Programme Manager – Integration Journey Programme Manager – Integration Journey …

Standard Chartered Bank
in Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 21 Sep 19
Standard Chartered Bank
in Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 21 Sep 19
Standard Chartered Bank
Programme Manager – Integration Journey
About Standard Chartered
We are a leading international bank focused on helping people and companies prosper across Asia, Africa and the Middle East.

To us, good performance is about much more than turning a profit. It's about showing how you embody our valued behaviours - do the right thing, better together and never settle - as well as our brand promise, Here for good.

We're committed to promoting equality in the workplace and creating an inclusive and flexible culture - one where everyone can realise their full potential and make a positive contribution to our organisation. This in turn helps us to provide better support to our broad client base.

The Role Responsibilities

Act as visionary and strategist for programme & project management,

  • Ensure strict adherence to programme and project management governance
  • Good stakeholder management skills which will include C-level communication and reporting.
  • Coordinate internal resources and across application teams for the flawless execution of project
  • Ensure that the detailed project plan is delivered on-time, within scope and within budget
  • Developing project scopes and objectives, involving all relevant stakeholders and ensuring technical feasibility
  • Ensure resource availability and allocation
  • Ensure financial management of project budget
  • Develop a detailed project plan to track progress
  • Use appropriate verification techniques to manage changes in project scope, schedule and costs
  • Measure project performance using appropriate systems, tools and techniques
  • Report and escalate to management as needed
  • Perform risk management to minimize project risks
  • Create and maintain comprehensive project documentation
  • Within the agreed enterprise architecture, define and design technology solutions to assist the business in meeting their business objectives
  • Identify system, infrastructure and project interdependencies and balance competing demands to ensure project deliverables are achieved
  • Provide quality assurance for services within the solution area
  • Build and maintain repository for deliverables and methodologies
  • Develop, document, communicate, and enforce a policy for standardising technology and software as necessary


  • Project Managers
  • PMO Group
  • Technology Stakeholders
  • Delivery Managers
  • Change Management Team
  • Vendor Management
  • Production Support Teams
  • Architecture Team (Both Group & Unit)
  • Operations, HUB and Business teams
  • External vendors

Our Ideal Candidate
  • Proven experience in Programme and Project Management
  • Experience in internal and external resource management
  • Experience in managing Senior Stakeholders
  • Exposure to Financial management
  • Hands on experience in enterprise application stack in the banking/financial services domain
  • Strong understanding of information processing principles and practices
  • Solid grounding in core enterprise applications
  • Strong knowledge of software evaluation principles and practices
  • Desired knowledge of tools like JIRA, Clarity, GIT Repo, Artefactory
  • Aptitude to work as change agent that believes in a continuous improvement approach
  • Demonstrated experience and presence to gain the confidence of and influence senior management and other key stakeholders
  • Demonstrated experience in facilitation of workshops involving participants from senior management to business users
  • Familiarity with agile development methodologies such as Scrum & Kanban. Understand both waterfall and Agile development life cycles
  • Proven experience of delivery/team management
  • Self-driven to operate independently and in matrix teams
  • Demonstrated ability to produce effective written reports, analysis and other communications.
  • Demonstrated ability to supervise, coach and mentor a geographically dispersed team.
  • Experience at working in a team-oriented, collaborative and consultative environment.
  • Ability to assess and react to communication styles of business and technical team members.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and the ability to interact professionally with a diverse group, executives, managers and subject matter experts
  • Knowledge of frameworks and standards for solution architecture
  • Experience in Programme and Project Management
  • Experience in managing cross functional and geographical teams
  • Conversant with application and interface design patterns
  • Exposure to SOA, REST API and hands on experience in implementing shared services
  • Hands on experience in implementing large scale enterprise JAVE/J2EE applications
  • Picks up new technologies with ease, solves complex technical problems and multitasks between different projects
  • Ability to manage pressure
  • Look for and take advantage of opportunities to learn new skills and develop strengths
  • Show commitment to achieving challenging goals
  • Examine and reflect on own performance
  • Seek and respond positively to constructive feedback and guidance
  • Demonstrate a high level of personal motivation
  • Business Enablers & Results
  • Undertake objective, critical analysis to draw accurate conclusions that recognise and manage contextual issues
  • Work through issues, weigh up alternatives and identify the most effective solutions
  • Take account of the wider business context when considering options to resolve issues
  • Explore a range of possibilities and creative alternatives to contribute to systems, process and business improvements
  • Implement systems and processes that underpin high quality research and analysis

Apply now to join the Bank for those with big career ambitions.