IT Project Manager - HSBC Operations, Services and Technology

  • Competitive
  • Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong HK
  • Permanent, Full time
  • HSBC
  • 20 Jun 18 2018-06-20

IT Project Manager - HSBC Operations, Services and Technology

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If you're looking for a career that will give you plenty of opportunities to develop, join HSBC and your future will be rich with potential.

HSBC Operations, Services and Technology is a pivotal part of the Group, providing essential operational and technical support to our global businesses and helping improve customer service and efficiency. HOST combines global expertise and technology to help keep us ahead of the competition.

We are currently seeking a high caliber professional to join our team as IT Project Manager .

Principal responsibilities

  • Build and align service release and delivery plan with business strategies, goals, and objectives.
  • Understand Business production system service objectives, critical process deadlines, and internal and external reporting needs to ensure that their requirements and priorities are effectively supported.
  • Manage the correction of live issues with minimum disruption to the business.
  • Manage expectations, results and impacts of agreed outcomes, thinking ahead to identify and overcome potential issues.
  • Manage the service delivery alliance with Application, Solution Architects, ITID Digital Platform Support, Global Application Support, and Managed Service Providers.
  • Drive continuous improvement of application services and processes by leveraging processes, practices and tools established globally.
  • Drive innovation and automation through DevOps and AWS adoption to cut down the release costs, improve time to market, and shorten application delivery time.
  • Drive a high standard of IT System Acceptance and License to Operate in products with increase in platform stability and operational efficiencies.
  • Drive a cross functional IT group to improve the pro-active end to end service and recovery with the fastest possible restoration plan.
  • Promote Digital technology vision and alignment with the other business lines.
  • Promote an environment that supports diversity and reflects the HSBC brand.


Qualifications
Requirements
  • Solid experience in managing and leading mid to large size projects and cross functional teams.
  • Proven track record to manage and work in high pressure situations with tight timescales of recovery supporting tier 0 services critical to the bank.
  • Proven track record of delivering successful, complex technical programmes and projects.
  • Proven track record of managing application service release and deliver in complex systems across multiple tiers throughout the development, testing, staging, and production cycles.
  • Ability to rapidly build relationships with key stakeholders and senior management.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills leading teams to recover stricken services whilst articulating with confidence the recovery plan to senior IT management.
  • Strong application development background with a solid understanding of development methodologies, SDLC and Agile.
  • Strong application support background with client facing internet and back office applications.
  • Understanding of the design and implementation of proactive monitoring and health checks.
  • Knowledge of Mulesoft, Cloud Infrastructure and services AWS, PCF, APIs, Sonar.
  • Be an approachable and supportive team member with a collaborative attitude within a demanding, maturing Agile environment
  • Influence and champion new ideas and methods
  • Great communication, convey your thoughts, ideas and opinions clearly and concisely face to face or virtually to all levels up and down stream
  • And equally important you listen and reflect back what others communicate to you
  • Regularly demonstrate these qualities, drive, motivation, determination, dedication, resiliency, honesty and enthusiasm
  • You're a kind, thoughtful person who people enjoy working with
  • Able to work in a flexible hours and remotely when required
  • Availability to undertake the travel required for this role as required.
You'll achieve more when you join HSBC.

Candidate with less relevant experience or skills may be offered a lower Global Career Band than stated above.

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