Incorporated in 1984, main board-listed Singapore Press Holdings Ltd (SPH) is Asia’s leading media organisation, engaging minds and enriching lives across multiple languages and platforms. SPH's core business is publishing of newspapers, magazines and books in both print and digital editions. It also owns other digital products, online classifieds, radio stations and outdoor media. On the property front, SPH owns 70% in a real estate investment trust called SPH REIT which comprises Paragon, a premier upscale retail mall and medical suite/office property in Orchard Road and The Clementi Mall, a mid-market suburban mall. SPH also owns and operates The Seletar Mall. It built an upmarket residential condominium, Sky@eleven, at Thomson Road, and is developing a new commercial cum residential site at Woodleigh Road. It also has a stake in Chinatown Point.
It is in the aged care sector and owns Orange Valley, Singapore’s largest private nursing home operator.
SPH runs a regional events and conferences arm, and a chain of Buzz retail outlets. It also invested in the education business.
For more information, please visit www.sph.com.sg
You will manage a team in the development, implementation and maintenance of business application systems used in the company
You will be responsible for solution and design reviews, integration and data approach, release management methodology, fit/gap analysis of product capabilities, adoption approach, and best practices related to use selected product
You will manage all phases of the application development life cycle, ensuring that project scope, schedule and deliverables are met
You will liaise and work with vendors to drive project schedule and deliverables
IT or equivalent degree from a reputable university
8 - 10 years of experience in application development environment, with at least 3 years in project lead capacity. Experience in vendor management will be an advantage
Extensive experience in preparing infrastructure architecture design, landscape designs, creating diagrams and writing technical specification documents
Advanced experience writing configuration documents, preparing technical and functional specification documents
Experience in application development on the PHP and Java platforms, using relational database
Advanced experience creating and supporting custom web services
Demonstrated proficiency with in the supporting the following applications: Cognos BI software, Point of Sales System, Supply Chain Management System, CRM System, Sales Order Processing System
Highly independent and resourceful
Possess good communication and interpersonal skills to manage project team, software vendors and end users
Excellent communication skills (written and verbal)
A planner with strong facilitation skills
(Only shortlisted candidates will be notified)