Five Degrees

Five Degrees is a financial technology solutions provider that offers next generation banking software to retail and private banks. Its core BPM banking solution, Matrix, provides a fully automated banking services platform that supports any segment, product, or channel via a mid-office environment, connected to legacy back-office, or the available Matrix back office. The company supports its clients throughout the complete value chain by providing project management to technical and functional knowledge. Its technical staff offers training of users, maintenance staff, and offers support on managing parts of the infrastructure.

Five Degrees Netherlands
Jul 21, 2017
Full time
What we do?  Five Degrees is a financial technology provider delivering next generation banking software to retail and private banks. Our clients are retail banks, asset managers, online savings banks and greenfield operations in the financial services industry.  Our industry-proven and awarded Digital Banking Platform “Matrix” offers fully automated banking services supporting any segment, product or channel through a rich mid office environment, connecting to any (legacy) back-office system. Our products operate in a fully automated model with an unparalleled level of self service at every touch point giving both customers and banks real-time insight and control in the process. The cutting-edge web-based Mid-Office portal offers benefits in terms of efficiency in adapting new business processes on the go. The open API services platform integrates with any external system or service e.g. checks, passport validations, personal finance modules, AML, risk, or any external banking service required. Our clients run the technology in pre-defined flavors: full retail and SME banking, savings bank, private banking or micro finance. . . . and we do it with high quality  Five Degrees is 3rd time consecutive member of the FinTech50 and a Dutch FinTech Awards winner in the Banking IT category. Our product and setup has won multiple awards globally. How we do it?   Colleagues at Five Degrees are very proud of the company and are extremely happy with their job, as shown in the Staff Involvement Survey. Last year we were in the top 10 of best employers for companies in the category of <100 staff members, according to Effectory and Intermediair. The culture in our company is characterized as open, transparent and collaborative. We believe that fun in your work is giving better and greater results! We have monthly activities with our teams in all locations and of course the daily lunch we take in our office. Following the growing demand from the market, we are expanding the Delivery team with an  Director of Software Development Delivery Your Challenges You work in the Dutch Delivery team and are responsible for improving automation of the delivery of our Digital Banking Application. Next to that you expand our monitoring, ensure the security of our platform, optimize performance and make sure our platform is available 24/7. Some of Your Key Tasks Be responsible for the delivery of releases including forward planning and ensure that releases are delivered on time and with high quality; work continuously towards improvements in the release process as a whole. Manage risks and resolve issues that affect release scope, schedule and quality; manage relationships and coordinate DevOps activities between different teams at different locations. Lead, prepare and coordinate the Go-Live activities including the execution of the deployment plans and checklists. Develop scripts and use automation tools to build, integrate and deploy software releases to various platforms. Improve the software engineering processes and practices associated with continuously building, deploying and updating software and environments. Conduct release readiness reviews, milestone reviews and business reviews. Maintain an overview off all releases. Monitor the health and performance of the applications and solutions. Take ownership and assist the team in troubleshooting issues with deployments, test automation, tools and infrastructure. Desired Skills Bachelor degree in computer science or equivalent experience. More than 5 years’ experience in enterprise software architecture and/or at least 3 years’ experience in release management by a software vendor. A track record of  successful DevOps work with a SaaS Cloud Platform. Preferably within the AWS /Azure platforms. Experience with TFS/VSTS. Experience with tools such as PowerShell, Terraform, Chef, Octopus, or similar is an advantage. Flexibility is vital. 24/7 Stand-by support shifts and possible urgent support outside business hours are part of the job (compensation included in salary). Your Personality High energy, pro-active and strong perseverance. You are socially strong and a good communicator, both within your project team and with our clients. Strong decision-making skills and a positive “take charge” attitude. Focus on quality. Great analytical skills. Excellent written and verbal communication skills (in English). Willing to go the extra mile. Five Degrees Provides Excellent Company Benefits A spot in the top 10 best employers (<100 staff members) Market rate salary Good secondary benefits package (holiday allowance, pension plan) All inclusive (lunch, drinks, snacks and fruits) Flexible working hours and locations (further to be discussed in the interview) Lots of fun and plenty of space for your personal development (Education/Academy to learn)
Five Degrees Netherlands
Jul 21, 2017
Full time
