Designation : Senior Consultant Specialist
Principal Accountabilities : Key activities and decision making areas
Impact on the Business
Experience in a product development and / or consultancy role;
Keeps up to date with current and future technology trends
Excellent communication and presentation skills;
The ability to guide development teams
Should be able to initiate projects like Proof of concepts / Pilots and implementations if required
Should have working experience in an Agile environment
Perform design, development of the UI components of the platform
Ensure web scale responsive design and implementation.
Understand product vision and business needs to define appropriate User Experience.
Building reusable code and libraries for future use
The UI expert will drive the User Interface design and development of UI components and UI architecture, frameworks and implementation of the same.
Customers / Stakeholders
Engage and manage relationships with senior stakeholders for assigned architecture deliverables / projects;
Engage and manage relationships with third party suppliers;
Contribute to governance and standards for UI architecture involving IT and the business stakeholders where applicable;
Creation of UI architecture and development roadmap
Leadership & Teamwork
Mentor and coach less experienced members of staff;
Productive working relationship with team members
Productive engagement in team functions
Proactively propose team and initiative agendas
Operational Effectiveness & Control
Ensure compliance with all relevant internal instructions (FIMs, GSMs, circulars) and external regulatory requirements, including the management of operational risk and adherence to the Group’s standards of ethical behavior.
To implement the Group compliance policy locally by containing compliance risk in liaison with the Head of Group Compliance, Global Business Compliance Officer, Area Compliance Officer or Local Compliance Officer, ensuring adequate compliance resources and training, fostering a compliance culture and optimizing relations with regulators.
Complete other responsibilities, as assigned.
Assure Architecture identifies control points in accordance with Group FIMs (e.g., reconciliations, access management, etc.)
Assure team completes all Control training by due date
Knowledge & Experience / Qualifications :
Experience of UI performance optimization techniques
Exposure and understanding of usability, accessibility concepts.
Create and maintain required documentation for UI framework.
Ensure clarity on NFR and address non-functional requirements during architecture definition phase.
Proficient in using UML & in application of design patterns.
Demonstrated thought leadership and strategic thinking
Ability to priorities work to successfully deliver service to agreed levels in a diverse and constantly changing technical and business environment
Effectively manage the delivery of services involving elements delivered by other internal / external teams
Have a good knowledge of the Agile project development framework.
Communication and interpersonal skills, including the capacity to articulate the case for IT investments and alternatives in the language of business
Strong leadership and management ability, motivating IT employees
Understand and interpret complex business and IT requirements
Demonstrated ability to assess IT trends
Proven experience in an IT leadership role
Demonstrated ability to rapidly build and maintain relationships with senior key stakeholders
A track record of providing architectural guidance and input to complex programme and projects
A wide knowledge of IT hardware, software, operations and networks
typical qualifications would include an undergraduate and / or post-graduate degree or equivalent experience.