SVP, Head IT Infrastructure & Operations

  • Attractive
  • Singapore Singapore Singapore SG
  • Permanent, Full time
  • GIC Private Limited
  • 11 Sep 18 2018-09-11

We are one of the largest investment management organizations in the world, with over 1000 people working together to create long-term value.

Technology Group

The Technology Group (TG) is a key enabler to keep our business moving forward and is constantly exploiting state-of-the-art information technologies to enhance GIC’s ability to be the leading global long-term investment firm. We aim to provide users with empowering and transformational capabilities, and to create an inclusive, innovative and integrated work environment.

•  Work with IT Strategy and Architecture functions to define and develop the Technical Architecture and Roadmaps for GIC
•  Work with Cyber Security and IT Risk functions to implement processes, tools and technologies to strengthen the security of GIC data, systems and infrastructure
•  Identify, implement and operationalise relevant and innovative technologies, tools and processes to increase the agility, resilience, reliability and cost-effectiveness of infrastructure and end user technologies
•  Provide the Business Partner and Solutions teams in Technology Group with cost-effective and best-in-class infrastructure and services
•  Responsible for all aspects of Disaster Recovery for IT systems and services in driving Business Continuity
•  Provide leadership for 24/7 global service operations and KPI compliance

•  Degree in IT, Computer Science or Related Discipline
•  15+ years of relevant experience in the design, build and run of all areas of infrastructure (data and voice network, data centres, storage and compute infrastructure, and cloud technology)
•  5+ years of relevant experience in managing a 24/7, global infrastructure
•  Relevant experience in architecting, implementing and operating infrastructure and platforms on Amazon, and/or Google, and/or Azure public cloud
•  Relevant knowledge and experience with ITIL concepts and adoption
•  Portfolio & Project Management certifications preferred (e.g. PgMP,  PMP, PMI-ACP, Prince2)
•  Experience in dealing with regulatory and compliance issues