PB Core Platform Risk Management Lead PB Core Platform Risk Management Lead …

Credit Suisse
in Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 20 May 20
Credit Suisse
in Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 20 May 20
Credit Suisse
PB Core Platform Risk Management Lead
We Offer
The Private Bank (PB) Core platform domain lead role will operate out of Singapore. The role acts in the capacity of a product manager for core banking system features that supports the Wealth Management APAC business processes. You will lead the solutioning and delivery of strategic and pivotal initiatives within the change programs for PB APAC. You will be part of a high-profile, dynamic team that provides necessary support in day to day technology management as well as long-term initiatives.
The lead will:
  • Work closely with the business COO to drive platform strategy through shaping and prioritization of business demands, design and selection of solutions
  • Drive effective end-to-end delivery of prioritized programs ensuring the investments are optimized from cost, time to market and strategic fit perspective
  • Steer program level governance forums to engage sponsors and business partners
  • Supervise & review resource and funding utilization taking corrective actions proactively as required
  • Ensure compliance with the governance and risk of the delivery together with One IT & Change counterparts
Core Tasks include:
  • Ensuring end-to-end requirements from business partners are clear and target business processes are defined to be included in the product backlog and challenging partners on the business value and the justifications before determining the priority
  • Prioritizing the book of work for few agile IT development teams
  • Managing agile project progress against quality standards, targets and budgets and challenging actions, results and activities
  • Engaging partners by providing updates through informal or formal meetings and ensure any decisions required are consulted by all key partners

You Offer
  • Keen understanding of upstream and downstream dependencies to contribute towards roadmaps for the platform
  • Proactive risk management - building a sustainable control environment by reducing operational risks, eliminating manual steps and sub-optimal practices
  • Commercial attitude towards quality, cost and delivery of the projects
  • Overarching desire to get things done and move towards technology end-state
  • Outstanding structuring and story-lining skills with the ability to distil complex topics into material that is suitable for senior management level communication is essential.
  • Minimum 5 years' experience of Product Management / Operations and 10+ years' experience in Private Banking or Wealth Management Industry
  • Solid analytical and problem solving skills built on industry experience in private banking or technology development
  • Excellent presentation and communication skills - problem structuring, logical thinking and story-lining essential
  • Outstanding influencing and interpersonal skills, ability to work effectively with cross-functional teams and with senior management
  • Ability to exercise independent judgment and discretion in confidential matters
  • Advanced knowledge of business process, products and market trends.
  • Develop innovative product recommendations based on business, technical, and opportunity assessments, demonstrating domain experience.
  • In partnership with key business partners form and maintain the product vision. Communicate product vision and the functional requirements of the partners to IT delivery teams
  • Define and prioritize product roadmap and team backlog such that the solution effectively addresses business priorities while maintaining technical integrity
  • Ensure Product Backlog is visible, transparent, and clear to all, and shows what the Scrum Team will work on next. Communicate and ensure team understands items in the Product Backlog to the level required
  • Author requirements, epics, user stories, tasks and timelines aligned with user/customer/market needs; ensures stories meet the "definition of ready" criteria
  • Strong influencing skills and a solid working knowledge of products and operations is required.
  • Identify business partners needs, negotiate priorities between competing interests, and then collaborate with developers to ensure that the requirements are implemented effectively.
  • The key deliverables of this role would be driving the implementation of next Core banking upgrade within the next 2 years, and the ongoing prioritization of the Core banking product backlog
  • Result oriented, dedicated, hardworking who can work on own initiative and can deliver on time with a high level of integrity and flexibility, sense of urgency, attention to detail and quality standards