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System Analyst (Informatica/Teradata), Data

Posting Date:  21 Nov 2023

Kuala Lumpur, Wilayah Persekutuan, MY

Company:  UOB Innovation Hub 2 Sdn. Bhd.

About UOB

United Overseas Bank Limited (UOB) is a leading bank in Asia with a global network of more than 500 branches and offices in 19 countries and territories in Asia Pacific, Europe and North America. In Asia, we operate through our head office in Singapore and banking subsidiaries in China, Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand, as well as branches and offices.

Our history spans more than 80 years. Over this time, we have been guided by our values — Honorable, Enterprising, United and Committed. This means we always strive to do what is right, build for the future, work as one team and pursue long-term success. It is how we work, consistently, be it towards the company, our colleagues or our customers.


UOB Innovation Hub 2 (InnoHub 2) is a newly set up technology centre located in Kuala Lumpur as part of UOB Group Technology and Operations to deliver innovative financial technology solutions that enable business growth and technology transformation. 

About the Department

The Technology and Operations function is comprised of five teams of specialists with distinct capabilities: business partnership, technology, operations, risk governance and planning support and services. We work closely together to harness the power of technology to support our physical and digital banking services and operations. This includes developing, centralising and standardising technology systems as well as banking operations in Singapore and overseas branches.

Job Responsibilities

You will be responsible for the end-to-end software development in the data analytics domain (which could be projects, quarterly change requests, L3 production fixes). This includes requirement analysis, solution design, development, implementation, testing and support. You will be expected to work in Enterprise & Wholesale Bank Analytics Team.
You will also be responsible for quality assurance of the team’s delivery in conformance with the Bank-defined software delivery methodology and tools. You will partner with other technology functions to help deliver required technology solutions.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Analyse user requirements and convert requirements to design documents
  • Develop system documentation to capture key design decisions
  • Communicate complex technical issues to business users in a language they understand
  • Create solution options to meet business requirements
  • Engage user to achieve concurrence on technology provided solution. Conduct review of solution documents along with Functional Business Analyst and Business Unit for sign-off
  • Create technical documents (functional/non-functional specification, design specification, training manual) for the solutions. Review interface design specifications created by development team
  • Perform design and development of applications according to change requests and project requirements
  • Participate in selection of product/tools via RFP/POC.
  • Perform detailed estimation of projects and change requests
  • Review test strategy and functional test cases created by testing team 
  • Monitor and manage risks /issues related to requirements and scope creep
  • Work with production support team members to conduct root cause analysis of issues, review new and existing code and/or perform unit testing
  • Continuously work to optimize the production run time of IT applications
  • Execute continuous service improvement and process improvement plans

Job Requirements

Functional skillsets
Hands-on experience in implementing large scale data warehouse & analytics platforms in financial services industry with good functional knowledge of products & services offered in Retail bank / Wholesale / Global Markets covering some of the following analytics domains:

  • Experience in Data Modeling, Data mapping for Data Warehouse and Data Marts solutions
  • Expertise in FSLDM / similar industry models and dimensional models
  • Financial Crime Analytics & Reporting – Transaction Monitoring, Customer Due Diligence, Payment Screening
  • Retail & Wholesale Data marts targeted at Digital engagement/ Acquisition/ profitability/ AUM/ Sales/ management 
  • Expertise in design of role based fine grained access control
  • Data security solutions targeted at full life cycle of data 
  • Designing cloud ready data solutions, Virtualization  


Technical skillsets

  • Hadoop (Cloudera)
  • Teradata
  • AS400
  • UNIX
  • Informatica 


At least, 2 to 3 technical certifications in any of the below technologies:

  • Cloudera Hadoop distribution – Hive, Impala, Spark, Kudo, Kafka, Flume 
  • Teradata – Bteq, GCFR, MDM
  • Informatica Data Integration – PC, IDR, BDM, MM, IDQ 
  • Data modelling tools (Erwin)
  • QlikSense 
  • SAS
  • AS400
  • Language – SQL, Java,  Python, Scala
  • Automation / scripting – CtrlM, Shell Scripting, Groovy 


Experience or certification in the below technologies will be an added advantage:

  • CI/CD software, Testing Tools - Jenkins, SonarQube
  • Data Analytics Tools - Qlik Sense
  • Version Control Tool - Aldon+LMe, CA Endeavor
  • Deployment Tool kit -Jenkins
  • Service or Incident Management (IcM) Tools - Remedy
  • Source Code Repository Tool - Bitbucket
  • Scheduling Tool - Control-M
  • Defect Management Tool - JIRA
  • Application Testing tool – QuerySurge

Bachelor’s degree/University degree in Computer Science, Engineering, or equivalent experience

Be a part of UOB Family

UOB is an equal opportunity employer. UOB does not discriminate on the basis of a candidate's age, race, gender, color, religion, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, or other non-merit factors. All employment decisions at UOB are based on business needs, job requirements and qualifications. If you require any assistance or accommodations to be made for the recruitment process, please inform us when you submit your online application.

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