Posting Date: 17-Nov-2020
Location: Alexandra, Singapore, SG
Company: United Overseas Bank Limited
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.
The GTO Technical Delivery Manager is responsible to deliver project(s) that span across multiple business units. Manage resources, schedules, financial and adhere to stage gate quality and SDM control guidelines throughout the full systems development life cycle. This also includes management of issues, risks and project change requests to ensure successful and on-time project delivery.
The GTO Technical Delivery Manager has the authority to run the project on a day-to-day basis. Verify that the project produces the required deliverables of quality, within the specified boundaries of time and cost and to achieve the potential benefits.
As this is a Technical Delivery Manager for bugfixes, the candidate needs to be fluent with front to back handling. This is a challenging role as candidate needs to understand from front office to backoffice including the impact to accounting and downstreams. Candidate will also need to have a view to the risk and impact to production, This is not a pure delivery manager as the focus will be production stability as well as committed delivery. Candidate will need to be able to weigh the importance and criticality of fixes and how it can further the front to back environment.
Candidate is expected to align the processes, build automation tools, plan ahead and communicate to all stakeholders. Good communications and articulation skills is a MUST.
Stakeholder and Communications Management
Process and Delivery Execution
• Bachelor’s Degree in appropriate field of study or equivalent work experience
• Proven working experience in project management in a banking environment and in treasury products related.
• Project Management Professional (PMP) / PRINCE II certification is a plus
• Murex knowledge is a plus
• Excellent client-facing and internal communication skills
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills
• Solid organizational skills including attention to detail and multitasking skills
• Ability to multi-task and perform well under pressure
Be a part of UOB Family
UOB is an equal opportunity employer. UOB does not discriminate on the basis of a candidate’s age, race, gender, color, religion, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, or other non-merit factors. All employment decisions at UOB are based on business needs, job requirements and qualifications. If you require any assistance or accommodations to be made for the recruitment process, please inform us when you submit your online application.
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