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Solution architect/Project manager

Posted 24 Sep 2022
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English (Fluent)
Dutch (Fluent)

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Robeco is a mid-sized asset manager with about EUR 200 bln assets under management. Robeco services both retail and professional clients with innovative investment products, -services and -solutions. We have offices in 15 countries worldwide and a head office located in Rotterdam, The Netherlands. More information about the organisation is available on www.robeco.com

Context

Within the COO domain, the department IT-Delivery Investments Integration Services was set-up in 2021. The department consists of solution architects, engineers and project managers and is responsible for the support of several integration platforms and the coordination and realization of projects within a number of investment integration areas, like:

  • Investments and Accounting book of records;
  • Client and Transfer agent cashflow process;
  • API platform and API integration within Robeco;
  • Client Lifecycle Management;
  • CICD platform and CICD integration within Robeco.

This is done in close collaboration with many departments within Robeco.

Position & Requirements

We are looking for a candidate for the position of "Solution architect/Project manager” within the ITD IIS team who can help realize our ambitions.

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Profile

A suitable candidate has at least Bachelor+ education and work level with > 3 years of experience in the financial market. A background in asset management (NAV, Fund Accounting, Operations) is a plus. A background/interest in IT is also a plus. A natural tendency to oversee the full picture of a process and being able to explain and present this clearly to others is a must have. You are able to come up and design solutions and coordinate the necessary changes within and outside your team. You can deliver results and achieve objectives. You are hands-on, proactive and supportive. You are a strong team player and support your colleagues by sharing knowledge and doing peer reviews of designs.

Primary tasks

  • Analysis, design solutions, test changes, coordinate projects

Knowledge and experience

  • Bachelor+ education and work level;
  • > 3 years relevant experience working;
  • Background in NAV, Fund Accounting, Operations is a plus
  • Knowledge of Agile/Scrum project management methodology
  • Knowledge of Excel, PowerPoint and SharePoint;
  • Behavioral skills such as pro-active, communication, organization sensitivity, ability to connect, coordination and stakeholder management;
  • Competences such as hands-on, analytical skills, structure and result driven;
  • Focus on Quality Assurance aspects in projects/changes;
  • Proficient in the Dutch as well as English language (written and spoken).

Other

  • Start 01-01-2022;
  • Availability of 5 days per week / 40 hours

What do we offer

  • A salary conform the benchmark in the financial sector;
  • Thirteenth month (in December) and 8% holiday allowance (in May);
  • Additional (variable) bonus in March;
  • 34 holidays per year based on full-time (40 hours) employment;
  • Laptop and iPhone (also for private use);
  • Ability to work from home in accordance with your manager and corporate policies;
  • Commuting allowance;
  • Attractive pension plan;
  • A place to grow as a professional with coaching and training possibilities based on your grow path;

Robeco is a pure-play international asset manager founded in 1929 with headquarters in Rotterdam, The Netherlands, and 17 offices worldwide. A global leader in sustainable investing since 1995. At Robeco, we have a unique integration of sustainable as well as fundamental and quantitative research that drives investment strategies for a broad range of asset classes. Robeco has more than €200 billion assets under management as of October 2021.

Investment banking
Rotterdam
Active in 20 countries
800 employees
70% men - 30% women
Average age is 40 years

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