Senior Manager

Senior Manager

Standard Chartered
12-15 years
Not Specified

Job Description

About Standard Chartered 
We are a leading international bank focused on helping people and companies prosper across Asia, Africa and the Middle East.  
To us, good performance is about much more than turning a profit.  It%26#39;s about showing how you embody our valued behaviours - do the right thing, better together and never settle - as well as our brand promise, Here for good. 
We%26#39;re committed to promoting equality in the workplace and creating an inclusive and flexible culture - one where everyone can realise their full potential and make a positive contribution to our organisation. This in turn helps us to provide better support to our broad client base.
The Role Responsibilities
We are seeking a technically experienced lead to join the team building and supporting next-generation Could-native Platform%26rsquo;s for the Bank including handling the applications, enhancing monitoring and automation. This platform is the foundation for the new API strategy and enables a modern way of connecting systems across the enterprise and with the external parties. You will work together with exceptional engineers to take on some of the toughest technology challenges and deliver forward-looking capabilities that are vital for the success of the Bank.
The responsibilities include the following:

  • Scope %26amp; Impact %26ndash; Lead large, strategic, and complex area of multidimension Platform%26rsquo;s, applications and help evolve systems towards it.

  • Technical Execution %26ndash; Provide deep knowledge in AWS, Azure products, Dev Ops tools, Python, Shell scripts and automation; break down complex projects into simple systems that can be effectively built and maintained; analyze and resolve tactical issues across a wide variety of areas.

  • Functional Knowledge - Posses knowledge on AML production such as Mantas, Fircosoft, Silent 8 and Quantexa.

  • Ownership %26ndash; Responsible for applications development, monitoring, support and automation; estimate and manage timelines and risk; prioritize and value unowned or undesirable work that enables the team to move faster.

  • Leadership %26amp; Collaboration %26ndash; Define technical strategy and execute to improve monitoring, infrastructure and automation; influence senior leaders on engineering strategy; collaborate across teams and disciplines to solve problems and resolve technical debates.

  • Team Building %26ndash; Perform code reviews; mentor multiple engineers; lift the skills and expertise of people around; advise managers with insights and recommendations to improve the team; participate in recruiting for the wider organization, not just for positions on the immediate team. Will be flexible to support change implementations over the weekends.

Our Ideal Candidate

  • Signature Strength %26ndash; Clear expert in modern Cloud-native technologies, demonstrated track record of development, support large-scale systems and Automation.

  • Hands-on Coding %26ndash; Advanced programming skills in server-side Java or other JVM-based language, good understanding of Infrastructure as a Code, expertise developing solutions using web services and messaging, on premises and/or on cloud. Demonstrate skills on Dev Ops tools.

  • Distributed Systems %26ndash; Strong knowledge of distributed systems concepts, protocols and APIs such as TCP/IP, HTTP, TLS, RPC and experience in applying this knowledge for building resilient mission-critical systems.

  • Infrastructure %26ndash; Experience in Cloud-native solutions involving infrastructure, operating systems, networking, container technologies and application platforms. Fluency with technologies and related tools including Linux, Ansible, Terraform, Docker, Kubernetes.

  • Cloud Service Providers %26ndash; Strong knowledge of core services provided by top Cloud providers (AWS, Azure) and experience in applying this knowledge to build robust Cloud-native solutions.

  • Development Practices %26ndash; Track record of owning sizable codebase and understanding practices to ensure that other developers in the team adhere to the quality standards.

  • Functional Knowledge - Knowledge on AML products such as Mantas, Fircosoft, Silent 8 and Quantexa.


  • Years of Experience: A minimum of 12+ years of experience, with at least 8 to 10 years of relevant experience

  • Nature of Experience: Experience in similar role at a Production Support / SRE which has multiple clients, multiple technology platforms and domain.

  • Product/Skill Knowledge: Product knowledge on Mantas and Fircosoft. Technical skills / experience in Linux Shell scripts, Python, Oracle, ITRS / AppDynamics, Jenkins, Ansible, Splunk Elastic search and SRE expertise.

Apply now to join the Bank for those with big career ambitions. 
To view information on our benefits including our flexible working please visit our . We welcome conversations on flexible working.

Similar Jobs

Career Advice to Find Better