What we do?  Five Degrees is a financial technology provider delivering next generation banking software to retail and private banks. Our clients are retail banks, asset managers, online savings banks and greenfield operations in the financial services industry.  Our industry-proven and awarded Digital Banking Platform “Matrix” offers fully automated banking services supporting any segment, product or channel through a rich mid office environment, connecting to any (legacy) back-office system. Our products operate in a fully automated model with an unparalleled level of self service at every touch point giving both customers and banks real-time insight and control in the process. The cutting-edge web-based Mid-Office portal offers benefits in terms of efficiency in adapting new business processes on the go. The open API services platform integrates with any external system or service e.g. checks, passport validations, personal finance modules, AML, risk, or any external banking service required. Our clients run the technology in pre-defined flavors: full retail and SME banking, savings bank, private banking or micro finance. . . . and we do it with high quality  Five Degrees is 3rd time consecutive member of the FinTech50 and a Dutch FinTech Awards winner in the Banking IT category. Our product and setup has won multiple awards globally. How we do it?   Colleagues at Five Degrees are very proud of the company and are extremely happy with their job, as shown in the Staff Involvement Survey. Last year we were in the top 10 of best employers for companies in the category of <100 staff members, according to Effectory and Intermediair. The culture in our company is characterized as open, transparent and collaborative. We believe that fun in your work is giving better and greater results! We have monthly activities with our teams in all locations and of course the daily lunch we take in our office. Following the growing demand from the market, we are expanding the Delivery team with an  Director of Software Development Delivery Who you are This role requires an experienced, enthusiastic, and motivated individual with a proven track record in building and growing strategic relationships with third-party software companies, Technology Partners and distributors. Your Challenges Responsible for developing and managing the strategic relationships between Five Degrees and its partners Establish and manage a certified partner program that will provide a more scalable and predictable revenue/cost model Drive partner relationships at the executive level, acting as a key resource for Five Degrees Sales and Marketing organization, conducting sales training presentations as needed, and assisting with sales qualification and closing when needed. Effectively communicate products and positioning to partners (executives and sales team members); this will require proficiency with our products and services Understand target partners’ business, political landscape, and articulate how the Five Degrees solutions matches with their interests Produce collateral for the partner channel that can be used by partner sales, executives and others to consistently represent the value of partnership Establish revenue targets and other success metrics of partnerships, monitor and report on progress regularly                Represent Five Degrees at events, partner conferences, and customer visitations Desired skills Bachelor or University degree The ideal candidate will have 8+ years of experience in sales and strategic leadership roles, ideally in a modern and automated Fintech environment and with a deep understanding of the value of a Partner ecosystem. Significant experience promoting and complex software solutions to channel partners, gained within high pressure sales role or previous channel sales role. Demonstrable track record of over achievement against significant revenue targets, in the context of medium/long sales cycles, and complex situations where the sales process involves external stakeholders and where the end to end solution involves a number of channel partners across a given supply chain High impact, dynamic person, with a record of achieving results individually and through others; an intelligent, strategic thinker with proven ability to execute channel partner/sales plans. Strong interpersonal and communication skills. Excellent organizational and people leadership capabilities The working environment is international. A solid knowledge of English is therefore required, both oral and written Five Degrees Provides Excellent Company Benefits A spot in the top 10 best employers (<100 staff members) Market rate salary Good secondary benefits package (holiday allowance, pension plan) All inclusive (lunch, drinks, snacks and fruits) Flexible working hours and locations (further to be discussed in the interview) Lots of fun and plenty of space for your personal development (Education/Academy to learn)
Five Degrees Netherlands
Jul 21, 2017
Full time
