts, data flows, screen and report layouts, etc. Investigate and define requirements for business processes and the documentation thereof. Formulate strategies and guidelines to improve the business environment. Analyse existing business processes to determine problems, risks and opportunities for improvement. Facilitate the implementation of new / enhanced processes. Review processes on an ongoing basis and conduct process audits. Render support to and facilitate sessions with end-users. Work closely with the Solution Architects and Data Modellers to design and implement the best possible solution within the limits of the tools available. System and user acceptance testing. Provide input to Quality Assurance. Business assistance during implementation. Provide input for user training. About you: Substantial Business Analyst & Requirement Analysis experience in a environment. Elicitation, documentation, testing and project management. Experience with Server (ability to profile data and perform testing, which would require the person to write code). Must have some technical foundation and scripting experience A good understanding of business processes. Ability to assimilate and apply relevant business principles. Work independently. Must be a team player. Work on more than one project at a time. Be able to work within the framework of project methodologies and work independently on support and maintenance tasks. Strong communication skills. Good writing skills. Must be able to pay attention to detail. Good general understanding of the relevant industry.
Salary: Negotiable

Business Analyst with Forex experience Reference No: 990560588 | Johannesburg, South Africa | Posted on: 11 November 2021

An exciting opportunity for an experienced Business Analyst to form part of the team responsible for transforming the end-to-end capability for Customer Dealing Pre-Trade. You will be responsible for elicitation, evaluation, definition, implementation, and validation of the requirements needed to deliver on the transformation in the Pre-Trade business.   Duties: Evaluating business processes, anticipating requirements, uncovering areas for improvement, and designing and implementing solutions. Effectively communicating your insights and plans to cross-functional team members and management. Proficient in translating business requirements to functional requirements. Rely on experience to plan and accomplish goals. Conducting meetings and presentations to share ideas and findings. Collaborating with a diverse set of stakeholders including Risk, Compliance, Operations, Legal, Sales and Trading Documenting and communicating the results of your efforts. Providing leadership, training, coaching, and guidance to junior employees. Ensuring solutions meet business needs and requirements. Performing user acceptance testing. Assist with change management to ensure affected parties are adequately equipped for the changes impacting them.   Qualifications and Experience: 4-8 years of Business Analysis experience Financial markets, specifically FX knowledge is a MUST Accounting experience is a MUST Prior experience in FX is preferred, either from a technology, operations, or back-office perspective   Essential Skills: Advanced technology, analytical and communication skills Understanding of the FX product set as well as the life cycle of a FX trade Understanding of FX trading and sales workflows Excellent documentation skills Experience in the design and implementation of integration solutions Experience in working with various integration protocols (FIX, XML over JMS, API) Experience in lean/agile product delivery Experience in extracting and working with data – data models, data flows, data analysis Attention to detail with an added understanding of the broader impact of decisions and solutions Track record of following through on commitments A history of leading and supporting successful projects  
Salary: Negotiable

Application Developer Reference No: 1510841786 | Cape Town, South Africa | Posted on: 09 November 2021

We currently have a role within the PBT group for an Analyst Programmer. The role requires the analysis of user requirements, technical design, development, maintenance and support of systems/ applications About the role: Analysis, technical design and development aligned to team processes & requirements Maintain and support existing systems Ensures effective operations Provide effective people management About you: 3 year IT Diploma 5 years + programming experience (C#, Java, .Net) Specific analysis and development skills Project management methodology Relevant business process context knowledge  
Salary: Negotiable

QlikView Front End Developer Reference No: 2518112495 | Cape Town, South Africa | Posted on: 09 November 2021

PBT Group has a vacancy for a strong QlikView Front End Developer to create and maintain the end-user applications, typically using off-the-shelf data access software or conventional query- and reporting tools. About the role: Develop the semantic layer, metadata, reports and report definitions. Develop graphs and portal interfaces. Load and maintain the metadata for the data access tool. Troubleshoot BI tools, systems and software; performance-tuned these applications as necessary. Produce complex, efficient, error-free reporting solutions and related documentation. BI front-end development on data structures, cubes, reporting, dashboards, etc. About you: Strong QlikView Front End Development experience Data warehouse modeling skills are advantageous, in order to understand the data warehouse data models. Sound knowledge of SQL, or the language used to access the data warehouse from the access- or end-user reporting tools. Sound knowledge of the capabilities of the data access- and reporting tools, to know what their capabilities and shortcomings are – in order to exploit or avoid those aspects in the end-user programs or reports. Keep abreast of new releases of these tools and work-arounds to overcome problem areas using these tools. Exposure to various BI front-end applications, with working knowledge in at least one of them. Strong ability to analyse user requirements and build front-end BI applications according to specifications. Knowledge of scripting languages. Experience with one or more of the industry-standard databases desired. Attention to detail and strong logical reasoning ability. Good communication skills. Pride of work, thoroughness and attention to detail.    
Salary: Negotiable

BI Data Analyst I Reference No: 3511165714 | Johannesburg, South Africa | Posted on: 09 November 2021

PBT Group has a vacancy for a BI Data Analyst with at least 3 years relevant experience within the telecommunications and/or banking industry, to support and maintain the data warehouse in line with the data model, metadata repository and to provide business intelligence analysis through performing strategic and operational support. Duties: Structure data into compliance standards by adhering to metadata governance procedures according to documented standards and formatsManage final transformed data content by complying to prescribed standards for reviewing and publishing Assist/govern population of DataMart and metadata repository by complying to standards, systems, processes and procedures Support business units by providing consulting services that delivers data and information relevant to their business Contribute to internal and external information sharing sessions by attending formal and informal meetings Manage vendor relationship interactions by conforming to vendor management office guidelines and principles Deliver work according to customer expectations by prioritizing; planning and implementing requirements Utilize resources by adhering to standards, policies and procedures Align and continuously improve set processes by identifying innovation opportunities Identify and mitigate risk by executing within governance Resolve incidents by logging and tracking through correct channels Keep abreast of legislation and other industry changes that impacts on role by reading the relevant newsletters, websites and attending sessions Improve personal capability and stay abreast of developments in field of expertise by identifying training courses and career progression for self through input and feedback from managers Ensure personal growth and enable effectiveness in performance of roles and responsibilities by ensuring all learning activities are completed; experience practiced, and certifications obtained and/or maintained within specified time frames Ensure information is provided correctly to stakeholders by maintaining knowledge sharing knowledge with team Experience: Banking Knowledge, Procedure and Principles  Data Analysis  Governance, risk and controls  Relevant software and systems knowledge 
Salary: Negotiable

Data Engineer Reference No: 947086651 | Sandton, South Africa | Posted on: 09 November 2021

PBT Group has an opportunity for an Data Engineer. Duties: Design, construct, install, test and maintain highly scalable data management systems Ensure systems meet business requirements nd industry practices  Build high-performance prototypes and proof concepts  Research opportunities for data modelling, mining and production  Integrate new data management technologies and software engineering tools into existing structures Create custom software component (e.g.) specialized UDFs) and analytics applications  Employ a variety of languages and tools (e.g. scripting languages) to marry systems together Install and update disaster recovery procedures  Recommend ways to improve data reliability, efficiency and quality  Collaborate with data architects, modellers and IT team members on projects goals  Determine in conjunction with the Data Architect what data management systems are appropriate  Obtain information from the data scientist to determine which data is needed for analysis to determine and provide data which is needed  Support the achievement of the business strategy, objectives and values  Stay abreast of developments in field of expertise  Ensure personal growth and enable effectiveness in performance of roles and responsibilities  Participate and support corporate responsibility initiatives for the achievement of business strategy  Seek opportunities to improve business processes, models and systems through agile thinking  Experience: ETL Databases  SQL 
Salary: Negotiable

