• Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Citibank NA
  • 2018-05-25

GCT Asia Digital Strategy and Incubation Lead

GCT Asia Digital Strategy and Incubation Lead

  • Primary Location: Singapore,Singapore,Singapore
  • Education: Bachelor's Degree
  • Job Function: Technology
  • Schedule: Full-time
  • Shift: Day Job
  • Employee Status: Regular
  • Travel Time: No
  • Job ID: 18032218


Description

Responsibilities:
  • This Position is with Asia and EMEA Digital team and the person is responsible for analyzing market and consumer trends, identifying areas for technology innovation, perform proof of concept and build business case for commercial use. In addition this role in responsible for planning - building and nurturing right talent in the team, site strategy planning, resource skill identification/hiring & management reporting of critical projects and key metrics
Skills and work activities that support these responsibilities include:
  • Analyze consumer trends to identify potential use-cases for experience enhancement
  • Working with Citi innovation lab and innovation garage of different players in Fintech and financial technology space to identify commercially viable use case
  • Lead a team of engineers to perform proof of concepts
  • Work with regional digital business and other business teams to evaluate commercial use of technology innovations
  • Work with development teams to get the concept from lab to production.
  • Coordinate strategic business initiatives and guide to completion
  • Supervise daily operations and help with management reporting on projects/programs of high importance
  • Timely reporting by committed dates and ensure committed deadlines are being met
  • Be a liaison between for staff, tech senior management and cross department leaders
  • Compliment digital head with internal communication, meeting with HR leaders and attending to staff needs, ensuring any problems are resolved
  • Work with Digital engineering directors in building team strategy - skills, site and deliver as required
  • Build strong relationships with employees and oversee their progress, noting any issues or successes
  • Help coordinate business wide procedures and work to improve existing processes for maximum clarity, efficiency and success
  • Attend executive meetings and deliver progress reports to Digital head


Qualifications

  • The ideal candidate will come from an international organization, and be a global visionary leader in engineering/technology who will drive priorities while balancing risks, capital allocations, and change complexities throughout the enterprise
  • 10-15 years of demonstrated Sr. Technology Leadership roles in the financial industry or a related field with a strong understanding/focus on digital technologies to include middleware integration; scrum/iterative application development, web oriented architecture, API strategy and Cloud computing 
  • Bachelor degree in computer science, information technology, software engineering or a related field; Master's degree preferred
  • Successful track record as a change leader in a large and complex environment
  • Possess a track record of transforming a global business through strong execution and delivery
  • Strong talent focus and ability to successfully recruit and develop experts from leading organizations across the globe
  • Ability to engage and influence stakeholders at all levels within an organization, from the most technical engineer to the most savvy business/executive leader
  • Possess uncompromising ethics, unwavering integrity and understanding of risk & regulatory process, as well as outstanding communications and interpersonal skills
  • Familiarity with the major line of business activities within a large global financial institution  Broad financial expertise with knowledge of corporate affairs, financial and economic fundamentals, and business policies, products, processes, systems and roles
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