Head of Regulatory Systems, Business & Technology Solutions
Grade & Definition
Managing Consultant - Substantial experience between 10-15 years in their specialist field. In depth knowledge of the financial services and/or regulatory sector and of current policy and political issues affecting it. Previous experience in managing at least five major projects, preferably in the financial services and/or regulatory sector.
Purpose of the Role
Interim leadership of the Regulatory Systems product area. This role reports to the CIO and is responsible for overseeing the management and delivery of all change and run capability for the following Product teams: Case and Risk Management, Data and Analytics, and Investment and Intelligence.
The role will develop and maintain cohesive technology roadmaps covering all systems / platforms within Regulatory Systems to keep the company's IT relevant and secure. Leading a team of approximately 100, the person appointed will ensure consistent and effective service management and service operations across all of the above product groups, as well as playing a key leadership role as a member of BTS SLT.
Other responsibilities may be assigned during the contract period.
Knowledge & Experience Requirements
Knowledge of financial services/regulatory sector.
Proven track record of working within a large standards-based corporate environment where the propensity to work to tight deadlines is important.
Strong technical skills and experience of modern methods of software development within a risk conscious organisation, ideally delivering software to regulated environments.
Experience of leading and embedding a DevOps, agile methods, LEAN principles and Continuous Delivery practices within a complex landscape, coupled with expertise in areas such as capacity planning, change delivery and product build and test settings.
High level of energy, strong intellect and gravitas, coupled with well-developed communication skills; proven ability in building effective and successful relationships with senior stakeholders across an organisation.
Demonstrable collaborative supplier management skills; building strong relationships with partners.
Experience, character and personality to deal with the pressures associated with complex and fast paced change, coupled with the ability to work to challenging deadlines and competing priorities.
Competent in the creation and operation of complex, internet-scale digital products and services.
Skills & Qualifications Requirements
A degree in a technology discipline or equivalent experience.
Internal Number: 5352029
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