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A multi-award winner which was voted the best recruitment agency for IT & Engineering positions in Singapore by HRM Asia Awards 2016. We have been providing technology talent management solutions in Singapore since 2007. As the technology experts, we have an enviable position as one of Singapore’s most reputable technology recruitment agencies.

Competency Manager (Insurance/Distribution)

Keywords / Skills

Technical manager,Senior manager,Waterfall,Agile,Scrum,JEE,Team Management,Vendor Management,Contract Management,BAU,Software Development Manager,Product Manager,Distribution Management,Channel Management,POS,Point Of Sale

Job Description

Job Summary
A exciting opportunity with a leading insurance company to lead one of their largest market verticals in bringing next generation technology as part of their transformation journey.

You are responsible from the administration and direction of enterprise applications and drive its projects across the whole life cycle from planning, implementation to BAU.

Mandatory Skillsets
  • A leader with degree in Information Technology or Computer Science; 
  • At least 10 years of experience in Application Development & Management with good people and team management skills; 
  • Strong Outsourcing and Vendor Management with at least 5 years of experience in managing contracts and vendors; 
  • Excellent working knowledge & experience in technologies such as: Java, .NET framework, MVC, VB.NET, HTML, CSS, C#, SOAP, HTML5, REST, XML. JSON ; 
  • Strong technical knowledge and software development fundamentals with good experience in software development life cycle,project management principles and methodologies i.e. Waterfall and Agile; 
  • Excellent communication and stakeholder management skills; 
  • A proactive individual able to lead the change and take necessary risk and challenge situations & come up with solutions.
Desired Skillsets
  • PMP Certified; 
  • Banking / Insurance / Financial Services industry experience.
Roles & Responsibilities
  • Be the leader and provide guidance to the development team to grow the design and solutions within the business domain; 
  • Work with multiple technical managers/IT teams in developing & transforming legacy technologies and leading initiatives with new technologies; 
  • Manage multiple team be it internal or external outsource technical resources in successful delivery of projects; 
  • Explore and evaluate new technologies to help the business and the processes, justifying and gathering consensus with senior management and project stakeholders; 
  • Develop and maintain best standards and practices for enterprise application development; 
  • Manage new enhancements and developments for respective insurance applications using Service Oriented Architecture approach; 
  • Monitor & track application competencies, make system improvements & score high in developing better competencies in the development process; 
  • Provide production support to ensuring the development is in line with set SLA's.  

Should you be interested in this opportunity, please send your updated resume to at the earliest. Confidentiality is assured, and only short-listed candidates will be notified.

EA License: 07C5639

Company Name

Sciente International Pte Ltd


• Banking/ Financial Services • Insurance




• Team Leader/ Technical Leader • Project Management • VP Technology / CTO / CIO

Ref Code

Posted On

9th Mar 2018

About Sciente International
Established in early 2007, we are a multi-award winning ISO 9001:2008 certified Technology Recruitment & Talent Search Specialist.

Our team is self-driven with dreams, uncompromising values and a purpose.

We are led by diverse, passionate, professional & ethical leaders from IT industry with deep technology & industry domain knowledge. Every member of our team has an excellent track record in making a difference in the industry within a high performance environment. Our laser-like focus in technology within chosen industries, coupled with our consultative approach through client alignment methodology adds immense value to our clients and makes us very unique in the market place.

For us, partnership with clients, accuracy in the right match and quick turn-around time are everything. Professionally, we strive to be the largest firm in “Technology Talent Search & Recruitment”.

Our passion is to create a high performance venture with a difference and in doing the right things based on our core values. We are absolutely committed to deliver beyond satisfaction to make a real impact to our Clients’ business and to make a difference in the Community we live in.

At Sciente International, in brief, we make our clients’ lives easier in the area of Technology Talent Acquisition and IT Talent management solutions.

Lastly, being a member of a hybrid Sciente organisation, our successful & profit making business sponsors the social innovations and community services to achieve an objective and a purpose, which are much larger than business.

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EA license no. 07C5639

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