Senior IT Analyst (Mainframe technology) to support strategic projects

Oslo, NO, 0368

Job ID: 19564 


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About this opportunity

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Welcome to the Capability NO Accounts & Payments team. You’ll join Local Systems NO. The team is responsible for maintenance and development of existing core Norwegian solutions mainly based on IBM mainframe technology. In this position you will primary work within our account and payment domain. The ongoing big simplification initiatives require small and more complex changes for the integration between old and new solutions.

What you’ll be doing:

  • Take an active part in defining the requirements and ensure high quality in complex IT projects from start to finish 
  • Build understanding and relationship to our key contact persons in the local system areas, as well as other parts of the organization
  • Contribute to developing and improving our ways of working 
  • Ensure quality and compliance in everything we do


We are now looking for a Senior IT Analyst to drive the collaboration between business and IT and other stakeholders in order to define the IT requirements, as well as the functional requirements will be your responsibility. You need strong analytical skills to deliver in complex, highly important IT projects – creating, understanding and communicating the strategic/business and detailed IT requirements. We have two positions open.


What we offer


Welcome to a team which works with a high degree of empowerment, loyalty and collaboration. We strive to learn from each other and improve ourselves every day. This full-time role is based in Norway (Essendrops gate 7, 0368 Oslo) with hybrid model of working. You have colleagues in all of our operating countries, in addition to your team in Oslo. Your future colleagues appreciate working on large scale projects close to business. The variety of our work days which enables opportunities to learn more about the banking domain.

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:

  • An open mind and are analytical, self-driven, structured, communicative and are able to think outside of the box
  • Experience working in complex IT projects within financial services or other regulated industries
  • Good understanding and experience within core systems in a banking business
  • Bachelor’s degree in information technology/computer science or finance/economics
  • Fluent written and spoken English communication skills


Additional background and/or skillset, that are beneficial in this role:

  • Experience within MF technologies such as Cobol/DB2/CICS/MQ/IMS is desirable


If this sounds like you, get in touch!

Next steps

​Please note that we will start interviews already before job opening closes, submit your application as soon as possible, no later than 15/10/2023.


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Department:  IT/Technology