VP / AVP, Application Lead (Cash and Payment), Institutional Banking Group Technology, Technology and Operations

  • Competitive
  • Singapore
  • Permanent, Full time
  • DBS Bank Limited
  • 26 May 19

VP / AVP, Application Lead (Cash and Payment), Institutional Banking Group Technology, Technology and Operations

Business Function

Group Technology and Operations (T&O) enables and empowers the bank with an efficient, nimble and resilient infrastructure through a strategic focus on productivity, quality & control, technology, people capability and innovation. In Group T&O, we manage the majority of the Bank's operational processes and inspire to delight our business partners through our multiple banking delivery channels.

Job Purpose

Transactional Data Store (TDS) is a backend system which processes large set of data for IBG customers products like Cash, Trade and Securities. Team comprising of Business Analysists, Designers, Developers and Testers. Team is working from both Singapore and India locations, also connecting to various GTS business regions. Team will be responsible for providing end-to-end support for BAU deliveries and new initiatives. Collectively the team should be able to Design and Develop products by collaborating with Business Systems Analysts (also part of the team), selecting the best technology and architecture for the problem at hand. We are looking for problem solvers who apply best engineering practices to software development and own the outcome.


  • New stack developer responsibilities include designing and developing high-volume, low-latency applications for mission-critical systems and delivering high-availability and performance.
  • Ensure team develops well designed, efficient and testable code.
  • Banking business domain; an added advantage, especially Cash (Accounts, Balance, Remittance, Cheques, GIRO, Trade, Securities).
  • Provides expertise to identify and translate system requirements into software design artefacts.
  • Prepare and produce releases of software components.
  • Responsible for the change in delivery and deployment strategy for all applications to a total replacement for applications at the end of their technology or functionality lifecycle.
  • Provide technical input during the business development life cycle.
  • Participate in experimentation to assess new solution/application paths.
  • Identify challenges to help the development of formalized solution methodologies.
  • Interface and coordinate tasks with internal and external technical resources. Collaborate to provision estimates, develop overall implementation solution/application plan, and serve as a lead as required, to implement the installation, customization, and integration efforts.
  • Actively contribute to the quality assurance for services within the solution/application area.

  • Extensive experience in Java, MariaDB/MySQL, JBoss, and Linux (Scripting and Shell), design using SOA
  • Proven experience in design and development of APIs using API Gateways including Gateway deployment, configuration, policy development, migration, debugging and troubleshooting
  • Working knowledge of Web API, REST, XML, JSON, Security
  • Ability to work with Linux OS to deploy and configure components
  • Hands-on in Production Environment will be added advantage
  • Optional - Hands-on design and development experience in IBM MQ, Connect Direct, SFTP, Subversion, JIRA, Jenkins

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We offer a competitive salary and benefits package and the professional advantages of a dynamic environment that supports your development and recognises your achievements.