(Junior) Functional Architect Risk Systems (f/m/d)

EUREX Clearing AG • Frankfurt am Main

Learn. Develop. Grow. But always: Share value

Join our international team that drives positive change, united by a spirit of openness and curiosity. We empower you to have an impact and to grow – personally and professionally. With us, you work at the heart of financial systems and evolve the way markets operate. We’re excited about the future because we are the ones shaping it. Let´s do this together by sharing value!

Who we are

Who we are

Tracing its origins to 1585, Deutsche Börse Group has become one of the world’s leading exchange organisations and an innovative market infrastructure provider. In this role, we provide investors, financial institutions and companies access to global capital markets. What’s your part in all this? With your commitment you contribute to the success of our unique business model: offering a wide range of products, services and technologies for security, transparency and integrity on the markets. By creating trust in the markets of today and tomorrow we foster growth and contribute to the prosperity of future generations.

Frankfurt am Main

Your career at Deutsche Börse Group

Your area of work:

Deutsche Börse Group is one of the leading global market infrastructure providers. Our group provides trading, clearing, settlement, market data distribution and other services for a broad range of asset classes (securities, derivatives, FX…).
Deutsche Börse Group IT is organized as a product organization. Risk IT is part of the Risk Product, which mainly serves the Risk Management department of Eurex Clearing AG, regulated under EMIR, MaRisk etc. Therefore, the services provided by Risk IT must meet several regulatory standards and provide operational stability whilst keeping up with developments in new technology.
We foster a culture of high standards, freedom, and responsibility. We encourage ownership and trust and have a strong belief in developing talent. 
Risk IT develops and maintains several mission critical applications and is launching ambitious projects with broad impact. 
Our Functional Architecture team is responsible for evolving the Risk IT system landscape to support business growth initiatives and technical innovation. Working closely with different business and application development teams, our focus is on the end-to-end view of business requirements along the software change management process, understanding their impact and supporting the coordination between the individual Risk IT applications.  
We are looking for a functional architect to join our team in Eschborn who is passionate about finding solutions fitting the Risk IT system landscape, solving problems and helps us continually improving the functionality of our systems. 


Your responsibilities:

  • Understand the Clearing and Risk system landscape and relevant dependencies and interactions between the individual applications, evolve functional roadmap for the Risk IT system landscape
  • Acquire insights into financial market products and processes as well as our state-of-the-art risk calculation model
  • Closely align with business stakeholders to understand the driver for business requirements and market developments as well as the regulatory framework
  • Conduct impact analysis of cross-system requirements and create high-level solution designs fitting the existing Risk IT system landscape
  • Closely align with Risk IT functional analysts to ensure smooth transition to specifications, development and test
  • Support identification of impact of Risk IT changes on internal and external stakeholders and creation of relevant documentation, support external clients and software vendors in their change process if required
  • Contribute to cross-product initiatives representing Risk IT in system design discussions with different stakeholders


Your profile: 

  • University degree, preferably in economics, information technology or mathematics or comparable education with professional experience
  • Good understanding of financial markets and products in different asset classes, ideally also background in quantitative risk management methods and pricing of financial products
  • Experience in modelling of IT systems and functional analysis (ArchiMate)
  • Passion to find sustainable solutions in system design, strong results orientation and striving for high-quality standards
  • Excellent communication skills, proficiency in written and spoken English 
  • Open mindset and strong team player


Tthe following skills would be a plus:

  • Experience in design of microservice architecture
  • Programming skills (Python)
  • Proficiency in written and spoken German or Czech


This opportunity is open to flexible working arrangements, such as working from home, flexible or compressed hours, and part-time.

Why Deutsche Börse Group?

We are committed to providing a work environment which makes our employees both feel at each other and reach their full potential. Our standards go far beyond simply matching candidate with the suitable position.

Exciting, cutting-edge projects

“Boredom” is a concept unknown to us. With us you are part of a growing company that is shaping the future and where you can make a difference and actively participate – by supporting companies and start-ups going public, developing trading technologies or designing the cloud infrastructure for a highly regulated environment.

International environment

Our market infrastructures are connected globally: whether in Singapore, London, Chicago, Luxembourg or Dubai – working with us means collaborating with like-minded colleagues and teams across over 60 locations from more than 100 nations.

Security and growth

Our company is experiencing healthy growth, not least due to our diversified business model. As a globally active exchange organiser, we provide market participants with consistently safe infrastructures that stimulate growth along the entire value chain. For you this means: a secure and promising workplace!

Diversity & Inclusion

We embrace diversity. As the cornerstone of our success, your contribution counts – irrespective of gender, nationality, ethnic or social background, religion or worldview, disability, age, sexual preference and identity.

Our values

We at Deutsche Börse create trust in the markets of today and tomorrow. We want to achieve this common goal with performance, reliability, integrity, openness and responsibility. Mutual respect and appreciation are of particular importance. Our values shape our culture and behaviour – both within our organisation and externally.

Team spirit

Our employees work in great teams that drive positive change – and therefore they enjoy working with us. This is reflected in our annual employee surveys. No matter how great the challenges posed by the markets might be – we support each other, work together closely to successfully complete projects and face change with a positive, collaborative approach.

Work-life balance

We offer a work environment, in which professional and private life can interact individually. Flexible working time models, allowance for childcare, working remotely, studying alongside your job or part-time models – we give you the opportunity to adapt your job to your life situation.

Careers with a future

Whether you are an apprentice, a trainee, a young or experienced professional – with us your career is off to a good start that holds many different paths to develop and reach the next level. Your professional future is in your hands – as a manager, expert or project manager. You can count on our support as well as further education and training measures.

Meal allowance

We take care of your culinary well-being. With our meal allowance you can choose from a variety of dishes in our staff restaurant or get your breakfast or snacks in the bistro for that extra boost of energy in between. Drinks such as tea, coffee, water and juice are available free of charge.

Our hybrid work model

Personal exchange and the collaborative atmosphere at our offices are an important part of our corporate culture. At the same time, we offer our employees the flexibility to work remotely several days per week in line with business needs and local regulation.

Pension scheme

We top up your pension! You will be registered at BVV, to which we pay a monthly pension allowance for you. Furthermore, you have the option to pay an additional part of your salary to increase the amount of your future pension payment.

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