Business Analyst Specialist Reference No: 910388439 | Johannesburg, South Africa | Posted on: 09 November 2021

PBT Group is looking for a Senior Business Analyst, the candidate needs to demonstrate 'Collections and Recoveries, Risk management, Payments, Data Analysis experience has a good technical aptitude within the banking industry.  Requirements: Able to handle conflict and difficult conversations Thoroughly understands Agile and SAFe and the role a BA plays within this framework Manage activities and associated estimates based on release and iteration schedules Proactively identifying risks to delivery, quality or overall project success Must be flexible to adapt to constant change Be able to communicate with senior stakeholders across the value chain Great attention to detail, Values driven and Teamplayer The individual must have an excellent command of the BA discipline Previously worked on Jira & Confluence To work with stakeholders throughout the organisation; to build a holistic view of the organisations strategy; processes;information and information technology assets The specialist BA links and aligns the business mission; strategy and processes of an organisation to its information technology strategy He or she documents this using multiple models or views that show how the current and future needs of an organisation will be met in an efficient; sustainable; agile and adaptable manner To bring business needs; capabilities; technology and process together in an efficient and effective manner The specialist BA has mastered the industry recognised knowledge areas for Business Analysis and works at the highest levels of abstraction; ambiguity and complexity within the organisation. He or she performs business analysis tasks to connect information; technology; processes and business needs in varying levels of detail within anarea of speciality; and is able to perform all business analysis tasks at both ends of the detail spectrum
Salary: Negotiable

Data Modeller Insurance Reference No: 105359578 | Johannesburg, South Africa | Posted on: 09 November 2021

PBT Group is looking for a Data Modeller with Insurance experience to design and maintain data models/structures at both enterprise and system / application level, persist data in an efficient and structured way to enable the value of the date to be unlocked and to create appropriate data and class structures that enable the flow of data between providers and consumers. Knowledge and Experience:  5 years IT related experience with 2 years+ in a Data Modelling role Design data models that meet the business requirements and align to the agreed architecture framework Ensure data modelling deliverables are delivered according to project plan and budget to meet commitment to stakeholders Ensure all data modelling activities and deliverables are aligned to the development methodology and to the data modelling principles and standards Apply approved tooling to create the data modelling deliverables Adopt the Enterprise Data Model (which is based on the IFW) as a standard for data model designs to leverage best practice and fast track data modelling efforts Translate business requirements into data requirements Analyse and profile the source data to understand data quality issues , relationships, patterns and rules in the data Structure data requirements into logical data constructs based on the Enterprise Data Model, including ERD models, dimensional models and UML class models to ensure optimal implementation Compile Source to Target Mapping Specifications including the appropriate Transformation Rules Identifying definitive or authoritative source of data, analysing source data, and identifying gaps to target structures Enable physical implementation of the data structure by generating the first cut physical data model from the logical data model Facilitate dataflow understanding by collating dataflow diagrams outlining the flow of data across systems and interfaces Reduce non value adding work by identifying opportunity for re-use of the Enterprise Data Model Maintain up to date knowledge of latest developments in the Data Modelling domain, including reading; continuous professional development courses, seminars and conferences Contribute to the creation of a comprehensive governed framework by working with the data modelling CoE and contributing towards defining the data modelling standards Advise stakeholders on application of data modelling practices through consultation Perform peer review on work performed by other team members Identify opportunities to improve or enhance processes Seek opportunities to improve business processes, models and systems through agile thinking Support the achievement of the business strategy, objectives and values Participate and support corporate responsibility initiatives for the achievement of business strategy Job related experience: Able to demonstrate practical experience in relational and dimensional modelling techniques, OO modelling experience also an advantageExperience using Infosphere Data Architect or any other Data Modelling ToolExperience with industry models such as IFW BFMDWBroad understanding of Data Management (DMBOK), systems development lifecycle methodologies and IT ArchitectureRelevant regulatory knowledge, and understanding of banking and financial servicesExperience in NoSQL and other forms of database modelling advantageous
Salary: Negotiable

Quantitative Business Analyst Reference No: 3762797518 | Johannesburg, South Africa | Posted on: 03 November 2021

PBT Group has an opportunity for a Quantitative Analyst to design, specify, build, configure and test solutions for delivering the necessary capability to business that enables quality solutions and a client centric orientation. These include pricing and risk management solutions along with their related IT processes.   Duties: Constructing and/or critically analysing financial models (eg: product pricing, curve stripping, scenario analysis) Process-design, -analysis, -testing and –troubleshooting in the area of pricing/risk-analysis Systems-capability/fit analysis in the area of pricing/risk-analysis Data analysis - analyse data and situation, identify and solve problems, reason logically and drive valid conclusions Software analysis - analyse, design and implement purchased or in-house applications Testing and validation of logic and processes implemented Shared ownership of recurring production incidents by working with multiple stakeholders to resolve system issues Weekly production support rotation with the rest of the team Engage with the macro-environment to look for new opportunities, capabilities and trends that would add value to the required analysis work Suggest changes in executing work processes to better drive value and benefits for the business Prepare and share recommendations for process and systems improvements in relevant area of accountability Actively participate in team, cross-discipline and vendor-driven collaboration sessions or forums to increase understanding of the working environment (current and planned) Engage with key stakeholders to gather information with regards to changes and developments in their business area that would impact demand for allocated BT technologies Review demand items in partnership with business to better understand impacts on the relevant BT system, processes and systems environment Partner with process owners to create suitable roadmaps for business development and in anticipation of system and process enhancements Test and identify where service gaps would exist should different technologies be applied to the same process or where business process changes would not be accommodated by existing technology capabilities Analyse business requests to clearly understand business requirements and translate this into clear technical terms and specifications to best solve business problems Consolidate all knowledge articles and user training material Develop and share final service pack for relevant stakeholders Coordinate the integration activities of service providers Monitor benefits against what was detailed in the business case Control specific measures and mechanisms to measure benefits   Experience: 2+ years of relevant, quant, risk and business analysis experience Financial markets knowledge is a MUST Experience in designing and implementing integrated solutions (i.e. good understanding of systems integration) Experience in designing, testing and configuring quantitative systems in Capital Markets (Market Risk, Credit Risk, XVA, etc) Working knowledge of SQL and ability to analyse data Multi asset class, and trade life cycle knowledge would be beneficial Business process modelling and design capabilities Ability to work with data: understanding of data models and ability to validate data flows between and within systems Attention to detail, but also the ability to see the big picture and understand broader impact Good communication skills and the ability to work with difficult people Self-starter   Qualifications/ Certification: Relevant degree Post-graduate qualification in Mathematical Finance or another quantitative discipline (must have) 2+ years of relevant, quant, risk and business analysis experience Financial markets knowledge is a MUST  
Salary: Negotiable

IT & Financial Process Engineer Reference No: 1778152047 | Johannesburg, South Africa | Posted on: 03 November 2021