What we do?  Five Degrees is a financial technology provider delivering next generation banking software to retail and private banks. Our clients are retail banks, asset managers, online savings banks and greenfield operations in the financial services industry.  Our industry-proven and awarded Digital Banking Platform “Matrix” offers fully automated banking services supporting any segment, product or channel through a rich mid office environment, connecting to any (legacy) back-office system. Our products operate in a fully automated model with an unparalleled level of self service at every touch point giving both customers and banks real-time insight and control in the process. The cutting-edge web-based Mid-Office portal offers benefits in terms of efficiency in adapting new business processes on the go. The open API services platform integrates with any external system or service e.g. checks, passport validations, personal finance modules, AML, risk, or any external banking service required. Our clients run the technology in pre-defined flavors: full retail and SME banking, savings bank, private banking or micro finance. . . . and we do it with high quality  Five Degrees is 3rd time consecutive member of the FinTech50 and a Dutch FinTech Awards winner in the Banking IT category. Our product and setup has won multiple awards globally. How we do it?   Colleagues at Five Degrees are very proud of the company and are extremely happy with their job, as shown in the Staff Involvement Survey. Last year we were in the top 10 of best employers for companies in the category of <100 staff members, according to Effectory and Intermediair. The culture in our company is characterized as open, transparent and collaborative. We believe that fun in your work is giving better and greater results! We have monthly activities with our teams in all locations and of course the daily lunch we take in our office. Following the growing demand from the market, we are expanding the Delivery team with an  Director of Software Development Delivery Who you are As a Marketing Director you are responsible  for planning, development and implementation of the organization’s both external and internal marketing strategies, marketing communications, and public relations activities. Your primary goal is to increase the brand awareness of Five Degrees. This means you’ll be looking after the company’s image, reputation, the relationships  with the analyst community and also its standing within the market. The Marketing Director will work within the marketing team (consisting of an Event and PR marketeer, an E marketeer, Graphic Designer) and closely with the sales team. The Marketing Director reports to the CCO. Your Challenges Responsible for developing the marketing strategy and quarterly plans in cooperation with the sales department including inbound marketing, digital / content marketing and marketing automation; Full accountability for marketing approach, budget allocation, performance and results. Responsible for the Five Degrees Website, social media and other communication channels Create, build and manage a rich content/editorial calendar that attracts a qualified audience to our owned properties (including blog posts, whitepapers, eBooks, reports, webinars, infographics, etc.). Optimize our marketing automation with HubSpot and lead nurturing processes through email, content, and social channels. Nurture and improve relationships with the analyst community Implement marketing to business development strategies to drive highly qualified leads into the pipeline and driving pipeline growth and analytics. Connect with influential media outlets and journalists to place stories about company news and other initiatives Measure all activities and analyse sales funnel for areas of continual improvements to meet quarterly goals; Create a strategy and calendar on hosting, sponsoring and visiting events Representing the company on (PR) events; Desired skills You possess a Bachelor or Master Degree, preferred, with 10+ years’ experience in a senior marketing management position in Technology/Software/Fintech sectors Strategy experience within a commercial environment. Proven capability in marketing strategy conception, development and execution. Experience of launching new products in new markets, especially in emerging international markets. Conversant with current and online marketing techniques and best practices. Proven ability to engage, energize and enable large, cross-functional teams. You have a hands-on, practical and entrepreneurial attitude. Excellent leadership and organizational skills. The work environment is international. Therefore, a good knowledge of English and Dutch is required, both oral and written. You are also willing to (occasionally) travel and work internationally. Five Degrees Provides Excellent Company Benefits A spot in the top 10 best employers (<100 staff members) Market rate salary Good secondary benefits package (holiday allowance, pension plan) All inclusive (lunch, drinks, snacks and fruits) Flexible working hours and locations (further to be discussed in the interview) Lots of fun and plenty of space for your personal development (Education/Academy to learn)
Five Degrees Netherlands
Jul 21, 2017
Full time
What we do?  Five Degrees is a financial technology provider delivering next generation banking software to retail and private banks. Our clients are retail banks, asset managers, online savings banks and greenfield operations in the financial services industry.  Our industry-proven and awarded Digital Banking Platform “Matrix” offers fully automated banking services supporting any segment, product or channel through a rich mid office environment, connecting to any (legacy) back-office system. Our products operate in a fully automated model with an unparalleled level of self service at every touch point giving both customers and banks real-time insight and control in the process. The cutting-edge web-based Mid-Office portal offers benefits in terms of efficiency in adapting new business processes on the go. The open API services platform integrates with any external system or service e.g. checks, passport validations, personal finance modules, AML, risk, or any external banking service required. Our clients run the technology in pre-defined flavors: full retail and SME banking, savings bank, private banking or micro finance. . . . and we do it with high quality  Five Degrees is 3rd time consecutive member of the FinTech50 and a Dutch FinTech Awards winner in the Banking IT category. Our product and setup has won multiple awards globally. How we do it?   