Associate - Murex Application Support

Date: 11 May 2024

Location: London, GB

Company: Mizuho

We are looking for a Murex Application Support Analyst. 


Profile Summary

An Application Support Analyst is an IT professional who provides technical support cross a wide spectrum of in-house and vendor software used by the business. Typically as part of an application support team, the Application Support Analyst needs both technical knowledge and “people” skills to do their job well to enable the team to meet the needs of the business given how interwoven technology and the business world have become.

Members of the team have to be able to manage the demands of BAU and project support effectively and ensure delivery on time and that it is ‘right’ first time.


Duties and Responsibilities

  • Murex MXG200 / MX.3 Support – Primary Role
  • BAU / Triage – 1st line support to ensure integrity and availability of supported applications for internal and external customers – Primary Role
  • Become SME for a number of existing or new applications as required – Primary role  
  • Follow documented Procedures to resolve service desk tickets  
  • Plan, prepare and deliver project requirements
  • Provide Audit and compliance information as requested
  • Manage other ad-hoc tasks as and when requested by Management
  • Manage service desk requests to ensure SLA‘s are met
  • Prepare system support documentation as required
  • Manage Vendor relationships as necessary
  • Manage upgrades / patching to ensure supported software is in place



Qualifications, Skills and Experience

  • 5 Years + Murex, MX.nn / MXG experience – Essential
  • 5 Years+ application support experience - Essential
  • Experience working in a medium-large sized company, supporting at least 1000 users – Essential
  •  windows / SQL, – Essential 
  • SWIFT knowledge – Desirable  
  • MQ support / Admin – Desirable
  • Financial experience – Required 
  • Front Office Experience – Essential
  • Virtual Environment Management – Exposure 
  • Splunk exposure – Desirable
  • SQL Statement writing – Essential
  • Management of change in a complex environment – Essential
  • Working across multiple branches to support Key applications – Essential



We champion a flexible work environment, as we understand the need for people to meet other commitments or simply strike a good work-life balance.  As such, we are happy to talk flexible working for this role such as reduced working hours.  The role will also include homeworking. 

At Mizuho we are committed to supporting equality and diversity, and seek to create a workplace that is fully inclusive.  We welcome applications from all sections of the community that we operate in and from all ethnic backgrounds, sexual orientation, beliefs, gender identities and disabilities. 

If you require more information about our equal opportunities policy or wish to discuss any accessibility requirements or reasonable adjustments please contact the recruitment team – and we will be happy to help. 

Mizuho Bank provides financial and strategic solutions for the increasingly diverse and sophisticated needs of international clients, focusing its efforts on serving major corporations, financial institutions, individuals and public sector entities. A relationship management approach to serving clients enables Mizuho Bank, together with group companies including Mizuho Trust & Banking and Mizuho Securities, to develop customised solutions in areas such as corporate, structured and project finance, transaction banking and risk management. 

With 81 offices outside Japan, Mizuho Bank offers both local experience and the ability to progress careers across its global business network. Mizuho Bank is a subsidiary of the Japan-based Mizuho Financial Group, Inc, one of the largest financial services companies in the world, with total assets of approximately US $1.8 trillion (as of March, 2016). Mizuho London Branch has over 850 employees, Mizuho Bank employs over 27,000 employees and is part of the Mizuho Financial  Any personal data you provide will be processed in accordance with our Recruitment Privacy Notice. Please do not create an account or apply for any vacancy if you do not agree to the terms of our Recruitment Privacy Notice available here