Feature Team Manager

 Bangalore, India       Permanent contract        Information Technology

Responsibilities

  • Organizing efficiently to keep projects flowing harmoniously from start to finish. 
  • Managing time effectively so that deadlines are met. 
  • Building morale through encouragement and bonding activities. 
  • Resolving conflicts among team members quickly and fairly.

Profile Required

Application Manager on the CRYSTAL-Apericube applications

 

Profile

  • 10+ years of experience in managing teams and applications with direct contact with Business users located outside Bangalore
  • Excellent communication and Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Strong Autonomy / Proactive and Flexible
  • Demonstrated ability and desired to learn operational tools and to accept additional responsibilities
  • Experience on Credit Risk topics in Banking industry (RWA, IFRS 9.2, ECL, PD, LGD, EAD, Basle 2) would be a plus

 

Skills

Design and build the solution answering to Business needs

Relationship with the Business

o   Strong desire to partner with stakeholders to help them improving their work and use of the application

o   Strong understanding of user expectations, ability to raise clarifications with stakeholders when needed

o   Strong listening skills to gather requirements and understand the technical barriers to project completion

o   Strong to propose multiples solutions which could fit to the Business requirements in order to always help them to be more efficient in their jobs

 

Project Management role

o   Ability to design or to maintain the solution / application accordingly with the company guidelines, mainly on technical side and with special focus on security (example : Chapter Marvel norms, Security constraints)

o   Acts as SPOC for business requirements and represents the end user in the development team

o   Ability to prioritize over many items and meet committed project timelines

o   Ability to manage the governance : Operational Committee (OpCO), Steering committee (Steerco) and monthly reporting (Pyramid)

o   Ability to challenge Business requirements selected and to ensure the corresponding budget and staffing

o   Experience in working with conceptual and physical Data Models, with proven SQL skills

 

Management of the application

Application Manager role

o   Ensure production quality in accordance with business SLA ensuring cost optimization & propose post mortem to follow incidents & remediation actions plans

o   Responsible for certification of product release before user acceptance & compliance with Permanent supervision guidelines

o   Manage the budget (Run & Change)

o   Define & follow the team set up needed in accordance with budget guidelines to recruit, develop, retain and manage the resource needed

o   Manage the relation with Clients & business partners

o   Define and supervise technical and organizational projects by ensuring quality of service and security

 

Business Users assistance

o   Provide application and functional expertise support to Business users, as and when required

o   Strong analytical, problem-solving and troubleshooting skills

o   Ability to make presentations to Business users and to lead regularly workshops with business users.

 

Experience in Agile environment (Jira, Scrum) and ATDD (using Fitnesse for example) would be a plus.

 


Why Join Us

“We are committed to creating a diverse environment and are proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status”.


Business Insight

A 100% owned subsidiary of European banking and financial services major Societe Generale (SG), Societe Generale Global Solution Centre (SG GSC) came into existence in 2000. Established as an offshore development centre in Bangalore, also having a presence in Chennai, SG GSC has 15 years of sustainable delivery expertise to its credit, and develops global best practices to promote the strategic objectives of the Societe Generale Group.

SG GSC possesses in-depth understanding of the business processes and cutting-edge technologies across domains of Societe Generale’s diverse portfolio. We deliver best-in-class solutions to the Group’s entities in the realm of corporate and investment banking, retail banking, specialized financing and insurance, private banking, and global investment management and services.

We place the highest importance on our employees and provide extensive opportunities for career progression and development. SG GSC conforms to the group diversity principles, and has a multi-cultural staff representing seven nationalities, and speaking 20 languages. Women comprise 25% of our workforce.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, sexual or gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Job code: 20000H4B
Business unit: SG Global Solution Centre
Starting date: 01/10/2020
Date of publication: 05/08/2020
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Feature Team Manager

Permanent contract   |   Bangalore   |   Information Technology