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Head Of Information Technology (IT)

Closing: May 31, 2023

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Published: May 25, 2023 (15 days ago)

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Qualifications

Qualifications, Experience & Competencies

·       Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.

·       At least 10 years of experience in IT management roles within the banking or financial services industry, with a track record of delivering successful technology projects and driving digital transformation.

·       Strong leadership and people management skills, with the ability to motivate and develop a high-performing team.

·       Deep understanding of banking operations, processes, and regulatory requirements, as well as the technology trends that are shaping the industry.

·       Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build relationships with stakeholders at all levels of the organization.

·       Strong project management skills, with the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and deliver results on time and within budget.

·       Experience working with cloud-based technologies, data analytics, and emerging technologies such as AI and machine learning is a plus.

Demonstrated ability to navigate complex organizational structures and collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.


Responsibilities
Qualifications

Qualifications, Experience & Competencies

·       Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.

·       At least 10 years of experience in IT management roles within the banking or financial services industry, with a track record of delivering successful technology projects and driving digital transformation.

·       Strong leadership and people management skills, with the ability to motivate and develop a high-performing team.

·       Deep understanding of banking operations, processes, and regulatory requirements, as well as the technology trends that are shaping the industry.

·       Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build relationships with stakeholders at all levels of the organization.

·       Strong project management skills, with the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and deliver results on time and within budget.

·       Experience working with cloud-based technologies, data analytics, and emerging technologies such as AI and machine learning is a plus.

Demonstrated ability to navigate complex organizational structures and collaborate effectively with cross-functional teams.


·       Develop and implement a comprehensive IT strategy that aligns with the bank's business objectives and supports its growth plans.

·       Manage the IT budget and ensure that resources are allocated effectively to meet the bank's strategic goals.

·       Work with business leaders and other stakeholders to identify and prioritize IT initiatives that will improve the bank's operational efficiency, customer experience, and competitive advantage.

·       Oversee the implementation of technology projects, including system upgrades, new software and hardware implementations, and data center migrations.

·       Ensure that the bank's technology infrastructure is secure, reliable, and compliant with all relevant regulations and standards.

·       Monitor and manage IT risk, including cyber threats, data breaches, and other security incidents.

·       Foster a culture of innovation and continuous improvement within the IT organization, encouraging experimentation and the adoption of new technologies.

·       Build and maintain relationships with technology vendors and service providers to ensure that the bank has access to the latest technology solutions and support.

·       Lead, coach, and develop a team of IT professionals, providing guidance, feedback, and performance evaluations.

·       Represent the bank's IT function to external stakeholders, including customers, regulators, and industry groups.


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