AVP - software service team

AVP - software service team
Permanent - Hong Kong

Job details

  • Function : IT (Information Tech)
  • Sector : Telecommunications
  • Reference : 28192

Job description

The Job
 Engage in IT strategy and planning, enterprise architecture development, IT professional development and
potentially acts as IT partner for appointed business unit(s)
 Manage the assigned software application team to provide innovative and customer-focused IT solutions,
mainly for telco application systems
 Manage major IT programs and other deliveries and ensure deliverables are in compliance with the required
 Work with senior management and business unit to identify improvement initiatives and collaborate with
stakeholders to cope with new business requirements with proper resources allocation
 Facilitate setup of IT governance, including IT security, compliance, control and monitoring together with other IT
functional units
 Drive the culture of Delivery-Excellence and Customer-Centricity
 Develop core competency in application design and development through developing, implementing, and
maintaining comprehensive staff training programs
 Support the formulation of IT budget and resources planning
 Keep abreast with the industry trend and development and optimize the IT infrastructure, server/network,
systems and policies
 Work with operation team to meet service level agreements in order to provide quality services to support the

The Person
 Degree Holder in IT, Computer Science or related disciplines
 Minimum 15 years’ relevant experience, of which at least 5 years in managerial level
 Solid experience in technology and IT systems planning to support business goals with enterprise architecture
roadmap and near to long term application portfolio & resources management
 Solid experience with incorporating enterprise architecture concept (business, application, information and
technical) into system design
 Understanding of mobile postpaid and prepaid business is an advantage
 Telecommunications experience in OSS and BSS software, like Oracle Portal, is also an advantage
 Business and IT consulting or system integrator background will be an advantage
 Strong systems design and development experience, including requirements analysis, feasibility studies,
software design, programming, testing, deployment and operational management
 Experienced in managing and developing applications in supply chain, commission, business performance,
financial and management accounting or data warehouse space
 Solid project management and delivery experience; knowledge and experience in agile software development is
an advantage
 Innovative, service and result-oriented in order to respond to and support business needs, policy and standards
within the given constraints
 Excellent leadership skills with strong business acumen
 Excellent stakeholder management skills with proven track record of managing and influencing senior
 Excellent command of both written and spoken English and Chinese, Mandarin is a plus
 Candidates with less experience will be considered as IT Senior Manager

Desired profile