UBS Financial Services Head of IT Change in Beijing, China

Your role:

Do you have a knack for leading and managing technology change in a complex global environment? Are you able to manage projects efficiently? We’re looking for someone like you who can help us:

– Coach and develop project management discipline and thinking within team

– Manage a portfolio of change across multiple business lines together with regional partners

– determine required IT business solutions and assist in implementing them

– conduct requirements-gathering activities, like evaluating services, using a variety of internal and external data and conducting end user interviews

– support the business engineering by describing the business processes, including the organizational structures involved

– own project management and quality control

– ensure strict adherence to internal polices and software development lifecycle procedure compliance

– identify people and systems impacted by functional and non-functional requirements

– contribute expertise to the management of existing and new IT products and services

– define workarounds for known errors and initiate process improvements

What we offer:

Together. That’s how we do things. We offer people around the world a supportive, challenging and diverse working environment. We value your passion and commitment, and reward your performance.

Keen to achieve the work-life agility that you desire? We're open to discussing how this could work for you (and us).

Take the next step:

Are you truly collaborative? Succeeding at UBS means respecting, understanding and trusting colleagues and clients. Challenging others and being challenged in return. Being passionate about what you do. Driving yourself forward, always wanting to do things the right way. Does that sound like you? Then you have the right stuff to join us. Apply now.

Disclaimer / Policy Statements:

UBS is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We respect and seek to empower each individual and support the diverse cultures, perspectives, skills and experiences within our workforce.

Your team:

You’ll be working in the bank IT team in Beijing. We are working together with aspiration to provide trusted IT services and project support to the bank to support the ambitious growth plan of wealth management business in China.

Your expertise:

You have:

– experience on deployment and support core banking system, wealth management applications and regulatory applications

– the ability to interpret a set of technical requirements and develop robust solutions

– good understanding of the software development lifecycle

– strong analytical, problem-solving and synthesizing skills

– strong project management capability, with track record in managing large scale projects

– have good discipline in risk control to achieve high standard in a highly regulated environment

– experience working in global matrixed environments

– working knowledge of multiple software development and project management methodologies including Waterfall, Scrum/Agile, Design Thinking, Design for Six-Sigma

You are:

– passionate about supporting the development of IT systems and applications

– technically savvy with an appreciation for IT capability

– adaptable, able to work across teams and functions

– a confident communicator that can explain technology to non-technical audiences

– fluent in English and Mandarin

About us:

Expert advice. Wealth management. Investment banking. Asset management. Retail banking in Switzerland. And all the support functions. That's what we do. And we do it for private and institutional clients as well as corporations around the world.

We are about 60,000 employees in all major financial centers, in more than 50 countries. Do you want to be one of us?

Your colleagues:

Job Reference #: 171373BR

Business Divisions: Corporate Center

Title: Head of IT Change

City: Beijing

Job Type: Full Time

Country / State: China

Function Category: Information Technology (IT)