Job Details Standard Bank is a firm believer in technical innovation, to help us guarantee exceptional client service and leading edge financial solutions. Our growing global success reflects our commitment to the latest solutions, the best people, and a uniquely flexible and vibrant working culture. To help us drive our success into the future, we are looking for an experienced Portfolio Manager Lead - API's CIB IT, Digital to join our team at our Johannesburg offices. Standard Bank is a leading African banking group focused on emerging markets globally. It has been a mainstay of South Africa's financial system for 150 years, and now spans 16 countries across the African continent.Job PurposeWe are looking for an individual to help us coordinate, align, execute and manage the CIB cloud migration portfolio. This individual will do so by working with the CIO to develop a CIB wide cloud migration and execution strategy, and to prioritise the migration of workloads based on priority customer journeys. This individual will be required to liaise with various application stakeholders, both from a business and technology perspective, as well as the group Cloud COE, to ensure alignment around the migration of workloads according to clearly defined principles. This individual will also be required to build a technical team of cloud specialists that will partner with CIO feature teams to rearchitect workloads to be cloud native, and to ultimately migrate them. This individual should be comfortable with the technical details of migrating the current CIB application landscape to the cloud, and thus they must have the necessary cloud certifications (AWS, Azure) to advise the team on the right approach to tackle any migration. The individual will also be required to, along with the CIO, work with application vendors to manage the migration of vendor-based applications within CIB to either Azure, AWS or vendor managed environment.
Responsibilities + Skills
Ensure the effective implementation of relevant Portfolio Management Office standards and controls to ensure that reporting is done correctly. Provide insight into the monthly management information reporting regarding capacity, data quality and overall performance of the portfolio.
Provide portfolio, programme, project and feature teams support against Portfolio Management methods, standards and on relevant systems. Undertake appropriate action to ensure implementation, maintenance and enhancement of suitable governance and assurance processes.
Develop a long-term relationship with the Portfolio Management capability, the Portfolio Management Leads and the virtual team and the external portfolio stakeholders