Technical Project Manager – Operations IT

Job Title: Technical Project Manager – Operations IT
Location: Unknown
Reference: 1361
Contact Name: Ben Cordier
Job Published: February 01, 2017 11:41

Job Description


Your role
Are you a multitasker? Are you solid as a rock when you're juggling a lot of projects? Are you passionate about bringing systems to life? We're looking for someone like this to: - take a leading role, interacting with Group Operations to determine project requirements, design and implement solutions - lead an offshore development team (3 resources based in Singapore and Bangalore) with responsibility for delivery quality - manage and own the delivery of software solutions for Group Operations in Tokyo - liaise closely with regional colleagues and the global design authority on wider initiatives impacting the Japanese business - understand and follow the UBS Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC)


Your team
You will be working in Operation IT Application Delivery in Tokyo, to provide technical solutions for Group Operations in Japan in order to satisfy new business initiatives, manage risk, increase capacity and support the business in achieving revenue and profitability goals.
The team is responsible for maintaining local in house developed applications as well as leveraging global strategic platforms to extend the coverage, automation and quality of our architecture.
Your experience and skills
You have:
- worked in a similar position before (min 5 years relevant experience)
- an understanding of what it takes to manage successful software delivery in financial services - experience supporting critical and time sensitive applications - excellent communication skills in English and Japanese - prior experience in Java, C#, Perl is desirable You are: - self driven and highly motivated - collaborative and comfortable interacting with colleagues at all levels