Colleagues at Five Degrees are very proud of the company and are extremely happy with their job, as shown in the Staff Involvement Survey. Last year we were in the top 10 of best employers for companies in the category of <100 staff members, according to Effectory and Intermediair. The culture in our company is characterized as open, transparent and collaborative. We believe that fun in your work is giving better and greater results! We have monthly activities with our teams in all locations and of course the daily lunch we take in our office. Following the growing demand from the market, we are expanding the Delivery team with an  Director of Software Development Delivery   Who you are Together with your team mates, you will ensure high quality delivery of releases from the design stage up to a satisfied customer. You are responsible for improving and extending the coverage of our suite of unit, functional and integration tests (using SoapUI, Groovy and Selenium to name a few). Being part of the development team, you will participate in e.g. daily stand-up meetings, perform (manual and automated) tests, help triage bug reports and have regular contact with key users of our software. You are part of an agile Software Development team located in the Netherlands. The Software Tester will report to the Director of Software Development Delivery. Your Challenges You will be expected to identify business requirements and work with your team on project planning, consult on quality of both requirements and software. Five Degrees is an international company and so you will be expected liaise with project teams in other parts of the world. In addition, you will be expected to provide the software developers objective and constructive feedback and communicate the findings to technical and non-technical colleagues. Monitoring applications and software systems Writing and executing test scripts Writing bug reports Reviewing documentation Working towards departmental and project deadlines Designing tests to mitigate risk Presenting findings to software development and business user teams Traveling to different project sites Desired skills You have a relevant Bachelor or Master degree in e.g. Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, ICT You have a passion for creating high quality software You have experience of continuous integration software (such as Octopus) and build systems (MSBuild) Knowledge of SoapUI, Groovy and/or Selenium is a plus Knowledge of SQL would be much appreciated You have excellent troubleshooting and good communicative skills and are an enthusiastic team player You have good English language skills in speech and writing, Dutch is a plus Strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to liaise with a variety of stakeholders Problem solving skills The ability to work under pressure Attention to detail The ability to work in a team and individually Organisational skills with the capability of working towards tight deadlines Five Degrees Provides Excellent Company Benefits A spot in the top 10 best employers (<100 staff members) Market rate salary Good secondary benefits package (holiday allowance, pension plan) All inclusive (lunch, drinks, snacks and fruits) Flexible working hours and locations (further to be discussed in the interview) Lots of fun and plenty of space for your personal development (Education/Academy to learn)
Five Degrees Netherlands
Jul 21, 2017
Full time
What we do?  Five Degrees is a financial technology provider delivering next generation banking software to retail and private banks. Our clients are retail banks, asset managers, online savings banks and greenfield operations in the financial services industry.  Our industry-proven and awarded Digital Banking Platform “Matrix” offers fully automated banking services supporting any segment, product or channel through a rich mid office environment, connecting to any (legacy) back-office system. Our products operate in a fully automated model with an unparalleled level of self service at every touch point giving both customers and banks real-time insight and control in the process. The cutting-edge web-based Mid-Office portal offers benefits in terms of efficiency in adapting new business processes on the go. The open API services platform integrates with any external system or service e.g. checks, passport validations, personal finance modules, AML, risk, or any external banking service required. Our clients run the technology in pre-defined flavors: full retail and SME banking, savings bank, private banking or micro finance. . . . and we do it with high quality  Five Degrees is 3rd time consecutive member of the FinTech50 and a Dutch FinTech Awards winner in the Banking IT category. Our product and setup has won multiple awards globally. How we do it?   