head of technology (banking mnc) in Singapore

winson tan, randstad
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S$ 18,000 - S$ 20,000 per month

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information technology
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working hours
S$ 18,000 - S$ 20,000 per month
15 years
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winson tan, randstad
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about the company

My client is one of the most established and reputable MNC within the banking industry. They have a history of more than 100 years and has a strong presence around the world with Singapore as the headquarter. They have won numerous awards for their innovative product and is well known for attracting the best talent in the industry. They are currently expanding and you would now have the opportunity to join this exciting company as a Head of Technology (SVP)

about the job

The Head of Technology primary responsibility is to oversee the design, development and maintenance of business applications, appliances or system in support of the bank APAC businesses.

  • Ensure that applications meet business requirements and systems goals, fulfil end-user requirements, and identify and resolve systems issues.
  • Review and analyse existing applications effectiveness and efficiency, and then develop strategies for improving or leveraging these systems.
  • Cultivate and disseminate knowledge of application-usage best practices.
  • Working with businesses, Head Office and regional IT teams, develop business architecture, business systems, and end user products roadmap.
  • Manage Technology and Business relationships to senior executive level; Delivering to stakeholders effective information and knowledge to support business decision making.
  • Research and make recommendations on software products and services in support of procurement and development efforts.
  • Evaluate new applications, systems software, products, and/or enhancements to existing applications throughout the enterprise.
  • Collaborate with analysts, designers, and system owners in the testing of new software programs and applications.
  • Analyze documentation and technical specifications of any new application under deployment or consideration to determine its intended functionality.
  • Ensure that any new software integration into company systems meets functional requirements, system compliance, and interface specifications.
  • Coordinate feasibility studies for software and system products under consideration for purchase, and give advice based on findings.

skills and experience required

  • Recognized university degree or master’s in information technology, Computer Science, Manage Information Science, Banking and Finance or equivalent.
  • Strong Banking knowledge - Front, Middle or Back Office Operation knowledge relating to Corporate, Institution and/or Transaction Banking Business.
  • 10 - 12 years experience in establishing and driving business information systems strategy for Corporate, Institution and/or Transaction Banking businesses (mid-large bank).
  • Experience in leading or driving Technology business solution application design, development and implementation; prior experience in leading business process reengineering or transformational project desired.

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link. Alternatively please contact Winson Tan at 6510 3638 to discuss more on the opportunity. EA: 94C3609 / R1113471


AML, KYC, Data Analytics, IT Applications


no additional qualifications required

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree