Chief Technology Officer, Universal Bank (based in Hanoi, Vietnam) Jobs in Singapore

    Chief Technology Officer, Universal Bank (based in Hanoi, Vietnam)

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    • Category Financial Services
    • Industry Financial Services
    • Function Application & Software Development
    • Consultant Yien Quek
    • License No 16S8060
    • Registration No R1109830
    • Job Ref No 23579
    • Salary Above S$250,000


    With hefty investments in transformation and an international management team, a Hanoi-headquartered full bank is looking for a Chief Technology Officer to support its digital transformation strategy. The successful candidate will be responsible for delivering best-in-class digital solutions leading a large software engineering organization.


    • Develop the technology capability model and collaborate with the architecture team to deliver the blueprint to needed support business objectives and growth needs.
    • Design and implement the software development roadmap to deliver on digital transformation strategies.
    • Consolidate, simplify, and modernize technology platforms and create plans on digital solutions.
    • Track, analyze, and monitor technology performance metrics.
    • Lead technology-related discussions with other stakeholders to craft the customer journey roadmap and required products.
    • Be the first technology go-to-expert and oversee the Bank’s digital technology development.
    •  Steer executive management, project teams, and external partnerships to align closely with and support digital development and execution priorities.
    •  Manage IT projects through Agile Development and Scrum methodologies for improved turnaround on progress and results.
    • Assess and allocate required resources for projects, building business cases to support approvals required.
    • Oversee coordination and delivery of products across cross-functional development teams for timely delivery of products/solutions.
    • Design and set product development priorities with evaluation and inputs from business teams ensuring products are delivered at the speed of markets.
    • Keep abreast of new trends and best practices in the technology landscape and Banking / Fintech market offerings.
    • Communicate to share and train/coach team members to improve knowledge, capabilities, and work efficiencies.
    • Take initiative in thought leadership, innovation and creativity.


    • A Master’s degree or higher in Engineering, Computer Science or similar relevant field
    • At least 15 years of experience in software engineering and technical best practices in Banking / Fintech
    • At least 5 years of experience leading a large team of software engineers
    • Extensive experience working on Cloud and in a DevOps environment
    • Extensive experience in infrastructure deployment strategies / technologies to drive efficient working practices in DevOps
    • Extensive experience with various types of architecture, test-driven development and test automation
    • Proven track record in leading digital transformation and change projects that span multiple business units
    • Knowledgeable with extensive experience in Agile Software Development and Scrum methodologies

    To apply:

    For interested candidates, please send your CV to We regret that only shortlisted candidates will be notified.

    Registration No: R1109830

    Licence No: 16S8060