Nordic Application Owner, Nordea Swift Applications

Łódź, PL, 93-281 Gdańsk, PL, 80-309 Gdynia, PL, 81-537

Job ID: 17565 

Would you like to work in the payments nerve centre where payments applications are managed? We are looking for an Application Owner to take lead on the Nordea Swift application portfolio, leading the agenda for this portfolio and securing we follow Nordea Application Guidelines and accountabilities.


At Nordea, we see that the world is changing fast – and we want to be one step ahead of the curve. That’s why we’re deeply committed to providing the financial solutions of tomorrow to our customers. We’re creating an agile environment where we experiment and grow together – and we need your ideas and unique background. With us, you’ll be in good company with a chance to make your mark on something bigger.


About this opportunity


Welcome to the Swift Solutions team. We organized within Payments and CM Product management where we add value by supporting the change agenda and by ensuring stable Swift business infrastructure services to the organisation.


We are seeking a profile that can shape and lead the application portfolio work ensuring we run Application Management for our Nordea Swift applications according to the Nordea standard. As the Application Owner, you will take a lead role in steering the portfolio agenda and in fulfilling all the required accountabilities related to Nordea Application Guidelines.


What you’ll be doing:

  • Take decisions for change, project gate passing, and releases.
  • Lead the portfolio work ensuring you are on top of the situation related to internal performance, risks and financials.
  • Lead portfolio initiatives and work closely with our Application Functional Specialists, Application Providers and other stakeholders to ensure we take the right/needed actions to secure the health and quality of our applications.
  • Act as the escalation point for Application problems and as the one-point-of-entry for business units.
  • Mitigate risks in application portfolio while balancing deliveries and cost.
  • Ensure compliance of the applications and supported products.
  • Create and maintain Applications Lifecycle plans for the application portfolio.


Your position is in our Swift Solutions team and it is a permanent position.


Who you are


Collaboration. Ownership. Passion. Courage. These are the values that guide us in being at our best – and that we imagine you share with us.


To succeed in this role, we believe that you have:

  • Proactive and self-driven personality.
  • Energy and passion for serving our customers.
  • A driver mentality and can-do attitude.
  • Experience working in a multicultural and international team.
  • Excellent communicational skills and stakeholder management.
  • Analytical skills and the ability to produce clear documentation.


Your experience and background:

  • Ability and ambition to learn both business and technology skills.
  • Experience within Application Management and/or in an Application Owner role.
  • Experience in the Nordea Application Management Framework.
  • Excellent written & oral English skills.
  • Experience in working closely with IT and working with complex issues/questions.


If this sounds like you, get in touch!


Next steps

Submit your application no later than 19/06/2023. 

At Nordea, we know that an inclusive workplace is a sustainable workplace. We deeply believe that our diverse backgrounds, experiences, characteristics and traits make us better at serving customers and communities. So please come as you are.

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