Application strategy - Securities services tech

  • Negotiable
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Standard Chartered Bank
  • 21 Sep 16

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A Senior technology expert with related domain experience in a Financial Institution (Securities, Custody, Settlements, Clearing, Reference Data) is required to drive future application strategy, quality, stability, efficiency and scalability across custody, settlements, asset servicing, fund services, data, messaging and reporting technical domains.

Key Roles and Responsibilities

Key Roles & Responsibilities:

Develops and maintains a clear set of conceptual & physical architectural artifacts of aligned processing systems and interfaces
Drives thought leadership towards application and domain technical strategy
Instigates deep dive application solution review processes, engaging relevant stakeholders and partners across the enterprise
Partners with PSS, Technical Services and Application Domain owners to identify and resolve thematic stability, scalability & recoverability issues
Leads technical innovation for the relevant domains, continually bringing in new thinking to maximise business value
Undertakes and refreshes competitor and peer group analysis to surface untapped technical opportunities for further exploration
Review and improve interface, messaging and data architecture for the group to ensure efficiency, stability and scalability of solutions while bringing additional value to clients and business stakeholders
Design, define and capture the right measurements for quality in partnership with TDE, Vendors and Development teams
Tap into relevant FinTech ecosystems to drive new opportunities for Security Services

Qualifications and Skills

Qualifications & Skills:

Educated to Degree level with major in technical/computer science discipline
Varied hands on career covering a wider variety of technologies as both a developer and solution designer
Up to date exposure on best practice for big data, Business Intelligence reporting, messaging and interface architectures
Hands on experience in managing technical designs and change on an enterprise application stack in the banking/financial services domain
Preferable to have hands on experience from an application and/or infrastructure support background
Proven experience in developing, managing and refining technical strategy papers.
Desirable: Domain expertise across the securities services/custodian space with special focus on settlements, clearing and reference data.

Diversity and Inclusion

Standard Chartered is committed to diversity and inclusion. We believe that a work environment which embraces diversity will enable us to get the best out of the broadest spectrum of people to sustain strong business performance and competitive advantage. By building an inclusive culture, each employee can develop a sense of belonging, and have the opportunity to maximise their personal potential.