OCBC Securities is a leading brokerage firm in Singapore with more than 30 years of experience in securities, derivatives, leveraged foreign exchange and futures trading. We are seeking an experienced, delivery focused Senior Technology Project Manager to join us as part of the technology team directly supporting the digital agenda for OCBC Securities, driving diverse technology focused projects to enable our strategic agenda. The person we seek should come with a strong project management track record within the financial services industry and a good appreciation of Equities trading, settlement and digital platforms. In addition, as we are a focused and multi-faceted team, the person should display both ability and willingness to take on business analysis (requirements gathering, as-is / to-be process mapping) and some elements of hands on technical analysis (interfaces, data, application functionality).
Key Roles & Responsibilities
Partner with business stakeholders to lead projects from initiation through requirements, solutioning, estimations, planning and end to end successful delivery into production.
Ensure high levels of quality, compliance and adherence to governance throughout the project life cycle and manage all financial elements of the project.
Drive collaboration across technology teams, users, stakeholders and vendors to ensure a well-planned & transparent execution results in on time delivery and benefits realisation.
Lead crisp communications around the projects, ensuring stakeholders have a clear view on status, risks, issues, dependencies, interventions/support needed and cost vs benefits.
At times, undertake business analysis to gather, challenge, and articulate requirements.
Dig into current application and data landscape to validate requirements, perform change impact analysis and expedite testing processes.
Qualifications Core Requirements
Knowledge in Equities products and markets is essential.
Project Management expertise and experience (approx. 10 years) running full projects end to end in a similar financial services environment - ideally backed up by a relevant certification (PMP, Scrum or equivalent).
Hands on SQL experience, able to interpret, understand & analyse data schemes and data sets.
Excellent oral and written communication skills, including documentation and presentation skills.
Comfortable communicating across business divisions and levels of seniority.
Work in highly collaborative environment with ability to influence decision making.