PBT Group has an opportunity for a Process Engineer with 3 to 5 years relevant experience. The Process Engineer will be responsible for creating and executing process improvement opportunities within the business in support of business and process owners.   The Process Engineer is responsible for eliciting the "as-is" process and assessing the impact of changes to people, process & technology. The incumbent is responsible for designing the "to-be" process taking into consideration the process and business performance measures. The incumbent assists the relevant stakeholders with designing a robust and efficient business process ensuring the correct use of technology within the organization.   Duties: Contributes to cost efficiencies and productivity Demonstrates cost consciousness and awareness of personal contribution to costs and productivity. Identifies and escalates potential risks that may lead to increased costs. Prevents wastage and identifies process improvements to contain and reduce costs and increase productivity. Creates solutions to meet customer demands Reviews, improves and implements customer service solutions in line with company policies, shared values and Treating Customers Fairly (TCF) outcomes. Communicates how the customer service solution will be implemented and secures buy-in. Builds customer trust and loyalty. Resolves customer dissatisfaction/complaints and takes ownership of the problem. Creates and Maintains Process Performance Metrics for business solutions Creates a process performance baseline for the business which forms the basis for creating performance opportunities. Monitors and measures metrics to ensure they are relevant and aligned to the business performance in terms of cost, revenue, Return on equity, etc. Designs process solutions to fit business needs Designs and presents multiple solutions or concepts according to business requirements. Identifies and optimises common processes across the enterprise and at group level. Ensures continuous process improvement to enable effective operational processes Implements business processes according to benchmarks and the Shared Values. Reviews and reports on the performance of business processes. Analyses the internal service delivery processes and comes up with innovative ideas and/or participates in working groups to improve and streamline processes, increase revenue, drive efficiencies and minimise redundancy and waste. Monitors and controls the quality of business processes in terms of defined standards. Ensures operational excellence through the delivery of work processes according to defined quality standards Works with enhanced processes and procedures to maintain operational efficiencies. Ensures that quality standards are adhered to. Adheres to Company policies and procedures. Maintains accurate activity reports. Ensures that all processes comply with regulatory requirements Ensures that all processes reflect regulatory and operational risk mitigation in support of business Risk and Audit department. Participates in planned activities that are appropriate for own development Understands which competencies and skills are required for own development and performance. Identifies development needs and selects effective solutions to address them. Ensures personal development plans are developed, implemented and regularly reviewed. Promotes teamwork and Inclusivity Promotes teamwork and inclusivity amongst team members and demonstrates behaviors that respect diversity. Partners and collaborates with team members to achieve team success. Shares information and knowledge that benefits the team.   Experience: Three to five years’ experience in relevant field Demonstrates broad and in-depth knowledge of general business functions, organisation structures, strategy and business change drivers and effectively uses networks/relationships to influence work outcomes and decisions to facilitate decision making. Understands business architecture and can assess capability gaps by identifying and defining business needs Effectively facilitates idea generation and works with stakeholders to identify alternative solutions. Is skilled at accurately assessing the organisations readiness for proposed approach and facilitates the effective review of options Accurately conceptualizes recommended solutions and enables stakeholders to understand new capabilities, scope of solution, implementation approach. Accurately defines dependencies, constraints and assumptions (technical or business) of the solution scope Effectively presents the information needed to facilitate a decision to invest and move forward with the proposed solution Analysis And Attention to Detail - The ability to be systematic and rule orientated in gathering, reviewing and evaluating data from a variety of perspectives; includes the ability to work with precision and highlight inconsistencies and inaccuracies in detailed information Conceptual / Big Picture Thinking - The ability to integrate information from a variety of sources, discern complex underlying relationships and predict patterns for future growth Problem Solving - Cuts to the core of issues and applies effective analysis, logic and creativity to identify and implement solutions Strategic Thinking - Applies long-term, systemic thinking, utilising factual analysis, intuition and creativity to imagine new and different futures for the business area / organisation Tolerance Of Ambiguity - Achieves results in an environment that is continually shifting and where there may be few precedents or structures to guide task execution Influencing And Impact (inc. Negotiation) - The capacity to create appropriate levels of impact by using verbal and non-verbal communication skills to influence and/or negotiate win-win agreements to proposals, plans or ideas Presentation And Facilitation - The capacity to use appropriate presentation and facilitation techniques to engage an audience and help them to understand, retain and respond appropriately to the message Business Insight and Risk Awareness - Utilises relevant economic, financial and industry data to assess business performance and make recommendations to ensure growth, viability and competitive advantage within sensible risk parameters Organisational Awareness - Understands organisational systems, structures, policies and procedures and can navigate changing dynamics and power relationships Process And Technological Competence - Utilises, identifies, enhances and leverages processes and technologies to meet business needs Teamwork - The capacity to work co-operatively with others to achieve shared goals Drive And Results Orientation - Is a self-starter and originator who maintains high levels of activity and produces a consistently high-quality output within agreed deadlines. Prompt and proactive in driving for success and sets demanding goals for self and others   Qualifications/ Certification: Min Bachelor's Degree /Postgraduate Diploma / Advanced Diploma Preferred: Bachelor of Science Engineering or Informatics or equivalent qualification.
Salary: Negotiable

Java Developer Reference No: 388049336 | Johannesburg, South Africa | Posted on: 03 November 2021

PBT Group has an opportunity for a Java Developer to develop and codify application and software solutions that are bespoke, innovative and sustainable.   Duties: Macro environment Engage with the macro-environment to look for new opportunities, capabilities and trends that would add value to the required development work Suggest changes in executing work processes to better drive value and benefits for the business Prepare and share recommendations for process and systems improvements in relevant area of accountability Actively participate in team, cross-discipline and vendor-driven collaboration sessions or forums to increase understanding of the working environment (current and planned)   Business alignment Partner with BT and Business stakeholders to create integrated roadmaps to enable business requirements delivery   Solution design and build Consolidate and prepare solution design documentation Apply standards and governance in such a way as to develop the best fit solution for business Coordinate and apply various coding efforts Collate data on coding progress achieved Address and develop solutions to problems and risks arising from coding efforts   Test Design relevant test scripts/ test cases to best determine system readiness and usability   Service handover Provide second tier support as required   Experience: 8+ years Java experience. Familiar with agile methodology Strong back end and front end development skills Strong SQL skills, especially on MSSQL Solid experience in the following technologies: SOA Microservices Docker Java Angular NodeJS Bootstrap Spring boot Hibernate Tomcat Jboss Nexus Teamcity Maven Kafka Experience with workflow tools like TIBCO AMX an advantage Experience with rules engines like Drools and advantage In depth knowledge of: Relevant system/application development language Relevant development frameworks Coding for security best practice Agile/DevOps principles and applications Bespoke BU/FA knowledge Corporate and investment banking domain (preferred) Relevant banking regulations (preferred) Worked in an Agile/DevOps environment (preferred)   Competencies: Analysis and Attention to Detail - ability to be systematic and rule orientated in gathering, reviewing and evaluating data from a variety of perspectives; includes the ability to work with precision and highlight inconsistencies and inaccuracies in detailed information. Big Picture Thinking - ability to integrate information from a variety of sources, discern complex underlying relationships and predict patterns for future growth. Drive and Results Orientation - self-starter and originator who maintains high levels of activity and produces a consistently high-quality output within agreed deadlines. Prompt and proactive in driving for results and sets demanding goals for self and others. Problem Solving – cuts to the core of issues and applies effective analysis, logic and creativity to identify and implement solutions. Customer Service Orientation - anticipates, recognises and meets the needs of internal and external clients or customers (however these are defined in the role), taking responsibility for maintaining the highest service standards and developing and sustaining productive client relationships. Building Relationships - capacity to put people at ease and build sound relationships based on mutual trust and openness.   Qualifications/ Certification: Degree in relevant Technology OR Science OR Engineering field of study
Salary: Negotiable

