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Application Manager for Siemens Financial Services (m/f/d)

Job Description

Looking for a chance to create a positive impact on our society?

Financing the Future We are more than Financial Services - We are turning ideas into reality: Be it the global transition to cleaner energy sources, the digitalization of manufacturing, the rapid development of smart infrastructure, mobility solutions and healthcare systems - financing is more crucial than ever. We make real what matters by combining our financial expertise with deep technical know-how to provide outstanding financial solutions. Do you want to play a meaningful role in helping build a better future? Are you also keen on turning established thinking on its head in the search for game-changing solutions that maximize value creation? Then join our team and let’s develop together what will be important tomorrow!

What part will you play?

We are looking for a Application Manager for working as part of the Siemens Financial Services Information Technology (SFS IT) organization. This role has end-to-end responsibility within an agreed framework, to develop, deliver and maintain business applications and on the service delivery of information and communications technology. Delivery of these applications must at least meet agreed Service Levels, security, governance or compliance requirements while working with teams from IT service operations.

As an Application Manager, you will:
  • Ensure End-to end responsibility for the operations of a self-developed application for Currency Risk Management (CURRIMA); Management of Siemens AG foreign currency transactions; calculation & derivation of hedge accounting (Maintaining FX Forwards, hedge accounting.
  • Coordinate, manage and support system developments as required and according to agreed business requirements. Align of internal staff and 3rd party consultants to develop and maintain the assigned systems / applications. Work to be carried out in accordance to the agreed quality and security standards.
  • Ensure maintenance and support together with Support/Systems teams while seeking for the highest user experience and no unplanned down time of business applications. Ensure all current known activities are reported and detailed in accordance with agreed procedures. Responsible for ensuring all documentation is available in agreed libraries to audit standards.
  • Drive digitalization and system automation and strive for continuous service improvement.
  • Be responsible for communication, collaboration and relationship management to key internal and external stakeholders, regarding application status, planning, and information sharing.
  • Ensure support teams are accurately trained, skilled, and educated to support business and ensure service continuation. Improve incident management and resolution times in regards to your application. Keep up-to-date with new technologies and trends in your area of responsibilty.
  • Ensure system compliance with local laws, InfoSec (SfeRA), ITGC requirements and other applicable internal and external standards incl. system security (CERT).
  • Strive to integrate new technologies and improve processes. Ensure customer and team happiness.
  • Support Service Owner with regards to cost controlling, resource and budget planning
  • Be responsible for cost controlling and resource planning in your area of responsibility. 

To make a difference, you must have:

  • 5+ years’ experience, preferably in a financial services company, in a technical and managerial support role with business process, system architecture
  • Technology-related skills in financial applications, systems & platforms
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office 365 applications
  • Business process knowledge (commercial banking, treasury, finance or leasing)
  • Analytical skills, information processing and decision making
  • ITIL qualification or demonstrable considerable relevant experience.
  • Professional communication and presentation skills.
  • Relevant experiences in IT audits and CyberSec topics.
  • You have an organized and result-oriented way of working as well as a strong sense of quality awareness
Curious about our Tech hub?

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We are always challenging ourselves to build a better future. Find out more about the Digital Minds of Siemens.

You will love to have:

Flexible home office and schedule policy, financial support to improve your home office setup, medical center in the facilities, sport groups, volunteering initiatives, office parties and games in a cool and relaxed environment.

Access to e-learning platforms (Pluralsight, Learnlight, Bookboon, Linkedin Learing and more), discounts with partners.

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We recognize that building a diverse workforce is essential to the success of our business. Therefore, Siemens provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified individuals without regard to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, sexual preference, or non-disqualifying physical or mental handicap or disability.

We strongly encourage applications from a diverse talent pool and welcome the opportunity to discuss workplace adjustments with all our applicants to develop agile working and innovation.


Organization: Siemens Financial Services

Company: Siemens S.A.

Experience Level: Mid-level Professional

Job Type: Full-time

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