Technology Specialist, Risk & Performance Analytics

Sydney, Sydney
13 Aug 2018
19 Aug 2018
Job role
Newly created opportunityReady to join a dynamic team?Dynamic growth & endless opportunitiesSunsuper has been recognised as one of Australia's top superannuation funds, winning Money magazine's Best Super Fund Manager 2018. We are also proud to have been awarded SuperRatings Fund of the Year 2018, and both Chant West and Super Reviews Super Fund of the Year 2017. These awards are given to the Australian fund that demonstrates excellence across a whole range of criteria including member services, fees, investment performance, insurance and administration.Our Investment Operations team has a broad mandate covering many areas from unit pricing and traditional middle office functions to the securities lending program. To support the future growth of Sunsuper we are seeking a Technology Specialist, Risk & Performance Analytics to join our team in our Sydney office. In this newly created role, you will provide enhanced technical support, data management, and reporting for our Investment Operations team. This will include: Analysis of data from the State Street Data Warehouse (DataGX) utilising the API and provide recommendations to help inform Sunsuper on investment decisions, fund exposures and risks, and to ultimately improve Investment Operations reporting and processes.The technical ability to extract key investment data (from Aladdin), build exception reports, risk modelling, and structure to provide narratives for Board reports. Ensure that data in the relevant systems are accurate and if an exception is identified, proactively raise with the appropriate stakeholder for review and resolution.Write code in C# and SQL to develop a suite of reports to provide relevant lead and lag metrics to allow business leaders to make an informed decision. Improve and enhance the current reporting capabilities, data management process and provide ongoing support within the team. Maintaining strong relationships with the Custodian and other third party vendors to ensure Sunsuper receives a high quality service and value for money from these providers.Improve internal efficiencies to reduce cost and reliance on third party providers for incremental product/system developments.To ensure success you will be degree qualified and possess a minimum 5 years' experience in a similar role. You are analytical and solution oriented and proficient in SQL, C#, VBA, Javascript (JQuery), ASP.NET or similar. You will be an excellent communicator, and have the ability to establish and maintain trusting and credible stakeholder relationships. We offer a great team environment with a diverse range of projects and strategic deliverables. We also offer an attractive salary and benefits package.To apply for this position online please click Begin. Applications close Friday, 17 August 2018. All applications received by Sunsuper will be handled in accordance with Privacy legislation. Sunsuper is an equal opportunity employer. Location: Sydney, AU Position Description Opens in new window