Colleagues at Five Degrees are very proud of the company and are extremely happy with their job, as shown in the Staff Involvement Survey. Last year we were in the top 10 of best employers for companies in the category of <100 staff members, according to Effectory and Intermediair. The culture in our company is characterized as open, transparent and collaborative. We believe that fun in your work is giving better and greater results! We have monthly activities with our teams in all locations and of course the daily lunch we take in our office. Following the growing demand from the market, we are expanding the Delivery team with an  Director of Software Development Delivery   Who you are The Director of Software Development Delivery (DSDD) is responsible for supporting the Chief Delivery Officer (CDO) on strategic and operational level. The DSDD is responsible for the (implementation of) the primary process and continuously works on the efficiency of the primary process. Also responsible for setting up and monitoring the steering of the Development Delivery Department including third parties; based on contracts, SLA’s and kpi’s (e.g. Scrum and software quality metrics). The DSDD drives the quality of the development teams based on the performance and control of the scrum teams: resource, risk and issue management. Where necessary supports with searching for solutions on issues with teams etc. You will manage a team of approximately 15 FTE. The actions of the DSDD will always have an influence on the quality, efficiency and cost effectiveness of the Delivery department. The DSDD can identify dependencies between all projects and the roadmap, Linking pin between Product Development Centre and the Software Development Delivery Organization. As deputy CDO, advising and supporting the CDO on strategy and tactical operations. You are part of the Delivery team located in the Netherlands and you will report to the Chief Delivery Officer Dimensions Operational excellence Customer satisfaction Efficient and effective operation of scrum teams Operational planning and Control Stakeholder management Partner management Your Challenges HR responsibility for Delivery Development Resources; Resource planning of Delivery Development Resources; Supporting development of delivery strategy and operational delivery strategy including steering Continuous improving the primary process, including monitoring Setting up, implementation of monitoring projects. Align with and prepare requested information for Finance & Control Align with (inter)departmental stakeholders: Project managers, Implementation Consultants, Team Leads, Scrum masters, etc Align with Director of Business Services, Director of Client Services and PM’s on workload forecasting Supporting Director of Business Services, Director of Client Services and PM’s on solving priority issues on delivery to clients Implement and safeguard compliance with software development methodology and reporting standards Measure knowledge of employees Desired skills Bachelor or Master degree in computer science or equivalent experience; relevant management experience 3-5 year’s; Knowledge of Software Development Methodologies (Scrum, Kanban a.o.) and the Software Development life cycle; Knowledge of DevOps and CI/CD; Demonstrated ability to coordinate cross-functional work teams toward task completion; Experience in managing multiple teams executing projects for clients in both on-site and distributed way of working; Experience in working and managing multiple partners; Ability to act under pressure; Effective leadership skills; Banking expertise is a plus; Clear and concise communication skills both verbally and written (English) Five Degrees Provides Excellent Company Benefits A spot in the top 10 best employers (<100 staff members) Market rate salary Good secondary benefits package (holiday allowance, pension plan) All inclusive (lunch, drinks, snacks and fruits) Flexible working hours and locations (further to be discussed in the interview) Lots of fun and plenty of space for your personal development (Education/Academy to learn)
Five Degrees Netherlands
Jul 21, 2017
Full time
What we do?  Five Degrees is a financial technology provider delivering next generation banking software to retail and private banks. Our clients are retail banks, asset managers, online savings banks and greenfield operations in the financial services industry.  Our industry-proven Digital Banking Platform “Matrix” offers fully automated banking services supporting any segment, product or channel through a rich mid office environment, connecting to any (legacy) back-office system. Our product operates in a fully automated model with an unparalleled level of self service at every touch point giving both customers and banks real-time insight and control in the process. The cutting-edge web-based Mid-Office portal offers benefits in terms of efficiency in adapting new business processes on the go. The open API services platform integrates with any external system or service e.g. checks, passport validations, personal finance modules, AML, risk, etc. or any external banking services required. Our clients run the technology in three predefined flavours: full retail and SME banking, savings bank, private banking or micro finance. . . . and we do it with high quality  Five Degrees is 3rd time consecutive member of the FinTech50 and a Dutch FinTech Awards winner in the Banking IT category. Our product and setup has won multiple awards globally. How we do it?   Colleagues at Five Degrees are very proud of the company and are extremely happy with their job, based to the Staff Involvement Survey. Last year we were in the top 10 of best employers for companies in the category of <100 staff members, according to Effectory and Intermediair. The culture in our company is characterized as open, transparent and collaborative. We believe that fun in your work is giving better and greater results! We have monthly activities with our teams in all locations and of course the daily lunch we take in our office.   