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Technical Project Manager, National Digital ID (MyInfo)

Government Technology Agency (GovTech)
Keywords / Skills : Technical Project Manager, National Digital ID (MyInfo)
5 - 12 years
Posted: 20th Mar 2017

Industry
Government / Public Sector/ Defence
Function
IT
Role
Project Management
Posted On
20th Mar 2017
Job Ref code
40015207
Job Description

Do you want to transform the lives of citizens through the next generation platform? If you do, join us for an opportunity to make a difference. We are seeking a Technical Project Manager to join our dynamic team to work on a state-of-the-art, next generation National Digital Identity platform that will profoundly transform the lives of citizens by enabling the secure and seamless delivery of personalized online digital experiences.  If you are looking for opportunities to collaborate with leading industry experts and be surrounded by highly motivated and talented peers, this is the place for you.
The Technical Project Manager is responsible for the overall success of a project by ensuring that projects are delivered on time, within budget, meet business requirements and comply with IT governance framework, including security and resilience.  
 
What to Expect:
  • Ensure that projects are executed based on the project plan and schedule to meet identified business needs, within agreed parameters of cost, duration and quality
  • Identify potential project risks and its implication to the organisation and to recommend mitigating measures
  • Establish appropriate project organisation structure and define the change management and communication plan to engage and set expectations of stakeholders
  • Effectively engage and manage the External Service Provider(s) to deliver ICT solutions and services. This includes procurement, contract management and transition management
  • Understand the IT management policy, quality management policy and security guidelines to ensure the development processes and procedures and system are designed to comply with these policy and guidelines
  • Communicate and present to senior decision makers, stakeholders and management forums on project progress and issues with respect to business objectives
  • Understand the business objective and needs, plan and lead the development of a feasible business case and budget for the ICT system
  • Understand the sources of funding and their review cycle to develop action plan to obtain funding
  • Manage and execute the procurement life cycle; procurement approach, specifications, evaluation & clarification, recommendation and contracting in a timely and quality manner
  • Plan and develop strategy for system maintenance to meet the business objectives
  • Plan and implement operation processes and procedures to manage the day to day operation of the system to meet the business operation objectives on systems availability
  • Manage project costs, including change requests/service requests, to ensure that projects achieve their planned benefits within budget
  • How to Succeed:
  • Graduate Degree in Computer/Computer Science or Electronics Engineering or Information Technology or equivalent
  • Minimum 3-5 years of working experience
  • Hands-on experience in at least one full project development life cycle
  • Understanding of technical concepts like Cryptography, REST APIs and HTTP protocol.
  • Advantageous to have:
  • Project Management Experience
  • Project Management related certification such as CITPM, COMIT or PMI
  • Prior experience working in a product management environment
  • Government ICT project delivery experience
  • Public-facing digital services experience
  • Vendor management or sub-contractor management experience
  • Experience with ICT Security, Cryptography, Digital Encryption/Signature, REST API
  • Strong analytical, conceptualisation and problem solving skills
  • Results and customer oriented
  • Team player with strong organization and people management skills
  • Excellent written, verbal communication, presentation and negotiation skills 
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    About Company
    The Government Technology Agency (GovTech) aims to transform the delivery of Government digital services by taking an "outside-in" view, putting citizens and businesses at the heart of everything we do. We also develop the Smart Nation infrastructure and applications, and facilitate collaboration with citizens and businesses to co-develop technologies. Join us as we support Singapore's vision of building a Smart Nation - a nation of possibilities empowered through info-communications technology and related engineering.
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