head of application architecture in Hong Kong

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job details

posted
location
hong kong
specialism
information technology
job type
permanent
salary
HK$ 1,500,000 per year
reference number
91M0087853_1523964277
contact
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.

skills

enterprise architect, solution architect, applications, TOGAF, ITIL, SDLC, head of architecture