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.
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
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
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Only successful candidates will be notified.