Senior Director, Cloud infrastructure Lead (Financial Institution)

Job Title: Senior Director, Cloud infrastructure Lead (Financial Institution)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Singapore
Salary: SGD 320,000
Reference: DZ/SDIRCL/320
Contact Name: Don Zhao
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 11, 2019 14:41

Job Description

  • Newly created regional role
  • International leading brand
  • Excellent compensation

Our client is a leading digital bank who has won multiple awards being the frontier of driving innovative digital solutions. They are transiting to act like an Agile tech firm; This newly created Cloud infrastructure lead will help to drive and build out the bank’s existing infrastructure into cloud platform infrastructure.

Key Responsibilities

  • As part of the Corebanking leadership team, drive the platform transformation to private/public cloud
  • Manage a team of infrastructure engineers to ensure the stability and high availability of infrastructure services for Corebanking applications
  • Build and foster a high performance culture, mentor team members and provide team with the tools and guidance to transform current infrastructure platform
  • Design, build and deliver a stable and highly scalable infrastructure based on latest technologies and best practice
  • Enhance performance throughout the infrastructure using automation framework and implement tooling to optimize performance, availability and costs
  • Plan, lead and drive projects through entire lifecycle for infrastructure
  • Create deployment strategies for existing and new services based on business objectives
  • Foster collaborative partnerships across functional teams including remote teams

Key Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or related field, or equivalent work experience
  • At least 10+ years of experience in web/cloud operations, administration and/or engineering with organizational leadership of large scale, global services
  • More than 15+ years of infrastructure engineering management experience
  • Hands-on experience scaling and managing cloud-based infrastructure will be added advantage
  • Solid foundation in software engineering best practices
  • Experience with Scrum and agile development processes and methodologies
  • Well versed in tooling automation and CI/CD pipelines
  • Solid understanding of highly available, performant and secured service delivery
  • Thorough understanding of networking concepts, Internet protocols and network security
  • Hands-on experience with modern container orchestration systems
  • Clear communicator with a positive attitude
  • Team worker with good interpersonal skills, to facilitate working within the department, across the broader T&O department and with business partners and vendors.

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