Job Description: Solution Design & System Integration:
Planning, implementing, managing and maintaining the organization's applications and use of technology and business applications. Evaluating and providing recommendations regarding information technology for raised enhancements / projects in Direct Banking Channel applications.
Planning, managing and delivering projects on time and within budgeted cost & time lines
Project Execution, Support and delivery of project on the allocated responsibilities. Providing technology solutions to various business requirements in Net & Mobile area, participate in the discussion with business, manage & align vendors, do cost negotiation & publish TCOs.
Participate in Discussions, Conflict Resolutions, tracking of deliverables, monitor and escalate. Interact with internal and external parties to achieve timely and zero-defect project task executions
Technical Issues analysis skill, Identifying resolutions jointly with Application Vendor and/ or Infra Systems Vendors , Server / OS / Storage experts,etc
Managing vendors effectively for cost negotiation, delivery for new applications, projects & enhancements. Interact with Vendor on-site / Off-Site Delivery Teams for getting deliverables as per Project Timelines, tracking slippages, ensuring quality of deliverables and necessary escalations and arrive at remedial measures. Ensure professional relationships with Vendors / Partners.
Manage users and their expectations in an effective manner in order to have clear requirements, realistic expectations, and user buy in solution resulting in minimum gaps between delivery & expectation.
Implementation of any new enhancements or products on respective Direct Banking Channels :
Projects/Enhancements delivery within schedule time-lines and quality solutions. Assist Seniors in New Initiatives for working out Project Plans, validate infrastructure requirements, Technical details, suggest Costs saving options, etc.
Program Management around Direct Banking Channels:
Timely implementation of all projects per project plans agreed with business.
IT Systems Capacity Planning:
IT Systems capacity planning in-line with new enhancements
Team Building & Mentoring:
Resource retention, all round growth of team members within organizational framework
To ensure implementation of SOX Policies and Procedures within my function and going forward to ensure compliance to all regulatory, ITIL, COBIT and RBI guidelines
Technical Skills Cryptographic technologies. Knowledge of Message protocols (DDC, NDC, ISO8583, XML). Two Tire, Three Tire and Multi-Tire server architecture. Basic Network Concepts (X.25, TCPIP), RDBMS (Oracle / MSSql) on Windows Platform, Web technology basic concepts.
Special Domain - EFT Switching, Debit/ Virtual/ Prepaid Cards Apps, VISA/ Master Card Interchanges, Simulators, EMV, Data security methods & concepts using HSM, SSM technology
Technical Skills - Experience in Object oriented methodologies, Web JAVA/J2EE/JSP/SERVLET/XML, Websphere, Weblogic, UNIX/Linux/AIX, Oracle, IBM MQ, Servers, etc..
Mobility Technologies Understanding on Android, iOS, Windows, Blackberry development environment, Objective C, C sharp, IBM Worklight, Kony, Appcelarator
Special Domain Digital Banking, Netbanking, Mobile Banking, Payments IMPS/RTGS/NEFT, Mobile Wallets, Mobile Apps, Alerts, SMS / Missed Call / USSD Banking, Video Banking