Who you are As Technical Solution Consultant, you play a crucial role in the sales process, areas of solution development and in depth product demonstrations. In cooperation with the sales managers, you will develop and convert new opportunities into successful and happy customers. You will understand the technical and business needs of the customer and translates them to a solution including our core products. Responsibilities will include evangelism activities, writing blogs, participating in demo-driven webinars and speaking at industry events. The Technical Solution Consultant also has the opportunity to influence the product roadmap by communicating market needs and developments to the Product team. We are looking for someone with a track record of success in banking technology, SAAS/Cloud and/or digitization. The Solutions Consultant must be flexible and comfortable working with a next generation product in an emerging market. You will be part of the Sales & Marketing team, located in the Netherlands. The Technical Solution Consultant will report to the Director Solutions.   Your Challenges Setting up solution designs for prospects. Provide demos and business development support. Facilitate workshops and implement Proof of Concepts to inform the prospects on the vision and technical solutions. Able to respond to technical and functional elements of RFIs/ RFPs. Able to draw a Target architecture including Matrix components for prospects Create and coordinate estimates from ball-parc level to detailed level. Liaise with internal teams including sales managers. product development, project delivery, marketing and legal to manage all aspects of the engagement process and our clients’ businesses. Generate awareness for our solution within the banking and Fintech community. Maintain RFI/RFP response knowledge base. Keep sales collateral up to date, coordinate content with Marketing team. Support marketing with content creation for white papers. Provide input for Product roadmap based on prospect feedback and market developments. Present and attend on Fintech and banking events.   Desired skills 5+ years of solution / pre-sales experience with digital banking or web technology Proven analytical and consulting skills, preferably at an IT-consulting firm. Experience with interaction on C-Level and across IT and business units Experience with XML, REST, JMS, SOAP and/or Web Services (WS-*) and other SOA/Integration technologies Understanding of high-performance database management software, Cloud, SaaS and/or CRM. Strong communicator, able to present innovative and technical product vision. Passion and commitment for customer success/delight. Ability to maintain a high level of productivity, manage multiple competing priorities, and work effectively under the pressure of time constraints in a fast-paced, complex, collaborative, and team-oriented environment. Able to work and travel in a fast-paced, dynamic, entrepreneurial and international environment. Bachelor's or Master's degree, preferably in technology or banking.   Five Degrees Provides Excellent Company Benefits A spot in the top 10 best employers (<100 staff members) Market rate salary Good secondary benefits package (holiday allowance, pension plan) All inclusive (lunch, drinks, snacks and fruits) Flexible working hours and locations (further to be discussed in the interview) Lots of fun and plenty of space for your personal development (Education/Academy to learn)
Five Degrees Netherlands
Jul 21, 2017
Full time
What we do?  Five Degrees is a financial technology provider delivering next generation banking software to retail and private banks. Our clients are retail banks, asset managers, online savings banks and greenfield operations in the financial services industry.  Our industry-proven Digital Banking Platform “Matrix” offers fully automated banking services supporting any segment, product or channel through a rich mid office environment, connecting to any (legacy) back-office system. Our product operates in a fully automated model with an unparalleled level of self service at every touch point giving both customers and banks real-time insight and control in the process. The cutting-edge web-based Mid-Office portal offers benefits in terms of efficiency in adapting new business processes on the go. The open API services platform integrates with any external system or service e.g. checks, passport validations, personal finance modules, AML, risk, etc. or any external banking services required. Our clients run the technology in three predefined flavours: full retail and SME banking, savings bank, private banking or micro finance. . . . and we do it with high quality  Five Degrees is 3rd time consecutive member of the FinTech50 and a Dutch FinTech Awards winner in the Banking IT category. Our product and setup has won multiple awards globally. How we do it?   Colleagues at Five Degrees are very proud of the company and are extremely happy with their job, based to the Staff Involvement Survey. Last year we were in the top 10 of best employers for companies in the category of <100 staff members, according to Effectory and Intermediair. The culture in our company is characterized as open, transparent and collaborative. We believe that fun in your work is giving better and greater results! We have monthly activities with our teams in all locations and of course the daily lunch we take in our office.   