Bank Applications Specialist - Banking Core Systems

Date: Jul 1, 2021

Location: Miami Lakes, FL, US, 33016

 

Join the Popular Team!

Founded in 1893, Popular Inc. has been built upon strong institutional values while providing broad financial services within the United States, Puerto Rico, and the Caribbean.

We strive to create an extraordinary legacy with a passion for customer service, tremendous dedication to our employees, and strong partnerships in the communities where we reside. Come explore Popular - Our bottom line is you.

Core Systems


Facilitate the achievement of obtaining optimal business value (efficiency and effectiveness) out of the resources utilized for Popular Bank's Core Application, including capital, technology, and staff. Responsible for eliciting the actual needs of the stakeholders, analyzing business requirements, identifying business opportunities, preparing documentation and evaluating risk. Ensure assigned applications work reliably for the business and are kept current per the vendor requirements; maintain, troubleshoot, and support systems daily.  Ability to exercise independent judgment under a minimum of supervision.
 

In this position, you will:

 

  • Ensure the assigned applications are fully utilizing the feature/functionality and that processes are efficient.
     
  • Responsible for evaluating product offerings and potential enhancements and identifying the feasibility, business value proposition, and/or the benefits to be gained. Make a recommendation to team with rationale.
     
  • Participate on projects as needed (system upgrades, bank integrations, etc.). Collaborate with other departments to facilitate implementations and fulfill the initiative purpose through standard practice project management. Ensure all Core System aspects of the project is completed
  • Document Requirements
  • Analysis/options or feasibility research of needs and possible solutions
    • Identifying technology and/or business solutions
    • Develop testing scripts & execute test plan to mitigate deployment risk
    • Create UAT documentation and obtain signoff 
    • Recommend solutions as applicable
    • Implement (Identify issues and escalate/manage resolution as required)
    • Develop supporting documentation (process/procedure manuals)
       
  • Participate in Disaster Recovery Application Testing
     
  • Ensure all application changes follow the standard process while keeping exceptions to a minimum.
     

To be considered, you will need:

 

  • Minimum Required: Bachelor’s degree in business or related field, and a minimum of (3) years of experience in an application/business/systems analyst/project coordinator, or finance role in a financial industry environment. Sufficient Experience may be substituted for degree requirement.
     
  • Desirable Education/Experience: 5 year’s experience is preferred for incumbents responsible for most complex duties.
     
  • Knowledge of banking products, services, policies, procedures, and regulations to ensure compliance related to area of responsibility (AML/BSA/etc). Keeps updated on changes to banking environment, bank competition and customer’s business environment applicable to area of responsibility.
     
  • Conducts analysis on work procedures, business results, and recommends changes to improve the effectiveness.
     

  • Strong Fluency in Windows applications and Microsoft Office programs such as MS Project, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
     

  • Expertise in Metavante Insight, Foxtrot
     

  • Strong Database Management Skills
     

  • Capability to learn quickly and achieve proficiency in new software applications as needed.

 

Please consider joining our DYNAMIC, friendly team! It takes only a few minutes to check-out this great opportunity and apply!

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/D/V. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.

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We reaffirm our commitment to offer essential financial services and solutions for our customers at all times, including during emergency situations and/or natural disasters. Popular’s employees are considered essential workers, whose role is critical in the continuity of these important services even under such circumstances. By applying to this position, you acknowledge that Popular may require your services during and immediately after any such events.

 


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