Application Systems Analyst

Are you interested in utilising your information technology experience within a collaborative team environment that manages essential financial services payments systems infrastructure?  Do you have a strong desire to ensure that New Zealand’s payments environment and services are held in the highest regard?

The Reserve Bank of New Zealand is New Zealand's central bank. Our vision is to be a Great Team and the Best Central Bank. We operate with passion, integrity, innovation and inclusiveness. Our main objective is to promote a sound and dynamic monetary and financial system and to ultimately raise New Zealand's economic wellbeing. 

The role

The Application Systems Analyst is responsible for analysing business needs and processes and providing application level system support to ensure that the payments system functions to optimal service levels to meet the Bank’s and stakeholders needs.

The role will work closely with other Application Systems Analysts, as well as Technical Advisers and Analysts to enhance the operations of the payments systems. It will also work closely with vendors and industry participants on all system changes, issues, procedure updates and training.

Our Payments team is growing and transforming to provide the market with a future focused payments environment. We are offering a supportive and flexible work environment where you’ll be encouraged to collaborate, use your initiative and build strong relationships with a number of stakeholders.

The Application System Analyst role involves shift work and an on call component. 

About you

You will have a sound background in desktop support, application and infrastructure support in a complex corporate environment. You will be organised and articulate at communicating with internal and external stakeholders in both technical and business terms. You have a willingness to drive high quality outcomes while embracing innovation and futuristic payments.

Why us?

Our work has a big impact on the lives of all New Zealanders, and we carry that responsibility with pride. If you’d like to join a team of professionals who are passionate about the prosperity and wellbeing of New Zealanders, and contribute to a sustainable and productive economy, we would love to hear from you.

To find out more please review the position description and for specific queries, contact Claire Neville on 04 471 3938.

Please submit your application online including a cover letter and CV by 5pm on Tuesday the 7th of July 2020.


Permanent Full Time

Job no: RP2019019

Location: Wellington

Closing Date: Tuesday, 7 July 2020