Who you are You are responsible for analysing, planning, designing and producing software that meets business specifications and user requirements for a project or product Your Challenges Analysis and sizing of the development tasks; Develop software and bring new functionalities/features with the team; Involve and contribute ideas from the start of the project till release; Maintenance of functional and technical application reference manuals; Execute development and integration; Help support during releases, installations, system and user acceptance tests; Your Profile Bachelor or Master degree in computer science or related field or a combination of related experience and education Strong analytical and problem solving skills Self-motivated with the ability to prioritize and meet deadlines Proven ability to be flexible, both independently and in a team environment, in a high pressure on-call environment with changing priorities Excellent English in written and verbal communication Results oriented and pro-active Knowledge of banking products or services is a strong plus Programming Languages skills: C#, T-SQL, JavaScript, JQuery. And with the following technologies: WCF, SOA Powershell knowledge, experience with agile methodology and Visual Studio tools is an advantage Five Degrees Provides Excellent Company Benefits A spot in the top10 best employers (<100 staff members) Market rate salary Good secondary benefits package (holiday allowance, pension plan) All inclusive (lunch, drinks, snacks and fruits) Flexible working hours and locations Lots of fun and plenty of space for your personal development (Education/Academy to learn)
Five Degrees Netherlands
Jul 21, 2017
Full time
What we do?  Five Degrees is a financial technology provider delivering next generation banking software to retail and private banks. Our clients are retail banks, asset managers, online savings banks and greenfield operations in the financial services industry.  Our industry-proven Digital Banking Platform “Matrix” offers fully automated banking services supporting any segment, product or channel through a rich mid office environment, connecting to any (legacy) back-office system. Our product operates in a fully automated model with an unparalleled level of self service at every touch point giving both customers and banks real-time insight and control in the process. The cutting-edge web-based Mid-Office portal offers benefits in terms of efficiency in adapting new business processes on the go. The open API services platform integrates with any external system or service e.g. checks, passport validations, personal finance modules, AML, risk, etc. or any external banking services required. Our clients run the technology in three predefined flavours: full retail and SME banking, savings bank, private banking or micro finance. . . . and we do it with high quality  Five Degrees is 3rd time consecutive member of the FinTech50 and a Dutch FinTech Awards winner in the Banking IT category. Our product and setup has won multiple awards globally. How we do it?   Colleagues at Five Degrees are very proud of the company and are extremely happy with their job, based to the Staff Involvement Survey. Last year we were in the top 10 of best employers for companies in the category of <100 staff members, according to Effectory and Intermediair. The culture in our company is characterized as open, transparent and collaborative. We believe that fun in your work is giving better and greater results! We have monthly activities with our teams in all locations and of course the daily lunch we take in our office.   Your challenges: You work in the Dutch Business Services team, which is responsible for the business side of the delivery to our customers. You advise our clients in preparing their business requirements, to ensure that they are in line with the capabilities of our software. As Implementation Consultant you are responsible for the analysis work at one or more of our clients. Some of your key tasks are: Identification of our customers’ business requirements. Translate business requirements into functional and technical designs that serve as input for IT Development. Coordinate solutions with architects and developers. Analyse issues and problems in the delivery of development and come up with solutions and improvements. Your profile: You have 6-8 years of relevant work experience, preferably at a financial institution, software vendor or consultant for various clients. You possess a diploma at bachelor level or higher. An IT or economically oriented education and/or a Master ‘s degree is a strong plus. Knowledge of software development methodologies and project management methodologies, preferably Scrum and Prince2. Knowledge of and experience with the (primary) process of banking and/or insurance companies, and especially the customer service processes in an online environment. You have knowledge of IT architectures in a banking environment. Knowledge of the laws and regulations for the financial sector is a plus. Good knowledge of English is required, both oral and written. You are also willing to (occasionally) travel and work internationally. Your personality: You are socially strong and a good communicator, both within your project team and with our clients, customer-oriented and able to build relationships with your customers. You have strong analytical skills, have a conceptual level of thinking combined with practical application of solutions to the customer Hands-on, practical and entrepreneurial attitude. Projects have a varying workload so you are flexible.   Five Degrees Provides Excellent Company Benefits A spot in the top10 best employers (<100 staff members) Market rate salary Good secondary benefits package (holiday allowance, pension plan) All inclusive (lunch, drinks, snacks and fruits) Flexible working hours and locations Lots of fun and plenty of space for your personal development (Education/Academy to learn)