Misys TI+ MTP Product Consultant

  • Market Standard
  • Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Cognizant Technology Solutions UK Ltd
  • 18 Oct 17 2017-10-18

Banking and Financial Services Practice Overview: Cognizant’s BFS practice encompasses consumer lending, commercial finance, leasing, insurance, cards, payments, investment banking, wealth management and transaction processing. It is the company’s largest industry segment, serving leading financial institutions in North America, Europe, and Asia-Pacific. These include 9 of the top 10 European banks and 16 of the top 20 North American financial institutions.

The practice leverages its deep domain and consulting expertise to provide solutions across the entire financial services spectrum, and enables our clients to manage business transformation challenges, drive revenue and cost optimisation, create new capabilities, mitigate risks, comply with regulations, capitalize on new business opportunities, and drive efficiency, effectiveness, innovation and virtualisation. 

Work location: Edinburgh, with occasional travel to London and Birmingham

What is the purpose of this role?

  • Leading requirement workshops and translating the business requirements into Misys TI+ MTP (Mysis Trade Portal) workflow and providing high-level design specifications
  • Collaborating with the project teams and providing functional/domain consultancy related to product functionalities
  • Leading requirement workshop and interpreting Business Operating Model & Target Operating Model to TI+ 2.5 & MTP 5.3 for various products like - documentary Letter of Credit, documentary collections, guarantees, standby letter of credit, bank to bank refinance, discounted trade instruments (discounting & financing), trade asset management, corporate trade loans, bankers acceptance, participations & syndications, MT798 (Misys Message Manager)
  • Interfacing between the product vendors and customers and determining the best approach to close the gap
  • Managing a team of functional and technical resources in a complex trade finance programs
  • Preparing implementation and upgrade strategy
  • Co-ordinating configurations/customization around Misys TI Plus & Misys Trade Portal as per design specification; as and when required
  • Identifying risks and building mitigation plans for engagements
  • Providing functional & technical support to the testing team to create business scenarios
  • Preparing user guides and business cases
  • Conducting domain training & technical induction training on Trade Finance and Misys TI plus

Essential skills and experience include: 

  • Experience of implementing Misys TI+ / Trade Portal
  • Experience in Misys TI Plus and MTP product configuration, testing and defect fixing
  • Strong understanding on MTP Technical / SDK Framework
  • Strong understanding of MTP Data Model - version 3.x and 5.x
  • Sound understanding of TPI framework
  • MTP - Patch Upgrade experience is must
  • MTP - CMT experience is must
  • Experience with web development frameworks, XML, CSS, JSP, HTML, JMS, web services, Tomcat, Java Web Start, IBM Websphere, log4j 
  • Understanding of IBM Webpshere, Weblogic or Jboss Application servers
  • Experience with DB2, MS SQL and Oracle
  • Familiarity with front–to–back International Trade Finance products and business functions
  • Meridian repository configuration experience is desirable
  • Test Driven Development experience is desirable
  • Banking or finance application development experience is desirable 

About Cognizant:

Cognizant (NASDAQ: CTSH) is one of the world's leading professional services companies, transforming clients' business, operating and technology models for the digital era. Our unique industry-based, consultative approach helps clients envision, build and run more innovative and efficient businesses. Headquartered in the U.S., Cognizant is ranked 230 on the Fortune 500 and is consistently listed among the most admired companies in the world. Learn how Cognizant helps clients lead with digital at www.cognizant.com or follow us @Cognizant.