Delivery Lead: Credit Technology


Job title: Delivery Lead: Credit Technology

Company: WePlace

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Job Title Delivery Lead: Credit

Description

Purpose Statement:

To assist the Product Owner in planning and scheduling development work to ensure successful and on-time delivery of software within CED, Business Bank.

To provide and apply technical and functional knowledge and expertise provide and support and guide the team to operate efficiently in an agile environment.

Direct Reports:

The job holder has no direct reports within the Client Experience Deliver Digital team environment but will provide technical guidance and know-how to team members:

  • Business Analyst
  • Analyst Developers and Developers
  • Programmers
  • Test Analysts and Testers

Key Performance Areas:

  • Technical Team Leadership
  • Solution Architecture
  • Engineering Practices and Standards
  • Operational Oversight and Delivery

Key Tasks & Accountabilities:

Technical team guidance and leadership

  • Provide technical expertise and guidance to team members and assist with escalated / complex technical challenges and work.
  • Responsible for maintaining in depth Bank product knowledge of current and future development
  • Share knowledge and support the Manager in technical training needs analysis of the team members.,

Solution Architecture

  • Workshop technical specifications with the Architects to ensure full understanding of the technical specifications.
  • Identify and propose improvements to the current system architecture that emphasize reliability and scalability.

Engineering Practices and Standards

  • As the technical lead for the team, evidence the CEO behaviours, teamwork and collaboration.
  • Ensure the compilation and execution of test plans are completed.
  • Engage with the UAT team to ensure the smooth transfer of code from development to production.
  • Perform a quality assurance role on outputs to ensure development as per technical specification.
  • Provide guidance on improving the quality.
  • Coordinate the investigation and fixing of production issues.
  • Adjust the workflow if needed.

Operational Oversight and Delivery

  • Workshop functional requirements with the Business Analysts to ensure full understanding of the business requirements.
  • Engage with stakeholders to contract process and approach to address business requirements and agree timelines with respect to feedback.
  • Provide oversight of the team for on-time delivery, delivery to quality, the meeting of contracted deadlines with business and timely delivery of developed applications and systems
  • Assist the Technical Product Owner to plan and schedule development resources to ensure successful and on-time delivery of software, coordinating the task allocation to a specific functional team.
  • Delegate requests to team, ensuring clear understanding of business requirement.
  • Track progress against timelines; follow-up with team to ensure feedback is provided and provide feedback on request.

Job Requirements:

Qualifications

Minimum:

  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Information Technology – Computer Science
  • Information Technology – IT Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Engineering or similar providing appropriate experience gained.

Ideal:

  • Honours Degree
  • Information Technology – Computer Science
  • Information Technology – IT Engineering

Knowledge & Experience

Minimum:

  • 6 years proven experience in implementation of software development projects.
  • Strong experience as a Technical Lead/Lead Software Engineer/Lead Programmer/Lead Developer
  • Experience in the implementation of credit and risk projects
  • Experience within a digital channels environment with exposure to mobile banking, internet banking and digital on-boarding.
  • IT systems development processes (SDLC)
  • Familiar with Continuous implementation and Continuous deployment process
  • Familiar with Agile and project tracking tools
  • Application development
  • Standards and governance
  • Testing practices

Ideal:

  • Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Good understanding of testing strategy, e.g. unit testing vs integration testing vs regression testing etc.
  • Previous electronic channels experience
  • Banking systems and e-Channels.
  • Banks systems environment
  • Best practices for Quality Assurance (QA)

Skills:

  • Communication skills
  • Computer Literacy (Intermediate MS Word, MS Excel, MS Outlook)
  • Negotiation skills
  • Presentation skills
  • Planning, organising and coordination skills
  • Coaching and mentoring
  • Analytical, diagnostic and problem solving skills
  • Attention to detail

Competencies:

  • Deciding and Initiating Action
  • Leading and Supervising
  • Creating and Innovating
  • Working with People
  • Formulating Strategies and Concepts
  • Planning and Organising
  • Delivering Results and Meeting Customer Expectations
  • Persuading and Influencing
  • Adapting and Responding to Change
  • Writing and Reporting
  • Coping with Pressures and Setbacks
  • Applying Expertise and Technology
  • Analysing

Should you not receive a response from us within one week of your application, your application has unfortunately not been successful.

Expected salary:

Location: Abu Dhabi

Job date: Sun, 23 Jan 2022 08:43:00 GMT

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