VP, Product Support Manager (Customer Compliance Management)

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • United Overseas Bank
  • 18 Feb 18

VP, Product Support Manager (Customer Compliance Management)

Job Objective:

- To provide leadership for application support management functions of strategic, cross-functional or regional applications to provide a stable a production environment to business.
- To provide leadership in bringing efficiencies with continuous service improvement plan by usage of proper tools and process.
Being able to partner with Technology and Business stake holders to derive and drive strategic actions in providing a stable production environment to meet organization goal as a team.

Key Responsiblities:
  • Manage production defect changes and work closely with Development teams to provide strong governance for control for the applications in scope
  • Manage Vendor for prioritization of issues, continuous service improvement, process improvement, cost management and audit issues. Conduct Monthly service review track SLAs adherence from vendors. Manage a workload which is subject to changing priorities and demands
  • Drive the change in culture to ensure Production Support best practices is implemented while ensure partnerships with developers and business partners are strengthened.
  • Act as a facilitator and coordinate between various teams like Infrastructure, development team to resolve, analysis of root cause for complex issues and outages
  • Work across multiple application management areas and support teams to ensure high level of support service.
  • Evaluate Subordinates' performance and make decisions on hiring and other personnel actions.
  • Ensures essential process / procedures are followed and contribute to defining standards.
  • Effectively communicate and interact with infrastructure and supporting technology groups across a distributed environment to drive problem resolution and service levels.
  • Work closely with 1st & 2nd level support and development teams to ensure team is meeting the business' requirements. Ensure team delivers on these priorities and communicated progress effectively to all stakeholders.
  • Follow through to ensure each problem is resolved according to SLA.
Key Requirements:
Must have :-
  • Minimum 10-12 years of experience working in IT industry with 8-10 years of experience in Technology solutions or support service delivery for banking industry, domain knowledge in Customer Relationship Management, Wealth Management, Compliance (AML, KYC) Trade Finance & Remittance, Enterprise Application Integration (EAI) preferred
  • Prior experience in large scale enterprise application development, capacity planning, optimization, re-engineering, and performance fine tuning and cost optimization
  • Demonstrate accountability, leadership, independent initiatives and willingness to lead.
    Strong team player with management skills. Flexible and being able to manage time effectively.
    Able to work with sense of urgency under multiple deadlines and successfully organize and complete tasks with minimal supervision.
  • Experience in leading staff in a Production Support group in a high availability / mission critical environment.
  • Ability to technically analyze problems encountered with these systems and employing technical skills to overcome them.
  • Experience in managing communications across business and technology stakeholders at varying levels across a medium to large scale enterprise.
  • Solid understanding of ITIL methodology

Essential Technical Skill :-
  • 5-8 years' experience with Java, open system development.
  • Experience writing SQL scripts, database queries, generating capacity and performance reports
  • Change Management
  • Solid understanding of resiliency and redundancy designs
  • Interfaces and Messaging systems

Personal Skill :-
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Ability to learn new skills quickly with little supervision and ensuring the detail is of high priority
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate well at all levels
  • Efficiently and effectively manages work, time, and resources
  • Applied knowledge of standard development methodologies
  • Ability to handle high stress and pressure situations
  • Strong problem solving and program execution skills while being process orientated
  • Self-motivating and delivery focused individual
  • Ability to understand the big picture - can step back and understand the context of problems before applying analytical skills to address the issues
  • Proven ability to communicate and develop long lasting relationships with all levels of Management in a clear, concise manner