Methods/Methodology Expert - Design and Build, Brussels

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6-12 months renewable
Computer Recruitment Services
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My client is a large international bank seeking an experienced Methods Expert to join a team whose main objective is to implement, deploy and support the methodology aspects related to Design & Build management. You should have a background in Design & Build of Applications (Software Development including the full life cycle).

Candidates with previous experience in banking/finance, (at Euroclear, Clearstream, London Clearing House, CBOT, Stock Exchanges, Investment Bank, Asset Management etc) will be particularly favoured.


To guide and support project team members in the application of the methodology to their projects; the banks uses mainly UML.
To build and deliver methodology training/coaching to the Design & Build skill members, across the bank's sites (Paris, Brussels, London, etc);
To contribute to the on-going improvement of the Design & Build method (guidelines, modelling tools, quality criteria, etc.) keeping in mind the need for consistency of methodology across all the bank's sites.

Essential Skills/experience:

Minimum 5 years experience of Software development life cycle:

Analytically minded, structured thinking, & process oriented approach;

Some experience in coaching/training other team members;

Experience in influencing/leading workshops/creative problem solving;

Good English oral and written:
ability to speak in front of a wide audience and ability to write processes and procedures and to formalize the request from the business.

Distributed and Mainframe environment tools and techniques

You may have been exposed to process (re)engineering tools and practices, including:
Knowledge of industry standards (CMMi)
Knowledge of Datamodelling and BI techniques
Modelling techniques, (UML knowledge is essential or Bachman);
Knowledge of at least 2 modelling tools (some knowledge of Mega would be nice to have);
Design requirements specifications gathering;

LANGUAGES: English (also some French would be a plus).