Web & Emerging Services - Engineering Manager

JP Morgan
Competitive + Benefits
13 Sep 2016
25 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Global Technology Infrastructure (GTI) is the technology infrastructure organization for the firm, delivering a wide range of products and services, and partnering with all lines of business to provide high quality service delivery, exceptional project execution and financially disciplined approaches and processes in the most cost effective manner. The objective of GTI is to balance both business alignment and the centralized delivery of core products and services across then firm. GTI is designed to address the unique infrastructure needs of specific lines of business and the demand to leverage economies of scale across the firm. The Integrated Compute Services (ICS) team provides engineering and build services across the range of distributed technologies. This position will be responsible for managing all aspects of web project delivery focusing from Build through to application deployment, go live and handover to the operate team. The position will include the management of the EMEA regional team responsible for web technologies and will also feed into the global organization and be expected to contribute to innovation, planning and process improvement. The Candidate should have current experience in delivering infrastructure projects built on a variety of distributed platforms, and the proven ability to balance development with infrastructure driven priorities. A qualified candidate will have experience in staff management, delivery management, service improvement planning and execution, and metrics analysis/review. The role demands a high level of interaction with the clients and senior level GTI management to ensure correct solutions are implemented and client needs are met in timely manner. Additional skills/responsibilities include: Significant previous experience in Technical Management in a Financial Services organization Experience with web technologies and/or wintel and unix operating systems Proven experience in managing teams and working in a matrixed organization Proven record in driving change within an organization Ability to travel domestic and globally Manage a diverse team of engineers responsible for delivering Web infrastructure components across multiple applications Serve as technical and management escalation point in region for business impacting issues related to Web technology deployment. Serve as senior global escalation point during working hours Accountable for ensuring the compliance with security policies and various regulatory requirements Work closely with members of our engineering and capacity and optimization groups to help define the platforms and tools used in our production environment Promote consistency, standardization and efficiency within the environments managed Managing the team through productivity metrics and actively driving up the productivity per capita in terms of the number of builds, testing activities and changes completed per period Work with development teams to understand their goals and contribute to their discussions with the GTI Architecture team if required. Manage supply and demand of technical resources in partnership with the global Web team. Leverage, develop, and execute against a global strategy for technologies in the firm Develop strong client relationships and grow to be trusted advisor to the clients in this capacity Effectively manage the cost and budget for the group and contribute toward achieving the various financial and resource target Drive automation, workflow, and standardization across the global team Develop, lead, cross-train, and motivate a global team of engineers, while participating in a global management team Manage resource capacity within the regional team, aligning team resources to projects based on priority and availability This job was originally posted as www.cwjobs.co.uk/job/66599326

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