System Analyst

Location Manchester
Discipline: Retail Banking
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £45,000
Contact name: Charlotte Housley

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Job ref: 009722
Published: 3 months ago

Systems Analyst/Technical Analyst/ API Analyst

Permanent Opportunities

Salaries up to £45,000

Remote working


The Co-operative Bank are longstanding advocates of hybrid and flexible working. During the pandemic our colleagues are working from home fully supported by our bank. As we look to the future, we will continue to offer remote working with the opportunity to spend up 1-2 days in the office per week.


2022 is an exciting time to join the Co-operative Bank and a highly successful team that has the investment to meet the needs of our customers. We are currently hiring Systems Analysts/ Technical Analysts/API Analysts across our bank to work on a number of new exciting transformation projects across both Business and Retail Banking.


You will have the opportunity to lead on new innovative projects, focusing on the transformation of our digital channels within either Business Banking platforms (mobile, online banking, digital servicing) or our Payment/Treasury Systems within Retail Banking.

Your role will be to delivering on IT systems requirements, process mapping activity, user case designs and identifying/building solutions to system challenges. You will work closely with architects/developers to ensure projects deliver on requirements. This role will involve strong stakeholder engagement.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work with both business and project stakeholders to help them to understand the business requirements and regulatory needs.


What can you expect from us?

Clear routes to progression with investment in your training and development

Colleague bonus scheme

Home working and flexible working opportunities

27 days holiday, increasing to 30 days plus bank holidays

A chance to be part of key transformation in the UK’s best ESG rated high street bank (Environmental, Social and Governance)

Join us on our journey to become the UK’s best digital bank

Variety of colleague benefits including discount scheme, competitive pension up to 10% employer contribution, life assurance, volunteering days, recognition scheme

Family friendly policies and supportive working environment

Colleague network groups committed to inclusion and diversity within our Bank


What will you need?

A good understanding of API

Excellent knowledge of Data Mapping and System Integration

Experience working within an IT function, with knowledge of both application development and infrastructure delivery.

Experience performing System Analyst role within a project environment

Experienced in leading the capture and the documentation of functional & non-functional Requirements for a technical solution.

Leading the analysis and the documentation of system and data configuration within a technical solution.

An understanding of formal project delivery methodologies (eg Prince 2).

Strong communication and stakeholder management skills at levels up to and including Function Leader level.

Ability to work as a key member of a team and also independently where required.

The ability to continually develop innovative solutions to the System Analyst deliverables.

Good understanding of the full software development lifecycle.


We may only consider candidates with the right to work in the UK at this time.


Our Bank is committed to continuing to create a diverse workforce and an inclusive environment where all colleagues can fulfil their potential. If you have a disability as defined by the 2010 equality act please let us know on your application. If you need this document in a different format please contact our careers team.


As a reputable employer regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority, all offers of employment for this role are subject to a series of background checks, including criminal (DBS) and financial checks.


Please note we may withdraw this vacancy once sufficient applications have been reached.