Data Modeler Reference No: 1239046159 | Johannesburg, South Africa | Posted on: 03 November 2021

PBT Group, leaders in Business Intelligence in South Africa, is looking for a Data Modeler to assist with the building of Data models at both an enterprise and system / application level that meet the business and architectural objectives of the organisation.     Duties: - Design data models that meet the business requirements and align to the agreed architecture framework. - Ensure data modelling deliverables are delivered according to project plan and budget to meet commitment to stakeholders. - Ensure all data modelling activities and deliverables are aligned to the development methodology and to the data modelling principles and standards - Apply the approved tooling to create the data modelling deliverables. - Adopt the Enterprise Data Model (which is based on the IFW) as a standard for data model designs to leverage best practice and fast track data modelling efforts. - Translate business requirements into data requirements. - Analyse and profile the source data to understand data quality issues, relationships, patterns and rules in the data. - Structure data requirements into logical data constructs based on the Enterprise Data Model, including ERD models, dimensional models to ensure optimal implementation. - Compile Source to Target Mapping Specifications - Ensure complete and correct data by identifying definitive or authoritative source of data; analysing source data; and identifying gaps - Enable physical implementation of the data structure by generating the first cut physical data model from the logical data model. - Facilitate dataflow understanding by collating dataflow diagrams outlining the flow of data across systems and interfaces. - Reduce non value adding work by identifying opportunity for re-use of the Enterprise Data Model - Maintain up to date knowledge of latest developments in the Data Modelling domain, including reading; continuous professional development courses; seminars and conferences   Skills Required - 3+ years’ experience in data modelling: :: 3rd Normal form modelling :: Conceptual Data modelling :: Logical data modelling :: Physical Data modelling :: Maintenance of data models in Data modelling repository - Able to demonstrate practical experience in relational and dimensional modelling techniques, OO modelling also an advantage - Experience using Infosphere Data Architect or any other Data Modelling Tool - Experience with industry models such as IFW BDW and FSDM - Broad understanding of Data Management (DMBOK), systems development lifecycle methodologies and IT Architecture - Data analysis: Applies data analysis, data modelling, and quality assurance techniques, based upon a detailed understanding of business processes, to establish, modify or maintain data structures and associated components (entity descriptions, relationship descriptions, attribute definitions). Advises database designers and other application development team members on the details of data structures and associated components. - Data Modelling: Specialist knowledge of database concepts, object and data modelling techniques and design principles. - Must have done modelling in data modelling tools such as PowerDesigner, E/R Studio, CA Erwin, Rational Data Architect - Understanding of other types of data modelling (Atomic, Vault, Star schema) for applications, integration and BI systems - Solid experience in implementing solutions with Referential Integrity - Experience in implementation of solutions on various RDBMS - Experience in modelling in Big data platforms (Hadoop, NoSql, etc.) would be an advantage - Experience PowerDesigner data modelling tool (advantage) - Integration of data models into metadata repositories and business glossaries (advantage)   Education: - Relevant data warehouse and BI solution training is essential. - B.Sc. or related degree is advantageous. - 5+ years programming experience.   Personal Skills: - Exercises substantial personal responsibility and autonomy. Plans own work to meet given objectives and processes in an efficient manner. Plans, schedules and monitors work to meet time and quality targets. - Work includes a broad range of complex technical or professional activities, in a variety of contexts. Investigates, defines and resolves complex issues. - Accomplishing tasks by considering all areas involved, no matter how small; showing concern for all aspects of the job; accurately checking processes and tasks; being watchful over a period of time. - Makes decisions which influence the success of projects and team objectives. - Selects appropriately from applicable standards, methods, tools and applications. Communicates fluently, orally and in writing, and can present complex information to both technical and non-technical audience. - Facilitates collaboration between stakeholders who share common objectives. - Setting high goals for personal and group accomplishment; using measurement methods to monitor progress toward goals; tenaciously working to meet or exceed goals while deriving satisfaction from that achievement and continuous improvement. - Participates in external activities related to data modelling - Takes responsibility for driving own development by actively identifying new areas for learning; regularly creating and taking advantage of learning opportunities. Rapidly absorbs new information and applies it effectively.  
Salary: Negotiable

Senior Data Modeller Reference No: 3501018774 | Johannesburg, South Africa | Posted on: 03 November 2021

PBT Group has an opportunity for Data Modellers to design and maintain optimal data models/structures at both an enterprise and system / application level that meet the business and architectural objectives of the organisation.   Duties: Design data models that meet the business requirements and align to the agreed architecture framework. Ensure data modelling deliverables are delivered according to project plan and budget to meet commitment to stakeholders. Ensure all data modelling activities and deliverables are aligned to the development methodology and to the data modelling principles and standards Apply the approved tooling to create the data modelling deliverables. Adopt the Enterprise Data Model (which is based on the IFW) as a standard for data model designs to leverage best practice and fast track data modelling efforts. Translate business requirements into data requirements. Analyse and profile the source data to understand data quality issues, relationships, patterns and rules in the data. Structure data requirements into logical data constructs based on the Enterprise Data Model, including ERD models, dimensional models to ensure optimal implementation. Compile Source to Target Mapping Specifications Ensure complete and correct data by identifying definitive or authoritative source of data; analysing source data; and identifying gaps Enable physical implementation of the data structure by generating the first cut physical data model from the logical data model. Facilitate dataflow understanding by collating dataflow diagrams outlining the flow of data across systems and interfaces. Reduce non-value adding work by identifying opportunity for re-use of the Enterprise Data Model Maintain up to date knowledge of latest developments in the Data Modelling domain, including reading; continuous professional development courses; seminars and conferences.   Skills Required:   Data Management Domain Knowledge: Data Modelling Concepts: Erwin & SAP Sybase Power Designer Canonical Data Modelling Entity Relationship Modelling Physical Database Design Configuration Management Data Flow Management Data warehousing, Data Integration, Data Mining Data Quality Master Data Management Metadata   Tools- Technical Skills: IBM Infosphere Information Governance Catalog - Building the Governance Catalog IBM Information Analyzer Essentials v IBM InfoSphere DataStage Essentials IBM InfoSphere Advanced DataStage - Parallel Framework IBM InfoSphere DataStage v - Advanced Data Processing IBM InfoSphere QualityStage Essentials v IBM InfoSphere Advanced QualityStage v Collibra Talend Metadex -(SSIS) Linux SQL   Skill package will include knowledge in: APIs, PERL, Python, SQL, XML, Java, C/C++ and others.   Understanding of at least some of the newest trends in the DBMS debate like: NoSQL platforms such as Cassandra, MongoDB, Couchbase, Riak, Redis, FlockDB, Stig   Cloud Knowledge: AWS, Azure, IBM etc.   Experience Required: 3-5 years and/or relevant industry experience as well as experience in the Data Modelling discipline Able to demonstrate practical experience in relational and dimensional modelling techniques, OO modelling also an advantage Experience using Infosphere Data Architect or any other Data Modelling Tool Experience with industry models such as IFW BDW and FSDM Broad understanding of Data Management (DMBOK), systems development lifecycle methodologies and IT Architecture Relevant regulatory knowledge, and understanding of banking and financial services   Technical Competencies: Data analysis: Applies data analysis, data modelling, and quality assurance techniques, based upon a detailed understanding of business processes, to establish, modify or maintain data structures and associated components (entity descriptions, relationship descriptions, attribute definitions). Advises database designers and other application development team members on the details of data structures and associated components. Data Modelling: Specialist knowledge of database concepts, object and data modelling techniques and design principles.   Behavioural Competencies: Exercises substantial personal responsibility and autonomy. Plans own work to meet given objectives and processes in an efficient manner. Plans, schedules and monitors work to meet time and quality targets. Work includes a broad range of complex technical or professional activities, in a variety of contexts. Investigates, defines and resolves complex issues. Accomplishing tasks by considering all areas involved, no matter how small; showing concern for all aspects of the job; accurately checking processes and tasks; being watchful over a period of time. Makes decisions which influence the success of projects and team objectives. Selects appropriately from applicable standards, methods, tools and applications. Communicates fluently, orally and in writing, and can present complex information to both technical and non-technical audience. Facilitates collaboration between stakeholders who share common objectives. Setting high goals for personal and group accomplishment; using measurement methods to monitor progress toward goals; tenaciously working to meet or exceed goals while deriving satisfaction from that achievement and continuous improvement. Participates in external activities related to data modelling Takes responsibility for driving own development by actively identifying new areas for learning; regularly creating and taking advantage of learning opportunities. Rapidly absorbs new information and applies it effectively.   Qualifications/ Certification: A degree/diploma in Computer Science / Information Systems / Business Administration / Commerce or equivalent Preferred Qualifications: TOGAF    
Salary: Negotiable

