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VP, Prime Services Application Management Support - Singapore

Job Details
Company Name: 
Location:  Singapore
Vacancy:  1
Job Type:  Full-Time
Posted On:  05 Dec 2013
Job Description
Unique, senior level opportunity for seasoned application management / production environment management professionals; High-profile opportunity with attractive remuneration

Our client, a leading global investment bank is looking for a seasoned application/environment management professional to join their strategically growing team.

Application Management deals with all RTB (Run the Bank) activities from production support (incident/problem management), environment management, change/release management and minor projects / enhancements for long-term production improvement.


- Incident management and Problem management (overseeing a robust incident and problem management approach and ensuring it demonstrable improvements to stability and robustness)

- Review of Implementation Plans & Release Documentation

- Complex issue investigation, root cause analysis and coordination to closure

- Data & Configuration changes execution

- Collate data for and help coordinate Capacity/Performance Management

- Ad Hoc Reporting where appropriate and on-call support

- Maintain open and timely communication with relevant business and development teams

- Taking ownership of the day-to-day operation of the Prime Execution production environment

- Ensuring the stability and availability of mission critical, time-sensitive, trading systems for two main global businesses operating in APAC: Futures and Quantitative Prime services

- Proactively drive stability and efficiency initiatives across the production environment


- Qualification / Education Required

- Bachelor?s degree in Computer Science or related technical discipline.

- Application support experience for minimum 8 year in a high transaction volume business

- Operation of a zero-touch production operations and one click deployment

- Application and project management experience

Preferred Skills:

- Software development experience

- Liaising / working with financial exchanges

- Working with high transaction, low-latency trading platforms

- Incident/problem/change processes

- Automated testing and post-release/ready-for-business checks

- Financial market protocols, middleware, high touch trading, low touch trading and algorithmic trading platforms

- GUI technologies

If this outstanding opportunity sounds like your next career move, please send your resume in Word format to Matthew Chung at (hidden e-mail, to apply for this position, clIck HERE) and put "VP, Prime Services Application Management Support - Singapore" in the subject header. Data provided will be used for recruitment purposes only.

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