Technical Lead

A prominent local financial institution is looking for a highly motivated, energetic and skilled candidate to fill the role of a Technical Lead

Main Duties

  • Act as Technical Subject Matter Expert (SME) for the project, maintaining a full understanding of the Business Requirements and how they are supported by the overall solution being delivered.
  •  Provide guidance and direction to the project team on the Bank’s technical procedures and processes, standards, and integration requirements.
  •  Build and maintain relationships with Solution Vendors’ technical counterparts in order to facilitate open communication on projects.
  •  Accountable for delivering solution designs that conform to agreed solution architectures and technology standards and mitigates risks.
  •  Responsible for meeting development schedules and ensuring delivered solutions meet business, technical, and quality requirements.
  •  Accountable for delivering Technical Documentation, such as solution design description, operational support guide, etc.

Skills and Knowledge

  • Technical expertise or familiarity compatible with solutions to be delivered.
  • Leadership skills.
  • Relationship building skills.
  • Time management skills.
  • Problem solving skills.
  • Detail oriented.
  • Able to think “outside the box”
  • Displays corporate behaviours: Agility, Collaboration, Integrity, Ownership, Urgency
  • At least 5 years’ experience in a Technical role or in IT related project management.
  • Knowledge of the Bank’s Standards and key processes including, Gating, Change Mgmt, SCM, Incident & Problem Mgmt, Environment setup.
  • Knowledge of EDF fundamentals, stages and objectives.
  • Knowledge of software development and integration technologies, frameworks and methodologies, such as DevOps (DevSecOps), APIs, ETL, Agile delivery methodology.
  • Other specialized knowledge (business or technical) depending on the nature of the initiative.

Team Composition

  •  Build and/or Lead the Technical Team on projects responsible for development and/or delivery of solutions.
  • Identify Technical Team resourcing requirements for projects and provide details to the Project Manager to secure the resources.
  • Mentor junior Technical Team members with the assistance of the Project Manager / Architect.
  • Maintain Technical Team effectiveness and morale.
  • Responsible for the quality and on-time delivery of agreed technical deliverable

Management

  • Proactively identify and/or promptly escalate to the Project Manager risks and issues affecting product delivery, delivery schedule, and build quality.
  • Identify, liaise with, and follow through with the relevant parties to address technical issues on the project.
  • Assist with problem analysis and defect resolution.

Academic Requirements

  • BSc/BA in Computer Science, Engineering or a related field

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