AWS Data Engineer Reference No: 2816695148 | Johannesburg, South Africa | Posted on: 03 November 2021

We are looking to hire a skilled AWS Cloud ETL Developer to design and build AWS Cloud ETL pipelines for ingesting and processing of Big data.   Your duties will include working with the AWS data lake development team, developing and implementing solutions to facilitate movement of data, testing the solutions and performing third line support for developed solutions. DUTIES: - Consult with business teams to understand data ingestion and processing requirements - Develop effective, secure, and fit-for-purpose ETL capabilities to ingest and process data to, from and on the cloud - Identify suitable cloud components on the basis of performance, cost-effectiveness, security, and other relevant metrics - Develop patterns which meet the business objectives, follow best practices, and are extendable or re-usable - Follow the software development lifecycle - Test and troubleshoot solution characteristics - Provide documentation on how your solution should be used, and train business teams how to use them - Provide third line support for developed solutions, including troubleshooting and implementing corrective measures, tuning and optimisation, and monitoring. - Identify and assist with improvements to developed solutions, on the basis of operational excellence, security, reliability, performance efficiency and cost optimisation. - Manage time effectively through planning and prioritisation of activities - Discuss and communicate progress with the development team and stakeholders   EXPERIENCE: - Be familiar with modern cloud concepts and best practices. - Must have development experience on traditional relational databases and with big data technologies. - Extensive knowledge of coding languages especially Python, PySpark and SQL. - Experience working with AWS cloud technologies for processing business data - Solid knowledge / experience with Business Intelligence architectures, best practices & principles and techniques. - Proven work experience as a Data Engineer developing ETL code, pipelines and data engineering - Understand and integrate with common Enterprise IT components such as Active Directory, virtual machines, shares, etc - Ability to troubleshoot and solve complex technical problems - Experience managing the software development lifecycle - Creative problem-solving skills around data engineering and data integration. - The ability to prioritise activities and deliver on time - Be willing and able to learn and adapt to the changing tech landscape - Have a positive attitude and strong written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills   ADVANTAGEOUS SKILLS: - Data warehousing experience - Big data experience - Relevant AWS cloud certification/s - Experience with Terraform   QUALIFICATIONS/ CERTIFICATION: - Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Data Engineering or related field - Ideally have at least one relevant AWS cloud certification  
Salary: Negotiable

Senior SAS Consultant with credit/lending experience Reference No: 2502311032 | Johannesburg, South Africa | Posted on: 03 November 2021

PBT Group has an opportunity for Senior SAS Consultants with strong credit/lending experience in the financial/banking industry. Power BI & Teradata experience would be an advantage.   Experience: Self-starters Understanding of banking data and landscape SAS expert – automation of jobs Strong Power BI Teradata good working knowledge to leverage via SAS Ability to drive reports and output into PowerBI from SAS and automate end to end Ability to engage and manage senior stakeholder Strong analytical background – more a quant type role – ability to take 1 line problem statements and break them down and solve the issue end to end Working knowledge around acquisitions, CVM (scoring pre-approval deals) and collections would be beneficial as they are aware of best practice and how best to unlock low hanging fruits quickly QlikView and SQL would also be beneficial in regards to understanding work done by the BI department – read, interpret and understand to help fix possible issues and errors.   Qualifications/ Certification: A degree in Computer Science / Information Systems / Business Administration / Commerce or equivalent
Salary: Negotiable

Data Modeler Reference No: 2396998285 | Johannesburg, South Africa | Posted on: 03 November 2021

PBT Group has an opportunity for a Data Modeler to provide expertise, advice and support by designing and developing logical and physical data models and databases to meet the needs of the organisations information systems and business requirements.   The Data Modeller is responsible for data standards and procedures, warehousing, distributed data management and information management functions.   Duties: Manage cost related to income to increase profitability and efficiencies for the business Increase operational efficiency and suggest solutions to enhance cost effectiveness and prevent wastage Identify process improvements in order to save costs Identify, control and escalate potential risks which may lead to increased costs Deliver against operational and cost targets Delivers internal and external customer service excellence through adherence to quality service standards for data management Adhere to shared company values and service standards with regard to customer interaction. Resolve customer dissatisfaction/complaints by taking ownership of the problem. Analyse customer feedback to help improve customer service. Ensure that delivery is accurate, timeous and of an acceptable standard. Ensure that product knowledge and advice is technically accurate. Know and understand customer needs in order to deliver a quality service. Propose ideas to improve customer service Coordinate data models, dictionaries, and other database documentation across multiple applications Maintain the data dictionary internal and external to the data model Maintain the business glossary internal and external to the data model Create logical and physical data models using best practices to ensure high data quality and reduced redundancy Optimize and update logical and physical data models to support new and existing projects Ensure that the source to target mapping is done in accordance to the requirement Maintain all ETL and business rules within the data model Maintain all model related metadata Develop best practices for standard naming conventions and coding practices to ensure consistency of data models Recommend opportunities for reuse of data models in new environments Work with data transformation teams to ensure that the model design and development is properly communicated Review modifications to existing data modeling software to improve efficiency and performance Develop and maintain the Business Matrix Manage the flow of information between departments using the data model design Develop policies and procedures related to development and support of new and ongoing systems to ensure the integrity of data Assure transformation rules are maintained, accurate and consistent Perform reverse engineering of physical data models from databases and SQL scripts Validate business data objects for accuracy and completeness Evaluate data models and physical databases for variances and discrepancies Continuously assess own performance, seek timely and clear feedback and request training where appropriate Identify effective activities to address own development gaps. Create own development plan and review plan with team leader. Understand which competencies and skills are required to be mastered to ensure personal development and performance   Experience: 6 to 8 years related experience Strong technical and statistical model building, including scorecard and capital modeling MySQL Workbench, Erwin Data Modeller, MS Visio + Strong experience in Hybrid cloud environments, Strong analysis and communication skills MySQL Workbench, Amundsen, Erwin Data Modeller, Lucid Chart, SQuirrel SQL Client, MS Visio, Enterprise Architect, Finance Domain knowledge Use of macro-economic and other drivers to build technical predictive models Quick to understand client/user requirement. Ability to provide ideas which may have a bearing on design early in the process Highly skilled in flow diagrams. Provide for all possible loops to make coding and numerical process easy Very experienced individual who demonstrates advanced level of numerical/statistical proficiency. Solution offers lots of features that provide for business policy rules and will be functional to client, (e.g. appropriately measure and quantify the degree of new business risk being written.) Ability to coordinate multiple projects and officially hand over end-product to client, providing the necessary demonstration and is able to answer complex questions relevant to the model High level evaluation of model/s. Assesses how different models best serve client requirements. Informed on model building best practice and provides thought leadership on model design   Qualifications/ Certification: Minimum: Relevant B.Sc or B.Com degree Preferred: Honours degree with focus in Information Management
Salary: Negotiable

