First Bank Jobs in Nigeria - Senior Analyst - Application Development Vacancies

First Bank Jobs in Nigeria - Senior Analyst - Application Development Vacancies

Job Objectives

  • Provide operational support for all Third Party applications within the Enterprise following IT global best practice and in line with FirstBank Information Security standards.

    Duties & Responsibilities

  • Conduct proactive monitoring, operation and maintenance of core banking applications (Bespoke, Treasury Enterprise Business Suites, CRM etc for optimal performance and ensure compliance to relevant standards

  • Provide technical direction in requirement definition, planning, coordination and implementation of Finacle and integrated Third party applications

  • Ensure prompt and effective delivery of applications to users

  • Manage the availability and optimal Performance of application configurations, problem and incident management to ensure IT service continuity and support

  • Collaborate with IT Application Solution developers and other stakeholders to ensure new applications/customizations meet the bank’s operational standard.

  • Participate in User review and User Acceptance Test to ensure changes to production meet operational standard

  • Collaborate with Information Security Operations Department to ensure that all the identified Core banking applications’ vulnerabilities are remediated appropriately

  • Ensure that SLA with vendors are monitored, reviewed and updated to deliver the expected values to the bank

  • Assist with routine application analysis, and evaluation on resource requirements necessary to maintain optimal service levels

  • Ensure all application issues are resolved and root cause(s) are documented in accordance with Bank’s standard procedure

  • Fulfil service requests and perform routine maintenance and support activities

  • Provide leadership and technical guidance to management reports

  • Monitor and ensure proper tracking of expiration of application certificates as it relates to core applications

  • Participate in testing and exercising of the bank’s business continuity management of critical products and services as it relates to core applications

  • Ensure closure of all internal and external
    audit exceptions as it relates to all core applications

  • Regularly monitor, track and ensure that recommended patches from OEMs are tested and deployed up to date for core banking applications

  • Plan, design and execute agreed End of Month (EOM)/End of Half Year (EOHY)/End of Year (EOY)activities for Nigeria and subsidiaries

  • Review all income generating processes and activities with stakeholders (Business and developers) to maximize revenue recoup and minimize income loss

  • Review team’s daily monitoring report to

  • Collaborate and engage OEMs and vendors for regular review of escalation and resolution of issues logged/raised


    Job Requirements


  • Minimum of a first degree or its equivalent in any numerical discipline (Computer Science, Engineering, Mathematics, Statistics etc.)

  • Masters or a recognized professional certification will be an added advantage


  • 5+ years of experience in systems support/ administration

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