Ongoing Recruitment at First Bank of Nigeria


First Bank of Nigeria Limited (FirstBank) is Nigeria’s largest financial services institution by total assets and gross earnings. With more than 10 million customer accounts, FirstBank has over 750 branches providing a comprehensive range of retail and corporate financial services. The Bank has international presence through its subsidiaries, FBN Bank (UK) Limited in London and Paris, FBNBank DRC, FBNBank Ghana, FBNBank Gambia, FBNBank Guinea, FBNBank Sierra-Leone and FBNBank Senegal, as well as its Representative Offices in Johannesburg, Beijing and Abu Dhabi.

We are recruiting to fill the vacant position below:

Job Position: Senior Analyst, IT Value Management
Job ID: 1900003S
Location: Lagos

Description

  • Assist to design, deliver and maintain IT’s knowledge management strategy, processes and procedures to ensure relevant information is collated, recorded, organized and shared across all enterprise IT
  • Maintain IT knowledge portal, ensure portal is up to date with new information by encouraging contribution to knowledge database while ensuring that old information is archived and can be easily retrieved if required
  • Review and approve content going into knowledge database
  • Ensure knowledge items are available to those who need them in an efficient and effective manner
  • Review reports of license usage for enterprise applications – Microsoft, Oracle, IBM; against licensing models and implement interventions for overages
  • Assist to review SLAs for business lead IT services
  • Co-ordinate identification of knowledge gaps by working with supervisors and track defined measures for closure
  • Plan and execute knowledge sharing and training sessions for IT staff. Draw up annual list of potential training and knowledge sessions for IT
  • Identify IT Manning gaps by working with IT Leadership team and device strategy to close them through HCMD
  • Contribute the development and maintenance of IT workforce sourcing and planning strategies to ensure the continuous availability of adequately skilled personnel to deliver IT services to the business
  • Support in preparing governance weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual performance reports for IT management

Qualifications

  • Minimum of a first degree or its equivalent in a Business /IT related discipline
  • Masters, MBA or a recognized professional certification will be an added advantage
  • 2+ years of Knowledge management experience

Skill/Competencies:

  • Core SFIA 5 Skill Requirements
  • Research (RSCH 5)
  • Software Development Process Improvement (SPIM 6)
  • Methods and Tools (METL 6)
  • Conformance Review (CORE 6)
  • Business Process Improvement (BPRE 7)
  • Business Process Testing (BPTS 5)
  • Learning Delivery (ETDL 3)

Interested and qualified candidates should:Click here to apply

 

Job Position: Team Lead, Database Management
Job ID: 1900003X
Location: Lagos

Description

  • Manage the database administrators to ensure that Installation and configuration of relevant network components for database consistency and integrity
  • Secures database by developing policies, procedures, and controls.
  • Ensuring all the data complies with legal and international regulations
  • Maintains database results by setting and enforcing standards and controls.
  • Prepares for database expansion by studying plans and requirements; advising senior technical management; coordinating design and programming.
  • Keeps senior technical management informed by preparing reports on system performance and problems.
  • Manage and develop checklists for the Installation and configuration of oracle and SQL databases following OEMs best practice
  • Use database management system software and tools to investigate problems and collect performance statistics and create reports for capacity management.
  • Liaise with other application team leads in ensuring optimal performance of the applications through an effective database management
  • Management of the bank’s Enterprise backup and Recovery system while ensuring that adequate backup of data is taken and readily available for recovery and restoration in line with the bank’s information security policy
  • Ensure all Changes to the Configuration of the databases followed strictly the bank’s change management process and in line with the bank’s information security policy
  • Ensure proper documentation of all databases infrastructure processes/procedures in the Departmental Standard of Operation Document
  • Carries out routine configuration/installation and reconfiguration of database and related products.
  • Respond to and resolve database issues Oracle and SQL and escalate to the OEMs as need arises
  • Perform routine performance tuning on the bank’s databases while ensuring high levels of data availability, integrity and confidentiality
  • Develop a monitoring tools for database growth on a weekly basis to generate Utilization Statistics for Capacity Planning and business continuity Management

