Manager, Technology Platforms

Location Hong Kong
Experience level Experienced Hire
Job details sector Information Technology
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·        Work with internal (including but not limited to Regional IT and AXATech and external IT Solution Providers to provide application solution estimation for all system development work

·        Encapsulate technical details of the solution, translate and communicate them as benefits and risks to allow business to evaluate solutions in business perspective

·        Accountable for delivering / developing application solutions to meet agreed baseline estimate

·        Ensure application solution meet AXA’s policies, standards and quality requirement

·        Support Project Managers in managing scope, schedule, and cost throughout the project delivery life cycle across multiple medium to large scale IT projects

·        Manage technical issues and mitigate technical risks

·        Manage maintenance work transition from Solution Providers to the Production Support team

·        Communicate confirmed scope and schedule change of IT projects with Solution Providers

·        Approve software migration package prepared by Solution Providers

·        Coordinate with Release Management for production migration and promotion

 


  • University degree in Computer Science or related fields
  • A minimum of 10 years experience in IT solution delivery, with a minimum of 3 years in a supervisory role managing a team of subordinates to deliver IT solutions. Preferably in insurance & financial services field
  • Experience in managing external vendors to deliver applications that meet company defined quality standards
  • Strong solution delivery management skills and experience, and a proven track record of implementing multiple medium to large-scale systems in parallel
  • Solid experience of managing and coordinating delivery resources from multiple teams, onshore and offshore, in-house and vendor
  • Solid experience in managing solution delivery through outsourcing arrangement and offshore development centre
  • Experience in various domains of Insurance solution delivery (for example, distribution systems, customer facing mobile applications, web applications, etc).
  • Strong inter-personal and presentation skills
  • Excellent verbal and written English communication
  • Fluent in English

 



Would you like to wake up every day driven and inspired by our noble mission and to work together as one global team to empower people to live a better life? Here at AXA we strive to lead the transformation of our industry. We are looking for talented individuals who come from varied backgrounds, think differently and want to be part of this exciting transformation by challenging the status quo so we can push AXA - a leading global brand and one of the most innovative companies in our industry - onto even greater things.

 

In a fast-evolving world and with a presence in 64 countries, our 166,000 employees and exclusive distributors anticipate change to offer services and solutions tailored to the current and future needs of our 103 million customers.


AXA Hong Kong, a member of the AXA Group, prides itself of serving over 1 million customers in Hong Kong and Macau. Besides being one of the largest health protection providers in Hong Kong, it is also the number 1 General Insurance provider1 and a market leader in motor insurance.

AXA Hong Kong is committed to helping its customers achieve stability and prosperity through providing a comprehensive range of life, health, property and casualty protection, as well as wealth management and retirement solutions.
We believe it is our inherent responsibility to support the communities we operate in, hence creating a sustainable business via constant and considerable contribution in the dimensions of health, environment and the community.

AXA is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to promote Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) by creating a work environment where all employees are treated with dignity, respect, and where individual differences are valued. We welcome and treasure diverse profiles to join our big family, and to build an inclusive culture together which allows everyone to maximize their personal potential.


1Based on 2013 Office of the Commissioner of Insurance market share statistics


We offer excellent career prospects and attractive remuneration package to the right candidates.