MicroStrategy Consultant Reference No: 962230709 | Johannesburg, South Africa | Posted on: 03 November 2021

PBT Group, leaders in Business Intelligence, is searching for a MicroStrategy BI Consultant who will be responsible for generating interactive reports dashboards as well as analysis.   The successful candidate would ideally need to be a MicroStrategy Certified Engineer.   Duties and Responsibilities: - Develop Business Intelligence reports - Hands on development of Dynamic Dashboards Scorecards and Statistical reporting using BI tools - Develop a strong understanding of the source system that pass data to the reporting systems - Develop applications in MicroStrategy - Train and mentor team members - Quality Control   SKILLS REQUIRED: - Matric/ Grade 12 qualification - Relevant Diploma or certificate - Solid MicroStrategy report and analysis experience - Preferred: MicroStrategy Certified Engineer - Must have more than 3 years’ ETL experience in large customer databases and data marts - Knowledge and experience in a range of Business Intelligence tools - Solid experience interacting with business users and Managers - Technical training in a multidimensional tools such as Microsoft SQL MicroStrategy
Salary: Negotiable

SAS Developers x 4 (URGENT) Reference No: 662583059 | Johannesburg, South Africa | Posted on: 03 November 2021

PBT Group has an opportunity for a SAS Developer. Banking / Financial industry experience would be a major advantage.   Duties: Enable and drive data migrations across different data lake platforms within different technologies, for example Oracle, SAS and Big data. Perform ad-hoc analysis of data from organization databases, write SQL scripts, procedures, packages, functions, and views. Develop SAS processes following existing standard structures and macros. Perform unit, system and regression testing for SAS programs for quality assurance Continually identify deficiencies in production processes, propose enhancements, and implement those enhancements to increase productivity or reduce manual effort Assist the testing team to develop test plans to verify logic of new or modified programs. Maintain organizational intellectual property through documenting of solutions on the organization’s wiki platform. Adopt a proactive approach to prevent problems from arising in the future Collaborate with assigned business units to understand their business intelligence needs and devise possible solutions. Participate in design and peer reviews Work together with key business unit stakeholders to prioritize projects and data requests Create ad-hoc reports/data extracts from organization database Interpret data and develop relevant recommendations based on data analysis findings     Experience: Education: a 3-year diploma or higher in the related field of study for example Computer Science or Information Technology. At least 5 years’ experience as a SAS Engineer with experience in development and maintenance support Experience with SAS BASE, Enterprise Guide (EG), Event Stream Processing (ESP), Visual Analytics (VA) and Data Integration (DI) are required Minimum 2yr experience in SAS application maintenance and SAS Management Console (SMC) Experience in dealing with large data sets in Hadoop / Oracle / DB2 Expertise in troubleshooting and debugging skills Knowledge of Unix and/or Linux operating systems Experience in shell /batch scripting Application packaging and deployment experience across DEV to PROD environments Experience in maintenance reporting and managing change / service requests. Knowledge and experience in end-to-end project delivery, either traditional SDLC or agile delivery methodologies (or hybrid approaches) Dashboarding experience with Power BI is desirable Expertise in troubleshooting and debugging skills Exceptional communication, documentation, and presentation skills Telecommunications experience  
Salary: Negotiable

Business Intelligence (BI) Data Architect Reference No: 990996765 | Johannesburg, South Africa | Posted on: 03 November 2021

PBT Group has an opportunity for a BI Data Architect. The Business Intelligence (BI) Data Architect is responsible for defining, designing, implementing and documenting processes, tools, methodologies and frameworks for collecting and managing data effectively throughout its life cycle, from source through to finalised business insights.   Duties: The BI Data Architect must understand the entire data landscape in order to ensure that solutions are implemented in a sustainable manner. - Interact with business and technical stakeholders to establish end-to-end information needs. - Investigate and evaluate data sources to identify limitations and determine reliability and usability. - Identify data redundancies and define and implement a road map to resolve. - Design and implement data quality resolution strategies in conjunction with business and technical stakeholders. - Implement appropriate data security controls to ensure that data is kept safe. - Design and document conceptual, logical and physical data models and repositories using a variety of data modelling techniques. - Design and document re-useable feature sets for machine learning pipelines. - Design and document data orchestration frameworks that are required to maintain data models, repositories, feature sets and data science model predictions. - Establish, maintain, and ensure compliance with data modelling and data integration standards - Document and implement data management and governance standards and processes.   Experience: - Minimum 7 years’ experience in BI / Data Science with over 5 years’ experience in implementing complete BI solutions at an enterprise level. - Excellent oral and written communication skills. - Strong analytical and problem-solving skills. - Ability to navigate ambiguity and complexity. - Solid experience in gathering data requirements and performing advanced data analysis techniques. - Experience working with BI front-end tools to develop prototype solutions (Power BI) - Experience in designing conceptual, logical and physical data models and repositories at an enterprise level with a specific focus on re-usability. - Strong database fundamentals (normalization and de-normalization). - Experience in ETL design and good understanding of ETL solution architectures. - ODS, data warehouse, data mart, cube, database technologies and big data frameworks. - Experience working with very large data volumes. - Strong understanding of Master Data management (MDM), Metadata Management and Data Governance (DG). - Strong SQL query writing ability (across database environments). - Microsoft data technology skills (SSIS, SSAS, SSRS, T-SQL). - Good understanding of structure, semi-structured and unstructured data sources (XML, JSON). - Data science programming (Python, R, Java, C#). - Experience in building machine learning feature pipelines.   Qualifications/ Certification: - Minimum bachelor’s degree in either computer science, computer engineering, information systems or a related field. - Certifications in business intelligence or data science will be an added advantage.
Salary: Negotiable