Qualifications
Education:

  • Minimum Education: First Degree in numerate discipline; Higher Degrees/Professional Certifications (an added advantage)

Experience:

  • Minimum experience – 8+ years relevant experience in database administration and management with at least 2 years in leadership position

Interested and qualified candidates should:Click here to apply

 

Job Position: Senior Analyst, It Risk Management
Job ID: 1900003T
Location: Lagos

Description

  • Define a formal set of processes by which the organization (Information Technology) identifies, measures, controls, and reports on relevant risks and reports
  • Prepare and maintain the IT Disaster Recovery Plan including annual reviews
  • Ensure that relevant process owners are assigned and are responsible for creation, maintenance and testing of their BC & DR plans and that a central plan exists within the organization to coordinate these efforts
  • Establish Assurance Management standards to cover client/external requirements
  • Ensure that all IT policies and procedures are compliant with regulatory and applicable standard requirements
  • Serve as liaison to auditors, consultants, and the bank Compliance Committee regarding documentation and review of information compliance.
  • Manage resources (people, hardware & software) to ensure that redundancy is available as necessary
  • Identify, analyze, and evaluate business continuity risks to help prioritize and guide appropriate mitigation efforts
  • Participate in IT projects and initiatives to bring pro-active risk management focus into solutions
  • Prepare and maintain 3rd party risk management review plan
  • Annual assessment categorization of 3rd party service providers
  • Oversee the regular testing of the plan and update for major changes in hardware, applications, business and regulatory requirements accordingly.
  • Work with unit head to effectively communicate the nature and criticality of risks to the highest levels of the business.
  • Manage HO and SSA Risk Tracker / Audit Issues Tracker in preparation for monthly BRCC / BORG meetings; as well as quarterly reporting to respective Board Committee.
  • Work with respective unit head to prepare IT’s Risk and Control Self Assessments (RCSA) plan, update and monitor execution of plan.
  • Review assessment outputs from IT Risk Analyst and prepare RCSA report reports
  • Ensure that all release and deployment packages can be tracked, installed, tested, verified and backed out (if required)
  • Respond to Audit. Establish the audit response team. Host the audit and respond to the outcomes

Qualifications
Education:

  • Minimum of a first degree or its equivalent in a Business /IT related discipline
  • Masters, MBA or a recognized professional certification will be an added advantage

Experience:

  • 3 + years of experience in technology/ information security management
  • 1+ years of management experience

Interested and qualified candidates should:Click here to apply

 

 

Job Position: Analyst, Database Management
Job ID: 1900003Y
Job Location: Lagos

Description

  • Install and configure relevant network components to ensure database access as well as database consistency and integrity
  • Install and configure oracle and SQL databases
  • Ensure proper documentation of database infrastructure processes and procedures in the Departmental Standard of Operation Document (SOP).
  • Ensure all Changes to the Configuration of databases follow strictly the bank’s change management process
  • Prepare daily performance reports for databases
  • Perform other duties as may be assigned by Team Lead and Head, Datacenter Services
  • Use database management system software and tools to investigate problems and collect performance statistics and create reports.
  • Carries out routine configuration/installation and reconfiguration of database and related products.
  • Respond to and resolve basic database issues Oracle and SQL
  • Provides 24/7 Database Management Support on a Shift Basis
  • Monitor database growth on a weekly basis to generate Utilization Statistics for Capacity Planning Management
  • Administration of the bank’s Enterprise Backup and Recovery System while ensuring that adequate backup of data is taken and readily available for recovery and restoration
  • Keep accurate inventory of all databases

Qualifications
Education:

  • Minimum Education: First Degree in Numerate course ( Math, Engineering, Chemistry, Physics, Computer Science); Higher Degrees/Professional Certifications (an added advantage)

Experience:

  • Minimum experience – 2 years relevant experience in the banking industry with at least 1 year in Datacenter Services

Interested and qualified candidates should:Click here to apply