About UOB United Overseas Bank Limited (UOB) is a leading bank in Asia with a global network of more than 500 branches and offices in 19 countries and territories in Asia Pacific, Europe and North America. In Asia, we operate through our head office in Singapore and banking subsidiaries in China, Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand, as well as branches and offices. Our history spans more than 80 years. Over this time, we have been guided by our values - Honorable, Enterprising, United and Committed. This means we always strive to do what is right, build for the future, work as one team and pursue long-term success. It is how we work, consistently, be it towards the company, our colleagues or our customers.
About the Department The Technology and Operations function is comprised of five teams of specialists with distinct capabilities: business partnership, technology, operations, risk governance and planning support and services. We work closely together to harness the power of technology to support our physical and digital banking services and operations. This includes developing, centralising and standardising technology systems as well as banking operations in Singapore and overseas branches.
Plan technical deliverables (including any system enhancements and upgrades) to meet project's requirements within allocated budget and schedule.
Plan & collaborate across different application teams to manage technical dependencies of the solution
Plan, monitor and manage risks/issues related to technical delivery
Provide status update related to technical delivery to Project Manager (PM)/ Program Manager
Partner with System Analysts, Functional Business Analysts and SME's to collate, understand and finalize functional and technical requirements
Provide Systems input to specification phase (effort estimates, high level delivery plan) based on impact assessment etc.
Partner with Architects and Development Lead to ensure solution design complies with enterprise design principles, security and control standards
Partner with Development Manager in managing application teams to build the enhancements
Partner with Test Manager to ensure completion of System Integration Testing (SIT), User Acceptance Testing (UAT), performance / load testing and application security testing with quality results
Prepare and manage technical implementation plan across application teams - coordinate technical implementation activities across application teams to ensure non-event production cutover and adequate post implementation support
Escalate issues that impacts project schedule on timely basis and propose workarounds/resolutions
Good business domain knowledge in at least one area (e.g. Retail and Corporate)
More than 7 years track record in developing and delivering global/regional IT capabilities for a multi-national/regional company with annual budgetary responsibility
More than 3 years leadership experience in managing IT delivery teams
Experience in communicating with technical stakeholders
Experience in banking industry preferred
Experience in implementing large-scale, highly available applications or other large project implementation
Experience in service-oriented technologies
Proven result-oriented person with a focus on delivery
Experience in actual systems development work, with prior coding, functional specifications and technical specifications and systems development and testing experience (in aggregate no less than 8 years)
Good understanding and experience in software development cycle
Highly effective communicating with technical stakeholders, proficient communicating with non-technical stakeholders
Good problem solving, analytical, synthesis, system thinking and solutioning skills Education
Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering or similar domain
Related professional/technical qualification will be advantageous although not mandatory
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