Senior VP, Head of DevOps, GTO
- Permanent, Full time
- United Overseas Bank
Senior VP, Head of DevOps, GTOHead of DevOps
You will be responsible for the end-to-end integration of software solutions to support the delivery of services across the organization. The successful candidate will be a dynamic leader, excellent communicator, have demonstrable expertise in DevOps implementation, project management and be results focused. They will lead a diverse technical DevOps team implementing UOB's CI/CD strategy, automation, environment build plans (including infrastructure as code) across multiple projects.
As part of a cross-functional product development group, you should be comfortable leading and motivating remote highly talented teams ensuring that modern technology and process are implemented. You should be experienced in working with and presenting to senior "C" level management. Good people and line management skills and the ability to recruit and develop a high performing team.
We're looking for a DevOps Platform Engineer who can:
Integrate, test, implement, and deploy new and existing software application programs
Build highly performant CI/CD pipelines
Automate the change management of the supporting infrastructure
Ability to multitask and work in a fast-paced, collaborative team environment
Excellent written and oral communication skills; writing, publishing and conference-level presentation skills
Stays current with industry trends and leads development of key DevOps, Runtime, and Operational innovation platforms.
Deep technical background, with hands-on experience in automated; agile environments delivering infrastructure; monitoring and tooling
Experience building/enhancing continuous delivery and continuous integration services.
Prior working experience in as many of these areas as possible: Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS), Amazon Web Services (AWS), DevOps, Microservices, CI/CD
Experience with DevOps tools and environments like Jenkins, Git/Bitbucket, Maven, Artifactory etc.
Experience with continuous testing, techniques and tools (Junit, SonarCube, VeraCode etc.)
In depth knowledge of automation accomplished with advanced Python, Chef, Ruby and
In depth understanding of containerization - Docker, Kubernetes and troubleshooting
Extensive experience in virtualization, cloud infrastructure and related technologies
A strong passion for infrastructure as code and associated automation and provisioning
tools E.g.- Ansible
Conducting design reviews and challenging existing thinking
Performance analysis and fine-tuning of systems
Strong leadership, motivator and experience with high performing teams
Proven track record of being results orientated with demonstrated ability to achieve
Excellent communication skills with the ability to motivate technical and executive
Build relationships, obtain buy-in for proposed changes
Evidenced delivery of complex projects
Security concepts and what makes for a secure solution
Analyzing, documenting and validating business requirements
Capture non-functional requirements and incorporate into overall design
Ability to advice on industry standard tools for monitoring, alerting, configuration
management and performance tuning
Excels in team-oriented roles that rely on ability to collaborate with others.
Knowledge of AS400, mainframe beneficial
Comfortable working in a challenging environment
Knowledge of best practices, market and Banking industry trends around infrastructure and
Cloud to provide thought leadership and knowledge transfer
Proven track record in developing technology strategy and vision
Extensive background in working with business partners in areas of software development,
APIs, integrations and service deployment.
Proven experience working in an Agile Development environment.
Self-directed and comfortable working in ambiguous environments
Experience working in a highly matrixed organization
Demonstration of strong influencing skills