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VP, Scrum Master (Wealth Management)

Job details

Location: Singapore
Job Type: Permanent
Discipline:
Reference: BF/DE/VSMWM/101023C
Posted: 8 months ago
Consultant: Devin ENG
Consultant Email: email Devin
Consultant Phone: 6950 0356

Job description

​Roles & Responsibilities

  • Prepare project feasibility studies, cost-benefit analysis and proposals and obtain required approvals from appropriate IT management and project sponsors

  • Establish project plans, resources, budgets, and timeframes, and assign tasks

  • Identify, track, and communicate project progress, milestones, deliverables changes and dependencies within the schedule, costs, issues, and risks

  • Manage project team’s performance of project tasks, provide technical advice and guidance, schedule assignments and training for development, prepare performance appraisals

  • Coordinate project activities across multiple development, product management, user experience and QA teams in a matrix organization

  • Secure acceptance and approval of deliverables or revisions to the project from the project sponsor and stakeholders

  • Manage vendor relationship and deliverables

  • Evaluate and recommend purchases of software packages, hardware, and service vendors where appropriate

  • Ensure work deliverables are in compliance with bank policies and regulatory requirements

  • Plan for and oversee preparation of documentation of each project phase (business requirements, functional specification, project plan, test strategy, test plan, etc), training and support in new/modified applications

  • Facilitate team’s project delivery, project planning and project execution while adhering to Agile values and practices

  • Facilitate daily scrum, sprint planning (including effort estimation and resource planning), sprint demo, retrospective meetings, and backlog grooming

  • Supports the organizational transformation, share best practices and tools that are successful.

REQUIREMENTS:

Domain Knowledge:

  • Knowledge in Portfolio Management and Advisory functions in the wealth/premier banking domain is essential

  • Understanding of technical aspects of system integration in a mix technology environment

  • Comprehensive knowledge of agile methodology and frameworks like Scrum, Kanban, XP, etc.

  • Working knowledge in Agile toolsets such as JIRA, Confluence and complementing practices such as DevOps, TDD

Qualifications/Experience:

  • Tertiary education required

  • More than 10 years in project management in IT in investment bank delivering projects exceeding S$5 mil

  • 3-5 years of Scrum Master, or agile-practicing Project Manager experience in Information Technology in a project-based environment, preferably in financial institution / banking industry

  • Certification or formal training in project management is an advantage

  • Experience on Aladdin (BlackRock) is preferable.

  • Experience in agile project delivery is an advantage

  • Self-starter with excellent leadership and team building skills

  • Ability to resolve complex problems creatively

  • Experience in managing senior stakeholders

  • Strong organizational, communication and conflict resolution skills

  • Agile / Scrum Master certification is a plus

Please contact Devin at DevinE@charterhouse.com.sg for a confidential discussion

EA License no: 16S8066 | Reg no.: R1980261

Only successful candidates will be notified.

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