United Overseas Bank Ltd (UOB)

VP/FVP, Strategic/Business Intelligence Analyst

United Overseas Bank Ltd (UOB) | Date Posted: 13-Jul-2018
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'N' Levels / 'O' Levels, ITE/ NITEC/ Higher NITEC, 'A' Levels, Diploma, Bachelor's / Honours, Masters / PhD

Job Description

Functional area: Data Management Office
Employment type: Full-time
Job Type: Permanent

The Data Management Office (DMO) is a business function that covers Enterprise Data Governance, Data Management, Big Data Analytics and Enterprise Data Strategy. Data Management Office ensures that UOB meets all data governance standards set by data regulators and optimize data management and usage to help UOB make smarter, faster and more accurate decisions and to improve operational efficiency.

The Big Data Analytics Group (BDAG) leads the transformational build, use, and deployment of the banks next generation analytics capabilities across the organization. This exciting role will play a pivotal part as an Analytics Centre of Excellence that will take analytics to the next level through use of latest data and analytics technology currently being deployed. You will work either individually or in project teams to help the organization progress towards a self-service data discovery culture.

This is a unique role where the right candidate will be able to make a significant and visible contribution within a short period of time.

Your responsibilities:
  • Provide consultative support to stakeholders and senior management through use of data, analytics and also in deployment of data analytics capabilities
  • Manage and lead delivery of analytical solutions including analytical deep-dives and dashboards to help businesses leverage their internal data assets for strategic decision making
  • Drive data analytics transformation in key business units in collaboration with IT partners
  • Identify and assess business strategies and opportunities; develop appropriate analytical approaches
  • Collaborate with business units and senior management to conduct needs assessment to support organization strategies, tactics, and learning solutions that support business unit objectives
Job requirements:
  • University Degree, preferably in analytical, mathematic, computer science discipline (e.g. Finance, Statistics, Commerce, Accounting, or a related discipline).
  • 8-10 years working experience in Analytics or Business Intelligence or related consulting functions
  • Knowledge of SQL, data warehousing, data mart, big data ecosystems and data modelling a strong plus
  • Experience with business processes, data management, data flows, data relationships, data quality standards and processes, and proficiency with data analytics tools – i.e Tableau, Power BI, Qlik etc
  • Experience working in Financial Services / Banking Consulting or related sectors a plus
  • Experience in preparation of use cases, business requirements documents (BRD), system requirements specification (SRS) documents and other functional documents.
  • Good written and verbal communication skills and demonstrated success presenting in a clear and compelling manner to cross-functional stakeholders that persuades action
  • Significant experience in presenting at team meetings and in front of large groups
  • Have an understanding of project management and business processes to help drive organizational results
  • Ability to work independently and thrive in a dynamic, team-oriented environment
Company Overview
United Overseas Bank Ltd (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. Today, UOB is rated among the world’s top banks: ‘Aa1’ by Moody’s and ‘AA-’ by Standard & Poor’s and Fitch Ratings. Generations of UOB employees for the past 80 years have carried through the entrepreneurial spirit, focus on long-term value creation and an unwavering commitment to do what is right for our customers and our colleagues. At UOB, we believe in being a responsible financial services provider and we are committed to making a difference in the lives of our stakeholders and in the communities in which we operate. Just as we are dedicated to helping our customers manage their finances wisely and grow their businesses,