IT Project Manager

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • OCBC Bank
  • 20 Aug 17

IT Project Manager

As part of the Technology Service Delivery group, the Project Manager holds the overall responsibility and accountability for IT project management for Consumer Banking domain. He/she should work in partnership with transaction banking users, finance, operations and technology to deliver projects to agreed scope, schedule, budget and quality.
Principal Role:
- 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 time-frames, and assign tasks
- Identify, track and communicate project progress, milestones, deliverables changes and dependencies within the schedule, costs, issues and risks
- Manage 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.

Qualifications
Domain Knowledge:
- Knowledge in Consumer Banking Product/Process is essential
- Experience in digital banking, supplier chain will be an added advantage
- Understanding of technical aspects of system integration in a mix technology environment.

Qualifications/Experience
- Tertiary education required
- 8 years in project management in IT in investment bank delivering projects exceeding S$ 1 mil
- Certification or formal training in project management is an advantage
- Self starting with excellent leadership and team building skills
- Ability to resolve complex problems creatively
-Experience in managing senior stakeholders.
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