head of application architecture in Hong Kong

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job details

hong kong
information technology
job type
HK$ 1,500,000 per year
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ryan thayer, randstad hong kong
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job description

about the company.

This company is a global financial services organization who is a market leader in emerging technologies and partnering with fintech firms to enhance their customer experience. This is a tier 1 financial services firm that offers an international working atmosphere, excellent salary and benefits, and long term job security.

about the team.

This person will oversee a team of Solution Architects responsible for various applications across the business. Additionally, this person will be responsible for the overall architecture, implementation, and support of these applications which is a team of roughly 35+ staff plus outsourced resources.

about the job.

  • Develop roadmaps and application strategy to meet the growing and evolving business needs over the next 5 years
  • Partner with Emerging Technologies team to create an effective and functional application platform for the business
  • Oversee a team of 60+ Solution Architects and Support Staff
  • Creating strong relationships with senior stakeholders to ensure alignment between business and IT strategies

skills & experiences required.

  • Approx. 10+ years experience in senior IT management roles
  • Financial services experience preferred
  • Manage departmental budget and create forecasts
  • Strong analytical, facilitation, and process mapping skills
  • Extensive and proven SDLC experience
  • Certifications in TOGAF, Prince, ITIL certification preferred

Ryan Thayer is a Senior IT Recruitment Consultant who specializes in the placement of highly skilled Project Management professionals within the insurance industry.


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