Business Specialist – Contract

Return to List

City : Toronto

Category : Banking

Industry : Banking

Employer : RBC

What is the opportunity?

In this role, you will be responsible for functional support of derivatives systems and for delivery of business solutions to our external and internal clients through the enhancement of products, processes and functionality.  In addition, you will be a key participant in day to day derivatives applications support, issue trouble shooting and resolution as well as in the project life cycle from inception to production. You will liaise between stake holders and internal development teams to ensure detailed requirements are understood and documented, and facilitate the building or modifying of our applications to meet clients’ and industry needs.  You will engage in new client conversions, configuration of products/functionality, and support of production issues.


*This is a 16 month full time contract opportunity.


What will you do?

  • Investigate production systems/applications issues, trouble shoot and provide with timely solutions working in cooperation with IT support
  • Perform systems and products configuration and set up
  • Elicit and translate customer product requirements into comprehensive, complete and accurate business, functional and non-functional requirements
  • Identify functional or operational gaps through competitive analysis, research, monitoring industry trends and prioritizing clients’ requests
  • Contribute to the implementation of new products and communicate effectively between internal and external stakeholders to ensure product satisfaction is maintained
  • Participate in defining test strategy and perform functional testing to ensure product quality is maintained
  • Participate in product documentation including user and implementation guides


What do you need to succeed?



  • Knowledge in Capital Markets field, good understanding of listed and OTC derivatives
  • Recent experience in delivery within a Murex project, experience with Murex Front Office, Accounting Module, DataMart
  • University degree in Computer Science, Business or Engineering
  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
  • Exceptional ability to communicate clearly and effectively, both verbally and in writing
  • Excellent facilitation and negotiation skills



  • Experience working in Agile Lab
  • Experience in LV1 or LV2 applications support


What’s in it for you?

We thrive on the challenge to be our best, progressive thinking to keep growing, and working together to deliver trusted advice to help our clients thrive and communities prosper. We care about each other, reaching our potential, making a difference to our communities, and achieving success that is mutual.

  • Excellent exposure to communicate with various business partners and stakeholders in Investor & Treasury Services and within other platforms as appropriate
  • Opportunity to obtain hands-on experience throughout your role
  • Working with an exciting, close-knit, supportive & dynamic group
  • Opportunity to collaborate with other business segments within the bank
  • Excellent career development and progression opportunities
  • A comprehensive Total Rewards Program including bonuses and flexible benefits
  • Competitive compensation




About RBC
Royal Bank of Canada is Canada’s largest bank, and one of the largest banks in the world, based on market capitalization. We are one of North America’s leading diversified financial services companies, and provide personal and commercial banking, wealth management, insurance, investor services and capital markets products and services on a global basis. We have over 80,000 full- and part-time employees who serve more than 16 million personal, business, public sector and institutional clients through offices in Canada, the U.S. and 37 other countries. For more information, please visit


Inclusion and Equal Opportunity Employment
RBC is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We are pleased to consider all qualified applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, protected veterans status, Aboriginal/Native American status or any other legally-protected factors. Disability-related accommodations during the application process are available upon request.




City:  Toronto
Address:  155 Wellington W
Work Hours/Week:  37.5
Work Environment:  Office
Employment Type:  Contract
Career Level:  Experienced Hire/Professional
Pay Type:  Salaried
Position Level:  PL08 
Required Travel(%):  0-25
Exempt/Non-Exempt:  N/A
People Manager:  No
Application Deadline:  08/17/2018
Req ID:  170472


Return to List


Subscribe to our newsletter & stay updated