SVP - Agile & Platform Transformation SVP - Agile & Platform Transformation …

Space Executive Pte Ltd
in Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 25 Sep 19
$220 - $320k per annum
Space Executive Pte Ltd
in Singapore, Singapore, Singapore
Permanent, Full time
Last application, 25 Sep 19
$220 - $320k per annum
Space Executive Pte Ltd
Our client is a leading bank driving cutting edge technology across the group to ensure its customers are front of centre.


  • Drive the transformation of the Investment & Insurance business and technology to become a Platform organization, inculcating LEAN and Agile in its practice. This involves transformation of circa 450 people across the technology organization and a similar size in the business to enable the group to experiment and deliver at the speed of a Startup in an enterprise environment
  • Work in partnership with the Head of Investments & Insurance to drive the strategy for the organization transformation including talents acquisition and grooming, culture change and methods implementation
  • Act as visionary and strategist on best practices adoption for the transformation journey
  • Be the respected subject matter expert in terms of the true essence of Agile/LEAN practices, culture, architecture and technology to enable the true implementation of Agile across all major initiatives
  • Drives the planning and execution of all iconic initiatives for the Platform Transformation agenda
  • Provides oversight of the entire portfolio of initiatives for platform, including Wealth Management, Insurance, Equities and channels.


  • Degree in Computer Science or equivalent
  • At least 15 years + of hands-on business software application development experience in a mission critical domain
  • Experience in driving major Agile / LEAN transformation across business and technology groups
  • Experience driving multiple complex technology / business initiatives across multiple domains and markets
  • Familiarity with cloud computing, cloud native architecture patterns, containers, DevOps and continuous integration / delivery preferred
  • Superior ability to work with business and technology stakeholders across all levels internally and externally
  • Experience managing team of 15 – 20 Scrum masters and change catalysts in an Agile environment
  • Hands-on in approach
  • Experience in Big Data and Machine Learning as well as Financials Products will be an added advantage
  • Experience setting and managing a StartUp will be an added advantage

If you fit the above, please apply today or drop a note to for a confidential chat!

EA Licence Number: 15S7496
Reg number: R1546567

Company Overview

With offices in Singapore, Hong Kong, London and Germany and USA on the horizon, Space Executive is a multi-disciplinary recruitment agency that has already made its mark globally in just four short years. 

Space Executive specialises in recruiting senior management to executive level personnel for listed Multinationals, Financial Services, Private Equity and Venture Capital across Strategy and Corporate Development, Change and Transformation, Technology, Finance, Sales and Marketing, General Management, Human Resources and Governance (Legal, Risk and Compliance). 

Space Executive has been recognised for its exceptional work and service delivery in recruitment and has received a number of awards including Best Places to Work in 2019, Recruitment International Best Newcomer 2016, Global Recruiter Asia Pacific Gold Award 2016, and was ranked Most Socially Engaged Staffing Agency in both 2016 and 2017 by LinkedIn.

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