Job title: Technical Analyst – Contract (R520PH / 12 months) – Enhance & Optimize the performance of the technical landscape for a leading wealth & asset management platform – Remote
Job type: Contract
Emp type: Full-time
Pay rate: ZAR 520.00
Location: Cape Town
Job published: 03/07/2024
Job ID: 39410

Job Description

12-Month Contract / Paying R520PH / Based in Cape Town or Johannesburg

This is a CONTRACT opportunity for a TECHNICAL ANALYST to enhance & optimize the performance of the technical landscape for a top wealth & asset management firm.


Leading investment platform dedicated to delivering customer-centric products aligned with international investment trends. This innovative business is supported by a leading wealth management firm, trusted by clients in South Africa for many years. The offerings include both offshore and onshore investment products. The technical landscape is highly complex, demanding expertise and agility in a fast-paced industry. Collaborate with a team of expert Investment Specialists to change the way wealth management operates by drastically cutting down transaction times.


As the technical analyst you will be responsible for the development of technical requirements using relevant frameworks and tools. In this role, you will conduct comprehensive analysis of both functional and non-functional system requirements, including impact analysis of changes needed for existing systems and processes. Your understanding of application, data, and enterprise architecture will be crucial in designing effective solutions that align with business objectives.

This includes performing technical analysis of business applications, such as application APIs, servers, associated endpoints, and databases. Additionally, you will create and manage technical documentation, including integration requirements and data flows, ensuring clear and accurate communication of technical specifications and processes.


Relevant degree in Commerce, Computer science, Statistics, Engineering, Investment Management, or related fields.

Experience in implementing non-functional requirements such as Performance monitoring, Security and Scalability and related tools.

Experience doing Front End systems (web) analysis.

Exposure to COBIT, ITIL or related framework will be beneficial

Exposure to data analysis, SQL, BI tools, and reporting

Business / System Analysis certification/qualification an advantage.

Software development background a distinct advantage