Analyst Developer

Location:Greater London
Job Type:Full Time
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The role will be development focussed but will include a some business analysis.

Key responsibilities will be:

  • Looking after the database performance. As a key SQL expert in the team the focus will be on ensuring a stable and predictable system. The IDS system will becoming increasingly important to Schroders and must be able to scale.
    • Ensure effective monitoring and baselines are in place and reviewed. Using these to inform future developments and focus.
      • To work as part of a development team developing robust enterprise wide solutions for the front office utilising industry standard practices and technologies. Delivering low maintenance robust applications to budget and deadline.
      • To liaise with project teams, line manager and development leads to ensure accurate delivery.
      • To follow and support the full project lifecycle.
      • To support the business in the day to day use of front office applications, efficiently managing and resolving any issues arising.
      • To liaise with the front office in order to accurately identify and document business requirements.

      Person Profile:

      • The ideal candidate will be highly proficient in development and have some experience of business analysis.
      • They will be adept at SQL performance tuning: getting a predictable and stable system is core.
      • Has experience of database administration and development
      • Excellent problem solving skills
      • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
      • Inter-personal skills; tact, patience, courtesy, good listening skills
      • Ability to deal credibly with business and technical users at all levels of the organisation
      • Ability to operate under pressure and deliver to demanding deadlines
      • Consultative approach coupled with a “can-do” attitude
      • Strong self-organisation, time management and prioritisation skills
      • Team player building strong relationships with team and business clients


      o SQL ServerDevelopment and Administration
      o SQL Server Integration Services (SSIS)
      o T-SQL Development
      o Automation experience
      o SQL Server Data Tools

      o SQL Server 2016, SQL Azure
      o Data Warehousing
      o Database Administration
      o Team Foundation Server with automated builds and deployment
      o C# and .NET framework
      • Experience working using AGILE process
      • Good knowledge of capital market products. (Fixed Income, Equities and Derivatives)
      • History of delivering high quality global solutions to a demanding user base
      • Experienced in use of change management processes
      • Experience of the full project lifecycle, from initial requirements gathering through to implementation and on-going support