Technical Lead, AMU - Risk, Regulatory & Finance (Associate Director)

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Bank of Singapore
  • 18 Jan 17

Technical Lead, AMU - Risk, Regulatory & Finance (Associate Director)

At Bank of Singapore, we are constantly on the lookout for exceptional individuals to join our team. We promote a culture of openness, teamwork and fairness. Most importantly, we invest in our people through our programmes that develop them on both professional and personal levels. Besides attractive remuneration packages, we offer non-financial benefits and opportunities to develop your potential within OCBC Group’s global network of subsidiaries and offices. If you have passion, drive and the will to succeed, rise to the challenge today!

The candidate will play a crucial role in spearheading techno functional analysis, design, development and application support around the bank's specific technology streams and its sub-system.
He/She will manage the application life cycle management, the operational data platform, application support and overall technical governance. The main business domain areas are Risk (i.e. credit and market), Regulatory and Finance in a wealth management environment.
Responsibilities

  • Provide technical and functional leadership to various areas including projects, enhancements, application support and other application lifecycle management activities - software upgrades/patching, technical risk assessment reporting, application audits, vendor management, contracts management, demand management and capacity management.
  • Oversee day to day operations by managing and providing guidance to the application support team, incident and problem management and liaising with various teams at all levels.
  • Manage the roadmap for the bank's operational data platform.
  • Work with the architects, solution managers, project managers to provide inputs, and effort estimates to the development of the various project artifacts namely logical design, functional design, technical design, project initiation document.
  • Ensure the maintenance and improvement of good practices and processes around development, application support and management, and that service levels and standards are set, monitored and achieved.
  • Act as a direct point of escalation with key stakeholders from the business area on application support matters including IT service management, production incident management, complaints and complex service requests.


Qualifications
Requirements
  • Degree in an IT related discipline
  • Financial technology background experience (Wealth Management, Investment Management, Asset Management, Investment Banking preferred) with strong development and application support experience including past software development role as well as previous experience in the integration of vendor solutions
  • Hands-on experience in Production/Application support
  • Experience in the disciple of System development life cycle (SDLC) process, especially in the solution, analysis, testing and implementation phases of the SDLC processes.
  • At least 4-6 years of experience developing with Microsoft technologies such as .NET, C#, VB.NET SQL, ASP.NET, Web Development (MVC) using IIS preferably in a financial institution
  • Strong skills in SQL Server, SSIS , SSRS including physical data model design, stored procedures, functions, indexes, performance tuning and understanding execution plans.
  • Strong experience in the field of Data management, Data Warehousing and ETL
  • Knowledge on various asset classes such as equities, fixed income, loans, deposits, FX, Options will be a plus.
  • Previous experience with platforms such as TEMENOS T24 or Triple A will be considered an advantage.
  • Excellent communication skills, able to handle multiple projects and priorities concurrently and manage business expectations accordingly.
  • Experience in Java and middleware technologies will be an added advantage.
  • Able to handle multiple projects and priorities concurrently and manage business expectations accordingly.