Senior Manager, Application Portfolio Mgmt

Date: 09-Sep-2022


Singapore, Singapore

Singtel Group

At Singtel, we believe in the strength of a vibrant, diverse and inclusive workforce where backgrounds, perspectives and life experiences of our people help us innovate and create strong connections with our customers. We strive to ensure all our people practices are non-discriminatory and provide a fair, performance-based work culture that is diverse, inclusive and collaborative. 

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IT Project Manager is responsible for overall project control and management, including WBS development, resource scheduling, project progress tracking, risk management and quality assurance. Overseeing the governance, development and implementation of the project end-to-end from project kick-off to go-live cutover and transition to BAU. Other significant scope includes vendor management, business stakeholder management, cost management and IT cross-domain functional collaboration and development.


  1. Establish baseline and control project scope from inception to closure. This includes managing the requirements gathering, solution design and implementation phases in constant alignment with business stakeholders to ensure their requirements are met within the project timeline.
  2. Define, develop and manage implementation schedules, project budgets and quality in compliance with company methodology and standards.
  3. Lead internal and external project team resources by directing their efforts towards on-target delivery. Prepare project teams for kick-off and ensure effective completion of project milestones and mitigate risks. This includes ensuring that all tasks and deliverables are proceeding according to specifications and schedule.
  4. To work closely with business users, cross domain IT teams and offshore development teams to deliver systems according to specifications in the most cost-effective means.
  5. To support user acceptance testing such as problem resolution, tracking, escalation and closure.
  6. Develop comprehensive communication plan to constantly keep different levels of business and IT stakeholders informed and on the same page




  • Degree/ Diploma in Computer Science, Engineering or a related discipline
  • Good to have Project Management Professional (PMP) certification
  • 5 – 10 years IT project management experience
  • Experience leading as primary PM multi-million dollars enterprise level major software deployment projects
  • Skilled in SDLC, Project Management Methodologies, Waterfall and Agile delivery methods


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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.