Manager, Technology Platforms

Full-time
Lead (more than 10 years)

Posted 

Job Description

Manager, Technology Platforms

Location: HONG KONG

·        Work with internal (including but not limited to Regional IT and AXATech and external IT Solution Providers to provide application solution estimation for all system development work

·        Encapsulate technical details of the solution, translate and communicate them as benefits and risks to allow business to evaluate solutions in business perspective

·        Accountable for delivering / developing application solutions to meet agreed baseline estimate

·        Ensure application solution meet AXA’s policies, standards and quality requirement

·        Support Project Managers in managing scope, schedule, and cost throughout the project delivery life cycle across multiple medium to large scale IT projects

·        Manage technical issues and mitigate technical risks

·        Manage maintenance work transition from Solution Providers to the Production Support team

·        Communicate confirmed scope and schedule change of IT projects with Solution Providers

·        Approve software migration package prepared by Solution Providers

·        Coordinate with Release Management for production migration and promotion

Qualifications

  • University degree in Computer Science or related fields
  • A minimum of 10 years experience in IT solution delivery, with a minimum of 3 years in a supervisory role managing a team of subordinates to deliver IT solutions. Preferably in insurance & financial services field
  • Experience in managing external vendors to deliver applications that meet company defined quality standards
  • Strong solution delivery management skills and experience, and a proven track record of implementing multiple medium to large-scale systems in parallel
  • Solid experience of managing and coordinating delivery resources from multiple teams, onshore and offshore, in-house and vendor
  • Solid experience in managing solution delivery through outsourcing arrangement and offshore development centre
  • Experience in various domains of Insurance solution delivery (for example, distribution systems, customer facing mobile applications, web applications, etc).
  • Strong inter-personal and presentation skills
  • Excellent verbal and written English communication
  • Fluent in English

 

Employment TypeFull-time
Career LevelLead (more than 10 years)
Education LevelBachelor
LanguageEnglish
AXAInsurance and Reinsurance

42/F., AXA Tower, Landmark East, 100 How Ming Street, Kwun Tong

directions_walk8 mins walk from Kwun Tong Station