AWS Data & Software Engineers Reference No: 3104894039 | Johannesburg, South Africa | Posted on: 03 November 2021

We are looking to hire skilled AWS Cloud ETL and Software Developers to design and build AWS Cloud ETL pipelines for ingesting and processing of Big data.   Your duties will include working with the AWS data lake development team, developing and implementing solutions to facilitate movement of data, testing the solutions and performing third line support for developed solutions. DUTIES: - Consult with business teams to understand data ingestion and processing requirements - Develop effective, secure, and fit-for-purpose ETL capabilities to ingest and process data to, from and on the cloud - Identify suitable cloud components on the basis of performance, cost-effectiveness, security, and other relevant metrics - Develop patterns which meet the business objectives, follow best practices, and are extendable or re-usable - Follow the software development lifecycle - Test and troubleshoot solution characteristics - Provide documentation on how your solution should be used, and train business teams how to use them - Provide third line support for developed solutions, including troubleshooting and implementing corrective measures, tuning and optimisation, and monitoring. - Identify and assist with improvements to developed solutions, on the basis of operational excellence, security, reliability, performance efficiency and cost optimisation. - Manage time effectively through planning and prioritisation of activities - Discuss and communicate progress with the development team and stakeholders   EXPERIENCE: - Be familiar with modern cloud concepts and best practices. - Must have development experience on traditional relational databases and with big data technologies. - Extensive knowledge of coding languages especially Python, PySpark and SQL. - Experience working with AWS cloud technologies for processing business data - Solid knowledge / experience with Business Intelligence architectures, best practices & principles and techniques. - Proven work experience as a Data Engineer developing ETL code, pipelines and data engineering - Understand and integrate with common Enterprise IT components such as Active Directory, virtual machines, shares, etc - Ability to troubleshoot and solve complex technical problems - Experience managing the software development lifecycle - Creative problem-solving skills around data engineering and data integration. - The ability to prioritise activities and deliver on time - Be willing and able to learn and adapt to the changing tech landscape - Have a positive attitude and strong written and verbal communication and interpersonal skills   ADVANTAGEOUS SKILLS: - Data warehousing experience - Big data experience - Relevant AWS cloud certification/s - Experience with Terraform   QUALIFICATIONS/ CERTIFICATION: - Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Data Engineering or related field - Ideally have at least one relevant AWS cloud certification  
Salary: Negotiable

Business Analyst Specialist Reference No: 289480858 | Johannesburg, South Africa | Posted on: 03 November 2021

PBT Group is looking for a Business Analyst Specialist to work with stakeholders throughout the organisation; to build a holistic view of the organisations strategy; processes; information and information technology assets. The specialist BA links and aligns the business mission; strategy and processes of an organisation to its information technology strategy. He or she documents this using multiple models or views that show how the current and future needs of an organisation will be met in an efficient; sustainable; agile and adaptable manner. To bring business needs; capabilities; technology and process together in an efficient and effective manner. The specialist BA has mastered the industry recognised knowledge areas for Business Analysis and works at the highest levels of abstraction; ambiguity and complexity within the organisation. He or she performs business analysis tasks to connect information; technology; processes and business needs in varying levels of detail within an area of speciality; and is able to perform all business analysis tasks at both ends of the detail spectrum. Responsibilities: Develop collaborative relationships through dealing with different cultural customs, and political factors Diffuse and address conflict Identify where conflicts and/or synergies exist between technologies and business functions Meet business needs through the ability to perform vendor/solution evaluation and solution validation Stay abreast of developments in field of expertise, ensuring personal and professional growth  Drive the business area by identifying and executing on opportunities  Ensure success of high risk or strategic projects  Create and maintain an operating plan (business roadmap) for achieving the strategic vision and operating platform, while delivering on expected business results Identify and prioritize business initiatives and produce feasibility studies, cost-benefits and business case documents justifying the investment required  Define business vision, goals, objectives, business processes and requirements Support the achievement of the business strategy, objectives and values Enable skilling and required corrective action to take place by sharing knowledge and industry trends with team  Obtain buy-in for developing new and/or enhanced processes that will improve the functioning of stakeholders' businesses Ensure team success  Promote and contribute to the organisation Business Analysis Centre of Excellence   Knowledge and Experience: 10 Years Experience in a Analysis role and 6 Years in a Senior role  Built high performance culture  Built and maintained stakeholder relationships Completed reports and achieved budgets Designed workforce planning solutions  Developed and implemented communications strategy  Manage internal process  Managed transformation and innovation  Managed process results  Managed relationships Managed self  Supported transformation, change and continued improvement 
Salary: Negotiable

QlikView Front End Developer Reference No: 2133547104 | Johannesburg, South Africa | Posted on: 03 November 2021

PBT Group has a vacancy for strong QlikView Front End Developer. Programming skills would be a plus.   DUTIES: Create and maintain the end user applications, typically using off-the-shelf data access software or conventional query- and reporting tools. Develop the semantic layer, metadata, reports and report definitions. Develop graphs and portal interfaces. Load and maintain the metadata for the data access tool. Troubleshoot BI tools, systems and software; performance-tune these applications as necessary. Produce complex, efficient, error-free reporting solutions and related documentation. BI front end development on data structures, cubes, reporting, dashboards, etc.   SKILLS REQUIRED: Strong QlikView Front End Development experience Data warehouse modelling skills is advantageous, in order to understand the data warehouse data models. A sound knowledge of SQL, or the language used to access the data warehouse from the access- or end-user reporting tools. A sound knowledge of the capabilities of the data access- and reporting tools, to know what their capabilities and shortcomings are – in order to exploit or avoid those aspects in the end user programs or reports. Keep abreast of new releases of these tools and work-arounds to overcome problem areas using these tools. Exposure to various BI front end applications, with working knowledge in at least one of them. Strong ability to analyse user requirements and build front-end BI applications according to specifications. Knowledge of scripting languages. Experience with one or more of the industry standard databases desired. Attention to detail and strong logical reasoning ability. Good communication skills. Pride of work, thoroughness and attention to detail.   REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS / TRAINING: Relevant data warehouse and BI solution training is essential. Sc. or related degree is advantageous.
Salary: Negotiable

Senior Data Analyst Reference No: 4014970175 | Cape Town, South Africa | Posted on: 02 November 2021

PBT Group has a role for a Data Analyst with experience in using a variety of data tools, analysis methods and data visualization to turn data into actionable insights with demonstrable business impact.  The person fulfilling this role will not only analyse data models, but also test the outputs, investigate & troubleshoot data issues and devise solutions in line with best practice. A high competency in problem-solving capabilities is essential.  Qualifications and Experience: Diploma/Bachelor Degree (Information Systems; Statistics; Data or Computer Science; Engineering) or equivalent (preferred but not essential) Functional experience in analytics, data visualisation or reporting 2-5 years of experience performing data /systems /information analysis in a BI environment Knowledge of and experience with reporting packages Adept at queries, report writing and presenting findings for stakeholder use Experience working with data in various data sources and databases Ability to translate business requirements into non-technical terms Demonstrated experience in handling large data sets and relational databases with proven SQL skills Ability to comply to and manage data assets under strict governance framework Experience in agile development desired Business experience in financial services or financial asset management will be advantageous Ability to work with data profiling, data quality and reference data toolsets advantageous
Salary: R3 to R9

