Group AI Director

Job details

Location: Singapore
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: BF/XY/GAID/08112022C
Posted: over 1 year ago
Consultant: Xavier Yap
Consultant Email: email Xavier
Consultant Phone: 6950 0368

Job description

​Rare opportunity to join an International Bank as a Group AI Director to help scale the AI capabilities across the group and regional companies across all relevant business units.


  • Hire, train and mentor a team of 50 proficient AI Scientists and ML Engineers to support various business verticals in the group

  • Hire and build the MLOps team including the ML Architect to revamp and scale the MLOps capabilities of the team

  • Enhance adoption for model management and ML platforms across business users

  • Liaise with senior stakeholders for regular management reporting and work with Division Heads for different business verticals to understand how AI can benefit the business issues that they are facing

  • Introduce AI and Data Science best practices that are especially relevant in the consumer, wholesale, investment banking segments


  • Masters or PhD in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Statistics, Applied Mathematics or equivalent with at least 12 years of proven experience in Data Science and/or Artificial Intelligence

  • At least 5 years of division management responsibility in hiring, training and scaling a team of AI/Data Scientists and Data/ML Engineers

  • Proven experience in overseeing at least one to one end to end MLOps infrastructure in a Banking, Financial Services, Insurance or Commercial firm

  • Indepth understanding of Python, Scala, C++

  • Experience in Ray or Dask will be highly recommended

  • Banking background is preferred but not necessary

Please contact Xavier Yap at for a confidential discussion.

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