Back-Office Platform Engineer/Architect

Back-Office Platform Engineer/Architect
Permanent role
Job Summary:
Sets the platforms vision and direction - building a high performance organization and championing change; builds strategic IT partnerships with Operations, Risk, Finance, and external vendors. Responsible for overall planning, organizing, and execution of all IT functions and ensuring the technology capabilities support the overall corporate / business strategy
Key Experiences:
*15+ years of experience in a senior Operations technology position in a complex, face-paced environment
*Experience running large IT Organizations with responsibilities including strategic planning, operational management and overall accountability for delivery quality from the organization
*Strong executive presence and stakeholder management skills
*An ability to understand both business and technology drivers and challenges
*Worked within the Financial / Banking sector
*Experience with payment (Desirable)
Functional skills (required):
*A broad understanding of Back Office: Call centre, On-boarding, Risk and Underwriting, Ledger, Reconciliations and Settlements
*Knowledge of Payments, Cards, Credit Risk and Underwriting
*Must have practical implementing/ overseeing implementations of one or more of these technologies - SAP ERP applications pertaining to ECC FICO, BW Hana, EBS, SFDC, Vertex, Kyriba, Netsuite, Coupa, Ariba
*Advanced written and verbal communication skills
*Must have a BSc in Computer Science or related to required field
*A Masters in IT Management preferred

The JM Group is operating and advertising as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for interim / contract / temporary positions. The JM Group is an Equal Opportunities employer and we encourage applicants from all backgrounds.