BI Technical Lead Reference No: 120662919 | Cape Town, South Africa | Posted on: 02 November 2021

We are currently recruiting for a BI Technical Lead to join the PBT Team. The role requires an IT specialist with advanced analytical and technical skills who will be responsible to lead a Data Warehouse Centre of Excellence team and be able to establish new technology components and reusable solution patterns that can be leveraged by business-facing development teams in their day-to-day solutions. You are regarded as a data warehouse specialist with advanced analytical and technical skills who understands data modeling, data engineering, data visualisations and analytical models. You should be able to communicate technical information to technical teams, as well as be competent in communicating challenges and solutions to project and operational leadership. An understanding of data management solutions and a keen sense of the strategic value of information to an organisation will be of importance. You will also be responsible for developing data pipelines, data models, monitoring programme/ job performance, designing data warehousing blueprints, evaluating hardware and software platforms, and integrating systems; translating business needs into long-term architecture solutions. About you: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Statistics, Informatics, Information Systems, Engineering, or another quantitative field / National Diploma in an Information Technology related discipline preferred 5+ years experience in application and data engineering background with a solid background in SQL is required Data architecture design and delivery experience preferred Knowledge and Experience: Experience in data engineering background with a solid background in data warehousing environments Experience in database management system (DBMS) physical implementation, including tables, joins and SQL querying. A solid background in Data Warehousing using SQL and ETL procedures is required, with a strong grounding in data modeling using either Kimball or Data Vault methodologies Experience in Hadoop Distributed File System, and experience in Spark, Oozie and NiFi are highly advantageous. Experience in data warehouse automation and the development of data pipelines using ETL tools (e.g. SAP Data Services), automation (e.g. Wherescape), scheduling and test automation (e.g. Robot) is desirable Experience of structured data, such as entities, classes, hierarchies, relationships and metadata. Experience in agile development Ability to comply to and manage data assets under a strict governance framework Strong Data Engineering background with a specific focus on staging high-quality data Data Management technologies (e.g. Informatica Data Quality (IDQ), Informatica Enterprise Data Catalog (EDC), Axon, EBX) are preferred Data architecture design and delivery experience preferred Data pipeline development experience in BI is recommended. Experience in Wherescape advantageous
Salary: Negotiable

Analyst Programmer Reference No: 2338503886 | Cape Town, South Africa | Posted on: 27 October 2021

Technical Skills: Good Knowledge of different platforms or browsers and how each work Do things need to be tweaked a little bit to ensure everything works across browsers, platforms, and devices. Very important to have as technology intensifies and diversifies. Wide range of knowledge pertaining to JavaScript Frameworks Experience with frameworks such as React/AngularJS/Redux HTML5/CSS3 Not just the basics. Knowledge of how to use the latest HTML5 and CSS3 features and functions in expert and innovative ways, particularly when it comes to combining them with different frameworks. Familiarity with technologies such as Bootstrap or other frameworks, LESS, SASS or similar pre-processing technologies Advanced skills particularly when it comes to animation and creative programming. JQuery Essential Must be able to develop plugins and extensions Responsible for creating UI Widgets Javascript Backend Programming not required, but knowledge of Nodejs/Express is advantageous Java Programming is advantageous Version Control GIT or SourceTree
Salary: Negotiable

DevOps and Quality Engineer Reference No: 3210309846 | Sandton, South Africa | Posted on: 25 October 2021

DevOps and Quality Engineer Spec: -Designing, building, maintaining and optimizing automated build pipelines - Azure DevOps - Visual Studio Build -Viual Studio Code - Github -Maintain/ manage automated test toolchain (Azure DevOps Test Plan, White source bolt, SonarQube (or similar)
Salary: Negotiable

Quantitative Business Analyst Reference No: 3214115179 | Johannesburg, South Africa | Posted on: 22 October 2021

Quantitative Business Analyst   Purpose:   To design, specify, build, configure and test solutions for delivering the necessary capability to business that enables quality solutions and a client centric orientation. These include pricing and risk management solutions along with their related IT processes.   Responsibilities:   Constructing and/or critically analysing financial models (eg: product pricing, curve stripping, scenario analysis) Process-design, -analysis, -testing and –troubleshooting in the area of pricing/risk-analysis Systems-capability/fit analysis in the area of pricing/risk-analysis Data analysis - analyse data and situation, identify and solve problems, reason logically and drive valid conclusions Software analysis - analyse, design and implement purchased or in-house applications Testing and validation of logic and processes implemented Shared ownership of recurring production incidents by working with multiple stakeholders to resolve system issues Weekly production support rotation with the rest of the team Engage with the macro-environment to look for new opportunities, capabilities and trends that would add value to the required analysis work Suggest changes in executing work processes to better drive value and benefits for the business Prepare and share recommendations for process and systems improvements in relevant area of accountability Actively participate in team, cross-discipline and vendor-driven collaboration sessions or forums to increase understanding of the working environment (current and planned) Engage with key stakeholders to gather information with regards to changes and developments in their business area that would impact demand for allocated BT technologies Review demand items in partnership with business to better understand impacts on the relevant BT system, processes and systems environment Partner with process owners to create suitable roadmaps for business development and in anticipation of system and process enhancements Test and identify where service gaps would exist should different technologies be applied to the same process or where business process changes would not be accommodated by existing technology capabilities Analyse business requests to clearly understand business requirements and translate this into clear technical terms and specifications to best solve business problems Consolidate all knowledge articles and user training material Develop and share final service pack for relevant stakeholders Coordinate the integration activities of service providers Monitor benefits against what was detailed in the business case Control specific measures and mechanisms to measure benefits     Qualifications and Experience:   Relevant degree Post-graduate qualification in Mathematical Finance or another quantitative discipline (must have) 2+ years of relevant, quant, risk and business analysis experience Financial markets knowledge is a MUST   Essential Skills:   Experience in designing and implementing integrated solutions (i.e. good understanding of systems integration) Experience in designing, testing and configuring quantitative systems in Capital Markets (Market Risk, Credit Risk, XVA, etc) Working knowledge of SQL and ability to analyse data Multi asset class, and trade life cycle knowledge would be beneficial Business process modelling and design capabilities Ability to work with data: understanding of data models and ability to validate data flows between and within systems Attention to detail, but also the ability to see the big picture and understand broader impact Good communication skills and the ability to work with difficult people Self-starter  
Salary: Negotiable

Credit Data Consultant Reference No: 1094273418 | Johannesburg, South Africa | Posted on: 30 August 2021

Spec below: Job Spec: Self-starters Banking understanding of data and landscape (nice to have) SAS expert – automation of jobs PowerBI strong Teradata good working knowledge to leverage via SAS Ability to drive reports and output into PowerBI from SAS and automate end to end Ability to engage and manage senior stakeholder Strong analytical background – more a quant type role – ability to take 1 line problem statements and break them down and solve the issue end to end Working knowledge around acquisitions, CVM (scoring pre-approval deals) and collections would be beneficial as they are aware of best practice and how best to unlock low hanging fruits quickly Beyond that being self-starter and amazingly sharp will help – as I need the guys to work independently but part of larger team deliverables. Qlikview and SQL would also be beneficial in regards to understanding work done by the BI department – read, interpret and understand to help fix possible issues and errors.
Salary: Negotiable