Oracle OFSAA ERM Functional Consultant in Pleasanton, California

An experienced consulting professional who has a broad understanding of solutions, industry best practices, multiple business processes or technology designs within a product/technology family. Operates independently to provide quality work products to an engagement. Performs varied and complex duties and tasks that need independent judgment, in order to implement Oracle products and technology to meet customer needs. Applies Oracle methodology, company procedures, and leading practices.

Operates independently to provide quality work products to an engagement. Performs varied and complex duties and tasks that need independent judgment, in order to implement Oracle products and technology to meet customer needs. Applies Oracle methodology, company procedures, and leading practices. Demonstrates expertise to deliver functional and technical solutions on moderately complex customer engagements. May lead the solution design and implementation aspects of engagement(s) ensuring high quality, integrated software solutions within constraints of time and budget. May act as the team lead on projects, providing coaching, guidance and feedback to develop skills of team members. Effectively consults with management of customer organizations. Participates in business development activities. Develops and leads detailed solutions for moderately complex projects.

6-8 years of experience relevant to this position including 3-4 years consulting experience preferred. Undergraduate degree or equivalent experience preferred. Product or technical expertise relevant to practice focus. Ability to communicate effectively. Ability to build rapport with team members and clients. Ability to travel as needed.

Oracle is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.

OFSAA Business Analyst

PREFERRED LOCATIONS: CHARLOTTE, NC/RESTON, VA/NY METRO


Oracle Financial Services Global Business Unit (FSGBU) is a world leader in providing IT solutions to the financial services industry. Oracle is the world s largest enterprise software vendor with 286,000 global customers and USD 22.4 billion in revenue. Oracle s customers include ten of the top ten global banks, ten of the top ten insurance companies, ten of the top ten securities firms, five of the top five mutual fund companies and four of the top five World stock exchanges. With the experience of delivering value-based IT solutions to over 840 financial institutions in over 130 countries, the FSGBU understands the specific challenges that financial institutions face: the need for building customer intimacy and competitive advantage through cost-effective solutions while, simultaneously, adhering to the stringent demands of a dynamic regulatory environment. Our solutions have the world's most comprehensive and contemporary banking applications and provide a technology footprint that addresses their complex IT and business requirements. The solutions include, but are not limited to: - Oracle FLEXCUBE : A complete Universal Banking Product suite for retail, consumer, corporate, investment and internet banking, consumer lending, asset management and investor servicing, including payments (SWIFTNet and SEPA). Since its launch in 1997, over 354 financial institutions in over 120 countries have chosen Oracle FLEXCUBE. - OFSAA: The Oracle Financial Services Analytical Applications Suite of Solutions for Governance, Risk and Compliance.

Description:

Seeking a Business Analyst to implement Enterprise Risk Management solutions at our financial institution clients. Consultants shall become experts in Oracle s unique Financial Services Analytical Applications (OFSAA) and support our clients in their transformation initiatives including Risk management and Regulatory compliance. OFSAA consultants shall design and implement Oracle s industry leading products that are well suited to solving some of the unique issues that financial institutions face today. OFSAA Business Analysts participate in multiple client implementation tasks. Reporting directly to the Project Manager, a BAN must work closely with both Technical and Functional subject matter experts, and other team members to successfully deploy OFSAA based applications.

Job Description:

  • Under senior management s direction, design, implement and deploy Oracle OFSAA ERM applications including Credit Risk, Liquidity Risk, Market Risk, Basel requirements utilizing Oracle s project management methodologies.

  • Will Function as business analyst involving Knowledge of Core Banking with Expertise in one or more of the following areas:

o Corporate and retail credit risk.

o Basel, Liquidity Risk, Credit Risk

o Policies and processes, credit appraisal and monitoring, credit training and scoring, credit derivatives and credit portfolio management, securitization and loan approval for retail and SME, with experience in credit scoring and IT solutions.

o Operational Risk.

o Audit in banking, financial services, and Operational Risk Management.

o Candidates with experience in implementing RSCA/KRI frameworks or Basel II, Operational Risks or SOX will be preferred.

o Implementation of Basel and good knowledge of Basel and local regulatory guidelines.

o ALM / Treasury Operations

o One should be able to analyse and provide inputs on risk rating, score card development and development, implementation and validation of quantitative models in credit, market and operational risk areas.

Use prior knowledge of financial services products and experience with the typical data elements required to craft OFSAA based solutions for medium-to-complex business requirements.

  • Committed to high-quality and client service. Consistently deliver results and manage client expectations.

  • Clearly articulate and present solutions to client business audiences.

  • Keep abreast of product and industry updates and engage with broader consulting team to share best practices and contribute to knowledge management.

  • Demonstrate ability to quickly learn new concepts, relate them to client issues and craft solutions.

  • Provide functional and SME support to Risk domain products.

  • Support all phases of deploying the OFSAA platform and applications at customer sites including initial installation, patches and upgrades, application configuration, user acceptance testing and go-live.

  • Interact with Functional and Technical Consultants to ensure the successful deployment of the OFSAA platform and applications.

  • Adopt and contribute to OFSAA best practice methodologies for knowledge dissemination throughout the OFSAA Delivery organization.

  • Travel on some projects will be 100%.

  • *Preferred Requirements

  • Strong written and oral communication skills as well as strong written and oral communication skills. Must be able to clearly articulate OFSAA product functionality and requirements to both clients and colleagues at all levels, from engineering staff to senior executive management.

  • Preferred working knowledge of SQL.

  • Strong customer interaction skills and the ability to assess a client s IT processes and strategies. Mature, self-starting, self-motivating, and capable of making decisions independently.

  • Experience of the OFSAA platform architecture.

  • Implementation experience with AAI legacy solutions (OFSAA, Mantas, Oracle Financial Manager).

  • Knowledge of the financial services industry.

  • MBAs (Finance), CAs, CFAs, with at least 5 years experience from MNC banks, private sector banks, rating agencies, consulting firms, or high end risk analytics KPO firms. FRM / NCFM certification is desirable.* *

Typical Activities

  • Participate in knowledge transfer workshops with client s staff to facilitate knowledge transfer and acceptance testing.

  • Perform functional gap analysis between OFSAA Enterprise Risk Management products and client requirements.

  • Assist in functional design of gaps identified in the gap analysis

  • Provide consultancy services on functional issues reported

  • Provide walkthrough of data requirements.

  • Understand bank applications/source systems and perform

  • Data assessment,

  • Data Mapping

  • Gap analysis and mitigation Participate in internal testing process and create test plan, data and expected results.

  • Support clients during acceptance testing.

  • Co-ordinate and work with internal Oracle teams

Job: *Consulting

Organization: *OFSS

Title: OFSAA ERM Functional Consultant

Location: United States

Requisition ID: 17001CQ4