Provide guidance in establishing architecture policies, standards, processes and platform to drive scalability, support strategic plans while contributing to overall IT strategies.
Ensure IT operations teams have appropriate architecture frameworks that govern project architecture and design while ensuring consistency in design, reducing risks and resolving design issues.
Ensure governance mechanism like review boards, principles are maintained and supported.
Provide direction and advise on organization-wide technology change requests in addition to working closely with local technology team on design approvals of solution, service and vendor selections.
Work with product and technology teams to ensure designs are in line with the EA framework hike providing design authority and delivery.
Partner with business in the delivery of solutions and results through technology enhancements, development and implementation.
Understand the impact of technology and technology landscape of SPH
Conduct current state assessment for EA and API practice in the organisation, identify the gaps and produce improvement roadmap/plan
A bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent discipline.
Familiar and trained in EA Framework (e.g. TOGAF).
Ten or more years in the IT field, with at least four to five years in similar role.
Have proven track record of success in an Enterprise Architect role with strong experience in delivering enterprise architecture, governance services and architecture strategy advisory.
Other functional experience, particularly in the IT infrastructure, licensing, IT support and development are highly desirable and beneficial.
Demonstrated ability to achieve superior results from leading the IT operation teams.
Developed an effective IT service delivery strategy that had a high impact in a similar capacity.
Familiar in modern technology stack such as cloud, microservices, dockers, kubernetes, CI/CD, test automation etc.
Familiar with customer facing Web and Mobile solutions as well as Enterprise Apps such as SAP, SalesForce etc.
Experience with API (e.g. OpenAPI, API gateway) is a plus
Good presentation skills and able to engage senior stakeholders (both business and technology)