VP Infrastructure Project Manager - Tier 1 Investment Bank (Trading platform, Network, Server, Market Data, Desktop, Application)

  • Competitve Salary + Relocation Package
  • Hong Kong
  • Permanent, Full time
  • BAH Partners
  • 16 Jan 17

A tier-1 investment bank is urgently looking for an experienced Technical Project Manager to join their regional Enterprise Infrastructure team to lead the implementation of large complex projects that span across multiple infrastructure technical disciplines and locations. The team aims to proactively meet business requirements through delivery of creative and effective technology solutions. This is a great opportunity for someone who wants to be a part of an international & high caliber environment to work with the industry’s elite.

This position requires a strong background in global investment banking infrastructure technology in a Project Manager capacity.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Deliver projects and programs in multiple technical areas, including Data and Voice Networking, Security, Distributed systems, Applications, Data centers and other emerging Infrastructure technologies
  • Drive end to end execution of projects/program consisting of multiple work streams
  • Effective horizontal and vertical facilitation and communication with Business Units, Corporate Services, Finance, IT SME and other back office departments
  • Manage regional and global projects, virtual teams and matrix management experience
    Identify and capture the risks and exceptions and subsequently monitor, track and manage them
  • Manage the individual work stream leads and oversees project progress, manages risks and dependencies at a project or program level
  • Manage budgeting and cost management processes for all work streams and communicate to business management for appropriate funding
  • Ensure consistent and consolidated reporting across work streams
  • Responsible for senior stakeholder management, communications and escalation

Job Requirements:

  • Excellent English communication skills and the ability to interact with highly skilled technology professionals, senior management, business users and stakeholders
  • Ability to manage large, highly critical regional and global projects and programs
  • Attention to details, strong organizational abilities, and able to articulate and drive execution
  • Extensive experience in project management, planning, budgeting, tracking, status reporting, executive communication
  • Highly developed understanding of various Infrastructure technology stack
  • Strong troubleshooting, problem solving, influencing and analytical abilities, and prior vendor management experience
  • Ability to creatively and economically merge disparate technological environments including desktop platforms, server platforms, application technologies, telecommunications/networking (voice and data), and market data technologies
  • Ability to drive and influence virtual teams to perform quality work and to the desired project outcome
  • Proactive, strong sense of ownership and accountability, and work well under pressure

Qualifications:

  • Bachelors or Master degree in IT, Business management or a similar discipline
  • Minimum 8 years of hands-on project / program management
  • 5 years of successful infrastructure project delivery experience, such as Business expansion, Divestiture, Technology Integration, Data center, Risk, Joint Venture, IT Security, Electronic trading, Business analysis and Technology due diligence
  • Excellent project planning techniques and hands-on experience with end-to-end project lifecycle
  • Proven experience in senior stakeholder management both regionally and globally
  • Highly developed financial skills and hands-on experience in detailed budgeting
  • Excellent understanding of the Asia footprint, regulatory landscape and requirements
  • Multinational financial industry experience is a must, preferably from a tier 1 investment bank

If you are interested in this position, or would like to explore other opportunities within banking and finance technology, please send your detailed resume to Melanie.Chow@bahpartners.com for a confidential discussion.

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