First listed on: 15 February 2024

Senior Finance Functional Analyst/Developer (C++/PeopleSoft)


  • Work in a technology team supporting Finance system users
  • Maintain and improve operation of custom developed system (ACLink) and processes
  • Position will be responsible for support of ACLink however it will span other systems used by Finance such as PeopleSoft FSCM & IBM Planning Analytics (TM1).
  • Permanent

Do work that makes a difference

Technology is an inherent part of enabling the Reserve Bank of Australia’s policy and operational objectives. With the country depending upon our systems being secure, highly resilient and efficient, you will work within the Bank’s Information Technology (IT) department, and experience the capability-building opportunity to work with critical technology platforms.

Your team

As the Senior Functional Analyst for the Finance Systems team you will be part of the broader high performing and collaborative IT department. You will be part of a team of functional and technical specialists who will be actively working across key Finance initiatives.

Your background

You will arrive with previous expertise in developing financial accounting solutions written in C++, Microsoft SQL, SSIS and SSRS reporting to provide specialised finance application service delivery for the implementation and support of Finance technology solutions. You will have hands on Finance product solutions experience as well in BAU Operations, Incident Management, SLA’s, prioritisation of work, delivery of projects and business engagement to resolve issues and ensure there is an alignment to the Bank's enterprise architecture, security, risk and IT standards and policies.

To be successful in this critical role you will:

  • Exceptional interpersonal skills to collaborate, influence and partner effectively with key internal/external stakeholders.
  • Have proven skills in business analysis and business writing as well as extensive design, develop, delivery and support experience.
  • Previous experience in design and support of financial systems.  
  • Knowledge in Investment Accounting is highly desirable.
  • Experience in PeopleSoft FSCM 9.2 and/or IBM Planning Analytics (TM1) are desirable.
  • Proven experience in leading incident, problem and continuous improvement initiatives for the Finance Systems portfolio.
  • Be an energetic strategic thinker who has considerable attention to detail. Information Technology or relevant degree qualifications.
  • Continuously increase Finance application and tools knowledge through reading, classes, participation in user group meetings or other mechanisms.

Be More

Working for an organisation that truly makes a difference to the people of Australia, we can offer development and career opportunities in a collaborative environment that supports your growth, wellbeing and promotes flexibility. Your individual growth and success drives the Bank forward as an organisation. Be more means you can do more, for yourself and for Australia.

Why RBA?

Through the pursuit of national economic policy objectives and associated activities in financial markets and banking, the RBA makes an important contribution to the Australian economy. We also issue Australia's banknotes and operates infrastructure critical to the payments system, all of which contribute to the welfare of the Australian people.  

Made up of specialists across a wide range of fields, our people have a critical role to play in achieving these objectives, whether directly or in a supporting capacity. As a values driven organisation, our people conduct themselves with a high degree of integrity, while striving for excellence in the work they perform and the outcomes they achieve. We encourage intelligent inquiry and we treat one another with respect, while promoting the public interest through our efforts.  

Your application should include a resume detailing your experience and qualifications.

The Reserve Bank of Australia is an equal opportunity employer.  We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace and encourage applications from experienced candidates seeking workplace flexibility.

Few places give you the balance of professional challenge and a management culture that not only supports but encourages you to live a full life outside of work and be more. 

Application Close: February 28, 2024

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