Overview

Lead Project Manager, Journey-to-Cloud

Date: 02-Sep-2022

Location:

Singapore, Singapore

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Company:
Singtel Group

We have a great opportunity for a talented and self-motivated individual to join our team in NCS. At NCS, we seek to nurture talents in creating and developing innovative solutions. If you are passionate about new technologies and new ideas, NCS could be a place for you!
 

Business used to rely on technology, now business is technology, and customer experience is the IT experience. Navigating and harnessing this digital transformation quickly is how to get ahead but it comes with challenges. NCS designed to help accelerate digital transformation by making Hybrid IT simple and powering the new way of operations. By leveraging NCS’s strength in infrastructure, partner ecosystems and end-to-end lifecycle experience, solutions are optimized supporting unique business demands.
 

The Transformation Office brings together a creative workforce that innovates and revolutionise our workplace & customers’ experience. We imbue a culture of commitment to operational excellence, collaboration, people development, and creative thinking. We inspire an outcome that transforms and modernised the way people live and work.

The Lead Cloud Engineer is responsible for creating the most appropriate architecture and providing technical leadership in complex project(s) independently.

 

Responsibilities

Project Delivery

  • Provide technical leadership in complex project(s) independently.
  • Define system-level application architecture that includes high-level design, architectural policies and principles, design and programming guidelines, implementation risks and mitigation measures, software development and integration strategies, software configuration controls, etc.
  • Maintain control over the architecture throughout the entire software development lifecycle by continuously making critical adjustments to the architecture to ensure desired results are achieved.
  • Involve in requirement analysis phase to ensure the implementation feasibility of functional specifications. Highlight requirement gaps, disproportional construction efforts, technical challenges and any other issues to business analyst teams.
  • Develop the Technical Design Specification (TDS) independently.
  • Provide technical leadership in the project through established design and development methodologies, to ensure system meets functional and system requirements.
  • Engage customers to explain the rationale of architecture’s selection, or other technical issues.
  • Ensure best practices, frameworks and re-useable components are employed in the project.
  • Trouble-shoot technical problems faced by the project team.

 

Organisation Development

  • Coach, train and mentor Cloud Engineer and Senior Cloud Engineer.
  • Share technology knowledge with the rest of organisation through Community of Practice (CoPs) or other in-house forums.
  • Package and conduct in-depth technical courses.
  • Contribute to knowledge repository on experience learnt through project implementation.

 

Business Development

  • Be involved in pre-sales solution activities to review technical solution and estimated effort prepared by proposal team.
  • Help NCS to win mindshare to be speaker or panellist in IT-related trade show or seminar.

 

 

 

The ideal candidate should possess:

  • Typically 15 years’ experience in technical role with responsibilities that apply in-depth knowledge of architectural principles and design.
  • Experience in developing and deploying complex scalable production applications on Cloud/PaaS/AWS/Azure platforms and Containers.
  • Working knowledge of DevOps software development tools and methodologies.
  • Broad and deep knowledge in current IT technologies.
  • Proficiency in Java-related technology specification and standards.
  • Certification in appropriate technologies is an advantage.
  • Self-motivated with a positive “can-do” attitude, creative with excellent presentation, communication, negotiation and interpersonal skills including strong persuasive techniques.
  • Ability to lead, develop and maintain respectful and trusting relationship.
  • Proficient in written and spoken English.
  • Degree in Computer Science / Computer Engineering / Information Technology related field, or IT equivalent.
  • Able to travel as required.


About Singtel

Headquartered in Singapore, Singtel has 140 years of operating experience and played a pivotal role in the country’s development as a major communications hub. Optus, our subsidiary in Australia, is a leader in integrated telecommunications, constantly raising the bar in innovative products and services.

We are also strategically invested in leading companies in Asia and Africa, including Bharti Airtel (India, South Asia and Africa), Telkomsel (Indonesia), Globe Telecom (the Philippines) and Advanced Info Service (Thailand). We work closely with our associates, leveraging our scale in networks, customer reach and extensive operational experience to lead and shape the communications industry.

Together, the Group serves over 700 million mobile customers around world. Singtel is one of the largest listed Singapore companies on the Singapore Exchange by market capitalisation.

The Group has a vast network of offices throughout Asia Pacific, Europe and the USA, and employs more than 23,000 staff worldwide.