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Posting Date:  10-Dec-2019

Raffles, Singapore, SG

Company:  United Overseas Bank Limited
About UOB

United Overseas Bank Limited (UOB) is a leading bank in Asia with a global network of more than 500 branches and offices in 19 countries and territories in Asia Pacific, Europe and North America. In Asia, we operate through our head office in Singapore and banking subsidiaries in China, Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand, as well as branches and offices.

Our history spans more than 80 years. Over this time, we have been guided by our values — Honorable, Enterprising, United and Committed. This means we always strive to do what is right, build for the future, work as one team and pursue long-term success. It is how we work, consistently, be it towards the company, our colleagues or our customers.

About the Department

The Technology and Operations function is comprised of five teams of specialists with distinct capabilities: business partnership, technology, operations, risk governance and planning support and services. We work closely together to harness the power of technology to support our physical and digital banking services and operations. This includes developing, centralising and standardising technology systems as well as banking operations in Singapore and overseas branches.

Job Responsibilities
  • As part of the Trade Transformation delivery team, the position will be responsible for the delivery of Global Trade and FSCM Technology platform, managing the Technical and Infrastructure Architecture and ensure the implementation of agreed architecture and infrastructure.
  • Working closely with stakeholders to develop practical domain roadmaps to move the enterprise towards the future state vision, while taking into account business, technical and delivery constraint
  • Analyzing stakeholder requirements, current state architecture, and gaps to create a future state architecture vision for one or more parts of the enterprise with a focus on reduced complexity, cost efficiencies, reuse, reduced risk and/or improved business capabilities
  • Reviewing application design, problem ticket and incident to propose short term and long term resolution to fit with the domain roadmap
  • Guiding and challenge the project on architecture, design decision and performance testing
  • Optimize the application, infrastructure and system performance
  • Reviewing non-functional requirement and proposed architecture changes to anticipate evolving non-functional requirements
  • Developing architecture principles and standards
  • Communicating the principles, standards, vision and roadmaps to stakeholders and proactively addressing any questions / concerns identified
  • Acting as a trusted advisor to stakeholders in both business and IT to assist in defining and delivering high quality solutions
  • Provide thought leadership on architectural or other topics
  • Embed Platform Thinking
Job Requirements

Technical Skills & Experience

  • Good understanding of Intellect (iGTB) Trade, FSCM platform and experience in implementing the same in Banking Environment.
  • At least 15 years’ experience in the IT industry, preferably in large, complex enterprises
  • At least 8 years of experience in banking technology
  • At least 5 years’ experience in Solution Architecture in a large multi-technological environment
  • Deep experience delivering mission critical, enterprise scale IT solutions in a heterogeneous technology environment, both in-house built and 3rd party vendor products ; experience in design and development of multi-tier architecture applications. 
  • Experience in actual systems development work, with prior coding (e.g. Java, J2EE), functional specifications using modelling techniques (e.g. UML, ERD, ORM, OCL) and technical specifications and systems development and testing experience 
  • Familiarity with best practice methodologies and tools for the entire solution lifecycle from ideation to requirements, design, development, testing, deployment and operations
  • Familiarity with one or more formal Architecture frameworks / methodologies (TOGAF, Zachman, BIAN, etc.)
  • Practical experience in data modelling, object modelling, design patterns and Enterprise Architecture tool or other software modelling tools. Experience working in Oracle Database  

•    Ability to communicate complex topics in an understandable way using a level of detail and terms appropriate to the situation
•    Must be a good team player and able to drive consensus amongst stakeholders with conflicting viewpoints and objectives
•    People and team management in a transversal function
•    Ability to effectively communicate, interact with and influence senior technical associates, business and operational partners and executives
•    Owns and enhances workflows and processes, and delegates with clear accountabilities across the teams to meet objectives / outcomes
•    Promotes an environment of learning and development. Understand and develop team members and others to achieve their professional growth


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